• Social Affairs  

Book on movement against war in Vietnam debuted
A book entitled “Waging peace in Vietnam” that reflects the mass objection against the war by the US in Vietnam between 1968 and 1972 made its first public appearance in Ho Chi Minh City on September 20th.
Lao nationals in Son La granted Vietnamese citizenship
15:24 19/09/2019
As many as 88 Lao nationals currently residing in the north-western province of Son La were granted Vietnamese citizenship during a ceremony held in the province on September 18th.
Bus routes opened to shuttle teachers to remote mountainous communes
11:01 18/09/2019
Hoanh Bo district People’s Committee of Quang Ninh province has operated two bus routes to shuttle officials, teachers and staff of the educational sector working in two remote mountainous communes of Dong Son and Ky Thuong from September 16th.
Quang Ninh releases green sea turtle into natural environment
16:36 17/09/2019
A green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) was released into the natural environment by a fisherman and the Hai Ha district Forest Management Department, Border Post No.19 and related units of Quang Ninh province on September 16th.
Hanoi plans solutions to increase public transport use
14:50 16/09/2019
Authorities in Hanoi have announced a plan to charge vehicles in downtown areas to increase the use of public transport, according to a decision signed by Chairman of the Hanoi People's Committee Nguyen Duc Chung recently.
Eight people dead or missing due to flooding
09:22 14/09/2019
According to an early report on September 13th of the National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, heavy rain and flooding from September 9th to 12th caused serious damage to people and property. Eight people were left dead or missing. 95 houses were damaged. 1,516 hectares of rice were affected.
Mekong sub-region countries share experience in agricultural extension
12:48 12/09/2019
The fifth meeting of the Mekong Extension Learning Alliance (MELA) opened in Vietnam’s central city of Da Nang on September 11th, within the framework of ASEAN cooperation in agricultural training and extension.
Vietnam Red Cross Society aids flood victims in Quang Tri
11:19 09/09/2019
The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) Central Committee on September 8th presented aid packages to families in the central province of Quang Tri, who were affected by heavy rains and flooding from September 2nd to 5th.
RoK naval ships visit Da Nang city
10:15 08/09/2019
Destroyer Moon Mu The Great and fast combat support ship ROKS Hwacheon of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Navy docked at Tien Sa port on September 7th, beginning their three-day visit to the central coastal city of Da Nang.
PM approves rice aid for flood-hit residents
10:14 08/09/2019
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide 2,000 tonnes of rice from the national reserve as food aid to residents in the central provinces of Quang Binh and Ha Tinh who suffered from serious flooding.