Tet gifts presented to offshore soldiers

Tet gifts presented to offshore soldiers

NDO – Two naval ships left the coastal city of Vung Tau, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province on January 21, carrying missions to visit and present gifts to the officials and soldiers on duty at the marine defence platform DK1. (14 hours ago)


Vietnam Airlines pledges enough seats for football fans

  14 hours ago
NDO - Vietnam Airlines has pledged to provide sufficient seats on its Shanghai-bound flights as Vietnam’s success at an Asian football tournament is expected to drive the travel demand between Vietnamese cities and the venue in China. 

TV programme recounts great significance of Spring 1968 Uprising

  14 hours ago
NDO – A live television programme was held in Ho Chi Minh City on January 21 to highlight the historical significance of the General Offensive and Uprising in Spring 1968. 

Belarus supplies humanitarian aid to Vietnam

  16 hours ago
NDO/VNA - A Belarusian aircraft with humanitarian cargo weighing a total of 42 tonnes landed at Cam Ranh Airport in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on January 21. 

Extra efforts to care for workers essential: President

  Jan 21, 2018
NDO/VNA – President Tran Dai Quang stressed the need for trade unions to make continued efforts to improve incomes and working conditions and protect legitimate rights and interests of workers and trade unionists as the fourth Industrial Revolution is bringing both opportunities and challenges.  

Deputy PM calls for better protection of rights and legitimate interests of workers

  Jan 20, 2018
NDO - Politburo member and permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh hosted a reception in Hanoi, on January 20, for 70 outstanding chairpersons of grassroots trade unions from across the country who have been honoured by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL).  

Vietnam Lawyers Association urged to improve its activities

  Jan 19, 2018
NDO - The Vietnam Lawyers Association (VLA) needs to renovate its operational methods to improve the efficiency of its activities in 2018 and the subsequent years. 

Health sector facilitates universal healthcare coverage in 2018: minister

  Jan 19, 2018
NDO – The health sector is implementing a range of core tasks in 2018 towards universal healthcare coverage as set by the sixth plenum of the 12th Party Central Committee, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has stated.  

France strengthens support to Vietnam against HIV/AIDS and hepatitis

  Jan 19, 2018
NDO – The Vietnamese Ministry of Health (MOH) and the French National Agency for Research on AIDS and Viral Hepatitis (ANRS) have reached a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen their cooperation in the field of scientific research and medicine to combat HIV/AIDS and hepatitis in Vietnam. 

Adjustments to Mekong Delta region master plan approved

  Jan 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has approved a number of adjustments to the development master plan for the Mekong Delta region until 2020, with a vision to 2050.  

Vietnam, UK intensify cooperation in occupational education

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO/VNA – The UK Embassy in Vietnam, in collaboration with the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training, held a seminar on the two countries’ cooperation in occupational skills concerning education and training on January 17 in Hanoi.  

US$2.5 million project launched to prevent violence against women

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO – A new project concerning the construction of a model that will respond to violence against women and girls in Vietnam was launched in Hanoi on January 16. 

VWU urged to promote welfare policy for women

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO – The Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) should promptly grasp and introduce new policies and laws, especially those related to the welfare of Vietnamese women in order to help them improve their lives.  

Vietnamese – German centre of medical research launched in Hanoi

  Jan 17, 2018
NDO – The Vietnamese – German Centre of Excellence in Medical Research (VGCare), a joint project between the 108 Military Central Hospital (Vietnam) and the University of Tübingen (Germany), was officially put into operation in Hanoi on January 16.  

Vietnam invests US$2 million to build border market with Cambodia

  Jan 16, 2018
NDO – Work began on a model border market along the Vietnam-Cambodia shared border on January 16.