General News

  • The Vietnamese government has recently issued a new regulation on management and implementation of post war unexploded ordnance (UXO). The latest rule, which is stipulated in Decree 18/2019/ND-CP, was signed on...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • Minister of National Defense Ngo Xuan Lich has urged agencies to seek local and foreign resources in capital and technologies to implement the first phase of a U.S.-funded project to resolve dioxin contamination at...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will allocate over VND23 billion from the local budget to provide land for nearly 700 poor families to build houses. Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Anh...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • Children of the ethnic minority groups now feel more confident to attend primary schools as language barrier has been gradually removed. Seeing Vietnamese language as a tough challenge that prevents ethnic children...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • Everyday fully-loaded motorbikes reach the most remote areas of Cu Prao Commune in Ma D’rac District, Central Highlands province of Dak Lak to distribute fresh food and essential items. They are the life-blood of the...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • The People’s Committee in Vietnam’s central province of Quang Ngai is seeking permission from competent government agencies to re-borrow the official development assistance (ODA) and soft loans for a project to...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed off a national plan on avian influenza prevention and control in the 2019-2025 period, which aims to reduce the bird flu impact on society and the economy, state...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • Measles has been reported in 43 out of 64 provinces and cities nationwide with 664 patients since early this month, particularly in the south, according to the Ministry of Health. The ministry noted that up to 90% of...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • Vietnam’s health sector will focus on supervising the water quality in both the urban and rural areas in 2019, targeting 86% of citizens have access to quality-accredited water sources, state media reported....

    Monday, 18th February, 2019
  • The Vietnamese health sector has recorded some notable results in the first five years of running the satellite hospital project in 2013-2020, according to the Medical Examination and Treatment Department, under the...

    Monday, 18th February, 2019