Experts gathered at a workshop in Hanoi on June 15 to discuss activities to adapt to climate change in the agricultural sector to implement the Paris Agreement.
The northern region, including Hanoi, is forecast to see heavy rains in several days to come, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.
PSNews-More than 60 awards have been presented to outstanding teams and individuals, including those who were younger-age participants or groups and teachers actively participating in the contest “Programming with Kodu - Smart Cities”.
PSNews –Echigo ship of the Japanese Coast Guard Force on June 13th docked at Tien Sa port and started its seven-day visit to Da Nang city.
PSNews - Ho Chi Minh City’s Pedestrian Book Street has welcomed over 1.2 million visitors in the first 6 months of 2017, and the street sees 10,000 visits on a weekend day on average.
Nearly 80 apartment buildings in Hanoi violate fire safety regulations according to the Hanoi Fire Prevention and Fighting Police Department.
Vietnam and Bangladesh two countries with the lowest adult obesity rate at 1 percent, according to the latest global study released on June 12.
HCM City has 40 landslide locations including 23 dangerous areas near rivers and canals in eight districts, according to the city’s Department of Transport.
The national housing development strategy targets having 12.5 million square metres of social and affordable housing by 2020.
PSNews - The southern province of Binh Phuoc on June 9 held a ceremony to rebury remains of 122 volunteer soldiers, who laid down their lives in wartime in Cambodia, at the provincial martyrs' cemetery.
PSNews - The Indonesian Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries in coordination with relevant units handed over 695 Vietnamese fishermen to the Vietnam Coast Guard Authority on June 9th. The return was taken place at Batam Island, Indonesia.
PSNews – The Dong Hoi Municipal Police on June 8 caught Le Ngoc Son, residing in Dong Hoi city, Quang Binh province red-handed, carrying nearly 6,000 pink drug pills, when he was dealing with his partners near a weighing station near Dong Hoi city.
PSNews - Honda Vietnam (HVN) has just closed its fiscal year 2016 with a record sales of motorbike, reaching 2.17 million units, increased 7% year on year while its market share represented 69.3%.
PSNews - In response to the World Blood Donor Day, on June 8th, Hai Phong city held a meeting to honor local blood donors in 2016 and the beginning of 2017.
Tens of thousands gathered on June 10 at the Keraki Street Event Square in Yoyogi Park in Tokyo, Japan just a short 10-minute walk from JR Harajuku Station for the opening of Vietnam Festival 2017.
There is no evidence to show that northern Vietnam’s recent record-breaking hot weather - the hottest in 45 years - will repeat again this summer, Le Thanh Hai, Deputy General Director of the National Hydro-Meteorological Centre, told Suc Khoe&Doi Song (Health and Life) newspaper.
Ho Chi Minh City supports the opening of a direct air route to Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic, said Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
Dengue fever cases are on the rise in Hanoi, as weather has been favourable to the development of infected mosquitoes.
PSNews – Senior Colonel Pham Van Su, Deputy Director of the Hoa Binh Police Department, said that the investigation team had reconstructed the incident scene to find out the origin of 8 deaths at Hoa Binh General Hospital.
The HCM City People’s Committee has instructed District 8 authorities to speed up land acquisition and compensation payment to enable the construction of an aromatic substances and chemical trading centre by the beginning of next year.