General News

  • Vietnam's Prime Minister recently issued a decision on the application of policies to provide media support to poor households and ethnic minority groups in mountainous, border and sea areas. Under Decision 467/QD-TTG...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Quach Thi Ut, head of a co-operative specializing in safe vegetables in Tra Vinh Province’s Tra Cu District, is known for finding innovative methods of cultivation that have boosted her family’s income and helped...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • The Service public de l’assainissement francilien (SIAAP) of France will support Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien Hue, in a project to improve hydraulic system in Ngu Ha river and research on sludge...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has introduced a $22.1-million project to connect Vietnam’s small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with foreign partners, in order to improve their...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • Vietnam recorded 51,500 dengue fever and 11,400 hand-foot-mouth cases in the first four months of this year, which included four deaths, according to the latest figures from the government’s General Statistics Office...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • The Health Department in Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi has announced that it has raised the fees for health services since May 1, state and foreign media reported. As many as 2,000 healthcare services would see fees...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • The Undetectable=Untransmittable or K=K (Khong phat hien=Khong lay truyen) campaign was launched in Hanoi on May 3 with a training course on communications work for the campaign. The communications work will focus on...

    Monday, 6th May, 2019
  • 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