Vietnamese overseas agencies care for Vietnamese citizens

04/12/2017 21:13

The Vietnamese Embassy in the Philippines has repatriated the body of a Vietnamese sailor who died of illness after being rescued from militant group Abu Sayyaf, according to the Consular Department under the Foreign Ministry.

Japan funds over $ 640,000 for various projects in Vietnam

02/12/2017 19:23

PSNews – The Embassy of Japan in Vietnam signed an aid agreement on December 1 to fund the construction of a model kitchen in Hoang Van Thu primary school, Lang Son province and 7 other projects within the framework of a non-refundable aid package from the Government of Japan.

5 Phu Yen fishermen returning home from the Philippines

01/12/2017 09:17

PSNews - The Vietnamese Embassy in the Philippines together with Philippine functional agencies on November 29 held a ceremony to send back five Vietnamese fishermen and fishing vessel No. PY-96173-TS registered by Phu Yen province to Vietnam from Sual Port, Pangasinan Province.

Population law must protect elderly: experts

30/11/2017 20:49

The nation’s population policy must be integrated with other socio-economic factors including national defence and security to ensure rapid and sustainable development, experts said at a meeting in Hanoi on November 29.

Hanoi’s National Assembly deputies meet voters

30/11/2017 14:59

PSNews - Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee and head of the delegation of Hanoi’s National Assembly deputies, Hoang Trung Hai met and worked with voters in Long Bien district on November 28. 

Standards for Internet users in Vietnam discussed

30/11/2017 10:21

PSNews – 2017 has marked 20 years since the Internet first came to Vietnam. By now, the number of Internet users in Vietnam has reached 54% of the population. Although the internet has brought about many benefits, there are still several issues related to the use of the internet, particularly in sharing information on social networks. 

Scholarships presented to students in Phu Yen

30/11/2017 10:14

PSNews - Former Vice President Truong My Hoa on November 27 attended a ceremony in Tuy Hoa city (Phu Yen) and presented 50 scholarships from the Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund and 90 scholarships from the “For beloved Hoang Sa-Truong Sa” Club to Phu Yen students.

Mekong Delta preserves water-related cultural values

29/11/2017 21:08

The preservation and promotion of water cultural values in the Mekong Delta have become more urgent than ever before under the impacts of the fourth industrial revolution and international integration as well as the global climate change, heard a workshop in Can Tho city on November 28.

JICA's support on low carbon technology assessment

28/11/2017 17:42

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) and
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) co-organized a final workshop on November 28 to share the results of the Low Carbon Technology Assessment. 

UN allocates US$ 4 million for emergency disaster response in Viet Nam

28/11/2017 14:38

Following the devastating impact of Typhoon Damrey in Viet Nam, the United Nations (UN) has approved an additional allocation of US$ 4.21 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to provide life-saving assistance to 150,000 people, including 46,973 children, in six affected provinces.