Vietnam assisted to meet needs of aging population

07/08/2019 21:40

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the World Bank (WB) on August 7 jointly launched a knowledge-sharing programme to assist policymakers in Vietnam with developing new models of care services for the elderly as Vietnam’s population is aging at a pace faster than any of its regional peers.

Sa Na village devastated after flooding

07/08/2019 15:49

It will take some time for the people in Sa Na village, Na Meo commune, Quan Son district, Thanh Hoa, to stabilize their life after floods swept the village.

Over 294,000 customers suffer blackouts due to storm Wipha

03/08/2019 20:41

More than 294,000 customers of the power sector suffered blackouts as power went out in northern localities of Quang Ninh, Hai Phong, Bac Giang, Hung Yen and Hanoi on August 3 due to storm Wipha, which landed in Quang Ninh on August 2 evening.

Hanoi says no to plastic bags, disposable plastic products

02/08/2019 21:52

Enterprises in Hanoi have implemented many concrete and practical action programmes to prevent the use of plastic bags and disposable plastic products in response to the city’s joint efforts to fight plastic waste in industrial production and consumer distribution.

Da Nang remains in top 4 in administrative reforms

01/08/2019 21:38

The central city of Da Nang ranked fourth amongst the 63 cities and provinces nationwide in the national public administration reform ranking, scoring 83.7 points, the municipal People’s Committee announced on July 31.

Phu Yen begins to build solar-powered lighting system

29/07/2019 20:21

The central province of Phu Yen began construction on the second stage of the first solar-powered public lighting system for Tuy Hoa city’s walking street, which will make it the first urban area in central Vietnam lit by renewable energy.

Case of a major Chinese-led online gambling ring in Hai Phong officially announced

29/07/2019 17:22

Under the direction of the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), the Department of Cyber Security in coordination with relevant specialized offices and units under the Municipal Police Department of Hai Phong attacked a Chinese-invested residential quarter and arrested a large number of Chinese nationals suspected of operating the online gambling network in the Northern port city of Hai Phong.