General News

  • Vietnam and Ireland should boost the education-training ties, especially in education accreditation, official training, recognition of degree, cooperation between higher education units and between high schools of the...

    Monday, 12th August, 2019
  • Inspectors of Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) has pointed out problems of Hanoi Department of Education and Training (DoET), including management of “international”-branded schools and issuance of...

    Monday, 12th August, 2019
  • A texting campaign was launched in Hanoi on July 30 to raise funds in support of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims. The Central Committee of the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (VAVA) and the...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • The household poverty rate is set to reduce further this year, but the wealth gap is still widening, according to the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA). MoLISA Deputy Minister Le Quan said at a...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • Vietnam’s ethnic minority groups are to be empowered to develop policies involving their communities. Accelerating civil engagement is one of the main targets in the master plan on investment for socio-economic...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • The Ho Chi Minh City HIV/AIDS Prevention Association and the Vietnam-based international non-governmental organization Oxfam on July 30 launched a project on supporting children under 18 year olds with HIV at 27...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • U.S. agencies, including the embassy in Vietnam and the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), have shared experiences and assisted Vietnam in the fight against the African swine fever, U.S. Embassy...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • Vietnam is estimated to have recorded 96,400 dengue fever (including six deaths) and 22,900 hand-foot-mouth cases (including two deaths) in the first seven months of this year, according to the latest figures from the...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • A research group from the Pasteur Institute in Vietnam’s southern metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City has completed their research into a vaccine against dengue fever, which is awaiting ethical approval from the Ministry...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019
  • Vietnam’s Ministry of Health has set up eight teams to inspect the prevention and fighting against dengue fever in 20 provinces and cities, state media reported. The move came after the country had recorded over 96,...

    Monday, 5th August, 2019