Japanese-funded projects improves health care services to elderly

Japanese-funded projects improves health care services to elderly

NDO/VNA – The General Office for Population and Family Planning under the Ministry of Health on April 12 launched a Japanese-funded project to provide preventive health care services to the elderly to cope with population aging in Vietnam.  (Apr 12, 2018)

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Hanoi officially sells bus ticket stamps online

  Apr 11, 2018
NDO - The Hanoi Transport Corporation (Transerco) has recently launched an online bus ticket service on the Timbus app and timbus.vn, as well as a new door-to-door service. 

World Bank programme to improve Can Tho water quality

  Apr 11, 2018
NDO - The People's Committee of the southern city of Can Tho held a meeting with a World Bank delegation to discuss a programme to improve the water source in the city.  

Vietnam – Denmark conference discusses chronic diseases prevention

  Apr 11, 2018
NDO/VNA – A workshop spotlighting Vietnam – Denmark cooperation on non-communicable disease prevention took place at the Hanoi Medical University on April 10.  

Vietnam funds Cambodia’s newly opened broadcast station

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO – A broadcasting station was inaugurated in Svay Rieng province, Cambodia on April 10 as a gift from the Vietnamese Government to Cambodia. 

Greetings extended to Khmers on Chol Chnam Thmay festival

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO - President of the Vietnamese Fatherland Front (VFF) Tran Thanh Man visited the Khmer community in the southern city of Can Tho on April 10 to extend his warmest greetings on the occasion of the Chol Chnam Thmay festival. 

Prices of medical service to increase 5-8% next July

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO – The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced an increase in the prices for several medical services set to take effect from July 1, with the average increase ranging from 5-8% of the current cost. 

Ninh Thuan steps up measures to deal with drought

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) sent a working mission to the South Central Coast’s Ninh Thuan province on April 9 to survey a local drought that has caused damage to local production and daily activities in recent days. 

Ho Chi Minh City needs 80,000 workers in second quarter

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO - The nation’s largest economic hub, Ho Chi Minh City, will require approximately 80,000 workers in the second quarter of this year, as forecast by the Ho Chi Minh City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre. 

Humanity month aims to support 70,000 disadvantaged people in May

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO – The Vietnam Red Cross Society will launch the Humanitarian Month in May, with the aim of supporting 50,000 to 70,000 disadvantaged and vulnerable people. 

Vingroup enters pharmaceutical industry

  Apr 10, 2018
NDO/VNA – Conglomerate Vingroup has announced its entry into the pharmaceutical industry with its Vinfa brand. 

No Vietnamese harmed in car crash in Germany

  Apr 09, 2018
NDO/VNA – As of April 9, Germany’s relevant agencies confirmed no Vietnamese citizen among victims in the car crash into a crowd in the western German state of Nordrhein-Westfalen.  

Book festival to honour the role of books in society

  Apr 09, 2018
NDO – The Book Festival 2018 will take place at the National Library of Vietnam from April 19 to 22, with various activities honouring the role of books in society. 

Sinking ferry salvaged on Can Gio Sea

  Apr 09, 2018
NDO – The high-speed ferry, Greenlines DP, which was carrying 42 passengers and sank on Can Gio Sea in Ho Chi Minh City on the morning of April 8, was salvaged on the afternoon of the same day for investigation.  

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits Chu Dau ancient pottery village

  Apr 09, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc paid a visit to Chu Dau ancient pottery village in Thai Tan commune, Nam Sach district, on April 8, as part of his working visit to the northern province of Hai Duong.