Friendship orders, medals bestowed upon Russian citizens

Vietnam's friendship orders and medals were conferred upon members of the Russia - Vietnam Friendship Association who have made significant contributions to the bilateral solidarity, friendship, and cooperation at an awarding ceremony held at the Vietnamese Embassy in Moscow on May 23. Source: Vietnam News Agency

Vietnam regards Japan as important, long-term partner: Deputy PM

Vietnam consistently regards Japan as an important and long-term partner, Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai told Japanese Prime Minister Kishida Fumio at their brief meeting on May 23 as part of his working visit to Japan to attend the 29th Future of Asia Forum in Tokyo. Earlier the same day, the Deputy PM received President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Tanaka Akihiko. Source: Vietnam News Agency

Son Doong cave among top 7 most beautiful underground attractions

The South China Morning Post (SCMP) of Hong Kong (China) has recently honoured Son Doong cave in Vietnam's central province of Quang Binh as one of the seven most beautiful underground attractions in the world. In addition to Vietnam's Son Doong cave, the list of the seven most beautiful underground attractions in the world includes Tham Luang cave (Thailand), the Paris Catacombs (France), the Cold War Tunnel (Albania), the Reed Flute Cave (China), Malinta Tunnel (the Philippines), and the National Coal Mining Museum of the UK. Source: Vietnam News Agency

Vietnam strongly condemns genocide crime: Ambassador

Vietnam strongly condemns the crime of genocide and has made various specific efforts and taken meaningful actions to end this crime and punish genocidal criminals, Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN), affirmed while addressing the UN General Assembly (UNGA)'s meeting on the culture of peace on May 23. Source: Vietnam News Agency

Thai Binh seeks Belgian investment, partnership

A conference promoting the trade and investment climate of the northern province of Thai Binh, one of Vietnam's major hubs for ago-fishery exports, took place at the Vietnamese Embassy in Brussels, Belgium, on May 23. Source: Vietnam News Agency

20,000 young physicians volunteer for better community health

Up to 20,000 members of the Vietnam Young Physicians' Association (VYPA) will participate in an annual volunteer campaign for the public wellbeing between now and October. The participants will be divided into four teams serving general medical check-ups, digital transformation work, screening for non-communicable diseases, and blood and organ donation activities. According to Nguyen Huu Tu, VYPA Vice Chairman and General Secretary, the campaign aims to provide direct medical consultations and examinations for over 100,000 people, its AI-based health screening expected to reach about 1 million individuals. The initiative will educate approximately 1 million youths on preventing non-communicable diseases and offer financial or medical assistance to at least 1,000 underprivileged people. The campaign also seeks to encourage 10,000 people to register for organ donation. This year, the programme, run by the Ho Chi Minh Youth Communist Union and VYPA for the 14th year, has the longest duration compared to previou s editions. Source: Vietnam News Agency

The owner of the gold shop offers 100,000 if you return 40 baht of gold.

May 24 - The owner of a gold shop gives 100,000 baht if anyone finds 40 baht of gold that was lost while delivering it to a gold shop in Yaowarat and returns it. On the morning of May 22, Mrs. Pairin filed a report that she lost 40 baht of gold while delivering it to a gold shop in Yaowarat area. Yesterday (23 May) Mr. Chaiphon, the gold owner, gave a statement to investigators at Bang Yi Khan Police Station before opening up to the news team that He has been selling gold to gold shops for nearly 30 years, while Mrs. Pairin has known him for more than 10 years. Mrs. Pairin is an employee of a gold shop that they do business with. Therefore, there is good trust in each other. Throughout the past, he had been paying respects to Mrs. Pairin to deliver gold to shops for many years. Each time will have a different weight. The highest time was more than 100 baht. That time there was no problem. After the incident, he had a chance to talk with Mrs. Pairin. which confirmed that the gold was not taken He said that if there is something, please tell us directly. truth is truth He looked at her appearance and did not find that Mrs. Phairin was suspicious at all. If anyone finds it and returns it, they will receive a reward of 100,000 baht. But if the police go and make an arrest, it will be dealt with according to the law. - Thai News Agency Source: Thai News Agency