PM asks for greater efforts to promote sustainable recovery
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh urged the business community and associations to take specific solutions and join hands with ministries, sectors and localities to remove difficulties, towards promoting economic recovery and sustainable development.
185 children and 34 officials from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia participate in a festival
185 children and 34 officials from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia have participated in the festival of the three countries which is taking in Ho Chi Minh City from August 10 to 14.
PM asks for solutions to speed up national key transport projects
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired the first meeting of the state steering committee for national key transport projects in Hanoi on August 10, during which he requested ministries, sectors and localities to apply comprehensive measures to speed up the implementation of the projects to expand development space for regions.
PM chairs nationwide virtual conference reviewing digital population data project
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 9 chaired a national virtual conference to review six months of implementing a project on developing the application of population database, e-identification, and e-authentication for the national digital transformation in the 2022-2025 period with a vision to 2030 (Project 06).
Model of Women's Union hanging Uncle Ho's photo spread
In 2017, the Vietnam Women's Union (VNWU) Tan Hoa Commune, Ben Luc District, Long An Province, launched a model of Women's Union to hang Uncle Ho's photo among cadres, members, and women, associated with other women's patriotic emulation movements and key activities of the union.
Digital transformation crucial to an independent, self-reliant economy: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 8 described digital transformation as an important tool for the building of an independent and self-reliant economy and the extensive and effective integration into the world.
HCM City seeks to boost technology transfer from universities
Huynh Kim Tuoc, managing director of the Saigon Innovation Hub's (SiHub) Start-up Support Centre under the HCM City Department of Science and Technology, affirmed Vietnam holds tremendous potential for technology development and transfer thanks to its highly qualified experts and intellectuals with rich experiences in this field, especially young and talented human resources at universities.
Leaders pay homage to late State Council Chairman Vo Chi Cong on birth anniversary
A delegation led by President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 6 paid tribute to late Chairman of the Council of State Vo Chi Cong at his memorial site in the central province of Quang Nam’s Nui Thanh district on the occasion the late leader's 110th birth anniversary.
Cambodia announces outcomes of AMM-55 and related meetings
The 55th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting (AMM-55) and related meetings have successfully concluded, with some 30 documents on regional cooperation adopted, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn said on August 6.
Vietnam’s initiatives at AMM-55 receive support: ambassador
Opinions raised by Vietnam at the 55th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting (AMM-55) and related meetings, which took place in Cambodia from August 2-5, received support from other participating countries and were included in documents of the meetings, said Ambassador Vu Ho, acting head of ASEAN SOM Vietnam.
Vietnam makes active contributions to International Law Commission
Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Hong Thao has pledged to make more contributions to the progress and development of international law, for peace, friendship, cooperation and sustainable development in the world.
PM chairs meeting of National Steering Committee for Comprehensive Finance
The domestic financial market has developed rapidly with outstanding results on the basis of cutting-edge technologies, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said at a meeting of the National Steering Committee for Comprehensive Finance in Hanoi on August 6.
Vietnam Airlines posts lowest on-time performance in July
The overall punctuality of domestic airlines reached 81.8% in July with Vietravel Airlines taking the lead for on-time performance (OTP) at 91.9%, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) reported.
Prime Minister asks Samsung Electronics to expand operations in Vietnam
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked Samsung Electronics of the Republic of Korea to expand its operations in Vietnam during a reception for the group’s CEO Roh Tae-Moon in Hanoi on August 5.
Environment ministry urged to accelerate digital transformation
The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MoNRE) must further accelerate digital transformation and develop digital database using big data technologies, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on August 5.
National Children's House Festival 2022 attracts nearly 2,000 delegates
The Ho Chi Minh Young Pioneer Organization's Central Council organizes the 7th National Children’s House Festival from August 4-6 in HCMC, which attracts the participation of 1,952 delegates including 396 commanders, 1,556 children and members of Ho Chi Minh young pioneer organizations of 52 children’s houses nationwide.
Progress of projects on relic restoration and embellishment in Hanoi to be improved
A conference was organized by the Steering Committee on investment and upgrade implementation of national-standard public schools, upgrading the health system, and restoring and embellishing relics in the 2022-2025 period and the following years of Hanoi to implement a number of key tasks.
Phu Tho Hoa tunnel to be built into Ho Chi Minh's cultural space
Mr. Nguyen Van Nen, member of the Politburo and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Party Committee, and leaders of the city recently visited Phu Tho Hoa tunnels, which is a creative work in the two resistance wars against the French and the Americans of the army and people of Loc Hoa, Phu Tho.
Workers to have four day off from September 1 to 4 on National Day
According to the Office of the Government, workers and students nationwide will have four days off from September 1 to 4 on the occasion of National Day.
Presenting 129 sets of desktop computers to medical sector in Ho Chi Minh City
On August 3, a ceremony to hand over the computers to Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee took place in the city.
Vice President offers incense at Uncle Ho Memorial House in Hue
On August 3, Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan and a working delegation visited and offered incense at the relic of President Ho Chi Minh Memorial House on Mai Thuc Loan Street, Thuan Loc Ward, Hue City (Thua Thien Hue Province).
UK continues to recognize Vietnam’s new passports
The United Kingdom will continue to recognise all passports issued by Vietnam despite some countries in the European Union rejecting the latest version due to missing place-of-birth information.
PM demands stronger action to disburse public funds
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 3 urged stronger determination, efforts and actions to disburse public investment as part of the Government’s main priorities.
Hero Kostas Sarantidis - Nguyen Van Lap laid to rest in Da Nang
A memorial service was held in central city of Da Nang on August 2 for Hero of the People’s Armed Forces Kostas Sarantidis - Nguyen Van Lap, a man who held Greek and Vietnamese nationalities and joined the Vietnamese people in the resistance war against the French colonialists.
Vietnam wants relevant parties not to complicate Taiwan Strait situation: Spokeswoman
Vietnam expects that related parties will restrain and avoid complicating the situation in the Taiwan Strait, Spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang said on August 3.
Japan helps Da Nang complete waste treatment project
On August 2, the central Dang Nang City Department of Natural Resources and Environment coordinated with the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) of Japan to organize a workshop in the city to kick off the second phase of a project on waste classification at source and waste recycling.
President asks Dong Nai to create changes in mindset, action
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 2 urged the southern province of Dong Nai to create changes in both mindset and action, and help to spur development in adjacent localities.
More than 5,000 people walk for AO victims in HCMC
A charity walk was held to support Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims with the participation of over 5,000 people at Dam Sen Culture Park in HCMC on July 31.
Book aims support Vietnamese companies to boost exports to Denmark
The Vietnamese Embassy in Denmark has coordinated with the Vietnam Trade Office in Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Iceland and Latvia to publish a book on the Danish market to support Vietnamese companies in taking advantage of opportunities brought by the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to boost their exports to the country.
Vice State President commemorates Uncle Ho’s visit to school
On July 31, a delegation led by Vice State President Vo Thi Anh Xuan visited the cultural and historic relic site of Uncle Ho’s visit to Hoa Binh Socialist Labour Youth School in Yen Mong Commune, Hoa Binh City, in the northern province of Hoa Binh.