Vietnam National University ranks among world’s best in Physics

14/11/2018 09:17

PSNews – According to the recent Rankings of the Best Global Universities for Physics announced by the US News& World Report, the Vietnam National University (VNU) in Hanoi is the only university in Vietnam that has been listed. It was ranked 502nd globally in Physics. 

Vietnamese student wins gold medal at IOAA

13/11/2018 18:13

PSNews – A Vietnamese student has won a gold medal at the 12th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA), which was held in China from 2 to 12 of November.

Phu Tho court opens trial for major online gambling ring

12/11/2018 15:30

The Phu Tho provincial People’s Court on November 12 brought to trial two former senior officers of the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) and 90 accomplices for their alleged involvement in a major online gambling ring.

No Vietnamese victims reported in wildfires in California

12/11/2018 15:26

There has been no report on any Vietnamese national among the deaths caused by the wildfires that are raging through California, the US, killing at least 25 people as of November 11, according to the Vietnamese Embassy in the country. 

Hanoi Forum puts forth valuable lessons for Vietnam

11/11/2018 21:03

The Hanoi Forum 2018, hosted by the Vietnam National University, Hanoi, closed on November 10 after two days of working with one plenum, two discussion sessions and two policy dialogues related to sustainable development and adaptation to climate change.

School funded by Vietnamese Party leader handed over to Laos

11/11/2018 21:00

Sithanasay High School, built with funding presented by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong to Laos on the occasion of his visit to the country in November 2016, was inaugurated and handed over to Bolikhamsay province on November 11.

Hanoi strives to reduce plastic use

11/11/2018 11:59

Hanoi aims to reduce the use of plastic bags in the traditional markets, supermarkets and trade centres to protect the environment as well as ensure the sustainability of the ecosystem.

Japan shares experience in natural disaster mitigation

10/11/2018 10:10

The application of policies and advanced technologies from Japan towards reducing the damage caused by floods and landslides was highlighted at a seminar held in Hanoi on November 9 by the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority (VDMA) in collaboration with the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism.

Vietnam records 164,671 new cases of cancer in 2018

09/11/2018 17:03

PSNews – Vietnamese and French health experts exchanged professional experience in cancer control and prevention at the second Vietnam –France cancer conference with a focus on lung cancer opened on November 7 by K (Cancer) Hospital, Hanoi.

Cuban President of Council of State welcomed in Hanoi

09/11/2018 11:56

Party General Secretary, President Nguyen Phu Trong on November 9 hosted a solemn welcome ceremony for President of the Council of State and Council of Ministers of Cuba Miguel Mario Diaz Canel Bermudez at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi.

France 24 to broadcast news in French in Vietnam

09/11/2018 10:44

PSNews – The Ministry of Information and Communications of Vietnam has just granted a license for the France 24 international television channel to expand its operation in Vietnam, by launching a news program in French.

Social network ethics code complete: Minister

08/11/2018 11:06

In a bid to create a healthy networking atmosphere in the country, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has completed a code of conduct on social networks for internet service providers and users, said Minister Nguyen Manh Hung.

Japan helps Hoi An deal with wastewater pollution

07/11/2018 22:05

PSNews – The authorities of Hoi An hoped that the modern wastewater treatment facility in the area near Pagoda Bridge, which was mostly sponsored by Japan will help the ancient town deal with wastewater pollution, contributing to creating a green, clean and beautiful landscape.