A special relief committee organized by authorities of Son La Province has collected US$25,700 (VND597 million) from donors across the country for relief from the effects of recent flooding.
PSNews - Yen Bai province's Mu Cang Chai district was one of the hardest-hit areas of the recent tropical depression battered the country’s Northwestern provinces: the flooding killed 2, left dozens others missing and devastated local infrastructure.
PSNews-A program to send support and encouragement to the Vietnam delegation participating in the SEA Games 29 in Malaysia will be held on August 6 morning by the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Culture and Sports in association with Tan Hiep Phat Group, in Nguyen Hue walking street, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
Quite a few transport projects in Hanoi’s rural areas are not up to scratch due to lack of capital and difficulties in disbursing investments.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) on August 2 held its second biannual discussion of the Vietnam-Japan Joint Initiative Phase VI, as well as future trade and investment opportunities between the two nations.
Nine young Vietnamese alumni and students were awarded prizes in the “Australia – Unlocking Potential” Video Competition today. Together with other competitors, they shared personal stories about how Australian education and life had “transformed” them.
PSNews-On the occasion of the 56th Anniversary of the Vietnamese Agent Orange Day, the Da Nang Association of Victims of Agent Orange in collaboration with its partners has held a bike race to raise fund for local victims of Agent Orange (AO).
The Ha Nam Province People’s Committee declared a state of emergency on Thursday, August 3, to deal with a growing outbreak of dengue fever, spread by infected mosquitoes, with 100 cases confirmed year-to-date.
PSNews - Earlier on August 1 and 2, torrential rains and flashfloods killed at least 14 people and left dozens missing in the Northwestern provinces of Yen Bai, Dien Bien and Son La.
PSNews - The scientific workshop will take place on August 10 under the chair of the Ministry of National Defense, on the occasion of the 100th birth anniversary of late Senior Lieutenant General Song Hao (August 20, 1917-2017).
PSNews - Sa Pa, a resort town renowned for its untouched and romantic nature, is now turned into a "massive construction site" with numerous new hotels and resorts.
PSNews-On July 28, the Labor Union of Thua Thien-Hue province organized a collective wedding for 22 pairs of disadvantaged workers in the province on the occasion of the 88th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam Trade Union.
PSNews – 38 Vietnamese central-level hospitals from August 1 started implementing medical test results. The move is expected to help save much money and time for patients and improve the business effectiveness for the hospitals.
In a field in the central province of Nghe An, army engineers have collected 240 shrapnel bombs left from the war.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has underscored labor cooperation among Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam as part of the partnership within ASEAN.
Over the next four days (from 1 to 4 August), 80 students and young professionals from the 10 ASEAN countries will attend the YSEALI Generation: ECommunity! workshop in Hanoi, where they will learn about and discuss the most pressing issues facing economic growth in Southeast Asia.
The HCM City Department of Information and Communication is working with companies to provide free wi-fi for 100,000 workers by 2019.
Self-modified three-wheel vehicles will be strictly controlled before being completely banned in 2018, said Vu Van Dien, deputy chairman of northern Quang Ninh Province’s People Committee.
PSNews-“A day as firefighters” is a program organized by Fire Fighting Police Station No.3 in cooperation with the Youth Union Chapter of Man Thai ward (Da Nang City) on July 30, with the participation of some 100 students.
Many flights were delayed or unable to land at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi due to heavy rain on July 31.