PSNews - The Hanoi Transportation Service Corporation announced that the company will launch more 13 new bus routes in Hanoi by the end of this year to meet the local demand and reduce traffic jams.
Further inspections are being carried out into abnormal results of the national high school examination in the mountainous provinces of Lang Son and Son La.
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh held a working session with authorities of the central province of Quang Nam on July 18 about the enforcement of a policy for those who rendered their services for the nation, ahead of the 71st anniversary of the Day of War Invalids and Martyrs (July 27).
Storm Son Tinh has claimed the lives of two people and unroofed 13 houses in the central province of Ha Tinh.
Police in northern Phu Tho province have asked the provincial People’s Procuracy to prosecute 92 people for involvement in a major online gambling ring.
As many as 778 students with outstanding performance in the 2017 - 2018 academic school year in Ho Chi Minh City were honoured in a ceremony held on July 18.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered the Ministry of Public Security to open an investigation into the recent high school exam scandal in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.
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.
PSNews - All 6 Vietnamese students brought home medals from the 59th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO 2018) held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania recently. These medals include 1 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze medals.
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.
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.
PSNews - The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia on July 14 received 10,000 USD donated by the Trading Co. Phoenix Travel Vietnam to support Vietnamese-Cambodian victims of a recent blaze in Russey Keo District, Phnom Penh City.
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.
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.
The Ministry of Public Security on July 16 issued an international arrest warrant for Vu Hoang Oanh, born in 1957 in the northern city of Hai Phong, on the charge of illegal drug trafficking.
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.
Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien announced a set of measures to enhance the quality of health care services at commune-level medical stations during an event on July 16.
The National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting announced on July 16 that a tropical low pressure system will enter the north of the East Sea and is likely to strengthen into a typhoon.
The HCM City chapter of the Vietnam Youth Federation on July 15 held a ceremony to launch the 25th “Green Summer” voluntary campaign, attracting more than 60,000 students to social activities.
A new bridge spanning the Hong (Red) River and connecting Hanoi’s Ba Vi district and Phu Tho province’s Viet Tri city will be open for trial run on July 31 after two years of construction, according to its investor Phu Ha BOT Co Ltd.