Cooperation agreement signed to enhance traffic safety in Vietnam

Cooperation agreement signed to enhance traffic safety in Vietnam

NDO – The National Traffic Safety Committee and the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) signed an agreement in Hanoi on April 22, to cooperate on enhancing traffic safety in Vietnam in 2019. (9 hours ago)


No Vietnamese affected in Sri Lanka’s bombings

  Apr 21, 2019 21:02:22
NDO/VNA – No Vietnamese citizens have been reported among victims of explosions in Sri Lanka on April 21, according to the Vietnam Embassy in Sri Lanka.  

Bien Hoa airport dioxin cleanup project launched

  Apr 20, 2019 21:48:16
NDO/VNA – A US-funded project on the remediation of dioxin contamination at Bien Hoa airport in the southern province of Dong Nai was launched on April 20. 

USAID supports people with disabilities in Vietnam

  Apr 20, 2019 21:19:02
NDO/VNA – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has committed to providing assistance to improve the quality of life for persons with disabilities in seven priority provinces in Vietnam. 

Gathering held for overseas Vietnamese in France to celebrate April 30 Reunification Day

  Apr 20, 2019 16:56:53
NDO – Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) and guests gathered at a ceremony held by the Vietnamese Embassy in France in Paris on April 19 night (local time) to celebrate the 44th anniversary of the Liberation of the South and National Reunification Day (April 30) and International Workers Day (May 1). 

Hanoians struggling in first heat wave in 2019

  Apr 20, 2019 09:43:22
NDO – The first heat wave of the year has expanded to the whole northern and central regions, with temperature even reaching 41 degrees Celsius in Hanoi on April 19. 

Seminar discusses action plan for prevention of child abuse

  Apr 19, 2019 11:34:32
NDO - A workshop on development of national action plan on prevention and response to violence against children was held jointly by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Hanoi on April 18. 

Heat wave hits three regions with temperature over 40C

  Apr 19, 2019 11:28:30
NDO – Heat wave has spread accross three regions of Vietnam since April 18, with highest temperatures of 35-37 degrees Celsius. In particular, some places in the North and Central Vietnam recorded highest temperatures of over 40 degrees Celsius while the Southern region sawthundershowers in the evening and at night. 

Vietnam Book Day helps promote reading culture: Deputy Prime Minister

  Apr 18, 2019 18:01:04
NDO/VNA – The establishment of the Vietnam Book Day has contributed greatly to restoring and developing the reading culture, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said at a national conference on April 18, held to review the impacts of the Book Day since it was first observed five years ago. 

Vice President receives national contributors from Hau Giang province

  Apr 18, 2019 11:33:45
NDO - Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh hosted a reception for contributors to the nation from the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang on April 17. 

US activist presented with Friendship Order

  Apr 17, 2019 16:34:51
NDO – The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) held a ceremony in Hanoi on April 16, to award the President’s Friendship Order to Susan Marie Hammond, founder and executive director of War Legacies Project (WLP) in recognition of her significant contributions to fostering the solidarity, friendship, and cooperation between Vietnam and the US. 

Developing grassroots healthcare top task in health-population programme

  Apr 17, 2019 12:05:16
NDO/VNA – Developing grassroots healthcare to prevent non-infectious diseases is the top task of the health-population target programme for 2016-2020, according to Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien. 

Hanoi students presented with 10,000 qualified helmets

  Apr 17, 2019 12:04:49
NDO/VNA – Qualified helmets have been presented to 10,000 students across Hanoi under a programme organised by the Vietnam Grand Prix company, aiming to convey traffic safety messages to the young. 

Work starts on Dong Hai 1 wind power plant in Bac Lieu

  Apr 16, 2019 12:54:36
NDO – A ground-breaking ceremony was held on April 15 to start the construction of the first phase of the Dong Hai 1 wind power plant in Dong Hai district, Bac Lieu province. 

Can Tho to implement three projects worth trillions of VND in Q2

  Apr 16, 2019 11:46:12
NDO – The Can Tho municipal People’s Committee has approved the investment plan for three new construction projects, including two urban areas and one resort & ecotourism park, which are scheduled to be implemented from the second quarter of 2019.