General News

  • The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Air Defense-Air Force Service under the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense signed an agreement on non-refundable aid for a project on dioxin...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • The Cong ethnic group in Muong Te district, the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau, is one of the most disadvantaged ethnic minorities in Vietnam, but the group boasts a diverse cultural life with traditional...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • The Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) held a discussion on building a set of code of ethics on social networks in Hanoi on May 17, marking the first time a government agency touched about the...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) on May 11 launched the $10-million USAID Saving Species project in Hanoi, state...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister-cum-Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has approved a Germany-funded project on smart power network development for renewable energy and energy efficiency during the 2018-2022 period,...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • Only 24% of infants under six months old in Vietnam are exclusively breastfed and 22% of children are breastfed until they reach two years old. The numbers were released at a launching ceremony of a breastfeeding...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • The Vietnamese Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization (WHO) jointly held a meeting in Hanoi on May 15, which focused on building a financial mechanism for initial health care, state media reported. At...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • Vietnam’s Ministry of Health and South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety on May 16 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in food safety, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and medical equipment,...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • Hanoi recorded 95 people contracting dengue fever between the beginning of 2018 and May 13, much lower than the same period last year. The figure was released by the municipal Health Department, which warned humidity...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018
  • At least 100,000 doses of the meningococcal vaccine will be imported to Vietnam by the end of May, increasing the number of imported doses to some 800,000 in 2018. According to Do Van Dong, deputy head of the Drug...

    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018