Memorial to commemorate Gac Ma soldiers inaugurated

17/07/2017 17:12

PSNews – A solemn ceremony was held on July 15 in Cam Hai Dong commune, Cam Lam district, Khanh Hoa province to celebrate the 70th War Invalids and Martyrs' Day (27 July) and to inaugurate the first phase of the memorial site to commemorate Gac Ma soldiers.

Da Nang seeks to protect endangered Son Tra

17/07/2017 17:09

PSNews – The Da Nang Tourism Association in collaboration with the Southern Institute of Ecology on July 15 organized a scientific conference on the conservation and sustainable development of the Son Tra peninsula’s natural ecosystem with the participation of more than 150 leading scientists and representatives of relevant agencies. 

Sea water in the Central region becomes normal

17/07/2017 09:08

PSNews – One year after the marine pollution incident caused by Taiwanese Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation, the quality of the marine environment off the Vietnamese four central provinces has been improved as it’s now safe for swimming and aquaculture.

Unabated climate change would reverse the hard earned development in Asia

16/07/2017 20:15

PSNews - According to a report announced on July 14 by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), unabated climate change would bring devastating consequences to countries in Asia and the Pacific, which could severely affect the future growth.

Hanoi faces floods as lakes filled in

15/07/2017 21:10

More lakes in Hanoi have been filled for housing, while the construction of proper water drainage systems has not received sufficient attention, which has caused more serious floods for the city after downpours.

More epidemics break out in 2017 summer

15/07/2017 11:04

PSNews-Tran Dac Phu, Head of the Preventive Medicine Department under the Ministry of Health said that in the first six months of 2017, epidemics have been seen on a rise with more cases compared with the same period last year.

Vietnam commited to join global effort to prevent animal-born disease

14/07/2017 15:24

PSNews- An international conference themed“Strengthening One Health Cooperation in line with the National One Health Strategic Plan (OHSP), 2016-2020” was co-held by the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and other international organizations on July 12.

2,000 infertile couples to be checked for free

13/07/2017 10:02

PSNews-From August 5 to 18, the Andrology and Fertility Hospital of Hanoi will offer a “Golden Week – Cultivation of Happiness 2017” with the theme “Connecting Love” to raise public awareness of infertility and offer financial support for infertile and subfertile couples. 

First-ever antique auction to be held in Hanoi

13/07/2017 09:50

PSNews -The first-ever auction of Vietnamese antiques, valuable art works and Ruby Star jewelries will be held by the No.5 National Auction JSC,  the Hanoi Bar Association office announced on July 10.

"Ocean rescue initiative" contest launched

12/07/2017 11:41

PSNews - Vietnam is among the top 5 plastic-polluted countries in the world. Vietnam also has many economic industries, particularly tourism and fishery, that depend heavily on the ocean's freshness. 

Japan and Vietnam cooperate in improving health insurance system

11/07/2017 21:58

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Ministry of Health (MOH) and Vietnam Social Security (VSS) signed the Record of Discussion of Technical Cooperation Project on “Development and strengthening the management of provider payment methods and basic health service package reimbursed by Health Insurance Fund in Vietnam” in Hanoi on July 11.