General News

  • Vietnam recorded 54 deaths due to natural disasters and fires and explosions in the first four months of this year, according to the latest data from the General Statistics Office (GSO). Natural disasters killed ten...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • The U.S. Mission in Vietnam hosted an Expert Panel Session on April 26 at the American Center in Hanoi on the occasion of the Air Quality Awareness Week from April 29 to May 3. Delivering the opening remarks, U.S....

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Seventeen bears – which used to be kept in captivity and illegally traded to harvest their bile - are living in a bear conservation centre in the northern province of Ninh Binh. The center was inaugurated by Four Paws...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has just issued an open letter calling for joint efforts in the whole nation to deal with problems of plastics waste, state media reported. PM Phuc recalled that many...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • In order to boost the connection between tertiary education and businesses, Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training will grant more autonomy and set more responsibilities for universities, said Minister Phung...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Ministry of Public Security to investigate the suspicion of giving and receiving bribery within the grade cheating case and set the deadline on May 25, state media...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Vietnam will boost the education ties with Italy and Israel, according to separate meetings in Hanoi on May 2 between Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha and ambassadors of the two European nations. At...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Remains of 20 war martyrs were collected from two sites in the central province of Quang Tri within a month prior to April 22. Military Division 968’s search team unearthed remains of nine in Hoan Cat village, Cam Lo...

    Thursday, 2nd May, 2019
  • Vietnam's Mekong Delta province of Long An has been allocated VND28 billion ($1.2 million) to carry out the national target program on sustainable poverty reduction in 2019, according to the provincial People’s...

    Thursday, 2nd May, 2019
  • A project designed to help girls, especially those in ethnic minority areas, get access to education, was launched by UNESCO in Hanoi on April 25. Financed by the UNESCO Malala Fund for Girls' Right to Education, the...

    Thursday, 2nd May, 2019