Central Eye Hospital tasked with becoming advanced ophthalmological centre

Central Eye Hospital tasked with becoming advanced ophthalmological centre

NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on joint efforts from doctors, nurses and staff members of the Central Eye Hospital to improve their healthcare and develop the hospital into an advanced ophthalmological centre in the region.  (11 hours ago)

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Vietnamese food, beverages introduced in Indonesia

  Nov 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese products are being displayed to international importers and retailers at the Salon International d’almentation (SIAL) InterFood 2017,which is now underway in Jakarta, Indonesia.  

Vietnamese expats in Algeria support flood victims

  Nov 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese expatriates in Algeria have joined hands to support people in the central and Central Highlands provinces that were devastated by floods caused by typhoon Damrey, earlier this month. 

Freight railway service between Hanoi and China’s Jiangxi launched

  Nov 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – A freight train service between Hanoi and Nanchang city, in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangxi, was launched on November 22.  

Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s 8th congress concludes in Hanoi

  Nov 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – The eighth congress of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) concluded in Hanoi on November 22, with the Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue re-honoured as Supreme Patriarch of the VBS.  

Multiple challenges facing Vietnamese youth: report

  Nov 23, 2017
NDO – Youngsters are considered as an asset to the country's prosperity, however, the Vietnamese youth are facing a range of challenges in many aspects, such as employment, education and reproductive and sexual healthcare, according to a new report released on November 22. 

Vietnam Red Cross Society appreciated for humanitarian initiatives

  Nov 22, 2017
NDO - The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) has been appreciated by Vietnamese people from all walks of life thanks to its humanitarian initiatives which have provided material and spiritual support for the community, particularly those in living in difficulties and in places being affected by climate change. 

Vietnam students bring home IOAA prizes

  Nov 22, 2017
NDO – Four Vietnam students from the Hanoi-Amsterdam High School for the Gifted have brought home four prizes from the International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) 2017 held in Thailand from November 12 to 21. 

Winners of press contest on Vietnam’s international integration honoured

  Nov 22, 2017
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on November 21 to honour winners of the national press contest themed ‘Vietnam – the process of international integration’. 

Prime Minister meets veterans of Ho Chi Minh Sea Trail

  Nov 22, 2017
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with a delegation of veterans who served on the Ho Chi Minh Sea Trail during the resistance war against the Americans. 

Gaps remain in gender equality for ethnic minority women

  Nov 22, 2017
NDO – Ethnic minority (EM) women and girls, numbering at an estimated 6.7 million people, are still a vulnerable group facing discrimination and dual inequality both in terms of ethnicity and gender derived from their environment. Therefore, the goal of ensuring gender equality for EM women and girls remains challenging. 

Vietnam, ROK seek to strengthen strategic cooperative partnership

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO – The third Korea-Vietnam Forum for the Future took place in Hanoi on November 21 under the theme of deepening the Vietnam-Republic of Korea (ROK) strategic cooperation partnership, as part of activities to celebrate the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic relations.  

Deputy PM Hue extols Buddhists’ contributions to Vietnam’s development

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has underlined significant contributions of the Vietnamese Buddhists to the cause of national construction and defence in his remarks at the Congress of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha on November 21. 

Activities nationwide to tribute to teachers on Teachers’ Day

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO – Various activities have been held across the nation to pay tribute to teachers and educational staff on the occasion of Vietnamese Teachers’ Day, which falls on November 20. 

First Vietnamese university recognised with AUN-QA standards

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO – The University of Science, under the Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU), has become the first Vietnamese university to meet with the ASEAN University Network-Quality Assurance (AUN-QA) standards.