President launches spring festival in ethnic cultural village

President Tran Dai Quang beat a gong to launch the annual spring festival at the Culture-Tourism Village of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups in Hanoi’s outlying..

President launches spring festival in ethnic cultural village

President Tran Dai Quang beat a gong to launch the annual spring festival at the Culture-Tourism Village of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups in Hanoi’s outlying district of Son Tay on February 24 (the ninth day of the Lunar New Year).

Lao drug trafficker arrested

VOV.VN - Border guards of the Central Highland Kon Tum province in coordination with the police of Attapeu province in Laos have arrested a 39-year old man for allegedly transporting 10,000 methamphetamine pills from Laos to Vietnam.

New hospital opens to serve IP workers in Vinh Long

The Health Department of the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on February 23 inaugurated the Hoa Phu general hospital in Long Ho district to provide healthcare services for local people and workers at Hoa Phu Industrial Park.

Hai Duong’s Mo Trach village of doctoral laureates honoured

Mo Trach village in the northern province of Hai Duong was honoured with Vietnam Records Cup for producing the largest number of doctoral laureates of Confucianism nationwide from the 14th-18th century during its traditional festival on February 23 (the eighth day of the Lunar New Year).

Wrongdoings in PetroVietnam’s investment in Ocean Bank to be tried next month

Former Chairman of the Board of Directors and Member Council of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) Dinh La Thang and six accomplices will be tried for their wrongdoings in investing PetroVietnam’s capital in the OceanBank at a trial slated for March 19 in Hanoi.

VFF leader pledges to promote leaning society

VOV.VN - President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man has pledged greater attention to developing education and nurturing the growth of the business society.

Thua Thien-Hue shifts to biodegradable seedling bags

The central province of Thua Thien – Hue has established a workshop that cultivate saplings using biodegradable seedling bags instead of polythene ones.

Made-in-Vietnam medicine use on the rise

The use of made-in-Vietnam medicines at provincial-level hospitals has risen to 35.4% since the Ministry of Health initiated an ongoing project named “Vietnamese people give priority to using made-in-Vietnam medicines” in 2012.

HCM City looks to IT for better administration

To lay the foundation for turning into a smart city, Ho Chi Minh City continues to encourage the use of information technology in administration with a focus on e-governance.

Plenty of job openings in HCM City

Thousands of jobs are available in HCM City after the Lunar New Year holiday, said recruitment officials at the city’s job centres.

Dak Nong keeps wary eye on forests to prevent dry season fires

The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong is working hard to ensure its more than 250,000ha of forests are not affected by fires during the dry season, which will last until the end of April.

Deputy PMs extend congratulations on Vietnamese Doctors’ Day

Deputy Prime Ministers Truong Hoa Binh and Vu Duc Dam congratulated doctors and medical workers nationwide on the Vietnamese Doctors’ Day (February 27) while visiting some medical organisations in Hanoi on February 23.