KOICA funds disaster risk reduction project in Da Nang

KOICA funds disaster risk reduction project in Da Nang

NDO/VNA – Chairman of the People’s Committee of Da Nang city Huynh Duc Tho on November 12 worked with Director of the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in Vietnam Kim Jin-oh on a project to reduce disaster risks funded by the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the central coastal city.  (9 hours ago)

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Hanoi Law University receives Labour Order for the second time

  Nov 11, 2019 12:10:41
NDO – Hanoi Law University (HLU) held a ceremony in Hanoi on November 10 to celebrate its 40th founding anniversary (1979-2019) and to receive the Labour Order, first class, for the second time. 

Typhoon Nakri weakens into tropical depression, causing heavy rains

  Nov 11, 2019 11:52:29
NDO – Typhoon Nakri weakened into a tropical depression at 23:00 on November 10 after making landfall in the provinces of Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa, bringing pouring rains to Central Highlands and Southeast region. 

Typhoon Nakri to hit mainland tonight and weaken

  Nov 10, 2019 09:59:02
NDO – Typhoon Nakri is predicted to land in the provinces of Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa later today (Nov. 10) with a strong scale 8-9 wind, shock at scale 11, and then weaken into a tropical depression, according to the national weather service.  

Winners of Vietnamese-language eloquence contest for Lao students honoured

  Nov 09, 2019 17:22:31
NDO – The 2019 Vietnamese-language eloquence contest for Lao students wrapped up with the final round held in Thai Nguyen city, in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on November 8 night. 

Report: 521 organ transplants performed in 2019

  Nov 09, 2019 11:27:29
NDO – Vietnam successfully performed over 4,200 organ transplants as of August 31, 2019, while the total number for this year so far being 521 cases. 

Powerful Storm Nakri approaches South Central Coast

  Nov 09, 2019 10:22:50
NDO – Powerful Typhoon Nakri is approaching the South Central Coast and is predicted to make landfall in localities from Quang Ngai to Khanh Hoa by late November 10 night. 

Proactive response urged as Nakri could be strongest storm of the year

  Nov 08, 2019 17:37:45
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has urged for proactive plans to respond immediately to Storm Nakri which is likely to be the strongest East Sea storm of the year. 

Intersection at Ho Chi Minh City National University open to traffic

  Nov 08, 2019 17:05:27
NDO – The intersection at Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City was completed and open to traffic on November 8, helping to ease traffic congestion at the eastern gateway of Ho Chi Minh City. 

HCM City-based military hospital launches direct emergency airlift service

  Nov 08, 2019 16:58:30
NDO – The Military Hospital 175 (under the Ministry of Defence) officially launched its direct emergency airlift service on November 8, as it put into use a new apron for air emergency to shorten the travel time for transferring patients from Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago to the hospital. 

Activities mark 102nd anniversary of the Russian October Revolution

  Nov 08, 2019 11:47:19
NDO – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a discussion on ‘The Russian October Revolution and its influences on Vietnam’s revolution’ in Hanoi on November 7 to mark the 102nd anniversary of the Russian October Revolution (November 7, 1917 – 2019). 

Exchange between Vietnamese and Cambodian youths wraps up

  Nov 08, 2019 11:27:18
NDO – The exchange festival for Vietnamese and Cambodia young journalists, youths and students officially concluded in Ho Chi Minh City on November 7, after a series of significant activities. 

NA Vice Chairwoman affirms priority to ethnic minority groups

  Nov 08, 2019 10:55:14
NDO/VNA – Permanent Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong has affirmed the Vietnamese Party and State’s priority given to providing care for ethnic minority groups in remote, mountainous and extremely disadvantaged areas. 

South Central Vietnam braces for Storm Nakri

  Nov 08, 2019 10:37:01
NDO – Localities in the South Central Coast are bracing against powerful Storm Nakri, the sixth typhoon from the East Sea this year, which is forecast to gain further strength while heading towards the region over the next few days. 

ASEAN higher educational institutions discusses quality assurance

  Nov 07, 2019 17:18:05
NDO – Representatives from ASEAN higher educational institutions gathered at a forum that opened in Hanoi on November 7 to discuss education quality assurance.