A Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument was inaugurated in Serey Sophorn city of Banteay Meanchey, about 430km northwest of Cambodia’s Phnom Penh capital city on April 27.
More than 1,000 artists from 22 famous choirs across the world will participate in the 6th Vietnam International Choir Competition, which will take place in Hoi An city of the central province of Quang Nam from May 15 to 19.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attended the celebration of the 44th anniversary of the liberation of Can Tho city on April 26 during her trip to meet voters there.
A delegation of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, People’s Committee, People’s Council and Vietnam Fatherland Front on April 26 paid homage to fallen soldiers at local martyrs’ cemeteries on the occasion of the 44th anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam and National Reunification, and 133rd May Day.
The Ministry of Health plans to provide free biochemical tests and X-rays once every year, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said during a visit to Tan Quy ward health station in Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Phu district on April 23.
Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry has coordinated with relevant agencies, the Vietnam Bar Federation, and the Embassy of Vietnam in Malaysia to implement all necessary citizen protection procedures for Doan Thi Huong to return home right after she is released.
PSNews - The Hanoi authority officially pierced through the stone that had been sealed up Arch No.93 of the railway bridge along Phung Hung street to make the street open to the streets on the other side of the bridge.
PSNews - The project has a total funding of about 42.33 trillion VND (US$ 1.82 billion). It will be carried out by Thua Thien-Hue province and Da Nang city from 2019 to 2020.
Border guards in Ho Chi Minh City have arrested a man suspected of illegally transporting guns and ammunition from another country to Vietnam through the city port.
PSNews - A book exhibition marking the 50-year implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament was opened at the Academy of Politics Region II in Ho Chi Minh City on April 21.
An air route using helicopters to connect Vung Tau city and Con Dao island district of the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau will be launched on April 26.
PSNews - Ambassadors from four countries on April 23 jointly introduced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of InfraCo Asia, Mr Allard Nooy, to senior government representatives from the Ministries of Finance, Planning and Investment, Trade and Industry and Transport. InfraCo Asia is a company of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG).
The tomb of King Tu Duc of the Nguyen Dynasty in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue has been digitally recorded on the Google Arts & Culture Platform to be promoted worldwide, making it the first heritage of Vietnam to be added to Google’s collection.
A delegation of the Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee, and Fatherland Front Committee of Hanoi on April 22 laid wreaths at Vladimir Ilyich Lenin’s statue in Lenin Park, on the occasion of his 149th birthday (April 22, 1870).
PSNews - Associate Professor Tran Xuan Bach, a lecturer at Hanoi Medical University, who was the youngest Associate Professor in Vietnam in 2016, has recently been appointed by Johns Hopkins University, US as its professor.
Hundreds of clean water projects have been built in the Central Highlands in recent years to serve people living in poor and remote areas.
Construction of 154 Red Cross houses for disadvantaged households and families of people who contributed to the country’s revolutionary cause in Hanoi’s Ung Hoa district began with an opening ceremony on April 21.
Delegates at a seminar in Hanoi on April 21 discussed the need to connect higher education institutions with businesses in training high-quality agricultural workforce.
Three men of the Republic of Korea (RoK) have been arrested for running an online gambling ring worth about 8.6 billion KRW (7.3 million USD).
A French cultural week is being held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang from April 19-24 by An Giang University, the French Embassy in Vietnam and the provincial People’s Committee.