Binh Duong province asked to strive for rapid, sustainable development
The southern province of Binh Duong must achieve rapid, harmonious, inclusive and sustainable development, thus ensuring social security and leaving no one behind, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has said.
Prime Minister chairs national urban conference 2022
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on November 30 co-chaired a national urban conference in Hanoi, which aims to disseminate and roll out the Government's Resolution 148/NQ-CP on implementing the Politburo's Resolution 06-NQ/TW on planning, construction, management and sustainable development of urban areas in Vietnam to 2030, with a vision to 2045.
Buddhism upholds fine values, joins in national construction: PM
Since its introduction into Vietnam, Buddhism has integrated into the Vietnamese social life and become an important element in the national culture, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said in a reception for a delegation of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) after the success of the 9th National Buddhist Congress on November 29.
Sending laborers to work abroad exceeds year’s plan
In the first 11 months of this year, the number of Vietnamese laborers going to work abroad has reached more than 122,000 people, exceeding the year's plan.
Three female scientists receive L’Oreal-UNESCO awards
Three female scientists were granted the 2022 L'Oreal-UNESCO awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on November 25.
Seventh Vietnam-Laos political consultation held in Hanoi
The seventh Vietnam-Laos political consultation took place in Hanoi on November 25 under the co-chair of Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Hieu and his Lao counterpart Phoxay Khaykhamphithoune.
UN facilitates women’s participation in peacekeeping operations: UN Under-Secretary-General
The United Nations will continue creating a favourable environment for women, including those from Vietnam, to effectively participate in peacekeeping operations, UN Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix told a conference in Hanoi on November 26.
Vietnam ready to contribute more to UN peacekeeping operations: minister
Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son highlighted Vietnam’s readiness to further contribute to United Nations peacekeeping operations, while meeting visiting UN Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix in Hanoi on November 25.
Top legislator’s trip boosts ties with Cambodia, Philippines, ASEAN inter-parliamentary collaboration
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue’s official visit to Cambodia, attendance in the 43rd ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) General Assembly, and official trip to the Philippines from November 19 to 25 have contributed importantly to fostering Vietnam’s cooperation with Cambodia and the Philippines, and ASEAN inter-parliamentary collaboration.
Party chief requires promotion of Fatherland Front role to meet people’s aspirations
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on November 26 stressed the need to promote the role of the Fatherland Front to better meet people’s aspirations.
Doors fully open for Vietnam’s agricultural products to China, New Zealand and Japan
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on November 24 announced the completion of opening doors to the Japanese market for Vietnamese longan, the Chinese market for sweet potatoes and the New Zealand market for lemons and grapefruits.
Lam Dong develops over 65,000 hectares of hi-tech agriculture
After more than 18 years of implementing the policy of developing high-tech agriculture, many brands of agricultural products in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong are now present in the world market, contributing to a strong breakthrough in socio-economic development.
Enhanced cooperation for Viet Nam's maritime space for ocean sustainability and climate change response
(CPV) - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Norwegian Embassy in Ha Noi have signed an agreement on November 23rd 2022 to support planning of maritime space for ocean sustainability and climate change response in Viet Nam.
Ho Chi Minh City spends VND140 billion on Tet for laborers
On November 23, the Ho Chi Minh City Confederation of Labour held a meeting informing about activities to take care of the 2023 Lunar New Year (Tet) for laborers.
HCMC to present over 4,000 bus, air tickets for Tet to poor workers and students
More than 4,000 bus and plane tickets will be presented by HCMC’s authorities to low-income workers and disadvantaged students to return to their hometowns for the Tet holiday.
Ho Chi Minh City to organize ASEAN food festival 2022
The ASEAN food festival 2022, themed "Unity in diversity", will take place from November 24 to 27 at Le Loi Street in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
Vietnam should not be turned into int'l drug entrepot: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on November 22 asked public security forces in general and those in charge of fighting drug crimes in particular to work harder in the combat in order to prevent Vietnam from being turned into an international drug entrepot.
Communicating traffic safety and order for foreigners at Tan Son Nhat International Airport
The Road Traffic - Railway Traffic Police Department under the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Police has cooperated with Tan Son Nhat International Airport to communicate, disseminate and teach the laws on traffic safety for foreigners working, traveling, studying and living in HCMC through bilingual leaflets in Vietnamese and English languages.
World Children’s Day, an opportunity to come together as One Team to get childhood back on track
(CPV) - World Children’s Day (WCD) is celebrated every year on 20 November to mark the anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in 1989 to promote the rights of every child.
35,000 bus, train and plan tickets for workers and students in HCM City go home for Tet
35,000 bus, train and plane tickets will be presented to workers in disadvantaged circumstances in Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City to return to their hometown for the 2023 Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
PM urges breakthroughs in Central Highlands development
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has emphasised the need for breakthrough steps towards the goal of comprehensive, inclusive and sustainable development for the Tay Nguyen Central Highlands while chairing a conference in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province, on November 20.
Gathering commemorates deceased victims of COVID-19
A gathering in commemoration of deceased victims of COVID-19 took place in Ho Chi Minh City on November 19 with the participation of local officials, religious dignitaries, families of the victims, and people from all walks of life.
Party General Secretary meets Hanoi voters
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and a delegation of Hanoi deputies met voters of Ba Dinh, Dong Da and Hai Ba Trung districts in the capital city on November 19 to report the outcomes of the 15th National Assembly’s recently-concluded fourth session and listen to their opinions about issues of concern.
PM expresses gratitude to over 1.6 million teachers nationwide
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh expressed his gratitude to over 1.6 million teachers nationwide at a ceremony marking the 40th anniversary of Vietnamese Teachers’ Day (November 20) in Hanoi on November 19.
PM urges Ninh Binh to push ahead with economic restructuring
Ninh Binh needs to continue to strongly renew its growth model, restructure the economy based on the application of science, technology and innovation in association with the synchronous implementation of the province's three breakthroughs, namely digital transformation, human resources and infrastructure, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on November 18.
Party chief orders more drastic actions against corruption
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has ordered Party commitees, organisations and competent agencies to continue with more drastic, rapid actions and stronger determination to fight corruption and negative phenomena.
Preterm birth is the leading cause of death among children under the age of five
(CPV) - November 17th 2022 marks World Prematurity Day, an opportunity to raise awareness on preterm birth challenges and shine a light on the risks and impacts faced by preterm infants and their families.
Seven sectors participating in 3rd Ho Chi Minh City Innovation Award
The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Innovation Award is considered and awarded by the HCMC People's Committee to authors or groups of authors of research works and solutions in the seven sectors of economic development, national defense-security, state management, communications, literature and art, science and technology and creative start-ups.
New school restrooms to be built in remote, ethnic regions
The Central Council of the Ho Chi Minh Vanguard Children's Union (HVCU) and the Vietnam Toilet Association (VTA) signed an agreement in Hanoi on November 15 to build restrooms for children nationwide, especially in remote, mountainous and ethnic minority regions at a total cost of 7.5 billion VND (312,000 USD).
15th National Assembly’s fourth session wraps up
The 15th National Assembly’s fourth session wrapped up in Hanoi on November 15.