General News

  • Vietnam’s Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) will coordinate with relevant agencies this year to continue bomb, mine and unexploded ordnance (UXO) recovery efforts to clear land, serving public welfare and socio-economic...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • The standing office of Vietnam’s National Steering Committee on the Settlement of Post-War Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemical Consequences (Steering Committee 701) has held a meeting to review the alleviation work last year and launch new tasks...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • Poverty/hunger, employment and economic growth remain the three issues of greatest concern to Vietnamese citizens in 2023, according to the 15th edition of the Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) report released...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • Australia will support the use of world-class ReefScan technology, a blockchain discovery tool, to help Vietnam monitor and protect coral reefs against the climate change’s impacts, according to a program announced by Australian Prime Minister...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • Ho Chi Minh City has become the only city in Vietnam to achieve certification as a rabies safe zone for animals at the provincial level, with a vaccination rate against rabies reaching over 90% of the total dog and cat population, according to...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has just issued Directive 11/CT-TTg to request relevant units to strengthen the implementation of measures to prevent heat, drought, water shortage, and saltwater intrusion due to the influence of El Nino,...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • While the national water supply is sufficient, experts believe that new measures should be put forward to optimize operations at hydropower plants and regulate flows for daily necessities and energy security, especially amid climate change impacts....
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • Vietnam plans to develop a uniform and modern environmental monitoring system, which is able to observe the environment in key areas and monitor biodiversity at natural reserves, according to a national plan for environmental monitoring for the 2021...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • As many as 80% of the World Bank’s $51.5-million payment for Vietnam’s verified emissions reductions (carbon credits) has been distributed to six north-central localities, said Mr. Tran Quang Bao, head of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024
  • Vietnam and Yemen shared the 15th position in the list of countries at the most risks of natural disasters globally in 2023, according to the latest WorldRiskReport. With the ranking, Vietnam made an improvement from the 12th place in 2022. The...
    Monday, 8th April, 2024