Category Archives: Medical & Health Care

Viettel FC to play fair and dedicatedly in new season

PANO � Since the very first days of the Lunar New Year, footballers at the Military Industry-Telecommunications Group (Viettel) Sports Center have been training hard to improve their professional competence i…

Hanoi willing to back Belgian projects: municipal leader

Hanoi Hanoi stands ready to support the Belgian Embassy and enterprises to continue with cooperation, investment and technological transfer in the capital city, bringing interests to both sides, said Chairman o…

Vietnamese ambassador presents credentials to Israeli President

Jerusalem Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung presented his credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on February 14.

At a meeting with the diplomat following the presentation, the Israeli Preside…

Vietnam strengthens partnership with Brazil

Hanoi Vietnamese Ambassador Do Ba Khoa recently paid a courtesy call to Brazilian Vice President Hamilton Mourao as part of activities to build partnership with Brazil's new government.

Ambassador Khoa extended …

Northern border defence war: victory and lessons

Hanoi On February 17, 1979, China launched a large-scale attack on Vietnam's territory along all the northern border line shared by the two countries from Phong Tho (Lai Chau province) to Mong Cai (Quang Ninh provin…

ASEAN should be well-prepared for economic ‘headwinds’

Member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should prioritize progress on regional initiatives to cope with major economic headwinds in the context of increasing US - China trade tensions…

Vietnamese poetry aired on US radio

Vietnamese poetry and music hit the airwaves in the US on February 11, with the program Lanterns hanging on the wind broadcast on several university radio stations.

Stations including Radio Free Charlotte and SUNY …

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam hails scientists’ efforts

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam praised efforts made by scientists who are participating in projects in Vietnam and in the development of the country's science and education sector while meeting 70 representativ…

Hanoi plans to grow 400,000 trees in 2019

Hanoi aims to grow 400,000 trees this year and 600,000 trees between 2019 and 2020 to green up the city.

In response to the New Year (Tet) tree-planting movement initiated by late President Ho Chi Minh, the city is grow…

Hoi An makes CNN’s list of world’s most romantic places

The ancient town of Hoi An in central Vietnam has been named by CNN as one of 13 places where the landscapes and architecture are timeless, the views rightly famous, and the romance guaranteed.

The town may have rocket…

UK to boost defense after Brexit

British armed forces on Monday announced plans for swarm squadrons" of drones to overwhelm enemy air defenses.

Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson said leaving the European Union was an opportunity for Britain to …

VPBank named among Top 500 valuable bank brands

The Vietnam Prosperity Commercial Joint Stock Bank (VPBank) has been the only Vietnamese private bank to be named in the 2019 list of the world's top 500 valuable bank brands, announced recently by Brand Finance.

VP…

Korean Times praises Vietnamese striker

The Korean Times of South Korea has called Vietnamese striker Nguyen Cong Phuong a new talent in Asian football, who has been likened to a Lionel Messi.

Under the headline It's time for another Southeast Asian star in …

Tra fish exports eye 2.4 billion USD in 2019

Vietnam is targeting 2.4 billion USD from tra fish exports this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Tran Dinh Luan, Deputy Director General of the Directorate of Fisheries, said t…