Daily Archives: March 5, 2020

Vietnam calls on UNSC to review sanctions against South Sudan

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnam's Permanent Mission to the United Nations (UN), on Mach 4 called on the UN Security Council (UNSC) to review its sanctions against South Sudan.Addressing a meeting of the UNSC in New York,

HCM City’s departments jointly combat child abuse at schools

Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and Department of Education and Training will work together to combat violence against children and child abuse at kindergartens and schools.Under an agreement signed between the two...

Vietnam ready with citizen protection measures in Germany

The Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang has said the ministry asked the Vietnamese Embassy in Berlin, Germany, to work with the host authorities to ensure legitimate rights and interests of Vietnamese citizens and stay ready to conduct

Foreign Ministry: citizen protection in COVID-19-hit areas is priority

Citizen protection in areas affected by the COVID-19 outbreak is one of the top priorities of the Vietnamese Government, the Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang told a regular press conference in Hanoi on March 5.Hang said the

Banks warn of rising fraudulent activities

Banks have advised account owners to be vigilant as fraudulent activities, both online and offline, are on the rise.Account holders have been told not give out personal information such as their username, PIN code and OTP under any circumstances,

Reference exchange rate down 1 VND on March 5

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,203 VND per USD on March 5, down 1 VND from the previous day.With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial

Mobile app helps users update information about air quality

The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) has launched a mobile application named Envisoft to help users regularly update information about air quality.It will provide frequent updates on air quality sourced from automatic air monitoring stations m...

Mobile app helps users update information about air quality

The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) has launched a mobile application named Envisoft to help users regularly update information about air quality.It will provide frequent updates on air quality sourced from automatic air monitoring stations m...

Female scientists honoured for influenza, forestry research

A group of influenza researchers and a forestry scientist were named winners of the Kovalevskaya Award 2019, a prize dedicated to outstanding female scientists.The winners were announced on March 4 by the presidium of the Vietnamese Kovalevskaya Award...

Female scientists honoured for influenza, forestry research

A group of influenza researchers and a forestry scientist were named winners of the Kovalevskaya Award 2019, a prize dedicated to outstanding female scientists.The winners were announced on March 4 by the presidium of the Vietnamese Kovalevskaya Award...