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Dien pomelo - a Hanoi speciality
With its unique fragrance and sweetness, Dien pomelo, grown in Phu Dien ward, Bac Tu Liem district, Hanoi, is a precious gift for the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
PM urges ministries, localities to prevent nCoV outbreak
11:11 26/01/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued an urgent dispatch on preventing the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) strain, which is developing complicatedly in China without specific treatment and preventive vaccine yet.
Tet gifts handed out to the disadvantaged in Quang Tri
15:34 23/01/2020
Over 64,000 gifts worth over 50 billion VND (2.17 million USD) were handed out to poor households and policy beneficiaries in the central province of Quang Tri as of January 22nd, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year festival.
Beer sale drops remarkably ahead of Tet
15:34 23/01/2020
Beer is often a best seller during the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival but many retailers have been forced to lower their prices to encourage customers to buy.
Hanoi to plant about 120,000 new trees this spring
15:33 23/01/2020
Hanoi will grow about 120,000 trees in districts, towns, public places, offices, schools and hospitals this spring in memory of President Ho Chi Minh.
Deputy PM highlights ASEAN’s priorities at 50th WEF meeting
08:13 23/01/2020
Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh highlighted the theme and priorities of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Vietnam as ASEAN Chair in 2020 while speaking at a plenary session of the 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in Davos, Switzerland, on January 21st.
Party official presents Tet gifts to wounded soldiers in Bac Ninh
11:06 22/01/2020
Politburo member Pham Minh Chinh, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and head of its Organisation Commission, on January 21st visited wounded and sick soldiers treated at Thuan Thanh nursing centre in the northern province of Bac Ninh.
Vietnam Airlines flies outstanding workers home for Tet
11:03 22/01/2020
The Vietnam national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has flown over 1,000 outstanding workers working in the southern provinces of Binh Duong and Dong Nai, and Ho Chi Minh city back to their home town for the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
Health ministry urges hospitals to prevent coronavirus
10:13 21/01/2020
The Ministry of Health has sent an urgent dispatch to hospitals and health departments in cities and provinces to step up the early detection and good preparation for the prevention of and combat against pneumonia caused by a new strain of coronavirus.
Long Bien district police apply IT in administration
10:06 21/01/2020
Residents of Long Bien district in Hanoi can report suspected crimes or send questions to the police through an app on their smartphones.