(VOV) -Tobacco use is a leading cause of fatalities, resulting in over 6 million deaths in the world, including more than 40,000 Vietnamese in Vietnam every year.
A modern physical drama will be held in Hanoi on May 25 to mobilize people to comply with the "Law on prevention and control of tobacco harms".
The US Department of Commerce (DoC) has decided to increase anti-dumping duties on Tra fish imported from Vietnam by an additional US$0.52-1.29 per kilo, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has made positive assessments on Vietnam’s macroeconomic situation as well as the policy management of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) over the past time.
(VOV) - A Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on May 15 criticised China’s 2013 fishing ban in the East Sea, including some of the waters of Vietnam.
Attacking midfielder Huynh Quoc Anh and goalkeeper Dang Thi Kieu Trinh won the Golden Ball Awards at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.
Vietnam will grant quarantine certificates to its fresh fruit and vegetable as of June 30, making them eligible for export to the European Union (EU) after over 12 months of temporary halt.
(VOV) - The EU’s strict ban on honey imports from Vietnam has caused huge losses for domestic businesses.
(VOV) - Two-way trade turnover between Vietnam and Spain hit a record high of 2.003 billion euro in 2012, a year-on-year increase of 19.4 percent.
(VOV) - Heavy rains accompanied by whirlwinds on April 30 caused huge property losses to northern mountain provinces.
The law on the prevention and control of smoking takes effect as of May 1, 2013, according to the Health Ministry.
ASEAN strongly backs efforts to eliminate all forms of discrimination and violence against women.
(VOV) -Many overseas Vietnamese (OVs) are on a pilgrimage to the northern midland province of Phu Tho to commemorate the death anniversary of Hung Kings – the founders of the Vietnamese nation.
(VOV) - Vietnam has well implemented its commitments with the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), said UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova.
(VOV) -The number of plastic bags consumed in Vietnam will decrease by 65 percent as of 2020, compared to the previous decade.