Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien announced a set of measures to enhance the quality of health care services at commune-level medical stations during an event on July 16.
The National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting announced on July 16 that a tropical low pressure system will enter the north of the East Sea and is likely to strengthen into a typhoon.
The HCM City chapter of the Vietnam Youth Federation on July 15 held a ceremony to launch the 25th “Green Summer” voluntary campaign, attracting more than 60,000 students to social activities.
A new bridge spanning the Hong (Red) River and connecting Hanoi’s Ba Vi district and Phu Tho province’s Viet Tri city will be open for trial run on July 31 after two years of construction, according to its investor Phu Ha BOT Co Ltd.
Young Vietnamese overseas taking part in the Vietnam Summer Camp 2018 offered incense and flowers at the Dong Loc T-junction monument in the central province of Ha Tinh on July 15.
The number of people registered for tissue and organ donation has remained very small and fails to meet the nation’s demand for organ transplants, said Nguyen Hoang Phuc, Deputy Director of the National Coordinating Centre for Human Organ Transplantation.
The Anti-Drug Trafficking Department in the northern province of Lao Cai has successfully razed the biggest drug smuggling ring in the locality so far.
PSNews - 115 turtles that were born on a man-made method at the Bai Bac brooder in Cham Islands (Hoi An city, Quang Nam province), were released to the sea on Thursday.
A foreign tourist group called Keep Mui Ne Nice joined staff from local tourism facilities, organisations, and youngsters in Phan Thiet city in the south-central province of Binh Thuan to collect rubbish along Mui Ne beach on July 12.
Vietnamese goalkeeper Bui Tien Dung presented the Man of the Match award to Croatian player Ivan Perisic after the after the FIFA World Cup semi-final match between England and Croatia on July 12.
The People’s Committee of the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has made plans to more than double Bao Loc city’s territory so that it can become a primary driver of economic development in the region.
The Red Cross Society (RCS) chapters in the central province of Quang Nam have raised over 101.6 billion VND (4.51 million USD) from the public since early this year to implement humanitarian programmes, contributing to ensuring social security in the locality.
Up to 97.57 percent of the students sitting for the national high school examination in late June were eligible for graduation, the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) announced on July 12.
PSNews – Nearly 1000 human trafficking victims have been returned home since 2016 by Vietnamese authorities, according to the Department for Social Evils Prevention under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism have given permission to the Vietnam National Museum of History to excavate an old shipwreck recently discovered in Dung Quat Economic Zone in the central province of Quang Ngai.
PSNews – The World Vision Vietnam in collaboration with local education sector and mass organizations held 14 free swimming training courses for nearly 500 children in several districts of Quang Tri province.
Vietnam ranks 45th out of 126 economies in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2018, up 14 places compared to 2016, according to the GII report announced by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on July 10.
Mobile carrier Mobifone’s former chairman Le Nam Tra has been arrested for his alleged wrongdoing in a deal that saw the state-owned telecoms company acquire 95% of the pay TV service AVG.
The Cat Linh-Ha Dong elevated railway has been connected to the national power grid since the beginning of July for its trial operation this month.
The Embassy of India in coordination with People’s Committees of Vinh Phuc and Phu Tho provinces organizes the Jaipur Foot Artificial Limb Fitment Camp to provide rehabilitation services and the prosthetic Jaipur Foot to around 500 Vietnamese people