No Vietnamese has been reported dead or missing in Palu city, Sulawesi province, after strong earthquakes and tsunami occurred in Indonesia on September 28, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Vietnam ranks 18th out of the 20 countries with the highest rate of stomach cancer in the world, said experts from Bach Mai Hospital and Nagoya University (Japan) at an International Symposium on liver and gallbladder digestion in Hanoi on September 29.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines announced on September 28 that it has been awarded a 4-star global airline rating by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) at APEX EXPO recently held in the US city of Boston.
A national symposium themed “Rapid and sustainable development institutions: International experience and issues facing Vietnam in the new period” was held in the northern province of Vinh Phuc on September 28.
A three-month social media campaign against smoking was launched by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Vietnam in partnership with key tobacco control partners in Hanoi on September 27.
Losses caused by traffic accidents in Vietnam amount to 50 trillion VND (over 2.12 billion USD) each year, equivalent to 30 percent of budget spending on education, or 1. 5 million people going without income for the whole year.
Three drug traffickers were arrested in the northern mountainous province of Son La on September 27.
The British Consulate-General in Ho Chi Minh City on September 27 launched a motorbike safety campaign themed “#KnowSafetyNoAccidents.”
The British Council Vietnam is organising the Study UK Exhibition in Hanoi on 6 October and in Ho Chi Minh City on 7 October.
Communication works should be carried out in an effective manner to raise public awareness of the important role of the urban railway to the city’s development, according to Chairman of the Hanoi Railway One Member Limited Company Vu Hong Truong.
PSNews - The HMCS Calgary ship of Royal Canadian Navy on September 26 docked at Tien Sa Port, starting its friendly visit to Da Nang City.
The Bac Binh district People’s Court in the central province of Binh Thuan handed out prison sentences ranging from two to four years to 15 defendants involved in disturbances of social order at Phan Ri Thanh commune on June 11 at a trial on September 26.
Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has committed to wiping out tuberculosis (TB) in Vietnam by 2030 while addressing the High-Level TB Meeting, held on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
The 12th Congress of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) for the 2018-2023 tenure closed in Hanoi on September 26 after the three days of sitting.
People from across the country braved the rain to come to the National Funeral Hall in Hanoi on September 26 to pay homage to President Tran Dai Quang.
Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha on September 24 stood before a committee hearing at the National Assembly to explain a shortage of thousands of teachers nationwide.
Vietnamese students, researchers and professionals are encouraged to apply for these scholarships to undertake postgraduate study, research, vocational education and training and professional development in Australia.
Hanoi has reported 955 cases of dengue fever in 261 communes, wards and towns across its 30 districts from the outset of the year, a year-on-year decrease of 96.8%.
Some 50,000 apartments will soon be available for Vietnamese workers at industrial clusters at a starting price of 150 million VND (6,400 USD) apiece, according to the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL).
Vietnam-Japan relations have seen strong progress across the field since the establishment of diplomatic ties 45 years ago, which is partly attributable to the bridge-building role of many individuals and organisations.