PSNews - According to the Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, the temperature on November 24 dropped sharply in Northern provinces with some mountainous areas appearing ices.
More than 500 Australian alumni and their family members joined the Aussie Alumni Reunion on the morning of November 25th in Hanoi to celebrate their achievements and to highlight the White Ribbon Day.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has applauded achievements recorded by the Vietnam National Institute of Ophthalmology (VNIO), known as the Central Eye Hospital, especially the efforts made by it and the World Health Organisation (WHO) to eradicate trachoma in Vietnam.
Continuous heavy rain since November 19 evening worsened the inundation in lowland areas in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Tri, with three people reported dead.
PSNews – The social and charitable delegation of the Public Security (CAND) Newspaper, Miss Ocean Vietnam 2014 Dang Thu Thao and several kind donors visited and supported storm-hit victims in Khanh Hoa and Phu Yen provinces.
The Australian Government on November 22, announced the recipients of Australia’s Endeavor Scholarships and Fellowships for 2018.
Torrential rains over the last two days have caused serious flooding in Thua Thien-Hue Province and, as a result, many parts of roads in lowland areas are inundated and isolated.
PSNews – In recent days, organizers of the Miss Universe Vietnam 2017 has raised nearly VND 4 billion to support people affected by storm No.12.
PSNews – The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion and Hanoi Youth Chapter for Blood Donation organized on November 19 a blood donation festival themed “Mua cau vong (Rainbow)” in Nguyen Thi Minh Khai high school (Hanoi).
The Ministry of Transport says it is not feasible to remove toll booths on national roads because the Government would have to shell out significant sums of money to compensate private investors.
The Ministry of Health has proposed to the Government reducing or simplifying the number of administrative procedures in food safety management.
HCM City and Military telecom group Viettel on Friday signed an agreement to develop the southern metropolis into a smart city during 2017-2020.
PSNews - A solemn ceremony to honor 168 outstanding teachers from across the country was held in Hanoi on November 18 by by the Ministry of Education and Training and the National Education Union of Vietnam as an event to observe Vietnamese Teachers’ Day (November 20).
PSNews – Organizers of the “Chung tay vi su song” (Joining hands to save lives) Festival had received 1,018 applications to donate tissues and organs by the end of November 11.
The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting announced on November 17 that a tropical depression is moving towards the East Sea and is likely to strengthen into a tropical storm.
The Government Inspectorate has detected violations worth US$69.4 million in many housing projects developed in Hanoi between 2002 and 2014.
Hanoi authorities have considered tripling pavement rental fees in order to restrict private vehicles and reduce pavement violations.
PSNews – Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment, Nguyen Chi Dung, and Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs of Luxembourg, Romain Schneider, signed a framework agreement on cooperation between the two Governments in Hanoi on November 14.
The number of Vietnamese students in the United States has increased consistently for 16 straight years, according to the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) annual “Open Doors” Report.
The police in the central province of Khanh Hoa’s Ninh Hoa Town identified the person who posted a fake story about Da Ban dam being broken on Facebook.