VFF delegation visits Vietnam Buddhist Sangha Supreme Patriarch

VFF delegation visits Vietnam Buddhist Sangha Supreme Patriarch

NDO - A delegation from the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee, led by its Vice President Ngo Sach Thuc, paid a courtesy visit to Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), on the occasion of the Buddha’s 2563rd birth anniversary. (May 14, 2019 11:09:05)


UN Day of Vesak 2019 opens in Ha Nam province

  May 12, 2019 14:57:03
NDO/VNA - More than 1,650 international delegates from 112 countries and territories across the world and over 20,000 Vietnamese Buddhist dignitaries, monks, nuns and followers attended the opening ceremony of the 16th UN Day of Vesak 2019 on May 12 at Tam Chuc Pagoda in Kim Bang district in northern Ha Nam province. 

More than 400 flower carts join procession at Vesak 2019

  May 12, 2019 14:52:30
NDO –The Executive Board of Ha Nam provincial Buddhists held a procession of more than 400 flower carts and tradition of bathing the Buddha on May 11 to welcome the 16th UN Day of Vesak taking place on May 12-14. 

Month for Humanitarian Activities 2019 launched

  May 11, 2019 18:10:15
NDO – Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam pressed the button to kick start the 2019 Month for Humanitarian Activities at a launch ceremony held in Hanoi on May 11. 

Series of cultural events welcoming UN Day of Vesak Celebrations 2019 launched

  May 11, 2019 12:07:17
NDO – The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) kick started a series of cultural events in celebration of the 16th United Nations Day of Vesak Celebrations 2019 at the Tam Chuc Buddhist Cultural Complex in Kim Bang district, northern Ha Nam province, on May 10. 

Painting contest entries gifted to children’s hospital

  May 10, 2019 21:31:12
NDO/VNA – Nearly 200 entries of the painting competition “Denmark in Your Eyes” were presented to the National Children’s Hospital at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 10. 

Front leader congratulates Buddhist dignitaries on Buddha’s birthday

  May 10, 2019 10:53:53
NDO – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man visited Dao Nguyen pagoda in Tam Ky city, the central province of Quang Nam, on May 9 to offer his congratulations on the occasion of the Buddha’s 2563rd birth anniversary. 

Ten outstanding achievements under 2018 National Target Programmes announced

  May 09, 2019 11:16:51
NDO – The Central Steering Committee for National Target Programmes (NTPs) for the 2016-2020 period has announced the top 10 outstanding events of the NTPs in 2018. 

Asia-Pacific conference talks tertiary education

  May 08, 2019 11:19:15
NDO/VNA – The 13th plenary session of the CONFRASIE (Regional Conference of Rectors of the member universities of the University Agency of the French-speaking world (AUF) in Asia-Pacific) took place in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7. 

Vinh Long city marks 10th anniversary of establishment

  May 08, 2019 11:12:48
NDO - A ceremony was held in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on May 7 to mark the 10th anniversary of the establishment of its eponymous capital city. 

Vice President praises Buddhism for contribution to national construction

  May 07, 2019 14:12:20
NDO/VNA - Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh highlighted the great contributions that the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), Buddhist dignitaries and followers have made to national construction and development during her visits to several Buddhist establishments in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.  

Vice President extends greetings on Buddha’s birthday

  May 07, 2019 09:55:17
NDO – Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh visited Thuong Chieu Monastery in Phuoc Thai commune, Long Thanh district, in the southern province of Dong Nai, on May 7, to offer her congratulations on the occasion of the Buddha’s 2563rd birth anniversary. 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Truong Giang: anthropology is able to make good forecasts for development

  May 06, 2019 18:00:08
NDO – Despite being a major branch of social science as well as playing an important role and having impacts on many areas, anthropology is still a new field in Vietnam. 

Efforts in implementing Beijing blueprint help improve Vietnamese women’s status: seminar

  May 06, 2019 16:02:21
NDO – Over the past 25 years, the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action to promote gender equality in Vietnam has brought about positive results, helping improve the role and status of Vietnamese women. 

Vietnam’s first municipal-level media centre inaugurated in HCM City

  May 06, 2019 12:59:52
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Media Centre was inaugurated at building No.255 Tran Hung Dao, Co Giang ward, District 1, on May 5 which is the first municipal-level media centre in Vietnam.