Vietnam Red Cross enhances cooperation with IFRC

20/07/2018 19:28

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) Central Committee signed a cooperation agreement with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) on July 19.

Vice President reviews policy for war heroes in Quang Nam

19/07/2018 19:05

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh held a working session with authorities of the central province of Quang Nam on July 18 about the enforcement of a policy for those who rendered their services for the nation, ahead of the 71st anniversary of the Day of War Invalids and Martyrs (July 27). 

Hanoi to launch 13 new bus routes

19/07/2018 17:35

PSNews - The Hanoi Transportation Service Corporation announced that the company will launch more 13 new bus routes in Hanoi by the end of this year to meet the local demand and reduce traffic jams. 

HCM City honours 778 outstanding students

18/07/2018 22:29

As many as 778 students with outstanding performance in the 2017 - 2018 academic school year in Ho Chi Minh City were honoured in a ceremony held on July 18.

UNODC Officer-in-charge in Vietnam receives insignia

18/07/2018 20:12

PSNews – The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam on July 17 conferred the insignia “Recognition of contributions of inspection cause” on H.E Christopher Batt, Officer-in-charge of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vietnam.

28 Vietnamese youths join SSEAYP 2018

18/07/2018 10:16

PSNews – The International Division of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s Central Committee has announced 28 youth representatives of Vietnam to participate in the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP) 2018.

2,000 subfertile couples to be checked for free

18/07/2018 10:07

PSNews – The Andrology and Fertility Hospital of Hanoi will organize the “Giving love - taking happiness” week from August 5 to 18 to provide free checkups for 2,000 subfertile couples.

Hoa Binh province conducts emergency response drill

18/07/2018 09:23

PSNews - The Hoa Binh Provincial People Committee on last Sartuday night held an emergency response drill to provide relevant forces with skills to cope with disasters and carry out management procedures of the reservoir of the Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant in case of emergency.

Vietnam braces for tropical storm Son Tinh

17/07/2018 20:11

Tran Quang Hoai, General Director of the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority (VDMA), has underlined the urgent need to set up delegations to inspect the safety of dykes and reservoirs in important areas as tropical low pressure system has turned into a storm named Son Tinh.

Localities urged to protect crops from torrential rains

17/07/2018 15:06

The Directorate of Water Resources under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has issued a notice on ensuring safety of irrigation facilities and preventing crops from being flooded by torrential rains in northern and north central regions.