War Invalids and Martyrs Day observed in Hanoi
A ceremony was held in Hanoi on July 24 to mark the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day, with the attendance of President Nguyen Xuan Phuc, along with State leaders and 450 representatives of millions of people who made contributions to the revolution.
Nghe An boasts substantial development potential: PM
The central province of Nghe An holds huge opportunities, advantages and resources to make breakthroughs in the coming years, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said at a working session with the Standing Board of the provincial Party Committee as part of his trip to the locality on July 24.
Son La exports 20 tonnes of fresh longan to Europe and UK
The northern mountainous province of Son La held an event on July 23 to export 20 tonnes of fresh longan to Europe and the UK, and another 8 tonnes of dried longan flesh to China.
Art programme honours Dong Loc heroes
Nhan Dan Newspaper held an art programme on July 22 at the Dong Loc T-junction in the central province of Ha Tinh, honouring those who have made enormous contributions to the struggle for national independence.
Prime Minister commemorates late President, martyrs in Nghe An
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and Party and Government officials on July 23 paid tribute to late President Ho Chi Minh and heroic martyrs in the central province of Nghe An, as Vietnam’s War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27) approaches.
Tran Sy Thanh becomes Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee
Tran Sy Thanh, 51, Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, was elected to be Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee for the 2021-26 tenure at the 8th session of the 16th-tenure Hanoi People’s Council on July 22 afternoon.
Official highlights building of grassroots-level Party organisations
Building grassroots-level Party organisations should go with the political system building as they are the foundation of the Party, the political nucleus and the bridge between the Party and people, Truong Thi Mai, Politburo member and Secretary of the Party Central Committee said at a national conference on July 22.
Ho Chi Minh City in need of 136,000 - 150,000 jobs
From now until the end of the year, Ho Chi Minh City needs from 136,000 to 150,000 jobs, the City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre reported on July 21.
PM: Land-related policies, laws important to Vietnam’s stability
Policies and laws related to land are extremely important for the stability and sustainable development of Vietnam. In fact, the perfection of these policies and laws is based on the political orientations of the Party, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on July 21.
Vietnamese, Lao legislatures deepen cooperatives ties
Vietnam always gives the highest priority to consolidating and enhancing the great friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with Laos, including the traditonal cooperative ties between their legislatures, Permanent Vice Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly and President of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Parliamentarians Group Tran Thanh Man affirmed on July 19.
Hoi An among Travel+Leisure's 25 best cities worldwide
The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam continues to impress tourists as the famous US travel magazine Travel + Leisure has just listed it among the world’s best cities in 2022.
COVID-19 pandemic fuels largest continued backslide in vaccinations in three decades
(CPV) - The largest sustained decline in childhood vaccinations in approximately 30 years has been recorded in official data published on 15 July by WHO and UNICEF globally.
Prime Minister presents gifts to war invalids in Ha Nam province
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh visited and presented gifts to war invalids and sick soldiers on July 19 at a nursing centre in Kim Bang district, the northern province of Ha Nam, ahead of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
Vietnamese, Chinese Parties intensify cooperation in personnel training
Truong Thi Mai, Politburo member, Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee and head of the its Organisation Commission, held online talks with Chen Xi, Politburo member, member of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Secretariat, and head of its Organisation Department, and Rector of the CPC’s Central Party School.
Nelson Mandela International Day 2022: Blood donation drive in Hanoi
(CPV) - On 18 July 2022 the world will again honour the legacy of the first democratically elected President of South Africa, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. Born in 1918 in the Eastern Cape, Madiba - as he was affectionately known - was a humanist who was not only one of the foremost struggle heroes that fought for the freedom of all South Africans, but was also regarded by the international community as an inspiring leader committed to promoting freedom and respect for human rights, equality, unity and tolerance.
Lao Federation of Trade Unions delegation visits Ha Nam
A delegation of the Lao Federation of Trade Unions (LFTU) Central Committee led by its President Aly Vong Nor Bun Tham paid a working visit to the northern province of Ha Nam on July 16.
Vietnamese doctors save Nigerian woman with severe malaria
The Centre for Tropical Diseases of Bach Mai Hospital recently saved the life of a 32-year-old female Nigerian patient with severe malaria, who had been hospitalised in a critical condition.
NA Chairman offers incense at historical relic sites in Ha Tinh, Nghe An
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue offered incense and flowers in commemoration of martyrs at the Dong Loc Crossroads historic site in Can Loc district, the central province of Ha Tinh, and Truong Bon historical site in central Nghe An province on July 16, on the occasion of the War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
KOICA, UNFPA continue commitment to zero gender-based violence
The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) have pledged to undertake the follow-up activities of building a model in response to violence against women and girls in Vietnam.
Strategy on building, perfecting rule-of-law socialist State under discussion
The steering committee for the strategy on building and perfecting a rule-of-law socialist State till 2030 with a vision towards 2045 held a working session with the Party Delegations of the Vietnam Lawyers Association (VLA) and the Vietnam Bar Federation (VBF) in Hanoi on July 15 to collect feedback on the project.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh visits Hau Giang province
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on July 15 offered incense to President Ho Chi Minh at a temple in Luong Tam commune, Long My district in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang, and inspected the Lung Ngoc Hoang Natural Reserve in Phuc Hiep district.
Collective actions to improve solid waste and plastic management in Binh Dinh for the reduction of marine plastic pollution
(CPV) - The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Binh Dinh Provincial People's Committee organized a workshop on Collective actions to improve solid waste and plastic management in Binh Dinh to reduce marine plastic pollution.
Famous boyband Blue from UK to performnce in Hanoi
Famous boyband Blue from the UK will perform in Hanoi at the HAY Glamping Music Festival 2022 at Yen So Park-Gamuda Land in Hoang Mai district of Hanoi from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. on August 6.
Implementation of COP26 commitments needs result-oriented roadmap: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh stressed on July 14 that Vietnam’s commitments at the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) should be implemented under a scientific, result-oriented roadmap.
Meetings look into strategy on building, perfecting rule-of-law socialist State
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 14 chaired meetings between the standing board of the steering committee on the strategy on building and perfecting a rule-of-law socialist State until 2030 with a vision to 2045, and the Party Delegations of National Assembly (NA) and the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF).
PM demands removing bottlenecks in real estate market for safe, healthy development
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh underlined the need to pay special attention to removing "bottlenecks" on the real estate market while chairing an online conference on July 14 on measures to ensure safe, healthy and sustainable development of the property market.
Vietnam-Laos friendship through sculptures and posters
The sculpture and poster camp on Vietnam-Lao relations is taking place at the headquarters of the Vietnam Cultural Centre in Laos as part of the activities to mark the Vietnam-Laos Friendship and Solidarity Year 2022.
Poor households in extremely difficult areas supported with housing
The State budget supports the investment in building a house, according to local customs and practices, for poor households who are ethnic minorities or Kinh people living in extremely difficult villages and communes who do not yet have a house, or their house is in poor condition.
Party chief chairs meeting of Central Military Commission
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has urged the Central Military Commission and the Ministry of National Defence to improve their research and forecasting capacity and further provide timely advice for the Party and the State while chairing a meeting of the commission on July 13.
Nearly 100 scientists from 18 countries join "Meet Vietnam" programme
Nearly 100 scientists from 18 countries, including Professor Duncan Haldane – the 2016 Nobel Prize laureate in physics – and Professor Dam Thanh Son – the 2018 Dirac Medal winner – are joining the 18th "Meet Vietnam" programme in the central province of Binh Dinh on July 11.