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Homeland Spring Program 2018 to be held in Hanoi
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.
Second Vietnamese poet wins Swedish literary prize
14:15 02/12/2017
(CPV) - Vietnamese poet Mai Van Phan was presented Swedish literary Cikada prize 2017 in a ceremony held by the Swedish Embassy in Hanoi in the evening of December 1st.
Ho Chi Minh city puts environment friendly buses into operation
18:27 01/12/2017
Since December 1st, Ho Chi Minh city has put into pilot use 24 buses that use compressed natural gas and satisfy all international-standard environmental protection criteria, with the investment of VND55.2 billion, the 19/5 Transport Cooperative has reported.
Seminar discusses heightening export and service capacity of MSMEs
16:46 01/12/2017
A seminar to improve export and service capacity for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) was held on November 29th-30th on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum.
Former ASEAN Secretary-General Surin Pitsuwan passes away
16:34 01/12/2017
Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, former Secretary-General of ASEAN, has passed away at the age of 68 on November 30th.
Millions of disabled people need vocational training support
16:30 01/12/2017
As many as 1.2 million disabled people are in need of vocational training support, the National Committee for Vietnamese Persons with Disabilities and the Ministry of Labor, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) said during the first meeting to honour 100 outstanding businesses creating jobs for disabled people.
Government to allocate VND1 trillion to flood-hit localities
22:33 30/11/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide VND1 trillion (USD44 million) for localities affected by typhoon Damrey that hit south central provinces early this month.
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to reopen
18:55 30/11/2017
The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Management Board has announced that the daily tribute ceremony to President Ho Chi Minh and heroic martyrs will be continued from this December 5th,after the completion of annual maintenance.
Nearly 30 Vietnamese people leave Bali safely
18:54 30/11/2017
As of November 29th, the Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia received information requesting support from nearly 50 Vietnamese visitors who were stranded in Bali, and nearly 30 of them have left Bali safely by road.
Book to help protect children and youth on the Internet launched
18:52 30/11/2017
(CPV) - The Embassy of Sweden and Save the Children, cooperating with the Department of Children, Ministry of Labor, War-Invalids and Social Affairs, have launched the book “Netsmart” in order to support parents and other adults to help keep children safe on the Internet.