Category Archives: Medical & Health Care

E-passports to be available for Vietnamese by 2020

Vietnamese citizens are set to enjoy faster, more convenient and more secure border crossings with e-passports to be rolled out by 2020.

The new system is detailed in the draft law on the entry and exit of Vietnamese c…

E-passports to be available for Vietnamese by 2020

Vietnamese citizens are set to enjoy faster, more convenient and more secure border crossings with e-passports to be rolled out by 2020.

The new system is detailed in the draft law on the entry and exit of Vietnamese c…

North Korea urges US to ease sanctions

North Korea's official news agency on Thursday blamed the US for the impasse in nuclear talks, saying Pyongyang is waiting for Washington to come to its senses and reciprocate for its denuclearization measures, in…

Rolling Thunder to End Annual DC Ride After 2019

The deafening roar of thousands of motorbikes riding through Washington, D.C., to honor service members killed in action or taken prisoners of war will be silenced after one more rally next year.

Rolling Thunder, w…

Shooting in Strasbourg, France, kills four

At least four people are dead and 11 wounded after a gunman, shot up a Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday evening.

Several hours after the attack, police cornered the suspect and more shots we…

Iran confirms missile test

A senior Iranian military commander confirmed that Tehran recently carried out a medium range ballistic missile test, the Fars news agency said on Tuesday.

Earlier this month, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sai…

Iran confirms missile test

A senior Iranian military commander confirmed that Tehran recently carried out a medium range ballistic missile test, the Fars news agency said on Tuesday.

Earlier this month, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sai…

South, North Korea to discuss co-hosting 2032 Summer Olympics

South Korea and North Korea have agreed to hold working-level talks this week on sports cooperation, including co-hosting the 2032 Summer Olympics, Seoul's Unification Ministry said on Monday.

The talks will be h…

Rice relief for Thanh Hoa

VGP � The PM has tasked the Ministry of Finance to supply nearly 2,400 tons of rice from the national reserves for local people suffering from rainfalls and floods in the central province of Thanh Hoa.

The Ministry o…

Early childhood education development plan passed

VGP � PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently released Decision 1677/QD-TTg to ratify the Project on early childhood education development in the 2018-2025 period.

The project targets to cement and deepen preschool ne…

“Run for Tigers” 2018 draws over 750 runners

More than 750 runners from 31 countries and territories joined a running event in Hanoi on Saturday to raise public awareness of protecting tigers from the risk of extinction.

This was the 12th edition of the annual R…

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan concludes RoK visit

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan arrived in Hanoi on Friday concluding her official visit to the Republic of Korea at the invitation of the RoK's parliament Moon Hee-sang .

Head of the NA External Rel…

US urges North Korea to take specific actions towards denuclearization

US national security adviser John Bolton said Thursday that President Donald Trump plans to hold a second summit meeting early next year with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

In an interview with NPR radio, Bolton s…

North Korea’s Foreign Minister visits Syria

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem and North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho met in Damascus on Tuesday during Mr. Ri's official visit to Syria.

Minister Ri thanked Syria for its opposition to economic sa…