Traffic accidents decline in January

A total of 1,300 traffic accidents occurred nationwide in the month to January 14, which killed 591 people and injured 968 others, according to the National Committee for Traffic Safety.

The number of accidents dro…

Vietnamese-Cambodians aided to enjoy happy Tet

Vietnamese consulate generals in Cambodia have held activities to help needy Vietnamese-Cambodians to celebrate traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).

On January 21, the Vietnamese Consulate General in Preah Sihan…

Free film screenings celebrate Party’s founding anniversary

Free film screenings will be held across the country from January 25 to February 5 to celebrate the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3).

The programme, organised by the Ministry …

Book street festival opens in HCM City

More than 60,000 book titles, along with various valuable photos and documents are being introduced at a book street festival that kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on January 22.

The event aims to promote the reading cul…

Book street festival opens in HCM City

More than 60,000 book titles, along with various valuable photos and documents are being introduced at a book street festival that kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on January 22.

The event aims to promote the reading cul…

HCM City police seize biggest-ever drug amount in 2019

Police of Ho Chi Minh City seized the largest-ever volume of drugs and uncovered a big number of sophisticated and transnational drug rings in 2019.

Last year, the municipal police seized 356kg of heroin, 1.36 tonne…

National plan to respond to oil spills approved

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has approved a national plan to respond to oil spills.

The move aims to help promptly deal with oil spills, minimise the number of oil spills and reduce the damage by oil spills on

Deputy PM highlights ASEAN’s priorities at 50th WEF meeting

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh highlighted the theme and priorities of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Vietnam as ASEAN Chair in 2020 while speaking at a plenary session of t…

Bac Giang master plan towards 2050 ratified

By 2030, the northern province of Bac Giang will become an industrial province with the GRDP ranked among 15 leading provinces and cities nationwide.

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung signed Decision No. 139/Q…

Tet gifts handed out to the disadvantaged in Quang Tri

Over 64,000 gifts worth over 50 billion VND (2.17 million USD) were handed out to poor households and policy beneficiaries in the central province of Quang Tri as of January 22, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year fes…