Daily Archives: July 28, 2020

PM asks for quickly addressing earthquake consequences

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 27 sent an urgent notice asking relevant units to address any consequences of recent earthquakes in the northern provinces of Son La, Lai Chau and Hoa Binh.   According to the Institute of

Lao Cai arrests 10 illegal Chinese immigrants

Four Vietnamese men transporting 10 Chinese who illegally entered Vietnam through the border were arrested by police in the northern border province of Lao Cai on July 27.   Duong Dinh Quyen and Nguyen Thanh Cuong, both born in 1977

Thua Thien-Hue honours Heroic Vietnamese Mothers

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue held a ceremony on July 27 to posthumously bestow the title of “Heroic Vietnamese Mother” to 12 women and present the Independence Order to four families that rendered services to the revolution.   The

Vietnamese Students’ Association in Australia makes debut

The Vietnamese Students’ Association in Australia made its debut and held its first congress for the 2020-2022 tenure via a teleconference on July 27.   The event was attended by 40 delegates from Vietnamese students’ associations across Australia.   Addressing

More than 280 Vietnamese return home from US

More than 280 Vietnamese citizens in the US was brought home on a flight that landed at Van Don International Airport of northern Quang Ninh province on July 27.   The flight, departing from San Francisco International Airport, was arranged

Domestic airlines adjust flights from/to Da Nang

Domestic airlines have announced adjustment of flights from/to the central city of Da Nang in accordance with new developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and an order by the Ministry of Transport.   National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will halt all

Vietnam Airlines’ flight carries stranded citizens in Equatorial Guinea home

  A crew of national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on July 28 left for Bata city of Equatorial Guinea to bring 219 stranded Vietnamese citizens home, a representative of the airline has said.   The aircraft departed from Hanoi at

230 Vietnamese brought home from Taiwan

  Vietnamese authorities on July 28 coordinated with the Vietnam Economic-Culture Office in Taipei, Taiwan (China), low-cost carrier Vietjet Air, and relevant local agencies to conduct a flight bringing 230 Vietnamese citizens home.   The Vietnam Economic-Culture Office in Taipei

Four Vietnamese students pick up medals at 2020 European Physics Olympiad

Four of the five Vietnamese students participating in the 2020 European Physics Olympiad (EuPhO) have won one gold, one silver, and two bronze medals between them.   The gold was won by Nguyen Manh Quan from the Hanoi – Amsterdam

Da Nang begins lockdown of COVID-19 hotspots

Barriers and guards were deployed to lock down four sections of streets surrounding three hospitals – General Hospital, C Hospital and Rehabilitation and Orthopaedics Hospital – which are quarantine and treatment centres for COVID-19 patients in the central city on