General News

  • Grown at an altitude of 800-1,000 metres above sea level, the Shan tea from Na Hang district in Tuyen Quang province boasts a great flavour and has won the hearts of tea lovers far and wide. The trees also give local...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) on July 5 will bestow intangible cultural heritage title for the Tet Nguyen Tieu (Lantern Festival), celebrated by the Hoa ethnic group in Cho Lon (Big Market) in Ho...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a private investment arm of the World Bank, and authorities in Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to help the city lure more new...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • The World Bank Board of Executive Directors on July 1 approved financing for two projects worth $422 million in total to help Vietnam’s Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long enhance resilience to climate change and...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) will continue to support Phu Loi commune in Thanh Binh district of Vietnam’s Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, in launching the model of “fish farming in...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • Vietnam will likely have recorded 32,000 dengue fever cases, including three deaths, and 5,693 hand-foot-mouth (HFM) cases in the half of this year (H1), according to the latest figures from the government’s General...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • Vaccine and Biological Production No.1 (VabioTech) Chairman Do Tuan Dat has told the Thanh Nien (Young People) newspaper that his firm succeeded in developing coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine candidate at a...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • Vaccine Alliance wants to invite Vietnam to join in research and production of vaccine against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) responsible for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19),...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control has asked ministries, sectors and local governments to prepare for flooding as a result of heavy downpours in the northern region in the...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020
  • The Department of Natural Resources and Environment in Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi has recommended the municipal People’s Committee issue a directive to ban burning straw, agricultural by-products, and solid waste...

    Monday, 6th July, 2020