Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) on July 27 offered 1 billion VND (43,000 USD) to help Lao people overcome difficulties and stabilise their lives after the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
PSNews - Vietnamese agencies, businesses, organizations, and individuals have offered aid to victims of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam in Sanamxay district of the Lao province of Attapeu.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged local authorities to change the way of thinking and be more creative in building new style rural areas.
PSNews - A special art program co-organized by the Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper and the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) was held on July 25 at the Vietnam-Soviet Friendship Labor Cultural Palace to celebrate the 71st War Invalids and Martyrs' Day (July 27).
Incense offering and candle lighting have been held across Vietnam to commemorate fallen soldiers on the occasion of the 71st Vietnam War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27, 1947).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the families of war martyrs Trinh Dinh Khoi and Dang Thuy Tram in Hanoi on July 26, as part of activities marking the 71st anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
The fifth nationwide Red Cross camp, which runs every five years, will gather 511 members and volunteers during its three-day course starting August 2 in the Mekong Delta province of Can Tho.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide 200,000 USD as relief aid for the Lao government to help the country in the aftermath of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
A military aircraft went down in Dua village of Nghia Yen commune, Nghia Dan district, the central province of Nghe An, around noon on July 26.
The Long An provincial People’s Committee held a memorial and reburial service at Vinh Hung Martyr’s Cemetery on July 25 for the remains of 25 volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives during the past war in Cambodia.
Hanoi is working to address the aftermath of floods after heavy rain in many outlying districts last week.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court on July 24 resumed the trial on the case of “deliberately violating State regulations on economic management, causing severe consequences” at the Vietnam Construction Bank (VNCB, now Construction Bank).
Statistics provided by several northern and north central provinces show that by July 24, torrential rains, floods, and landslides left 29 people dead, five others missing, and 26 injured.
PSNews – Within the framework of the event “Way to future”, Miss Universe Vietnam H’Hen Niê visited and handed over scholarships to needy ethnic minority students with outstanding academic results on July 21, in Da Nang.
President Tran Dai Quang on July 23 signed a decision on the suspension of Truong Minh Tuan from his position as the Minister of Information and Communications.
PSNews – The Department of Quality Management under the Ministry of Education and Training has just announced that all four members of the Vietnamese team participating in the 29th International Biology Olympiad won medals including three gold and one silver.
A requiem ceremony was held in the central province of Quang Tri on July 21 to commemorate soldiers who died during an 81-day battle here in the summer of 1972 to safeguard the country.
War veteran Lam Van Bang of Nam Trieu commune, Hanoi, is known for his great contribution to the community. Bang was a prisoner of war held in the notorious Phu Quoc prison. Since the war, the veteran has worked hard to honor his fallen comrades.
A photo exhibition entitled “Biomass energy-for a green future” took place from July 18-21 at the Saigon Exhibition Convention Centre in HCM City’s District 7.
Heavy rain continued to batter the northern region overnight, causing widespread flooding.