Domestic and international efforts boost landmine cleanup

25/11/2018 21:10

As many as 2,000 people were killed by post-war landmines between 2010 and 2014, while an estimated 6.1 million hectares accounting for more than 21 percent of Vietnam’s land remains contaminated with unexploded ordnance (UXO).

Vietnamese craft villages apply technologies 4.0

25/11/2018 13:43

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is leaving a comprehensive impact on the global economy and society at large. Vietnamese craft villages are no exception. They are forced to utitlise science and technology to survive.

Vietnam, Japan promote medical academic exchange

24/11/2018 11:50

An exchange between medical students of Vietnam and Japan was held in Hanoi on November 23, aiming to further enhance medical cooperation and academic exchange between the two countries. 

HCM City to begin garbage sorting on November 24

23/11/2018 19:52

Ho Chi Minh City will enforce regulations on garbage sorting on November 24, with fine of up to VND20 million (over US$850) to be imposed on those who fail to comply with the rules.

Lam Dong province braces for fresh typhoon

23/11/2018 18:51

Due to a mixture of cold air and the impact of the ninth typhoon of the season in the East Sea, torrential rain will hit the central highland province of Lam Dong, causing landslides, flashfloods and severe flooding, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Top 10 smart health software awarded

22/11/2018 10:35

PSNews – The Department of Information Technology under the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Vietnam Association for Information Processing (VAIP) held a ceremony to present awards of the “Smart Health Products 2018”.

U.S. Ambassador speaks to 400 students of HANU

22/11/2018 09:59

PSNews - U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink affirmed that the U.S.-Vietnam relations have become stronger than ever when he delivered a speech to about 400 students and faculty of Hanoi University on the topic of U.S-Vietnam relations on November 21.

Jail time of 7-8yrs proposed for police official in gambling scandal

21/11/2018 20:57

The People’s Procuracy of the northern province of Phu Tho suggested a jail sentence of between seven years and six months to eight years to former Director of the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS)’s Department of High-tech Crime Police Nguyen Thanh Hoa in a major online gambling case. 

Prime Minister visits old school on Vietnam Teachers’ Day

21/11/2018 10:14

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited his old high school, the Da Phuc Senior High School in Hanoi’s suburban district of Soc Son, on November 20 on the occasion of the 36th Vietnam Teachers’ Day (November 20, 1982-November 20, 2018). 

CPTPP could create 27,000 jobs in Vietnam each year

21/11/2018 03:07

Joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will help create 17,000-27,000 jobs each year for Vietnamese workers from 2020, Director of the Institute of Labour Science and Social Affairs Dao Quang Vinh has said.

Prime Minister meets standout teachers

20/11/2018 09:30

Education decides the development of a society, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at his meeting with 200 teachers representing 1.3 million teachers nationwide in Hanoi on November 19.

Russian PM compliments Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre

20/11/2018 09:21

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev granted the Order of Friendship, a state decoration of the Russian Federation, to General Director of the Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre Nguyen Hong Du on November 19 for his contributions to the bilateral relations.

"I love my country" roadshow of young Vietnamese startups launched

20/11/2018 08:38

PSNews - The Ministry of Science and Technology in collaboration with the Central Committee of the Vietnamese Youth Federation on November 18 launched the roadshow "I love my country 2018" in Hanoi and Can Tho with the participation of 100 startups who are young people and students.