PSNews – The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam on July 17 conferred the insignia “Recognition of contributions of inspection cause” on H.E Christopher Batt, Officer-in-charge of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vietnam.
PSNews - All 6 Vietnamese students brought home medals from the 59th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO 2018) held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania recently. These medals include 1 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze medals.
PSNews – The International Division of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s Central Committee has announced 28 youth representatives of Vietnam to participate in the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP) 2018.
PSNews – The Andrology and Fertility Hospital of Hanoi will organize the “Giving love - taking happiness” week from August 5 to 18 to provide free checkups for 2,000 subfertile couples.
PSNews - The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia on July 14 received 10,000 USD donated by the Trading Co. Phoenix Travel Vietnam to support Vietnamese-Cambodian victims of a recent blaze in Russey Keo District, Phnom Penh City.
PSNews - The Hoa Binh Provincial People Committee on last Sartuday night held an emergency response drill to provide relevant forces with skills to cope with disasters and carry out management procedures of the reservoir of the Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant in case of emergency.
Tran Quang Hoai, General Director of the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority (VDMA), has underlined the urgent need to set up delegations to inspect the safety of dykes and reservoirs in important areas as tropical low pressure system has turned into a storm named Son Tinh.
The Ministry of Public Security on July 16 issued an international arrest warrant for Vu Hoang Oanh, born in 1957 in the northern city of Hai Phong, on the charge of illegal drug trafficking.
The Directorate of Water Resources under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has issued a notice on ensuring safety of irrigation facilities and preventing crops from being flooded by torrential rains in northern and north central regions.
Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien announced a set of measures to enhance the quality of health care services at commune-level medical stations during an event on July 16.
The National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting announced on July 16 that a tropical low pressure system will enter the north of the East Sea and is likely to strengthen into a typhoon.
The HCM City chapter of the Vietnam Youth Federation on July 15 held a ceremony to launch the 25th “Green Summer” voluntary campaign, attracting more than 60,000 students to social activities.
A new bridge spanning the Hong (Red) River and connecting Hanoi’s Ba Vi district and Phu Tho province’s Viet Tri city will be open for trial run on July 31 after two years of construction, according to its investor Phu Ha BOT Co Ltd.
Young Vietnamese overseas taking part in the Vietnam Summer Camp 2018 offered incense and flowers at the Dong Loc T-junction monument in the central province of Ha Tinh on July 15.
The number of people registered for tissue and organ donation has remained very small and fails to meet the nation’s demand for organ transplants, said Nguyen Hoang Phuc, Deputy Director of the National Coordinating Centre for Human Organ Transplantation.
The Anti-Drug Trafficking Department in the northern province of Lao Cai has successfully razed the biggest drug smuggling ring in the locality so far.
PSNews - 115 turtles that were born on a man-made method at the Bai Bac brooder in Cham Islands (Hoi An city, Quang Nam province), were released to the sea on Thursday.
A foreign tourist group called Keep Mui Ne Nice joined staff from local tourism facilities, organisations, and youngsters in Phan Thiet city in the south-central province of Binh Thuan to collect rubbish along Mui Ne beach on July 12.
Vietnamese goalkeeper Bui Tien Dung presented the Man of the Match award to Croatian player Ivan Perisic after the after the FIFA World Cup semi-final match between England and Croatia on July 12.
The People’s Committee of the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has made plans to more than double Bao Loc city’s territory so that it can become a primary driver of economic development in the region.