Vietnam’s medical sector prepares for advanced organ transplant procedures

Vietnam’s medical sector prepares for advanced organ transplant procedures

NDO – Medical breakthroughs in organ transplantation and "regeneration" for many patients after liver, kidney and most recently a lung transplant surgery have been successfully conducted are the driving forces encouraging Vietnamese organ transplant experts to take on the difficult task of conducting limb, face, bowel and uterus transplants. (Jun 20, 2017)

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Repatriation ceremony held for US servicemen’s remains

  Jun 19, 2017
NDO/VNA - A ceremony was held at Da Nang International Airport in the central city of Da Nang on June 18 to repatriate the remains of US servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam. 

PM orders halt to golf course construction at Tan Son Nhat airport

  Jun 18, 2017
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered the Ministry of National Defence to halt all construction works related to auxiliary infrastructure for a golf course in the vicinity of Tan Son Nhat International Airport, including a golf school, villas and luxury apartments. 

Activities held to commemorate Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day

  Jun 18, 2017
NDO – A wide range of activities are being held nationwide to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day (June 21, 1925-2017). 

Hanoi values contributions of news agencies

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Hanoian authorities held a meeting with representatives from central-level and Hanoian news agencies on June 17, on the occasion of the 92nd anniversary of Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day (June 21, 1925 – 2017). 

Support fund launched for education, training and arts in Vietnam, Germany

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO – The Dao Minh Quang Fund has been officially launched in the German capital of Berlin, with the aim of supporting projects under the fields of education, sustainable agricultural development, music and culture in Vietnam and Germany. 

National Committee for Children established

  Jun 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Prime Minister has decided to establish a National Committee for Children which will help the Government and the PM deal with child-related issues and the implementation of children’s rights. 

Thai Binh University of Medicine and Pharmacy honoured by Cambodia

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Thai Binh University of Medicine and Pharmacy, in the Red River Delta province of Thai Binh, hosted a ceremony on June 16 to receive Friendship Orders bestowed on the university staff and 12 lecturers by the Kingdom of Cambodia. 

Press award on children launched

  Jun 16, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam Association for the Protection of Children’s Rights (VAPCR) and the Vietnam Journalists Association (VJA) jointly launched the press award on children in Vietnam for the first time, in Hanoi on June 16. 

First river bus route in HCM City to operate in July

  Jun 16, 2017
NDO – Next month Ho Chi Minh City will put into operation its first river bus services (Bach Dang-Linh Dong route), while a second route will be operational from early 2018, aimed at promoting local waterway transportation and reducing pressure on the city’s roads. 

Vietnam ensures green growth, safe labour migration

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam attaches a lot of significance to green growth, safe labour migration and sustainable development, contributing to achieving economic development and sustainable employment goals. 

Child patients with complicated congenital heart disease saved

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – Born prematurely at 37 weeks, weighing only 1.7 kg and having a rare combination of congenital heart diseases, infant Nguyen Trong P. has been saved by doctors at the Children's Cardiology Centre (under the Vietnam National Hospital of Pediatrics). 

President Ho Chi Minh’s homecoming visit remembered in Nghe An province

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO - A ceremony was held on June 14, in the central province of Nghe An, to mark the 60th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s first homecoming visit, following decades of devoting his life to the revolutionary cause. 

Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant recognised as project of national security

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO - The Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant, located in the northern province of Hoa Binh, was recognised as an important project with relation to national security, according to the Government Decision signed on January 20, 2017. 

More storms and tropical depressions forecasted to form in the East Sea

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO - Due to the El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon, about 13-15 storms and tropical depressions are forecasted to arrive in the East Sea this year, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.