Vietnam proactive in cutting GHG emissions: Deputy PM

10/10/2018 20:31

Vietnam has been a proactive and responsible nation, committed to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung during a reception for Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Hoesung Lee in Hanoi on October 10.

Heroin trafficker arrested in Son La

10/10/2018 16:40

The police of the northern mountainous province of Son La have arrested a suspect who was illegally transporting four bricks of heroin and 2,000 synthetic pills in Na Ot village, Na Ot commune, Mai Son district. 

Fire destroys Hanoi karaoke bar

09/10/2018 21:48

A huge fire broke out at a X2 karaoke bar in Hao Nam street, Dong Da district, Hanoi at 12:10 p.m. on October 9, sending flames and smoke swirling into the sky.

Oxfam releases The Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index 2018

09/10/2018 21:47

The Index ranks 157 countries on their policies on social spending, tax, and labor rights - three areas the organizations say are critical to reducing inequality. Vietnam is in the top 10 most committed countries on progressive taxation and enhancing social spending.

Hanoi honors 88 excellent graduates in 2018

09/10/2018 16:53

PSNews - The Hanoi Municipal People's Committee on October 8 held a ceremony at the Temple of Literature to honor best graduates from universities and academies in Hanoi in 2018. 

Ly Son geopark in central province seeks global status

08/10/2018 16:57

Chairman of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Guy Martini has expressed his hope that the central province of Quang Ngai will submit the dossiers of the Ly Son geopark to the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to seek a global status next year.

Funeral Board, family of former Party General Secretary offer thanks

08/10/2018 09:52

The Funeral Board and the family of former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi expressed thanks following the burial service for the leader in his hometown in Dong My commune, Thanh Tri district, Hanoi on October 7.

Experts concern over virus Enterovirus 71

07/10/2018 20:58

The reoccurrence of virus Enterovirus 71 (EV71), a common cause of life-threatening illnesses for hand-foot-mouth (HFMD) patients, has made the disease dangerous and could easily spread into an outbreak, health experts have said.

A classroom on Tri An hydropower reservoir

07/10/2018 15:11

The children residing on a floating village on the Tri An hydropower reservoir, Dong Nai province, often don’t go to school on the mainland. Some years ago, a monk came to their village and taught them theirABCs and spelling.

Australia-VN Young Leadership Dialogue opens for applications

06/10/2018 21:21

The Australia – Vietnam Young Leadership Dialogue (AVYLD) 2019 was officially launched at the Admiralty House in Sydney, Australia on October 5 to bring together young leaders from both countries and engage them in promoting the bilateral relationship.