Alcohol and drugs are blamed for many serious traffic accidents this year, said Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the National Traffic Safety Committee Truong Hoa Binh on October 16.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony in the northern province of Nam Dinh on October 18 to honour role models in the emulation movement “The whole nation joins hands to build new-style rural areas” in the period of 2010-2020.
The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre has launched a Japanese-funded water management project worth 266,170 USD.
Lack of capital and appropriate training were hindering the developing of start-up innovations among students at vocational training facilities, heard a workshop held in Hanoi on October 17.
It is necessary to further promote public awareness of women’s empowerment, especially their political participation, although the percentage of women in Vietnam’s parliament is currently higher than the global average, said a minister.
The National Traffic Safety Committee and the Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) held a second forum on women and traffic safety in the central city of Da Nang on October 16.
Automotive manufacturer Vinfast has been unveiled as the title sponsor of the 2020 Formula One Vietnam Grand Prix on October 14.
A string of important IT events will be held in the central coastal city of Da Nang from October 21-24, helping promote cooperation among Vietnamese and foreign IT firms, the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) said on October 16.
The new school year is already nearly a month old, but many schools are suffering teacher shortages.
The Hanoi Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) has proven its role in enhancing friendship and solidarity, and expanding multi-faceted cooperation between the capital city and other major cities worldwide.
PSNews - Sixty three outstanding farmers of 2019 were honored at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 12 to mark the 89th founding anniversary of Vietnam Farmers’ Association.
The first National Press Award for Disaster Prevention and Control 2019, themed “Mitigation of losses due to natural disasters - Proactive adaptation to climate change starting from the community”, was launched in Hanoi on October 12.
The environmental group Keep Hanoi Clean (KHC), in collaboration with a Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam, will hold a clean-up underneath Hanoi’s iconic Long Bien Bridge this weekend.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a proposal of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs on the 2020 Lunar New Year holiday.
Vietnam has taken the second spot out of the world’s top 30 countries to work, make friends and raise a family in 2019, according to the US financial and business news website Business Insider.
The Republic of Korea General Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City and the Korean Business Association in the southern province of Binh Duong presented 219 scholarships worth over 700 million VND (30,400 USD) to poor students with outstanding academic performance on October 7.
PSNews – Ship 624 of Naval Fleet 129 of the Saigon Newport Corporation (SNP) saved 12 fishermen of a sinking boat in the Truong Sa (Spratly) waters on October 6.
PSNews -Bia village (la Chia commune, Duc Co district, Gia Lai province, Vietnam) twinned with Phi village (Se San commune, Oyadav district, Rattarakiri province, Cambodia) on October 6 in la Chia commune.
PSNews - Military engineers fromof the Hai Phong city Military Command successfully moved a largehuge bomb to a safer place for detonation on October 6.
The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has asked the Hanoi People’s Committee to close all cafés along the railway line between Dien Bien Phu and Phung Hung streets.