Vice President presents pandemic prevention gifts to An Giang

Vice President presents pandemic prevention gifts to An Giang

NDO/VNA - Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan on September 19 led a delegation to visit the Mekong Delta province of An Giang and present gifts worth close to VND14 billion (US$612,000) to support its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. (Sep 19, 2021 15:30:11)


COVID-19: 4,000 foreigners vaccinated in Hanoi

  Sep 18, 2021 18:26:59
NDO/VNA – About 4,000 foreigners in Hanoi were vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic from September 15-18. 

Vietnam approves Cuba’s Abdala vaccine with conditions

  Sep 18, 2021 18:20:35
NDO/VNA - The Ministry of Health (MoH) on September 17 approved with conditions for the emergency use of Cuba's Abdala COVID-19 vaccine in COVID-19 prevention and control. 

Measures sought to fight against smuggling and trade fraud

  Sep 18, 2021 15:45:30
NDO – A total of 11,330 cases of illegal trading and transportation of banned and smuggled goods; 50,141 cases of commercial fraud, tax fraud; and 10,847 cases of counterfeit goods, intellectual property violations were detected in the first half of this year, contributing to adding nearly VND5.03 trillion (US$220 million) to the State budget, according to the National Steering Committee 389 for Anti-smuggling, Counterfeit Goods and Trade Fraud. 

Programme launched to support orphans due to COVID-19

  Sep 18, 2021 11:24:46
NDO – The Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs’ Association (VYEA) has just launched a programme to support orphaned children affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in Ho Chi Minh City. 

Nearly 1,300 employees supported in job retention and training

  Sep 18, 2021 11:24:42
NDO – Nearly 1,300 employees from 14 units have enjoyed the policy of training, fostering and improving vocational skills to maintain jobs in the support package according to Resolution No. 68 of the Government and Decision No. 23 of the Prime Minister. 

President shares children’s Mid-Autumn Festival joy

  Sep 18, 2021 08:15:52
NDO/VNA – President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a letter to all children in Vietnam and Vietnamese children overseas, sharing the joy with them on the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival. 

Hanoi’s Fatherland Front receives US$8 million for COVID-19 fight

  Sep 18, 2021 06:12:03
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Committee in Hanoi on September 17 received more than VND182 billion (nearly US$8 million) in cash and kind donated by localities, enterprises and individuals to support the capital city’s COVID-19 fight. 

Funding for purchase of additional 20 million doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine approved

  Sep 17, 2021 21:57:21
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai on September 17 signed a decision on expense to buy nearly 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine BNT162 by Pfizer. 

Vietnam records 11,521 new COVID-19 cases on September 17

  Sep 17, 2021 21:32:52
NDO/VNA - Vietnam reported 11,521 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours to 5pm on September 17, including 15 imported ones, according to the Ministry of Health. 

Tien Giang asked to enhance testing efficiency in COVID-19 battle

  Sep 17, 2021 17:02:56
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked the southern province of Tien Giang to increase the efficiency of its testing in order to separate people infected with COVID-19 from the community. 

Consulate General in Fukuoka raises money for COVID-19 vaccine fund

  Sep 17, 2021 15:38:01
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Consulate General in Fukuoka city, in the Japanese prefecture of the same name, raised a total of JPY7.65 million (US$69,600) from August 21 to September 15, in support of Vietnam’s national COVID-19 vaccine fund. 

Deputy PM requests completion of dossier licensing COVID-19 vaccine production

  Sep 17, 2021 12:31:19
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked for completion of the dossier of the homegrown Nano Covax vaccine to submit for urgent licencing, and assistance for relevant firms in testing the anti-virus drug Molnupiravir in a notice released by the Government Office. 

Hanoi launches fund-raising event to provide computers for disadvantaged students

  Sep 17, 2021 11:28:18
NDO – The Vietnam Fatherland Front’s Hanoi chapter launched a fund-raising event on September 16 to provide computers for disadvantaged students. 

Vietnamese universities win Japan Foundation Awards 2021

  Sep 17, 2021 11:26:08
NDO – The Faculty of Japanese Language and Culture of the University of Languages and International Studies – Vietnam National University, Hanoi (ULIS – VNU), the Faculty of Japanese Language of the Foreign Trade University and the Faculty of Japanese Language of the Hanoi University have been honoured with the Japan Foundation Awards 2021.