Egyptian ministry to assist Vietnamese victims in bomb attack

30/12/2018 15:00

Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania Al-Mashat on December 29 affirmed that her ministry will coordinate with the Vietnamese Embassy in Egypt to create favorable conditions for relatives of Vietnamese tourists who were killed and injured in the bomb blast in Giza to come to the country.

Bomb attack kills three Vietnamese tourists in Egypt

29/12/2018 11:47

Three Vietnamese tourists were killed in Egypt when a roadside bomb blast hit their tour bus near the country’s world-famous Giza pyramids at 18:15 of December 28 (local time), affirmed the Vietnamese Embassy in Egypt.

Taiwan detains 11 alleged fleeing Vietnamese tourists

28/12/2018 10:27

Eleven out of 152 Vietnamese tourists who were suspected of fleeing in Taiwan were detained by the local authorities for investigation, according to the Vietnam Economic and Cultural Office in Taipei.

Former officials of Dong A Bank prosecuted again

28/12/2018 09:26

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security said on December 27 that it has started criminal proceedings against 10 defendants, including former General Director of the Dong A Bank (DAB) Tran Phuong Binh and former DAB Deputy General Director Nguyen Thi Ngoc Van.

Vietnam has 23.3 million young people

28/12/2018 09:24

The number of young Vietnamese people aged from 16-30 is estimated at 23.3 million in 2018, accounting for 24.6 percent of the country’s population, down 0.6 percent against the previous year.

Photo contest raises awareness of environmental protection

27/12/2018 15:48

The Centre of Hands-on Action and Networking for Growth and Environment (CHANGE) is joining hands with the 350.org, a non-profit organisation, in organizing a photography contest titled “Portray Air, Expose Pollution”. 

Vietnam sends 140,000 workers abroad in 2018

26/12/2018 09:33

Vietnam sent more than 140,000 workers to work abroad in 2018, up 7 percent against the previous year, according to the Department of Overseas Labour Management under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs. 

Ground broken for Muong Muon hydropower plant in Dien Bien

25/12/2018 21:33

The Dien Bien Song Hong Energy JSC (DSEJ) held a ground-breaking ceremony for the Muong Muon hydropower plant in Na Sang commune, Muong Cha district, the northwestern mountainous province of Dien Bien, on December 25.

First child patient in Vietnam receives kidney from brain-dead donor

25/12/2018 16:25

Vietnamese doctors have successfully transplanted 6 organs from 1 donor to 4 patients for the first time, including a kidney transplant on a 15-year-old boy with kidney failure at Pediatrics Hospital No2 in HCM City, the country’s first organ transplant on a child using a donated kidney from a brain-dead adult.