PSNews - 170 Vietnamese students who have won the Russian language, Mathematics, Physics and Informatics Olympiads held by the Russian Center for Science and Culture will receive full scholarships from the Russian Government.
PSNews - A 46-year-old woman, who has lost her two legs in a traffic accident 21 years ago, has dedicated her strength, youth, and extraordinary power to the blind over the past many years. She has been the first to establish an audiolibrary for the blind in Vietnam.
The unbalanced sex ratio at birth is expanding quickly, particularly in the Red River Delta, stressed Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Viet Tien.
PSNews-Ha Noi, 22 May, the Viet Nam Green Building Council (VGBC) awards the Green One United Nations House (GOUNH) with the Platinum LOTUS Certification, the highest level in the market-based green building rating system.
PSNews-The Railway Project Management Unit (under the Ministry of Transport) started to open the La Khe Station of the Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban railway project to the public for one month to help people have a closer look at the station, train and the models of all stations along the route.
PSNews - A fisherman in Khanh Hoa province caught a 307kg bluefin tuna. This fish has just been confirmed as the biggest bluefin tuna by the Vietnam Record.
PSNews - Within 5 days, two exhausted whales were washed over ashore on the coast of Quang Ngai province. Fishermen tried to return them to the sea but the whales could not survive.
PSNews - An Sinh Joint Stock Company (Hanoi city) has decided to file a lawsuit against the Minister of Transport for a decision related to 2 toll stations namely Hoang Mai (Nghe An province) and Bai Chay (Quang Ninh province).
With special love and sympathy for the deprivation of ethnic minority children, 34-year-old Ngo Thi Ly of Kon Nhen village in Kon Tum province has turned her house into a library where children can read, study, and play.
Beginning Friday night, traffic on the historic Long Bien Bridge, a symbol of the capital city, will be limited to carry out recoating of the bridge’s concrete surface.
PSNews- The National Assembly Guest House in Da Nang (Nalod) was officially inaugurated and put into operation on May 19.
The Vietnamese embassy in Japan held a charity concert on May 20 to honour Japanese and foreign friends’ support for disadvantaged children in Vietnam.
PSNews – The mission of Ha Tinh Provincial Police force and Ha Tinh Provincial Border Guard Command led by Colonel Le Van Sao, Director of Ha Tinh Provincial Police had a working session on May 17th with Formosa Company on the work of ensuring security and environmental protection after the company kicks off operation of its blast furnace No.1.
PSNews – “Do not take plastic bags to Son Tra” is the message sent by 1,000 French students and interns in collaboration with Da Nang local students to preserve the cityscape.
Authorities in the central province of Quang Binh have approved a plan to place a ladder next to a 100-meter (330 feet) wall near the end of Son Doong Cave, the world's largest, to help explorers conquer it.
PSNews - The 200kg of unexploded ordnance (UXO) unearthed included 61mm mortar rounds, M67 grenades, Claymore mines, 100mm mortar (flare) rounds and various other types of shells.
Over the past eight years, Nguyen Thuy Nga has carried her best friend and classmate, Nguyen Thi Mai Gai, to school every day, over a distance of more than four kilometres.
PSNews - On the occasion of the 127th birth anniversary of late President Ho Chi Minh and 106th anniversary since Uncle Ho left the country to find the way to save the nation, the Ho Chi Minh City Municipal Party Committee and People's Committee on May 17th launched the exhibition themed " President Ho Chi Minh lives forever in the heart of the Vietnam nation" on Nguyen Hue walking street.
HCM City authorities have been asked to develop a master plan for urban underground spaces to prepare for the opening of subway lines in the city.
As of December 31, 2016, Vietnam had a total forest area of nearly 14.378 million hectares, including over 10.242 million hectares of natural forest and more than 4.135 million hectares of planted area, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.