The Municipal People’s Council of Da Nang has just approved an aid package for the local people negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, who have not received support from the Central Government.
Legislators reviewed the enforcement of policies and laws on child abuse prevention and control on May 27, as part of the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly.
The 2020 “No Smoking Challenge” has officially been launched by the Portal of the Central Committee of the Youth Union, Tobacco Control Fund under the Ministry of Health and Vital Strategies, a global public health organization.
A Grab driver is hoping to create a huge network of first responders to help injured road crash victims.
The Ministry of Health on May 25 requested provinces and centrally-run cities nationwide to enhance the prevention and control of the Zika virus and dengue fever.
Governing Mayor of Berlin Michael Müller lauded the Vietnamese community’s charitable activities in Germany while receiving 10,000 face masks and 10,000 pairs of gloves from Sen Vang (Golden Lotus) charity organisation on May 25.
Over 340 Vietnamese citizens living in Japan were brought home safely on May 25.
Up to 101,469 cases of violation were handled in the first seven days of the tightened road inspections from May 15 to 22, with fines totaling 75.7 billion VND (3.25 million USD).
Implementing the direction of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Vietnamese relevant agencies, representative agencies in Europe and Africa and national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on May 23 and 24 coordinated with host authorities to conduct flights bringing home safely over 300 Vietnamese citizens.
The Central city of Da Nang is poised to complete the building of a smart city connected with the networks of smart cities in the country and in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region by 2030.
Vietnam has the highest trust in COVID-19 media coverage, with 89 percent of respondents expressing their belief in a poll recently conducted by the UK’s data analysis and market research firm YouGov.
PSNews – The Public Security (CAND) Newspaper in May in collaboration with the People’s Committee of Long Phu District, Soc Trang Province and benefactors visited and presented gifts and scholarships to needy students in Long Duc and Phu Huu Commune.
President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro Moros on May 19 sent a letter of congratulations to Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on the occasion of the 130th birthday of late President Ho Chi Minh.
Hanoi maintained second place among Vietnam’s 63 centrally-run cities and provinces in the Public Administration Reform (PAR) Index 2019, which the city’s leader attributed to firm moves made over recent years.
Kent Jaemarkc Torre, 26, a Filipino sailor was saved by Vietnamese fishermen when he was drifting at sea.
The Embassy of Vietnam in Mexico offered flowers at the statue of late President Ho Chi Minh in the embassy’s campus on May 18 on the occasion of his 130th birthday.
An appeal trial for the trade of counterfeit cancer drugs at Vietnam Pharma (VN Pharma) JSC commenced on May 18 in HCM City.
Foreigners entering the country under visa waiver programs, e-visas or tourism visas after March 1 will be automatically given stay permit extension until June 30 free of charge.
Human trafficking is a global issue that requires a joined-up approach to tackle it effectively. The UK Government acknowledges the importance of international cooperation in countering this threat and continues to enhance our partnership with Vietnam in tackling this serious crime.
The Military Court of the Vietnam People’s Navy opened a trial on May 18 for a case involving Dinh Ngoc He, alias “Ut troc”, and other defendants on charges of “fraud, appropriation of assets,” “violating regulations on land management,” and “lack of responsibility causing serious consequences.”