The Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) and the Asian Development Bank held a seminar in Hanoi on July 17, discussing the development of high-quality workforce for Vietnam’s sustainable development.
PSNews - Google Doodles on July 16 honored Hoi An ancient town on its Vietnamese homepage, a World Cultural Heritage recognized by the UNESCO and named the ancient town “The world's most charming city 2019” by readers of Travel + Leisure in July 2019.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance (VCA) to compile a “white book” on the country’s collective economy and cooperatives.
Ho Chi Minh City will begin implementing preferential policies from July 15 to attract and retain talented people who can contribute to the city’s economic, social and cultural development.
PSNews - The Ministry of Education and Training announced the results of the Vietnamese team participating in the 50th International Physics Olympiad (IPhO) which concluded in Tel Aviv, Israel, on July 14.
PSNews - From December 20 to 24 the biennial Da Lat Flower Festival 2019 will be held in Da Lat City, Lam Dong province, promising to bring a fragrant blossom to the Central Highlands city.
The Red Journey voluntary blood donation campaign was held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on July 14, attract a large number of youth union members, young people, members of armed forces and teachers.
A ceremony was held in the capital city of Hanoi on July 13 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its recognition as ‘City for Peace’ by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) (July 16).
The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the People’s Committee of the northern province of Thai Nguyen on July 12 held a ceremony to start the Vietnam Summer Camp 2019.
The northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh has completed land clearance for the construction of Van Don – Mong Cai highway, a local official has said.
The overseas Vietnamese Association in Poland has contributed to improving the position and prestige of the Vietnamese community in the host country.
The Binh Thuan Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in collaboration with the province’s tourism association, co-hosted a talk on July 9 to focus on developing tourism whilst simultaneously boosting environmental protection through the fight against plastic waste.
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh has spent over 62 billion VND (2.66 million USD) to boost the socio-economic development among the Khmer community, according to the provincial Committee of Ethnic Affairs.
Dr. Le Van Tuan, Deputy Director of the Authority of Radio Frequency Management under the Ministry of Information and Communications, has been elected as Chairman of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Wireless Group (AWG) for the 2019-2022 term.
PSNews – Tan Cang 63, a modern ship equipped with remote-controlled super-diving equipment was mobilized to join a search and rescue mission of 9 missing Vietnamese fishermen near Bach Long Vi island.
PSNews -The competition aims to improve awareness about social integration for people with disabilities and broadcast information on products and services helping their accessibility.
Vietnam has been named as one of ten best countries for expatriate workers thanks to its colourful culture and friendly locals, according to the HSBC’s Expat 2019 Global Report.
The Ministry of Transport is drafting a decree, stipulating stiffer fines for some of the most dangerous traffic law violations, especially on highways.
PSNews - In the golden sunshine of the summer, "little policemen" were enthusiastically drilling in unarmed police regulations and martial arts, part of a training program for children named “Learn to be a police officer” organized by the Hanoi Municipal Police Department.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung, who is chairman of the national steering committee for natural disaster control, has sent a public dispatch to 28 northern and north-central provinces and centrally-run cities as well as relevant agencies urging them to get ready for the upcoming typhoon Mun.