VOV.VN - The first signs of an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) have been detected in Phong Dien district in the central province of Thua Thien Hue, according to the provincial department for animal health.
A strategy to develop tourism in the Mekong Delta adapted to climate change is being built, aiming to fully tap local potential.
Overlapping and ineffective co-ordination between ministries and agencies has been blamed for poor solid waste management in Vietnam’s rural areas.
Nearly 20,000 people have registered to donor their organs after death so far, a surge compared with that of five years ago, heard an international conference on human organ transplant coordination held by the National Coordinating Centre for Human Organ Transplants in Hanoi on March 18.
The High-Level People’s Court in Ho Chi Minh City on March 18 upheld imprisonment penalties given to five defendants for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration”.
Ambassador Nguyen Tam Chien, President of the Vietnam-US Society hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 18 for a delegation from the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the US (VFW), who are on a Vietnam visit from March 15-23.
Five more people were prosecuted on March 17 and 18 for suspected violations of regulations on the management and use of public capital causing losses and wastefulness and violations of regulations on land management as police have expanded the investigation into Phan Van Anh Vu-related case.
VOV.VN - A Denmark-financed occupational safety and health (OSH) training project participated by Vietnamese representatives has spread fruitful outcomes and spillover effects to the OSH work in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - The National Press Festival 2019, themed “Renovated, creative, responsible Vietnamese press in the interests of the nation and the people”, has reflected Vietnamese journalists’ efforts to serve the interests of the nation and the people.
VOV.VN - The Cau Ngu festival, an annual festival where fisherman pray for a good haul of fish from their catch, took place in Cua Be village, Vinh Truong district, in the south-central coastal province of Khanh Hoa between March 16 to 18.
Facing the huge pressure of waste treatment, Ho Chi Minh City has been strongly inviting investment into waste-to-electricity technology so as to protect the environment and boost energy efficiency.
More talented and experienced doctors are leaving public hospitals to work in private facilities, raising concerns of a shortage of key doctors in the public sector.
Ho Chi Minh City and Ireland have large rooms for cooperation, especially in the fields of the city’s demand and the country’s strength like health care and education, Permanent Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem said on March 18.
The HCM City People’s Committee has urged completion of key road projects near the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in the city to alleviate traffic congestion.
Vietnamese peacekeeping sappers are studying the UK’s experience about sexual violence prevention in doing peacekeeping missions at an exchange programme held from March 17-21 in Hanoi.
A new method of blended learning, which combines classroom and online learning, helps Vietnamese students access standard high school education programmes in the US and Canada.
VOV.VN Radio Voice of Vietnam (VOV) received a number of prizes at the National Press Festival 2019, which concluded at the Hanoi Museum on March 17.
An estimated 64 percent of foreign workers in Vietnam have joined compulsory social insurance after the Government’s decree 143/2018/ND-CP regulating compulsory social insurance for foreign workers took effect.
VOV.VN - The capital of the north-central province of Thanh Hoa has recorded an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) since the first ASF outbreaks were discovered in the districts of Yen Dinh and Thieu Hoa, according to leaders of the provincial veterinary department on March 17.
Four kilometers in length, the road along To Lich River in the southwest of Hanoi will soon become a pedestrian street and the longest in the capital.