Daily Archives: January 9, 2021

Phu Quoc Island granted ‘island city’ status

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has officially announced that Phu Quoc Island will become the country’s first island city. Speaking at a ceremony held on Friday to announce the establishment of Phu Quoc city, Deputy Prime Minister Truong

Innovation promoted for a prosperous Vietnam

The National Innovation Center began construction on Saturday along with the opening of the 2021 Vietnam International Innovation Exhibition at Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park in Hanoi. The center was built with the aim of researching and developing technological...

PM urges for complete renovation of the educational sector

The Vietnamese students who won medals at international Olympiad competitions in 2020 were honoured at a ceremony held by the Ministry of Education and Training in Hanoi on Friday. Despite the pandemic, favourable conditions were created for Vietnamese...

National Action Program for Children in the 2021-2030 period approved

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the National Action Program for Children for the 2021-2030 period with a view to creating a safe, healthy and friendly environment for children. The program covers four comprehensive targets to ensure childr...

Intersection between Belt Road No.3 and Hanoi-Hai Phong Expressway opens to traffic

The intersection between Belt Road No.3 and Hanoi-Hai Phong Expressway has opened to traffic after more than a year of construction.The Prime Minister cut the ribbon on Saturday to complete the project as part of celebration to the upcoming

US, Vietnam work to resolve trade issues through consultation and cooperation

The Inside US Trade’s World Trade Online has published an article entitled “U.S., Vietnam working to avoid imposition of Section 301 tariffs”. The article reported that the U.S. and Vietnam are working to resolve trade issues to pre-empt the imposition...

VOV and donors open Na Ma school location in Ba Be District, Bac Kan province

Voice of Vietnam and its donors have completed the Na Ma school location in Bac Kan province’s Phuc Loc District. The school location is among 12 places of study for pupils scattered in various areas with travel difficulties in the

1.9 million people lost their lives to COVID-19

More than 89.4 million people have been infected and 1.9 million people around the world have died of the coronavirus as of Saturday noon, according to worldometers.info.The US was the hardest-hit country with 22.4 million cases and 378,000 deaths,

Tan An City, Long An province to complete new rural area building

Tan An City in the southern province of Long An has been acknowledged by the government as having accomplished its new rural area building targets. Addressing a ceremony on Saturday, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh encouraged Tan An City