PSNews - The Fund for Prevention and Control of Tobacco Harms under the Ministry of Health and the Vietnam Fine Arts Association organized the award ceremony of the painting contest on prevention and fight against harmful effects of cigarettes.
The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCM CYU) held a ceremony in HCM City on June 16 to honor children from disadvantaged circumstances who reaped outstanding academic results in 2019.
A festival of voluntary blood donation was held in the central city of Da Nang on June 16, expecting to collect over 1,000 blood units.
PSNews – The 2nd writing camp named “For national security and peaceful life” was kicked off on June 13 in Da Lat City, Lam Dong Province.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) held a conference in the central city of Da Nang on June 14 to review Project 161 on goals achieved in the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community till 2025, and the community’s activities in the central region.
Two pilots died after their military training aircraft crashed near Suoi Dau lake in Cam Lam district, the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on June 14.
The Hanoi People’s Committee recently issued a plan on building a ‘Hanoi - creative city’ dossier to apply to join the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Creative Cities Network.
The African swine fever (ASF) in pigs has appeared in 55 out of 63 provinces and centrally run cities in the country, forcing the cull of 2.5 million pigs, or 7.5 percent of the total pig stocks, it was reported at a conference on fighting the disease and restoring the pig farming industry on June 13.
PSNews - The National Committee on Traffic Safety in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Training on June 12 launched a social program with an aim to present nearly 2 million helmets to first graders nationwide.
PSNews - Comprehensive sexuality education is an essential part of a good quality education that improves reproductive health and contributes to gender equality, argues Facing the Facts, a new policy paper by the Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report at UNESCO that seeks to dispel social and political resistance to sexuality education in many countries.
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a $194.36 million credit to help four secondary cities in Vietnam build critically-needed municipal infrastructure and strengthen urban planning.
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) must take action to ensure 90 percent of the Vietnamese population over the age of 15 have bank accounts by 2030.
PSNews - Recently, Miss Vietnam 2018 Tran Tieu Vy, ambassador of the first Miss World Vietnam 2019 visited and presented gifts to child patients in Ho Chi Minh City Children's Hospital.
The number of visitors to Co To island, Quang Ninh province has increased, putting great pressure on the environment. Co To district has implemented measures to protect the sea and island environment to ensure sustainable tourism development.
Vietnam’s Olympic team claimed a silver, two bronze medals, and a certificate at the European Physics Olympiad 2019 which took place from May 31 to June 4 in Riga, Latvia.
Over 200 youth union members from the Da Nang Youth Federation and young people in the central coastal city of Da Nang gathered along the beaches on Nguyen Tat Thanh street, Thanh Khe district, on June 8 in response to the “Let’s clean up the sea” campaign.
The Centre for Supporting Green Development (GreenHub) has launched a project called “Moving toward model cities for waste management in coastal northeast Vietnam”.
The eight-member Vietnamese team brought home five gold medals from the 2019 Asia-Pacific Mathematical Olympiad for Primary Schools (APMOPS 2019), ranked only after host Singapore.
One hundred outstanding Vietnamese blood donors will be honoured in a series of events in Hanoi and Phu Tho Province from Tuesday to Thursday to celebrate World Blood Donor Day (June 14).
PSNews - According to the initiative of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the 45th anniversary of ASEAN-Japan, Vietnam and Japan will co-organize activities in celebration of the ASEAN-Japan Day in Vietnam in 2019. The symposium themed “ASEAN-Japan Cooperation for Prosperity” which took place on June 4 in Hanoi is the first important activity to realize this initiative.