1,500 foreign delegates to attend Vesak 2019

04/04/2019 15:09

Up to 1,500 international delegates from 106 countries and territories and the United Nations (UN) will attend the UN Day of Vesak Celebrations 2019 slated for May 12-14 at Tam Chuc Buddhist Culture Centre in the northern province of Ha Nam, according to organisers.

2018 PAPI Report: Vietnamese more satisfied with public services

03/04/2019 13:48

PSNews - The 2018 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) Report, released on April 2, reveals general improvement in provincial and local government performance, with citizens reporting greater satisfaction with most basic public services.

HCM City’s population growth stands at 2.15 percent in 10 years

02/04/2019 10:17

Ho Chi Minh City announced on April 1 that its average population growth rate during 2009-2019 is 2.15 percent per annum, which means the city has an addition of 170,000 people each year, equivalent to the population of a small district in the southern hub.

Japanese cherry blossom festival opens in Hanoi

01/04/2019 22:10

Some 20,000 cherry blossom branches and 100 cherry trees of Japan, along with hundreds of local flowers are showing off their beauty in Hanoi during a festival that kicked off on March 29 night.

Doan Thi Huong might be released in May

01/04/2019 20:11

Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, the only defendant in the case related to the murder of a man holding a Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) passport with the name of Kim Chol, might be released in the first week of May, possibly May 8, according to her lawyers.

Programme supports residents in Dong Thap province

01/04/2019 15:09

“Thang Ba bien gioi” (The border in March) – a program to support needy local residents in border areas – was held in Hong Ngu district of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap on March 31.