General News

  • Most Vietnamese have put the Vietnam War behind them. But leaving the past behind does not mean forgetting it. As Madam Ton Nu Thi Ninh, a veteran Vietnamese diplomat actively engaged in US-Vietnam reconciliation, once said, “On post-war matters,...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • A total 100 families were evacuated as a bomb carrying 80 kilograms of explosives from the Vietnam War was destroyed in the central Quang Tri Province last weekend. Weighing 227 kilograms, the Mark 82 bomb (MK82) was produced by the U.S. to use...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • The Vietnam Social Insurance on November 23 held a virtual ceremony to launch a national program to give free social insurance books and health insurance cards to people in difficult circumstances across the country. Participants from 63 Vietnamese...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training wished to receive World Bank’s support in preserving the languages of ethnic minorities, Minister Nguyen Kim Son said, citing some learning and teaching challenges at their schools. The minister made his...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • Vietnam’s southern province of Dong Nai has received 20 programs and projects from 17 International Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and donors with the total donated value of VND65.5 billion ($2.73 million) in 2022, up by two programs and...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • The Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) pledged AUD23 million ($15.35 million) for relevant projects in Vietnam in the next five years, moving towards long-term research and contributing to food transformation in the...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • French Ambassador to Vietnam Nicolas Warnery has pledged to provide support to Vietnam in green finance and deploy training activities and technical assistance in issuing green bonds in the coming time, local media reported. The diplomat made the...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • Many projects on education and training funded by the World Bank (WB) have reported good results, affirmed Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Kim Son during his recent working session with Cristian Aedo, Practice Manager for the Global...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • As many as 85% of surveyed healthcare workers in Vietnam develop clinical symptoms after contracting COVID-19, a study revealed. The study was conducted on 292 healthcare workers at the Ho Chi Minh City-based Hospital for Rehabilitation – Treatment...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022
  • Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) has issued a document, including six specific contents, to ensure food hygiene and safety in educational institutions, state media reported. The move came following the mass food poisoning at Ischool...
    Tuesday, 29th November, 2022