France boosts IT cooperation with Vietnam

France boosts IT cooperation with Vietnam

VOV.VN - French Minister of State for State Reform and Simplification Jean-Vicent Place has affirmed his nation's readiness to provide the best possible conditions for stepping up cooperation in information technology and e-government building with Vietnam.

VOV health and food safety channel debuts

VOV health and food safety channel debuts

VOV.VN - On February 27, Voice of Vietnam (VOV) officially launched the health and food safety channel on FM 89 MHz in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam and Public Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien.

Former Ocean Bank executives stand trial

Former Ocean Bank executives stand trial

The People’s Court of Hanoi on February 27 opened the first instance hearing for former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Ocean Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Ocean Bank) Ha Van Tham and other former executives of the bank for serious violations of State laws.

Ho Chi Minh City urges education investment

Ho Chi Minh City urges education investment

HCM City’s Department of Education and Training is seeking help from overseas Vietnamese educators who can set up training models that meet international standards and provide capital to build schools and buy teaching aids.

PM urges Tuyen Quang to tap forestry economy

PM urges Tuyen Quang to tap forestry economy

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc advised the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang to promote forestry economy and make it a national model in the field while working with provincial authorities on February 26.

Initial preparations for Robocon Vietnam 2017

Initial preparations for Robocon Vietnam 2017

VOV.VN -Universities nationwide are going to hold the preliminary rounds of Robocon Vietnam 2017 on March 1-20 to shortlist 6 teams for the qualifying round scheduled to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on April 1-5.

Unusually strong tides erode coastal land

Unusually strong tides erode coastal land

Hundred metres of land along rivers and coastlines have been destroyed by unusually strong winds and waves, combined with rising tides in the southernmost province of Ca Mau.

Government to give youth encephalitis booster shots

Government to give youth encephalitis booster shots

The national immunisation programme will give supplemental vaccinations against Japanese encephalitis to children between six and 15 years old, who did not receive the vaccine, or are not sure about their vaccination schedule previously, in districts facing high risks of the disease.

APEC 2017 opens opportunity for Vietnam

APEC 2017 opens opportunity for Vietnam

Vietnam’s hosting of APEC 2017, with the convergence of both leading and emerging economies, plays a significant role in reaffirming its dynamic socio-economic development as well as active participation in regional and international forums.

2030 Business Club donates more than VND1 billion to children

2030 Business Club donates more than VND1 billion to children

VOV.VN - The 2030 Business Club will present more than VND1 billion worth of 500 bikes and 1,500 gifts including school materials and confectionary to disadvantaged children in Chau Thanh and Ben Cau districts, Tay Ninh province.

Vietnam joins charity fair in India

Vietnam joins charity fair in India

The Vietnamese Embassy in India participated in a charity bazaar in New Delhi on February 26 with other embassies based in the capital city.