Indonesian naval ships visit HCM City

Indonesian naval ships visit HCM City

Two Indonesian naval Sigma-class corvette vessels docked at the Ho Chi Minh City international port on October 18, starting a four-day visit to the southern economic hub.

Flood-hit areas brace for diseases

Flood-hit areas brace for diseases

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health warned on October 17 that flooding and rains in central and northern provinces could trigger disease outbreaks.

France helps Hanoi with air quality assessment

France helps Hanoi with air quality assessment

Hanoi will roll out action programmes and plans to improve air quality in the city based on the outcomes of a French-funded air quality assessment project, said a municipal leader.

USB named as main source of malware in Vietnam

USB named as main source of malware in Vietnam

According to a report from the BKAV Technology Group, 15 million computers in Vietnam were infected with viruses in the third quarter of 2017, with half of them infected via USB connections.

Gia Lai searches for martyrs’ remains in Cambodia

Gia Lai searches for martyrs’ remains in Cambodia

VOV.VN - The Military Command of Central HIghlands’ province of Gia Lai on October 18 launched a search for remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who laid down their lives during the past war in Cambodia.

HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

Around 70,000 workers are needed in Ho Chi Minh City for the remaining months of the year, mostly in garments and textiles, sales, services, logistics and IT, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre.

Evangelical Church (North) holds 35th General Assembly

Evangelical Church (North) holds 35th General Assembly

The Evangelical Church of Vietnam (North) opened its 35th General Assembly on October 17 with the participation of representatives from the Vietnam Fatherland Front and the Government Committee for Religious Affairs and about 1,500 delegates.

Can Tho, An Giang present gifts to the poor in Cambodia

Can Tho, An Giang present gifts to the poor in Cambodia

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) committees of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang and Can Tho city partnered with the General Association of Vietnamese Cambodians in Cambodia to present gifts to poor Vietnamese and Cambodian nationals affected by the recent floods.

Vietnam Women Award honours 18 units, individuals

Vietnam Women Award honours 18 units, individuals

The Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) Central Committee on October 17 presented the Vietnam Women Award 2017 to eight units and 10 individuals with outstanding contributions to social development.

Quang Tri: 27 artillery shells successfully handled

Quang Tri: 27 artillery shells successfully handled

A bomb clearance and disposal team of Peace Trees Vietnam on October 17 successfully handled and moved 27 artillery shells left from the war in Huong Hoa district, the central province of Quang Tri.