Category Archives: Science

US attaches importance to cooperation with ASEAN

The US has affirmed appreciation for cooperation with ASEAN and ASEAN's important position in the Indo-Pacific strategy based on the principles of freedom, transparency, law compliance, as well as ASEAN's central role and ASEAN-led mechanisms.At the 11...

UN heavy engineering equipment operation course launched for instructors

The Defence Ministry's Department of Peacekeeping Operations (VDPO) launched a training course on the operation of heavy engineering equipment for instructors in Hanoi on February 10 within the framework of the United Nations Triangular Partnership Pro...

Schools nationwide close to prevent spread of coronavirus

As concerns over coronavirus (2019-nCoV) grow, all the 63 cities and provinces nationwide are letting their students stay at home as part of enhanced measures to prevent the virus' spread. Fifty cities and provinces decided to extend the Lunar New

PM says nCoV fight should not affect national development

Drastic actions must be taken to fight acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV), but they must not affect Vietnam's socio-economic development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on Wednesday at the Government's regular meetin...

Vietnamese movie screened in Saudi Arabia

Vietnamese movie Cha cong con (Father and Son) directed by Luong Dinh Dung is being screened in Saudi Arabia throughout February.The film is on show at the King Abdulaziz Centre for World Culture (Ithra), which was named among the

2020 key for tech start-ups in Vietnam

Like many other Asian countries, Vietnam is racing its regional counterparts to spur economic innovation with artificial intelligence (AI). Experts say voice recognition technology, AI, blockchain and big data will be major trends in 2020.Although Vie...

Tree-planting festival launched in localities nationwide

Buon Ma Thuot city's People's Committee on Sunday launched a spring tree-planting festival in Son La park in Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak province. So far, the city has planted around 21,500 trees with the green area in the

Vietnam chairs UNSC meeting on humanitarian situation in Syria

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) met in New York on January 29 to discuss the humanitarian situation in Syria, under the chair of Vietnam that holds the council's presidency in January.According to Mark Lowcock, UN Under-Secretary-General for...

Leaders of Vietnam, Russia exchange congratulations on diplomatic ties

Vietnamese leaders have exchanged congratulatory messages with their Russian counterparts on the occasion of the 70th founding anniversary of the Vietnam-Russia diplomatic ties (January 30).The well-wishers are Party General Secretary and President Ngu...

Ca Mau tourism creates trademark, becoming spearhead economy

2019 is a year in which Ca Mau tourism harvested good fruits. The strong acceleration of Ca Mau tourism has created a trademark among visitors.According to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, by the end of 2019, Ca