General News

  • The Government Inspectorate (GI) of Vietnam will conduct a specialized thematic inspection into the State management of education and training with various ‘hot’ issues, according to the GI’s Decision 658/QD-TTCP...

    Monday, 30th September, 2019
  • Departments, Offices of Education and Training in localities across Vietnam may no longer have the task of opening intermediate-level majors for intermediate-level schools, under the management of those departments...

    Monday, 30th September, 2019
  • Vietnam has put a lot of effort into removing explosives remnants of war (ERW), but the issue is still a great challenge for the country, a high-ranking army official has said. Colonel Nguyen Hanh Phu, deputy director...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • Multi-dimensional poverty standards should be adjusted to suit the current economic conditions of the country, an official of Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs has said. Speaking at a workshop in Bac Lieu...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • Vietnam will likely reduce the number of poor households of ethnic minorities by 3%-5% by 2025, compared to that in 2020, according to a draft master scheme on socio-economic development in ethnic and mountainous...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Department of Defense (DoD) have so far financed Vietnam a combined $48 million for training for officials, locals, and army officers to respond to natural...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • The Maternity Hospital in the central province of Nghe An on September 15 announced three children have been infected with Melioidosis, also called Whitmore’s disease caused by bacterium Burkholderia pseudomalle. The...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • Vietnamese investigation police have identified the lax management of the Drug Administration of Vietnam (DAV), which operates under the Ministry of Health, in the case of sale of fake cancer medicine by VN Pharma....

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • Vietnam has recorded over 150,000 dengue fever cases, including 36 deaths, since the onset of this year, the national broadcaster Vietnam Television (VTV) reported. Among the localities in the country, the southern...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019
  • Vietnam has set a target to reduce its Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) consumption by 35% by 2024 in an attempt to help protect the ozone layer, state media reported. This was the main target of the second stage of...

    Monday, 23rd September, 2019