Uncle Ho’s embalmed body preserved well: council

Uncle Ho’s embalmed body preserved well: council

The embalmed body of late President Ho Chi Minh has been preserved well, the State-level medical scientific council affirmed during a working session with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Hanoi on July 18.

Violations involving 2.16 billion USD uncovered in H1

Violations involving 2.16 billion USD uncovered in H1

Wrongdoings involving nearly 50.34 trillion VND (2.17 billion USD) and over 1,000 ha of land were found during the first six months of 2019, heard a teleconference of the inspection sector in Hanoi on July 18.

Tourism sector deploys range of environmental protection activities

Tourism sector deploys range of environmental protection activities

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has recently requested the departments of culture, sports and tourism nationwide to actively respond to the implementation of environmental protection activities and deal with plastic waste.

UN project helps Da Nang develop sustainable development planning

UN project helps Da Nang develop sustainable development planning

The Rapid Planning project of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) has helped Da Nang city with a rapid trans-sectoral urban planning methodology, heard the Rapid Planning Final Conference held in the central coastal city on July 18.

Quintessence of Tonkin honoured during Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019

Quintessence of Tonkin honoured during Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019

VOV.VN - The live entertainment show titled “Tinh hoa Bac Bo”, also known as the Quintessence of Tonkin, was awarded with the title of “Leading Cultural Spectacle Show” at the Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019 which took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on July 17.

District and commune-level administrative units to be reduced

District and commune-level administrative units to be reduced

As many as 20 districts and 539 administrative units at communal and ward levels will be streamlined under a plan of rearrangement of administrative units, said Phan Van Hung, head of Local Administration under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA).

Vietnam shares experience in SDG implementation

Vietnam shares experience in SDG implementation

Vietnam on July 17 shared its experience in integrating Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into building plan and strategy for socio-economic development at the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)’s High-level Segment.

Two Vietnamese students attend int’l media conference

Two Vietnamese students attend int’l media conference

Selected from a highly competitive field of more than 3,000 applicants, Nguyen Tran Mai Chi and Vo Thuc Phuong are attending Future News Worldwide (FNW) 2019, which is being held at the Thomson Reuters headquarters in London.