A flesh-eating disease known as the Buruli ulcer, which is usually found in West and Central Africa, has been increasing at an alarming rate in Australia over the past two years, especially in the state of Victoria.
PSNews - The Traffic Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security on April 18 held a conference themed "Improving efficiency of dissemination on traffic safety and building traffic culture." Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Son, Deputy Minister of Public Security attended the meeting.
The leaders of Germany and France meet on Thursday to try to work out a common position on reforming the euro zone, a sensitive issue that is testing the new government in Berlin just a month after it took office.
Despite its large reserves, Vietnam has to import a huge volume of coal in the 2016-2020 period, which began in 2017 and will see a sharp increase from 2020 to supply thermal power plants, according to a plan from the Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted an official welcoming ceremony for Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace on April 19 in Hanoi.
Vietnam and New Zealand on March 13 issued a Joint Statement on advancing the comprehensive partnership toward the strategic partnership during Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to New Zealand on March 11-14.
US Navy crew members of the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier had a great time when they joined art performances, played basketball, and made handicraft products with children suffering from the effects of Agent Orange in Da Nang City on the morning of March 7.
Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh on March 1 hosted a banquet for Susan Thornton, Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
Turn on a coffee machine, switch to another TV channel and close a garage with the press of a button? The sci-fi movie scenario that had previously seemed impossible has already become a reality.
PSNews – The Irish Embassy in Vietnam in collaboration with the Vietnamese Ireland Alumni and Amslink English Center organized the English contest "Discover the Land of Literature" for Vietnamese children from age 7 to 15.
The State Bank of Vietnam has recently decided to lower the interest rates on short-term loans to priority sectors by 0.5 percentage points and some policy rates by 0.25 percentage points.
Last week, the Australian National University invited volunteers to help astronomers track down the fabled Ninth Planet, first hypothesized in 2014, and have so far identified four possible candidates for Planet Nine. Radio Sputnik talked to Dr. Brad Tucker from the Australian National University on the significance of the research.
PSNews - From January 9th, Hanoi officially started informing indexes form the automated environmental monitoring system on the city’s cyber portal, said Phan Lan Tu - Director of the Hanoi Information and Communications Department.
PSNews - 700 volunteers from People's Police School 5 on January 7th attended a blood donation festival themed "Voluntary blood for society".
The much-touted BRT system had a rough start at a middling speed, but passenger numbers are picking up.
PSNews- Thanks to the serious implementation of the “All People Protecting National Security'” movement, Christian parishes in Thua Thien - Hue province have enjoyed good social security and order, and become safe Christian zones for many years.
Vietnam’s real estate market will continue to see stable development in the apartment segment with abundant supply in 2017, a conference in Hanoi on December 20 heard.
PSNews-Deputy Minister of Public Security Nguyen Van Son received and held talks with a delegation of outstanding individuals in the movement “All People Protecting National Security” of Cao Bang province on December 22 in Hanoi.
Danish pop/soft rock band Michael Learns to Rock stirred up the atmosphere at an outdoor concert in Ho Chi Minh City on December 21.
Sharply decreasing Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) output and increasing prices of new gas resources are forcing Vietnam to look to increase LNG imports.