Vietnam has seen an average of 400 human trafficking cases each year, involving around 1,000 victims and 600 traffickers, said an official.
PSNews - Hundreds of military officers were mobilized to consolidate the Bui River’s dykes in Chuong My, Hanoi as the river’s water level is constantly rising.
PSNews – Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh applauded achievements of Quang Nam in administrative reform, creating favourable conditions for people and enterprises to conduct administrative procedures in a quick manner.
The military court of Military Zone 7 on July 30 began a first-instance trial of Dinh Ngoc He, alias Ut “troc”, and four other defendants in a case involving law violations at the Thai Son Corporation under the Defence Ministry.
PSNews - The Department of Quality Management under the Ministry of Education and Training revealed on July 29 that all five Vietnamese students have won medals, including two golds, at the 49th International Physics Olympiad.
The Government has mapped out plans to ensure the safety of reservoirs at the Hoa Binh and Son La hydroelectric plants, two of the country’s largest, said Tran Quang Hoai, permanent member of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Eight outstanding works of Vietnam were honoured at a programme entitled “Vietnam Glory” held by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) in Hanoi on July 28.
A central-level campaign to clean up the sea for this year was jointly launched on July 28 at a ceremony on Phu Quoc island, the southern province of Kien Giang, by the Central Committee of the Vietnam Youth Union, the National Volunteers Centre, the Vietnam Television, the Ministry of Public Security, and the US Embassy.
PSNews – The Provincial Party Committee, People’s Committee, People’s Council, Fatherland Front and the Armed Forces of Kien Giang solemnly held a ceremony to rebury the remains of 66 martyrs.
Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) on July 27 offered 1 billion VND (43,000 USD) to help Lao people overcome difficulties and stabilise their lives after the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
PSNews - Vietnamese agencies, businesses, organizations, and individuals have offered aid to victims of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam in Sanamxay district of the Lao province of Attapeu.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged local authorities to change the way of thinking and be more creative in building new style rural areas.
PSNews - A special art program co-organized by the Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper and the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) was held on July 25 at the Vietnam-Soviet Friendship Labor Cultural Palace to celebrate the 71st War Invalids and Martyrs' Day (July 27).
Incense offering and candle lighting have been held across Vietnam to commemorate fallen soldiers on the occasion of the 71st Vietnam War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27, 1947).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the families of war martyrs Trinh Dinh Khoi and Dang Thuy Tram in Hanoi on July 26, as part of activities marking the 71st anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
The fifth nationwide Red Cross camp, which runs every five years, will gather 511 members and volunteers during its three-day course starting August 2 in the Mekong Delta province of Can Tho.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide 200,000 USD as relief aid for the Lao government to help the country in the aftermath of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
A military aircraft went down in Dua village of Nghia Yen commune, Nghia Dan district, the central province of Nghe An, around noon on July 26.
The Long An provincial People’s Committee held a memorial and reburial service at Vinh Hung Martyr’s Cemetery on July 25 for the remains of 25 volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives during the past war in Cambodia.
Hanoi is working to address the aftermath of floods after heavy rain in many outlying districts last week.