Despite great efforts taken by Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities to fight flooding, many flood-control projects have been delayed by administrative procedures.
At least 30 miners were killed and 13 others went missing in a landslide, triggered by Typhoon Mangkhut, in Itogon town, the Philippines’ northern province of Benguet
Thirteen people were killed and three others were injured severely after a concrete mixer truck crashed into a passenger car in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau on September 15.
A ceremony to inaugurate the President Ho Chi Minh bust took place in Guadalajara city in Mexico’s Jalisco state on September 14.
Northern and north-central localities have taken measures to prepare themselves for super typhoon Mangkhut, which is forecast to bring heavy rains and whirlwind to the regions on September 17-18.
Localities need to be fully prepared for evacuations of residents from dangerous areas and to enact plans to ensure the safety of reservoirs as super typhoon Mangkhut bears down on the East Sea.
The central province of Quang Tri on September 15 inaugurated the Fidel Park to mark 45 years since Cuban leader Fidel Castro’s visit to the liberated region in southern Vietnam in 1973.
The capital city of Hanoi is eyeing fees on personal vehicles entering the city centre in an attempt to curb worsening traffic and pollution.
The Vietnamese Government Office and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on September 14 signed a Record of Discussion for Project to Build Professional and Efficient State Operation for Improvement of Business Environment.
Super Typhoon Mangkhut is forecast to hit the northern mainland of Vietnam on September 17 and 18, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHF).
On September 13, trainees and staff at KOTO Van Mieu Restaurant warmly welcomed Australian Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, with a cooking session, followed by lunch prepared by KOTO trainees.
A ceremony was held on the morning of September 13 at the martyrs’ cemetery in Hong Son commune of Ham Thuan Bac district in Binh Thuan province to rebury the remains of 9 soldiers who died in the region during the past resistance wars.
PSNews – A Republic of Korea (RoK) naval destroyer, named Moon Mu The Great, with 302 officers and crewmembers on board, docked at Tien Sa Port on September 11, beginning a four-day visit to the central city of Danang.
Competent forces of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are planting friendship trees at the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction.
More than 500 young people of the northern province of Vinh Phuc attended a local traffic safety campaign launched on September 12 by Honda Vietnam Co. LTd. and the provincial People’s Committee.
PSNews - The Pharmed & Healthcare Vietnam 2018 exhibition themed "One destination to see and experience everything" will be held from September 19 to 22 at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC), District 7, Ho Chi Minh City.
Mental health issues are widespread and increasing in Vietnam, particularly among young people, experts said.
The ASOCIO Smart City Summit 2018 will be held in Hanoi from September 18-19, themed “Creating Smarter and Securer Cities by Digital Solutions”.
The Supreme People’s Procuracy of Vietnam (SPPV) and the National Prosecuting Authority of South Africa (NPA) have agreed to cooperate in crime combat through rapid and effective criminal judicial assistance.
ROKS Moon Mu The Great, a Republic of Korea (RoK) navy destroyer with 302 officers and crewmembers on board, docked at Tien Sa Port on September 11, beginning a four-day visit to the central city of Da Nang from September 11-14.