Warmth of Tet coming to staff on offshore platforms

18/01/2021 18:45

Tet gifts from the Ministry of National Defense and the navy as well as specialties from around the country are being delivered to personnel at offshore economic, scientific, and technical service stations, known as DK1 platforms, and in Con Dao island district.

NA leader: Mutual support should be further promoted in community

18/01/2021 18:42

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has called on the community to continue upholding and expanding the fine tradition of mutual support of the Vietnamese community so as to ease the difficulties facing the poor and victims of calamities.

Smoking rate among men falls in 2020

18/01/2021 17:47

The smoking rate among men in many provinces and cities last year fell compared to 2017 as a result of agencies’ efforts to implement tobacco harm-prevention programs, Dr Phan Thi Hai, deputy head of the Tobacco Harm Prevention Fund, said at a conference held in HCM City last week.

Ho Chi Minh Police propose to prosecute Tat Thanh Cang

17/01/2021 15:13

PSNews – The Criminal Investigation Agency of the Ho Chi Minh Municipal Police Department on January 12 proposed to prosecute Tat Thanh Cang, former Standing Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, for violating regulations on managing and using State property, causing big losses.

UNFPA offers aid to support the elderly amid COVID-19

15/01/2021 16:02

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) handed over COVID-19 personal protective equipment meant to support the elderly to the Social Protection Department under the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs in Hanoi on January 14.

Volunteers receive highest dose of Nanocovax COVID-19 vaccine

13/01/2021 18:19

PSNews - According to the Vietnam Military Medical Academy, the highest dose (75mcg) of Nanocovax COVID-19 vaccine , developed by Vietnam, was given to three volunteers in Hanoi on January 12 as part of the first stage of human trials.

Lo Te- Rach Soi expressway put into operation

13/01/2021 18:06

PSNews - The Ministry of Transport on January 12 held an inauguration ceremony to officially put into exploitation the Lo Te – Rach Soi expressway running from Van Cong Bridge in Can Tho City to Kien Giang Province’s Rach Gia City. 

Vietnam Fatherland Front to uphold consultation role in general election

13/01/2021 18:03

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) chapters at all levels must well perform their duties in holding consultations to select and nominate candidates for the election of deputies to the National Assembly and all-level People’s Councils in the 2021-2026 tenure, said President of the VFF Central Committee Tran Thanh Man.

Hanoi gets facelift ahead of 13th National Party Congress

13/01/2021 18:01

A large number of flowering plants and ornamental trees will be added to public spaces around Hanoi as the capital gears up for the 13th National Party Congress, according to Vo Nguyen Phong, Director of the municipal Department of Construction.