General News

  • Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 7 praised the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA)’s efforts in recent years in the fight for justice for the AO/Dioxin victims. PM Phuc made his...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • The Association of Agent Orange/dioxin Victims in Can Tho city on August 7 presented gifts to dioxin victims and their families on the occasion of the 57th anniversary of the Day for AO/dioxin Victims (August 10)....

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • President Tran Dai Quang has asked the Vietnam Veterans’ Business Association (VVBA) to help reduce poverty by developing commercial production, intensify scientific-technological applications in production and...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has asked the Government to stop the electricity subsidy for poor households from next year because of its negative impact on the national poverty elimination policies. In five years from...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • The Vietnamese Ministry of Labor-Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare have recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on providing language and...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • The National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) will question ministers over ethnic policies and crime issues at its upcoming 26th session scheduled to take place from August 8 to 13. Details of the agenda were...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • The “Responsible Asia Forestry and Trade Partnership” project (RAFT3) funded by the Australian government has provided technical support for three Vietnamese companies in sustainable forest management, heard a...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • Representatives from the Departments of External Affairs of localities nationwide have shared their experience in calling for resources from foreign non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to serve local socio-economic...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • The Indian-made ComBE Five vaccine will be used in a national expanded immunization program, replacing the Quinvaxem vaccine as of September instead of this month as previously planned. ComBE Five is a “five-in-one”...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018
  • Vietnam’s Mekong Delta is facing a severe shortage of medical staff, local health authorities said at a meeting at Can Tho Medicine University on August 7, state media reported. Currently, 13 localities of the region...

    Monday, 13th August, 2018