UNODC Officer-in-charge in Vietnam receives insignia

18/07/2018 20:12

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.

28 Vietnamese youths join SSEAYP 2018

18/07/2018 10:16

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.

2,000 subfertile couples to be checked for free

18/07/2018 10:07

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.

Hoa Binh province conducts emergency response drill

18/07/2018 09:23

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.

Vietnam braces for tropical storm Son Tinh

17/07/2018 20:11

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.

Localities urged to protect crops from torrential rains

17/07/2018 15:06

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. 

Vietnam still in need of tissue, organ donation

14/07/2018 20:11

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.

Foreign tourists help clean Mui Ne beach

13/07/2018 22:20

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.

Lam Dong announces plan to double size of Bao Loc city

12/07/2018 21:26

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.