Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh elected as President of Vietnam-US Society

Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh elected as President of Vietnam-US Society

NDO/VNA – Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh, former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, was elected as President of the Vietnam-US Society (VUS) for the 2021-2026 tenure at the fourth congress of the association on December 3.  (19 hours ago)


Ho Chi Minh City comes sixth in InterNations Expat City Ranking 2021

  23 hours ago
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City has recently ranked sixth in a survey of more than 12,000 people about the best cities for expatriates to live and work in, conducted by InterNations - the largest global community for expats. 

63 Vietnamese outstanding farmers in 2021 honoured

  Dec 03, 2021 13:20:48
NDO - 63 Vietnamese outstanding farmers in 2021 honoured at a ceremony in Hanoi on December 2 in the presence of National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue.  

Hanoi allows senior high-school students to return to school from December 6

  Dec 03, 2021 11:51:47
NDO – The Hanoi municipal People’s Committee has approved the proposal of the Hanoi Department of Education and Training to allow senior high-school students to return to school from December 6. 

Technology impacts work and workers in ASEAN

  Dec 03, 2021 10:22:57
NDO - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) held a workshop titled "Managing Technology's Implications for Work, Workers and Employment Relationships in ASEAN" in Hanoi, on December 2. 

Measures need to be considered thoroughly to ensure safe resumption of international flights

  Dec 03, 2021 09:26:18
NDO/VNA - With the emergence of the new coronavirus variant Omicron, the Ministry of Transport is working on another plan on the resumption of international flights and will report it to the Prime Minister for approval so as to ensure safety. 

Vietnam, Russian seek to advance educational ties

  Dec 03, 2021 08:19:23
NDO/VNA - Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Kim Son had meetings with representatives from the Russian educational sector on December 1 and 2, within the framework of President Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to Russia. 

Emergency relief provided for flood-hit people in Binh Dinh, Phu Yen

  Dec 02, 2021 21:29:13
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) Central Committee announced on December 2 that it has decided to provide emergency relief worth 540 million VND (nearly 23,800 USD) in cash and goods for people severely affected by floods in the south central provinces of Binh Dinh and Phu Yen.  

Competition harnesses power of music in combating child labour

  Dec 02, 2021 21:14:24
NDO/VNA – Fifteen outstanding entries in a song composing competition against child labour were honoured at a ceremony held on December 2.  

Vietnam records 13,698 new COVID-19 cases

  Dec 02, 2021 21:12:12
NDO/VNA - Vietnam logged 13,698 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours to 4pm on December 2, according to the Ministry of Health.  

Health Ministry receives 500,000 AstraZeneca vaccine doses donated by Argentina

  Dec 02, 2021 20:10:13
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Health received 500,000 doses of Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine, worth over 2 million USD presented by the Government of Argentina, at a ceremony held in Hanoi on December 2. 

Conference discusses ethnic, religious policy orientations in Central Highlands

  Dec 02, 2021 20:04:03
NDO/VNA – A conference was held via videoconference on December 2 to discuss development trends of ethnic and religious issues in the Central Highlands and policy orientations, which drew a large number of specialists and researchers.  

17 Vietnamese crew members rescued in foreign waters

  Dec 02, 2021 18:15:29
NDO - Seventeen Vietnamese crew members aboard the Panamanian Huoei Crystal cargo vessel, were rescued after the ship encountered an accident in the waters located between Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). 

PM asks for safely, flexibly adapting to COVID-19

  Dec 02, 2021 16:12:14
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has requested consistently pursuing the policy of safely, flexibly adapting to and effectively controlling COVID-19 pandemic. 

Dak Nong receives geographical indication for locally grown pepper

  Dec 02, 2021 14:27:22
NDO/VNA - The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong has been granted Dak Nong geographical indication for pepper.