Railway sector plans to improve safety, capacity

15/08/2018 15:28

Enhancing safety and capacity are the top priorities for the railway sector as it receives a much-needed package of 7 trillion VND (around 308 million USD) from the State budget.

Localities brace for storm Bebinca

15/08/2018 20:50

Northern coastal provinces are bracing for storm Bebinca, the fourth to hit the East Sea this year, as the storm is forecast to land in the northern coastline from the Hai Phong city to Nghe An province.

HCMC invests in four satellite urban areas

14/08/2018 15:22

PSNews – The Ho Chi Minh City authorities held a conference on August 11 to announce the Government’s Resolution No.80/2018 on the city’s adjusted land-use master plan to 2020 and the land-use plan in last phase of the period 2016-2020.

South-central coastal localities implement Law on Fisheries

13/08/2018 21:52

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong on August 13 urged all cities and provinces in the south-central coastal region to accelerate action programmes to implement the Law on Fisheries and address the “yellow card” warning of the EC on Vietnamese seafood over illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

People nationwide turn hearts to floods victims

12/08/2018 23:00

The programme to raise funds for the benefit of flood victims through sending SMS has received 21,490 responses, each with a value of 20,000 VND (0.9 USD), according to the Vietnam Red Cross Association.

Mekong River’s water levels rising

12/08/2018 13:13

The water levels in the Mekong River’s upstream are increasing, the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting said on August 11.

Japan supports Vietnamese military hospital

10/08/2018 15:04

A delegation of Japanese medical doctors led by Director of Juntendo Hospital Atsushi Amano on August 9 worked with leading officials of the Military Hospital 175 under Vietnam’s Ministry of Defence to transfer surgical techniques.

AO/dioxin victims in Can Tho, Tien Giang receive support

08/08/2018 22:00

The Association of Agent Orange/dioxin Victims in Can Tho city on August 7 presented gifts to dioxin victims and their families on the occasion of the 57th anniversary of the Day for AO/dioxin Victims (August 10)

Vietnamese, Chinese provinces cooperate in humanitarian activities

08/08/2018 21:57

The Red Cross Societies of Vietnam’s Lao Cai province and China’s Yunnan province signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in implementing friendship and humanitarian programmes, marking a new development step in the two sides’ relations.

Ho Chi Minh City to host Vietnam Print Pack Foodtech 2018

08/08/2018 15:16

More than 380 exhibitors from 11 countries and territories will showcase their products at an International Packaging and Printing Industry Exhibition (Vietnam Print Pack Foodtech 2018), which is set to take place in Ho Chi Minh City from August 29 to September 1.

PM lauds efforts to tackle post-war bomb, mine consequences

08/08/2018 00:35

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded bomb and mine consequence recovery efforts over the past years while chairing a meeting of the National Steering Committee on the Settlement of Post-War Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemical Consequences (Steering Committee 701) in Hanoi on August 7.