Three major airports need over 5 billion USD for upgrading

23/05/2018 20:27

More than 116 trillion VND (5.11 billion USD) is needed to build Long Thanh airport and upgrade Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat airports for the 2018-2021 period, with a vision to 2025, according to the State-owned Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) investment plan.

Basic salary for public employees to increase as of July 1

22/05/2018 20:14

The basic salary applied to civil servants, public employees and the armed forces will rise from VND1.3 million to VND1.39 million per month as of July 1, 2018, according to Decree No.72/2018/NĐ-CP recently issued by the Government.

Party official visits Buddhist monk on Lord Buddha’s birthday

22/05/2018 15:40

Head of Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation Truong Thi Mai visited Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), at Vien Minh pagoda in Quang Lang commune in Hanoi’s Phu Xuyen district on May 21.

Retirement age set to be increased

21/05/2018 21:33

Under the pressure of a rapidly aging population and dwindling social welfare funds, Vietnam is planning to raise the existing retirement ages for both men and women to mitigate the economic impacts of these issues.

Vietnam wins big prizes at Asia-Pacific Informatics Olympiad

21/05/2018 21:31

Seven Vietnamese students won one gold, four silver and two bronze medals at the 2018 Asia-Pacific Informatics Olympiad (APIO), an online programming competition hosted by Hong Kong (China) on May 13, the Ministry of Education and Training announced on May 21.

Photo contest on Hanoians’ conduct 2018 launched

21/05/2018 19:48

PSNews – On the occasion of the 128th birth anniversary of Uncle Ho, Hanoimoi Newspaper on May 19 launched a press photo contest themed “Gentle and civilized conduct of Hanoians in 2018.”


President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday marked abroad

20/05/2018 14:46

Vietnamese Ambassador to Singapore Tao Thi Thanh Huong and the Vietnamese community in the country offered flowers to late President Ho Chi Minh at his statue in the Asian Civilisations Museum on the occasion of the late leader’s 128th birth anniversary.

President Ho Chi Minh’s birth anniversary marked in Laos, Chile

19/05/2018 16:27

The Vietnamese Consulate General in the Lao province of Savannakhet on May 18 held an incense offering ceremony at President Ho Chi Minh Memorial House in Sayaphoum village, Kaysone Phomvihane township, to celebrate the late leader’s 128th birth anniversary (May 19). 

Three Indian Naval Ships to visit Vietnam

18/05/2018 22:40

As part of ongoing operational deployment of the Indian Navy’s Eastern Fleet ships to South East Asia and North West Pacific region, three Indian Naval Ships Sahyadri, Shakti and Kamorta under the command of Rear Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi, Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Fleet shall be making a port call at Tien Sa Port, Danang from 21-25 May.

UN Vietnam affirms support for LGBTI community

18/05/2018 21:40

The United Nations in Vietnam showed its support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community in its joint statement issued on May 17 on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT).