Vietnam, US launch first energy security dialogue

31/03/2018 11:51

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong and Sandra Oudkirk, Deputy Assistant Secretary at the Bureau of Energy Resources of the US co-chaired the first Vietnam-US Energy Security Dialogue in Hanoi on March 30.

UNICEF helps HCM City build children-friendly city

31/03/2018 09:55

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on March 30 announced the children-friendly city initiative for the 2017-2021 period to help Ho Chi Minh City build itself into a children-friendly city.

Press Awards continues to disseminate Party building

30/03/2018 15:40

The third Bua Liem Vang (Golden Hammer & Sickle) Press Awards will receive entries appeared in print or e-newspapers, or on radio or TV programmes between November 1, 2017 and October 31, 2018, the contest’s organising board announced at a press conference in Hanoi on March 29. 

Schools urged to regain trust

29/03/2018 20:15

The Government asked the Ministry of Education and Training to take measures to solve cases related to teacher redundancy and teacher recruitment in some localities at a meeting between the Government’s working group and the ministry on March 28.

Pearson and EMG open new test centres in Vietnam

28/03/2018 12:29

Pearson, the creator of the Pearson Test of English Academic, has opened two new test centres in Vietnam in co-operation with EMG Education, providing Vietnamese students with more choice and access to the English language tests required to study internationally or pursue further studies within Vietnam.

Mekong Agritech Accelerator (MATCh) Selects 2018 Finalists

27/03/2018 20:53

The Mekong Agritech Accelerator (MATCh) announced that 23 startups have been invited join its 2018 program. The cohort includes 13 startups from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Viet Nam, as well 10 international firms proposing agritech solutions for these markets.

Ecosystem in Mekong River basin faces great challenges

26/03/2018 15:33

PSNews - Climate change and the development in the Mekong basin are posing great challenges. Upstream hydropower dams have badly affected the river ecosystem and livelihoods of tens of millions of people in Vietnam’s Mekong basin. In fact, lower reaches of the Mekong are facing unprecedented risks.

Heroic dogs save owners from deadly blaze at HCMC apartment block

25/03/2018 18:49

Danny Nguyen and his wife have their loyal Alaskan Xuka and husky Siu to thank for their lives. The couple was sleeping in their apartment on the first floor of the Carina Plaza last Friday when the building went up in flames, sending thick black smoke upwards.

Young doctor volunteers to work in poorest district

24/03/2018 20:01

It takes nearly seven hours to travel from Muong Lay District to the Muong Nhe District Medical Station, where doctor Nguyen Van Hieu examines and treats local children and other residents.

People's Police University carries out charitable activities in South Central Coast provinces

23/03/2018 17:34

PSNews - A social charitable mission of the People's Police University led by its Director, Major General, Professor. Dr., People’s Teacher Trinh Van Thanh presented 460 packs of gifts with a total value of 300 million VND to needy families and beneficiary families in Khanh Hoa, Phu Yen, Quang Nam province during their charitable trip from March 19 to 21.

Famous children's author sets new publishing record

22/03/2018 09:34

PSNews - Writer Nguyen Nhat Anh has set a new record in best sellers with his 10 books, including 2 most famous novels "Toi thay hoa vang tren co xanh" (I see yellow flowers on the green grass) and "Cho toi xin mot ve di tuoi tho" (Ticket to childhood).

Dynamic Bac Ninh city through flycam perspective

21/03/2018 18:12

PSNews - After 20 years of building and development, Bac Ninh today witnesses great changes with high growth rate and capital investment, while still attaching to its traditional culture.