Hanoi to inspect violations in forest use

19/10/2018 11:39

Hanoi authorities have ordered a comprehensive inspection on the use and management of protection forest in Minh Phu and Minh Tri communes in Soc Son district to tackle long-standing violations.

Joint initiative in Hanoi to make internet more gender equal

19/10/2018 22:05

PSNews - The Swedish Embassy, UNDP, UN Women, civil society organisations, business community and local media are cooperating with Wikimedia to highlight achievements of women from Vietnam on the occasion of the National Women’s Day (20 October). 

Young Vietnamese leaders set sail

19/10/2018 17:56

As many as 28 Vietnamese young leaders will embark on a 52-day voyage with their regional peers with the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Programme (SSEAYP) from October 23 to December 13.

Kids to be prioritised for kidney transplant

18/10/2018 22:26

Child patients will be given priority in kidney transplants when there is a brain-dead or non-heart-beating donor under a new agreement on organ transplantation between three major hospitals in HCM City.

Boat explosion in Quang Ngai injures at least 14

18/10/2018 22:25

Six fishermen that were left injured and one tragically died in a fishing vessel explosion on October 17 in An Hai commune, Ly Son island in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai have overcome critical conditions after being hospitalized at Da Nang Hospital.

Drug traffickers arrested in Bac Kan province

18/10/2018 15:38

Police in Bach Thong district, the northern province of Bac Kan, on October 16 arrested three men who smuggled 198 bricks of heroin from Laos into Vietnam. The drug was believed to be forwarded to China.

Traffic Safety Festival held in North Central Region

18/10/2018 09:18

PSNews - The National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) in collaboration with the Thua Thien Hue Provincial People's Committee held the Traffic Safety Festival 2018 for the North Central Region on October 16.

Women in Vietnam Conference opens in HCM City

17/10/2018 09:27

The Australian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City organised the Women in Vietnam Conference in the city on October 16 as an activity to mark the Vietnamese Women’s Day (October 20).

Vietnam - Japan health examination center inaugurated in HCM City

16/10/2018 22:03

PSNews - The Cho Ray Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) in collaboration with Japan’s International University of Health and Welfare on October 14 held the inauguration ceremony of the Vietnam - Japan health examination center, with the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh.

Over 22,400 Vietnamese students study in US

16/10/2018 15:09

More than 22,440 Vietnamese youths studied in the US in the 2016-2017 academic year, a rise of 4.8 percent year-on-year, according to the US Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City.