Gifts for needy Vietnamese in Cambodia on Vu Lan festival

Gifts for needy Vietnamese in Cambodia on Vu Lan festival

The Vietnamese Consulate General in Cambodia’s Preah Sihanouk province, the Executive Board of the provincial Khmer-Vietnam Association and philanthropists presented gifts to families of Vietnamese origin and Cambodians living in need on the occasion of the Buddhist Vu Lan festival 2022.
President reduces death penalties to life sentences for 21 prisoners
President reduces death penalties to life sentences for 21 prisoners
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 12 decided to reduce death penalties to life sentences for 21 prisoners, including two foreigners.
President asks police officers to try their best to fullfill UN peacekeeping tasks
President asks police officers to try their best to fullfill UN peacekeeping tasks
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked police officers assigned to United Nations peacekeeping missions to bring into full play their talents, strengths...
NA Chairman attends consulting conference on draft revised medical law
NA Chairman attends consulting conference on draft revised medical law
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue attended a conference that sought experts’ opinions on the draft Law on Medical Examination and Treatment...
PM asks for greater efforts to promote sustainable recovery
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.

PM asks for solutions to speed up national key transport projects
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
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
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.

HCM City seeks to boost technology transfer from universities
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.

Cambodia announces outcomes of AMM-55 and related meetings
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
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.

National Children s House Festival 2022 attracts nearly 2,000 delegates
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.

Phu Tho Hoa tunnel to be built into Ho Chi Minh s cultural space
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.

UK continues to recognize Vietnam’s new passports
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.

Hero Kostas Sarantidis - Nguyen Van Lap laid to rest in Da Nang
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.

Japan helps Da Nang complete waste treatment project
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.

Book aims support Vietnamese companies to boost exports to Denmark
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
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.