TAGs: society

At least seven die, go missing due to storm Bebinca

18/08/2018 15:41

At least seven have died or gone missing due to flooding as an impact of storm Bebinca, which landed in Vietnam on late August 16, according to initial reports from Son La, Nghe An and Thanh Hoa provinces.

EVN offers support to victims of Lao dam collapse

28/07/2018 16:05

Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) on July 27 offered 1 billion VND (43,000 USD) to help Lao people overcome difficulties and stabilise their lives after the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.

Hanoi aims to train more English teachers

29/05/2017 22:02

Hanoi faces a shortage of high school teachers that can teach in English, requiring universities to train more students adept at the language to meet demand.

Hoang Sa, Truong Sa exhibition comes to Thanh Hoa

18/03/2017 00:50

An exhibition titled “Hoang Sa, Truong Sa belong to Vietnam – Historical evidence” opened in the mountainous district of Lang Chanh, the north central province of Thanh Hoa, on March 17.

Enhancing women’s role in society

12/12/2016 13:50

The opening session of the Women’s leadership forum was organized on December 12 in Hanoi with the participation of female leaders from various countries, including Burma, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Tertiary education’s role in int’l integration highlighted

18/08/2018 14:44

A conference under the topic of “Tertiary education: standardisation and international integration”  was held by the National Assembly’s Committee for Culture, Education, Youth, Adolescents, and Children and the Vietnam National University’s Ho Chi Minh City branch in Hanoi on August 17. 

Localities brace for storm Bebinca

15/08/2018 20:50

Northern coastal provinces are bracing for storm Bebinca, the fourth to hit the East Sea this year, as the storm is forecast to land in the northern coastline from the Hai Phong city to Nghe An province.

Railway sector plans to improve safety, capacity

15/08/2018 15:28

Enhancing safety and capacity are the top priorities for the railway sector as it receives a much-needed package of 7 trillion VND (around 308 million USD) from the State budget.

AO/dioxin victims in Can Tho, Tien Giang receive support

08/08/2018 22:00

The Association of Agent Orange/dioxin Victims in Can Tho city on August 7 presented gifts to dioxin victims and their families on the occasion of the 57th anniversary of the Day for AO/dioxin Victims (August 10)

Vietnamese, Chinese provinces cooperate in humanitarian activities

08/08/2018 21:57

The Red Cross Societies of Vietnam’s Lao Cai province and China’s Yunnan province signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in implementing friendship and humanitarian programmes, marking a new development step in the two sides’ relations.

100,000 green trees planted in Bac Kan

02/08/2018 19:22

Around 100,000 green trees worth about VND930 million were planted at the Na Tu historical relic site in the northern province of Bac Kan on August 2, as part of the “One million green trees for Vietnam” fund.