Quang Ninh: Rain-caused flooding leaves one missing

26/05/2019 21:36

One person remains unaccounted for and dozens of cargo steel boats have sunk in Mong Cai city, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, after prolonged rain caused flooding in the city on May 25.

Conference discusses teaching Vietnamese in Germany

26/05/2019 20:33

The Vietnamese Embassy in Germany on May 25 held a conference on teaching Vietnamese overseas, gathering 32 university lecturers, teachers, and Vietnamese volunteers who are teaching the language in Germany.

Quang Ninh, central bank lead 2018 administrative reform index

25/05/2019 13:39

The northern province of Quang Ninh and the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) have led the Public Administration Reform Index 2018 (PAR INDEX) announced by the Government Steering Committee for Administrative Reform during a conference in Hanoi on May 24.


Hanoi, Moscow enhance multifaceted cooperation

24/05/2019 22:04

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung and Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin on May 23 inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Hanoi-Moscow cooperation in the 2019-2021 period.

Hanoi strictly bans crawfish production and trading

23/05/2019 20:25

PSNews – The Hanoi Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has just issued Official Dispatch No. 1537 / SNN-CCTS on prohibiting the production and trading of invasive alien species in Hanoi city.

Vietnamese youths departs for national sea-island program

22/05/2019 14:35

PSNews- Nearly 70 youths from across the country on May 20 departed from Cam Ranh international port in Khanh Hoa province for the DK1 rig-houses and the Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago as part of the "Youth Journey for National Sea and Islands" program.

Binh Thuan: two jailed for destruction of assets

22/05/2019 09:17

The People’s Court of the central province of Binh Thuan on May 21 handed down sentences ranging from 11-17 years to two defendants involved in disturbances of social order in Phan Ri Thanh commune, Bac Binh district.

New WB study sheds light on drivers of VN's socio-economic development

21/05/2019 20:53

 Physical and economic connectivity, market linkages, and labor market mobility are among the top drivers distinguishing best-performing ethnic groups from the rest, according to a new study titled “Drivers of Socio-Economic Development Among Ethnic Minority Groups in Vietnam” released by the World Bank on May 21.

Lao nationals gain Vietnamese citizenship

21/05/2019 19:49

As many as 17 Lao nationals living in Dak Glei district of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum were granted Vietnamese citizenship certificates during a ceremony on May 21.

Winners announced for school ambassador in disaster prevention competition

21/05/2019 09:27

PSNews - The Vietnam Disaster Management Authority (VNDMA) in association with the United Nation Development Program (UNDP) and Quang Nam People's Committee yesterday announced results of the Competition “School Ambassador in Disaster Prevention and Climate Change Adaptation” 2019 at Nguyen Binh Khiem Secondary School, Hoi An city of Quang Nam province.

Bluefin tuna caught in Truong Sa set record

20/05/2019 18:30

PSNews - A fisherman in Phu Yen province caught a 367kg bluefin tuna. This fish has just been confirmed as the biggest bluefin tuna ever caught in Vietnam’s Truong Sa waters.

Vam Cong Bridge open to traffic

20/05/2019 17:25

PSNews – Vam Cong Bridge, which links up Mekong Delta provinces and facilitates the traffic between the Mekong Delta and Ho Chi Minh City, has been officially open to traffic.

Danang city opens South-East ring road section

20/05/2019 14:50

PSNews - The ring road section linking Hoa Phuoc with Hoa Khuong communes in Danang’s Hoa Vang District officially opened to traffic on May 19, creating a smooth connection between the city's South and East parts.