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Exhibition on AO/dioxin pain, lawsuit underway in HCM City
An exhibition highlighting the pain of Vietnamese Agent Orange/dioxin victims and the lawsuit filed by Tran To Nga, a Vietnamese French woman, against multinational companies for producing and selling chemical toxins sprayed by US forces in the war in Vietnam, is being held in Ho Chi Minh City from May 8-13.
Humanitarian Month 2021 officially launched
10:29 09/05/2021
The Vietnam Red Cross Society's Central Committee on May 8 launched the Humanitarian Month 2021 on the occasion of the World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day (May 8).
May 9 morning sees 15 new domestic cases of COVID-19
10:29 09/05/2021
Fifteen domestic cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the past 12 hours to 6am May 9, according to the Health Ministry.
Phnom Penh, Vientiane appreciate HCM City’s initiative to hold online meeting
09:32 08/05/2021
Governors of Phnom Penh and Vientiane on May 7 spoke highly of Ho Chi Minh City’s initiative to organize an online discussion between leaders of the three major cities of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam to share experience in the COVID-19 fight.
Vietnamese in Laos join hands in COVID-19 fight
09:32 08/05/2021
After learning about a number of Vietnamese in Laos getting infected with COVID-19, the Vietnamese Association in Vientiane has taken a range of measures to support the Vietnamese community in the country.
Remains of martyrs repatriated from Laos reburied in Nghe An, Thanh Hoa
09:32 08/05/2021
Authorities in the north-central province of Nghe An held a ceremony at the martyrs’ cemetery in Nghi Loc district on May 7 to rebury the remains of 95 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Laos.
Lieutenant General Trinh Van Quyet appointed as Deputy Chairman of General Political Department
16:32 07/05/2021
The Government leader has signed Decision 616/QD-TTg appointing Lieutenant General Trinh Van Quyet, PCC member and Political Commissar of Military Region 2, as Deputy Chairman of the General Political Department of the People's Army of Vietnam.
Deputy Secretary of HCM city Party Committee appointed as Secretary of Hai Phong
16:31 07/05/2021
Mr. Tran Luu Quang, Standing Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee, was appointed as Secretary of the Hai Phong city Party Committee for the 2021-2025 term by the Politburo.
Long An province supports medical supplies to Cambodia’s localities
16:39 06/05/2021
Long An province on May 5 presented medical supplies worth 150 million VND to two provinces of Svay Rieng and Prey Veng of Cambodia to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
​ Nearly 100 journalists in HCMC vaccinated against COVID-19
11:02 06/05/2021
The Pasteur Institute of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on April 4 injected COVID-19 vaccine for nearly 100 local journalists.