As many as 85 shells left from the war were safely detonated in the central province of Quang Tri, said the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) on March 28.
PSNews - Recently, the Vietnam Railway Corporation announced that it planned to provide 130 more trains from April 25 to May 5 in order to meet the increasing travelling demand, during the National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day.
The Anti-drug Unit under the Quang Binh Border Guard Command in coordination with functional forces cracked down on a major drug trafficking case, arresting 4 persons, seizing 110,000 pills of synthetic drugs, 3 cars, 19 million Lao Kip and many exhibits.
The eastern section of the North-South Highway will be put into use in 2021 in schedule, according to Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The.
The Investigation Police Department for Drug-Related Criminals under the Ministry of Public Security has issued a decision to start legal proceedings for a major drug trafficking case involving four defendants, including one Chinese national, for the illegal transporting and smuggling of drugs.
An exhibition focusing on protest movements against the US’ unjust military actions and war in Vietnam as well as Japan’s support for peace in Vietnam during 1954-1975 and the Vietnam-Japan friendship opened at Thua Thien-Hue Museum of History on March 26.
Hanoi wants to bolster cooperation with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DRPK) in various fields, especially education, an official of the capital city has said.
PSNews - The National Steering Committee on overcoming post-war Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemical Consequences (Steering Committee 701), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) jointly organized the high-level side event "Viet Nam: Overcoming war legacies, endeavour for peace and sustainable development".
The Okayama Institute of Languages wants to join hands with Can Tho city’s education sector to carry out the specialised Japanese language training programme at local colleges and universities.
A symposium called “Settlement of war consequences: Path to reconciliation and future cooperation between Vietnam and the US” will be held in Washington on March 26.
The Transport Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security and the Directorate for Roads of Viet Nam under the Ministry of Transport have agreed to share a driving licence management database.
The central coastal city of Da Nang is working to turn itself into a food smart city as part of efforts to concretise its target of becoming an eco-smart urban area and a regional hub for startups and innovation until 2030 with a vision to 2045.
The police of Vietnam and the Philippines have worked together on the trans-national case trafficking 300 kilos of drugs in Vietnam and seized 276 kilos more in the Philippines.
The Tien Phong Marathon 2019, the 60th of its kind, was held in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on March 24.
The annual Olympic Run Day for Public Health and the 46th Ha Noi Moi Newspaper Run for peace were launched simultaneously at a ceremony in Hanoi on March 24.
A meeting marking the 88th founding anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) was held in Moscow, Russia on March 23.
Five Vietnamese workers were killed in a bus accident in Thailand on March 23 when a truck crashed into a 16-seat passenger car and both plunged into a canal in Tha Muang district, Kanchanaburi province.
The extension of the e-visa policy to a wide range of countries, plus important events held in Vietnam recently, have brought golden opportunities to attract more travelers.
PSNews - The Vietnam - Japan Student Cultural Exchange Festival and Japan Job Fair 2019 took place at the University of East Asia (Da Nang) on March 21. On this occasion, Japanese companies Suganuma, Eiseikai, Aijinkai and M&K awarded 1,200 scholarships of up to VND 12 billion to students of the excellent academic grade.
PSNews – Ly Son Kindergarten, at a cost of VND 5 billion funded by Agribank, was officially inaugurated and handed over to Ly Son island district’s people, after 270 days of construction.