Findings from two recent excavations in central Thanh Hoa province show the development of stone tools by early cave dwellers and their adaptation to climate change, according to scientists.
Local enterprises have asked the State to give them quotas on importing industrial salt for chemical and healthcare sectors while the local raw salt inventory remains high.
A EUR411,700 project has helped mitigate the devastating impact of natural disasters in the country through enhancing relevant officials’ capacity in community-based disaster risk management (CBDRM).
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has instructed localities to take measures to prevent and handle foot-and-mouth disease which has reappeared in five northern central provinces.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat was in the hot seat over the sector's poor management during a Q&A legislative session on November 19.
(VOV) - Border guards from Vietnam’s Thanh Hoa province and Laos’ Houaphanh province discussed the 2013–2014 strategy against border narcotics crime at a meeting on November 15.
(VOV) - The first Vietnam- Korea Women Forum took place in Hanoi on November 15 with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation between the Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) and the Korean Women’s Development Institute (KWDI).
(VOV) -A Friendship Association delegation from Japan’s Kumamoto prefecture paid a working visit to Ha Nam province on November 13 to support needy students and schools in the locality.
(VOV) -At least 13 people were killed and 81 others were injured after typhoon Haiyan, packing winds of 117kph, ripped through north-central and northern provinces.
(VOV) - Typhoon Haiyan slammed into Haiphong and Quang Ninh early on November 11, uprooting big trees, ripping off house roofs and causing blackouts in many places.
(VOV) - Major airlines have cancelled nearly 100 flights from and to Danang, Hue and Quy Nhon for the past two days.
(VOV) - Hundreds of thousands of people living along the central and north-central coastal provinces have been ordered to evacuate from high-risk areas as Haiyan, the most destructive storm in history, is heading towards Vietnam.
(VOV) - Haiyan, the most powerful storm in the past decade, is moving quickly towards the East Sea and is forecast to pound central coastal provinces on November 10.
The second season of the Vietnamese version of international reality cooking show MasterChef has officially opened.
(VOV) - Vietnam attracted US$19.234 billion in foreign direct investment between January-October 2013, a year-on-year increase of 65%.