Two arrested for alleged rule violations in Mobifone

15/11/2018 16:41

Former General Director of State-run telecom firm Mobifone Cao Duy Hai and an incumbent Deputy General Director of the company Pham Thi Phuong Anh have been arrested in connection with violations of rules on public investment capital at the firm. 

CPTPP expected to help Vietnam modernise labour laws

14/11/2018 19:46

In addition to trade and investment opportunities, the participation in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will offer Vietnam a chance to modernise its labour laws and industrial relations system, thus creating sustainable jobs and bringing practical benefits to workers.

Cao Bang proposes to build 21,000 billion VND expressway

14/11/2018 17:29

PSNews – The Cao Bang Provincial People's Committee has proposed to build Dong Dang (Lang Son Province) - Tra Linh (Cao Bang Province) Expressway in the form of Public–Private Partnership (PPP) with total investment of nearly 21,000 billion VND.

One dead as fire engulfs house in Ca Mau

14/11/2018 16:50

A fire broke out at a house in Hung My commune, Cai Nuoc district, Ca Mau province on November 13, killing an 11-year old girl, according to the Cai Nuoc district People’s Committee.

Ha Long City to intensify check of local tourist cruise ships

14/11/2018 09:21

PSNews – From November 15 to December 25, the authority of Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province in collaboration with local functional forces will carry out a general inspection of tourist cruise ships operating in Ha Long Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay.

Vietnam National University ranks among world’s best in Physics

14/11/2018 09:17

PSNews – According to the recent Rankings of the Best Global Universities for Physics announced by the US News& World Report, the Vietnam National University (VNU) in Hanoi is the only university in Vietnam that has been listed. It was ranked 502nd globally in Physics. 

Vietnamese student wins gold medal at IOAA

13/11/2018 18:13

PSNews – A Vietnamese student has won a gold medal at the 12th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA), which was held in China from 2 to 12 of November.

Phu Tho court opens trial for major online gambling ring

12/11/2018 15:30

The Phu Tho provincial People’s Court on November 12 brought to trial two former senior officers of the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) and 90 accomplices for their alleged involvement in a major online gambling ring.

No Vietnamese victims reported in wildfires in California

12/11/2018 15:26

There has been no report on any Vietnamese national among the deaths caused by the wildfires that are raging through California, the US, killing at least 25 people as of November 11, according to the Vietnamese Embassy in the country. 

Hanoi Forum puts forth valuable lessons for Vietnam

11/11/2018 21:03

The Hanoi Forum 2018, hosted by the Vietnam National University, Hanoi, closed on November 10 after two days of working with one plenum, two discussion sessions and two policy dialogues related to sustainable development and adaptation to climate change.

School funded by Vietnamese Party leader handed over to Laos

11/11/2018 21:00

Sithanasay High School, built with funding presented by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong to Laos on the occasion of his visit to the country in November 2016, was inaugurated and handed over to Bolikhamsay province on November 11.

Hanoi strives to reduce plastic use

11/11/2018 11:59

Hanoi aims to reduce the use of plastic bags in the traditional markets, supermarkets and trade centres to protect the environment as well as ensure the sustainability of the ecosystem.