Nearly 300 Vietnamese citizens who found themselves stuck in Thailand amid the COVID-19 pandemic returned home safely on May 18.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on May 18 handed over 200,000 face masks to the Embassy of France in support of the European country’s fight against COVID-19.
Toyama Prefecture Police have arrested a Vietnamese trainee charged with murdering his fellow countryman in Toyama City, central Japan, in April.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 16 cut the ribbon to inaugurate a temple dedicated to the ancestors of President Ho Chi Minh in Kim Lien commune, Nam Dan district, the central province of Nghe An where the president was born.
Vaccinating the poorest half of humanity – 3.7 billion people - against coronavirus could cost less than the ten biggest pharmaceutical companies make in four months, Oxfam said o
PSNews – The Ministry of Health on May 12 held a ceremony to celebrate the International Nursing Day, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of birthday of Florence Nightingale – the founder of modern nursing.
The Vietnamese – German Center for Medical Research (VG-CARE), based in Hanoi, recently presented 2,000 3M-N95 masks and 100 protective suits to the Institute for Tropical Medicine, University of Tübingen.
Vietnam has arranged a Vietnam Airlines flight to bring home more than 340 citizens from Russia.
PSNews - Hanoi based Noi Bai International Airport has been ranked among the world’s 100 best airports by air travelers for the fifth year in a row, according to UK-based airline and airport review and rating organisation Skytrax.
Vietnamese nurses joining together to fight the COVID-19 pandemic will be highlighted in a photo contest launched by the Vietnam Nurses Association on May 12.
The “Renewable Water Day” Project on May 9 presented saltwater purification systems with capacity of 1,000 liters/hour to people in Tra Vinh and Soc Trang provinces, each of the systems worth 320 million VND.
The People’s Court of Hoa Binh province on May 11 opened the first instance trial on the 2017-2018 national high school exam cheating scandal in which dozens of candidates had their exam scores increased so they could graduate high school and attend universities or colleges.
The 13 provinces the North-South Expressway runs through have sped up land clearance to hand over land for the project before June 30.
PSNews – Secretary of the Hanoi Municipal Party Committee Vuong Dinh Hue recently asked the Hoan Kiem District to research and develop a project to build the Zero Milestone as a city’s another landmark to attract tourists.
Personnel work is a key issue at the focus of attention of Party cadres, members and people nationwide ahead of the 12th plenum of the Party Central Committee, which is a step closer to the 13th National Party Congress.
As many as 670,000 employees lost their jobs in the first four months of 2020 due to the COVID-19 crisis, according to the Department of Employment under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Nearly 1,900 kindergartens and primary schools in Hanoi reopened on May 11 after more than three months of closure for COVID-19 prevention.
Border guards in the southern province of An Giang have arrested two men who were transporting 40kg of white crystal suspected to be crystal meth from Cambodia to Vietnam.
As many as 276 Vietnamese citizens were flown home from Vancouver, Canada, on May 8 and 9.
PSNews - Recently, German and French Ambassadors to Vietnam sent their thanks to Vietnam for the donation of antibacterial cloth masks in support of the Germans and French to fight against COVID-19.