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Truong Thi Kim Tuyen set a historical milestone for Vietnam’s Taekwondo
(CPV) - A new page for the nation’s Taekwondo history has been opened by female athlete Truong Thi Kim Tuyen, 20, who bagged the nation's first ever silver medal on June 25th (Vietnamese time) at the 23rd edition of the World Taekwondo Championships, being held in Muju, the Republic of Korea from 24th-30th, 2017.
First national press award on children launched
11:09 17/06/2017
The first national press award on children is inviting entries from reporters, journalists, collaborators and press agencies across the country from now until March 5th, 2018, according to the co-organisers - the Vietnam Association for Protection of Children’s Rights (VAPCR) and the Vietnam Journalist Association (VJA).
National Committee for Children established
11:04 17/06/2017
The Prime Minister has decided to establish a National Committee for Children which will help the Government and the PM deal with child-related issues and implement children’s rights.
Vietnam commits to Paris agreement on climate change
10:55 17/06/2017
Experts gathered at a workshop in Hanoi on June 15th to discuss activities to adapt to climate change in the agricultural sector to implement the Paris Agreement.
Congratulation sent to UK Prime Minister
10:52 17/06/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, on June 16th, sent a congratulatory message to Theresa May on her re-election as Prime Minister of the UK.
Ho Chi Minh city residents to experience river buses
09:47 17/06/2017
In July, the first river bus route will be put into use to reduce pressure on overland traffic in the city.
China asked to take responsible, constructive actions in East Sea
21:53 15/06/2017
China, as a big country in the region and the world, needs to act responsibly and constructively in the maintenance of peace and stability in the region as well as in the East Sea on the basis of complying with international law, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has said.
Hanoi Food Exchange with international friends
17:00 15/06/2017
The Hanoi Food Exchange with International Friends will take place at the Ly Thai To Monument, Hoan Kiem district, from June 16th and 17th.
Ho Chi Minh city deals with 7,000 road order violations
16:52 15/06/2017
Since mid-January, authorized agencies in Ho Chi Minh city’s district 1 have dealt with over 7,000 violations of urban order management, including 203 vehicles parking illegally, and the removal of 812 inappropriate pavement structures for personal purposes.
Ho Chi Minh city: About 10,000 volunteer students to help candidates during exam 2017
16:44 15/06/2017
According to a representative from the Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city Student Assistance Center, about 10,000 students in the city will participate in a program to support candidates during the high school graduation and university entrance exams 2017.