PSNews - Vietnam will use buprenorphine beside the methadone therapy to treat drug addicts, The Health Ministry’s Vietnam Authority of HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC) announced at a meeting held on May 10 in Dien Bien province.
The Ninh Binh tourism week 2019, themed “The Golden Colour of Tam Coc – Trang An”, will be held from May 18-25, with a wide range of activities.
The Tam Chuc Buddhist Cultural Centre in the northern province of Ha Nam was illuminated with tens of thousands of flower-shaped lanterns on May 13 night during the 16th United Nations Day for Vesak (Vesak 2019) to pray for global peace.
PSNews – The Binh Phuoc Provincial People’s Committee in May 11 in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism launched a Nationwide Information Tour Program entitled “Truong Son – the Legendary Trail” to mark the 60th anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Trail and the Traditional Day of the Truong Son Army Corps (May 19, 1959-2019).
International media have given much space to reporting on the United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak 2019 in Vietnam’s northern province of Ha Nam.
PSNews – More precious documentaries about late President Ho Chi Minh will be made public, announced the State Records Management and Archives Department and Vietnam Television on May 15 on VTV 1 channel.
All eight Vietnamese students of 12th grade won medals at the 20th Asian Physics Olympiad, according to the Ministry of Education and Training’s Education Quality Assurance Department on May 12.
Indian Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on May 11 attended an inaugural ceremony in Hanoi for the new Jaipur Foot Artificial Limb Fitment Camps in the northern provinces of Quang Ninh and Yen Bai.
Vietnamese scholars, Buddhist dignitaries and followers highlighted the use of Buddhist philosophy as an approach to ethics education across the globe at a forum held in Ha Nam province on May 11.
The Central Steering Committee for 2016-2020 National Target Programmes (NTPs) on May 8 announced a list of success in fulfilling the NTPs in 2018.
Head coach of the national men’s football team Park Hang-seo met with more than 1,000 students in Viet Tri city of the northern province of Phu Tho on May 9.
The Russian Embassy and the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Hanoi on May 8 jointly held a ceremony to commemorate the “Immortal Regiment” at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the Great Patriotic War in Russia (May 9).
PSNews - Eighteen sets of remains of Vietnamese soldiers and expert volunteers who passed away in Laos during wartime were on May 7 buried with full honours in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
The Customs Department of Ho Chi Minh City has collaborated with the municipal police to detect three postal consignments containing nearly 8kgs of meth.
PSNews – The Ho Chi Minh Municipal Department of Information and Communications on May 7 in collaboration with the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Book Street launched a series of activities to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory ( May 7, 1954-2019) and to mark 50 years of the implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament.
About 7,200 members of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and volunteers will be serving the upcoming United Nations Day of Vesak 2019.
The Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (DAV) and the Daniel K.Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS) on May 8 co-hosted a workshop in Hanoi themed “Vietnam’s ASEAN 2020 Chairmanship: Recommending the priorities”.
The People’s Court of Hanoi on May 7 announced sentences for 15 defendants involved in the case of obtaining property by fraud, manipulating securities prices, and falsifying documents at the Central Mining and Mineral Import Export JSC (MTM).
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh visited Most Venerable Thich Thanh Tu, Deputy Supreme Patriarch of Patronage Council of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha at Thuong Chieu Monastery in Phuoc Thai commune, the southern province of Dong Nai on the occasion of Lord Buddha’s 2563rd birthday.
During her official visit to Vietnam, Crown Princess of Sweden Victoria Ingrid Alice Desiree tried ‘Bun bo Nam bo’, a popular dish in Hanoi on May 7.