Daily Archives: May 3, 2020

PM Phuc attends launching ceremony to protect to preserve historical relic

Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc on May 3 attended a launching ceremony for a project to preserve a historical relic in Cao Quy village, Lien Khe commune, Thuy Nguyen district, the northern port city of HaiPhong. The project, which also include

Deputy PM Binh extends greetings to Buddhist followers

 The Party and the State always respect the right to religions and believes of the people while ensuring that religious activities are in line with the law, Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong HoaBinh reiterated on May 3. Speaking at a

Drug trafficker arrested in Nghe An

 A man was caught for transporting a huge amount of synthetic drug pills and heroin into Vietnam for consumption, said the Border Guard Command of the central province of Nghe An. On May 2, Kha Van Choi, born in 1975

Campaign helps generate jobs for nearly 10,500 young people affected by COVID-19

Close to 10,500 people have found a job through a non-profit campaign held in Hanoi for students and young people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The campaign was carried out from April 10 – 30 by the Hanoi chapter of

Inspection Commission proposes expelling former official from Party

The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has asked the Political Bureau and the Committee to expel a former Deputy Defence Minister from the Party. In a notice on May 3, the Commission said during its 44th session in Hanoi on

Special mechanism needed for HaiPhong to reach further

 Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc on May 3 agreed that there should be a special mechanism for the northern port city of HaiPhong to reach further in its development. At a working session with leading officials in the city, he assigned

Enterprises face shortage of workers after easing of social distancing measures

 Enterprises in southern provinces that have resumed operation after the end of the social distancing period are facing a shortage of workers. Pham Oanh, whose hometown is in ThuaThien-Hue province, has been a construction worker in the southern provinces for

2019 provincial competitiveness index to be announced soon

 The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will jointly publicise the 2019 provincial competitiveness index (PCI) at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 5. According to the organising board, the

Vietnamese network providers among top 150 telecom brands

 Vietnam’s top four network providers, namely VNPT, Vinaphone, Viettel, and MobiFone, are listed among top 150 most valuable and strongest telecom brands worldwide in 2020, according to an annual report recently released by UK-based Brand Finance. The fastest growing brand

HCM City’s CPI drops 1.58 percent in April

 Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) in April fell 1.58 percent from the previous month and 1.04 percent compared to December 2019, according to the city’s Statistics Office. However, the April CPI rose 2.33 percent year on year,