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Homeland Spring Program 2018 to be held in Hanoi
13/12/2017
The State Commission for Overseas Vietnamese (SCOV) under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued Official Dispatch 95/UBNV-V2 on reporting to register to attend the Homeland Spring Program 2018 in Hanoi.
Female doctor for the people
22:45 08/12/2017
The practical deeds by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ta Thi Tuyet Mai from the Gia Dinh People’s Hospital in Ho Chi Minh city show that studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology, morality and style help doctors make better lives, Sai Gon Giai Phong (Sai Gon Liberation) newspaper reported.
Mechanism needed to support HIV-infected people without health insurance
22:02 08/12/2017
A workshop on community consultation on draft law on HIV/AIDS prevention and control was organized by the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) project management board and the project of global fund for HIV/AIDS prevention and control on December 7th.
Diverse activities at Sapa Winter Festival 2017
18:25 08/12/2017
Sapa Winter Festival 2017 will take place from December 22nd to 31st to respond activities of Vietnam National Tourism Year: Lao Cai - Northwestern Region.
Seminar seeks measures to refund tax for tourists
16:30 08/12/2017
A seminar discussing solutions to improve the efficiency of the value-added tax (VAT) refund policy for tourists and stimulate the demand for Vietnam’s tourism was held in Ho Chi Minh city, on December 6th.
Hanoi starts building smart city
16:27 08/12/2017
A smart city project worth more than USD4 billion invested by the Sumitomo - BRG joint venture is expected to commence in Hanoi in the first quarter of 2018.
Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO
16:16 08/12/2017
Xoan singing, a folk music genre in Vietnam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho, has been removed from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and added to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
HCM city targets 8.5 percent GRDP growth in 2018
10:38 08/12/2017
The Ho Chi Minh city People’s Council (ninth tenure) set a gross regional domestic product (GRDP) growth rate of 8.3-8.5 percent for 2018 during its sixth session that took place from December 4th-7th.
Vladimir Putin to run again for President
16:58 07/12/2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced he will seek a new six-year term in elections in March.
Traditional foods introduced at Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism
16:53 07/12/2017
Traditional foods are being introduced at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism from December 1st, 2017 to January 2nd, 2018.