NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has assigned the Ministry of Construction to study Cambodia’s permanent prohibition on sand exports and its impact on the construction materials market in Vietnam.
NDO – The relevant authorities, agencies, organisations and individuals are making great efforts to help alleviate the difficulties faced by local residents in the central region due to damage caused by Typhoon Doksuri, the strongest storm in a decade to hit Central Vietnam, in mid-September.
NDO/VNA – A competition entitled “Innovate like a Swede” was launched in Hanoi on September 18, designed to inspire Vietnamese university students to brainstorm ideas for environmentally sustainable production and responsible consumption in Vietnam.
NDO – There is still a lot of work required to improve the gratitude work and pay tribute to people with meritorious services to the revolution and it should be undertaken with new thinking and higher sentiment and responsibility, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said.
NDO - The Ministry of Police has issued a warrant of arrest for three officers of the private lender OceanBank’s Hai Phong branch for their involvement in an alleged fraud that caused total losses of VND400 billion (US$17.6 million) from its clients.
NDO/VNA – Poor localities in the Central Highlands region have benefited from a Government programme initiated to build irrigation systems, rural transportation systems and markets, public works, and support production.
NDO - The National Traffic Safety Committee opened the 12th International Conference of Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS) in Ho Chi Minh City, on September 18, with the participation of over 800 delegates from 19 countries.
NDO – The 14th Southeast Asia Red Cross Red Crescent Leadership Meeting is scheduled for Hanoi, on September 21-22, gathering the leaders, presidents, secretary generals and senior management of 11 regional Societies’ members and representatives from the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.