The Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro line which was planned to enter trial operation in October this year is facing a high risk of being failing to meet the schedule because of a delayed release of funds.
A tropical depression on July 23 afternoon intensified into the fourth storm in the East Sea so far this year, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently approved a plan to implement phase II of the Vietnamese youth development strategy, from 2016 to 2020.
More than 23,000 units of blood were collected during a 20-day Red Journey blood donation campaign in 20 provinces and cities.
Authorities of Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem District have proposed expanding the number of pedestrianised streets and increasing the amount of time streets are shut to traffic during the summer.
(VNF) - Recently, the United Nation Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Ministry of Justice (MOJ) joinly held the consultation workshop on the finalization of the “Child Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism”, offering a chance for participants to understanding more about Vietnam’s legal system in the field.
China’s policy on exporting its coal thermal power technology has raised concerns among environmentalists, who say Vietnam could become the destination for the outdated technology.
Building a child-friendly environment is an urgent need for HCM city, where young people are facing numerous challenges, according to a seminar between municipal authorities and UNICEF on Tuesday.
The southern province of Kien Giang on July 18 held a ceremony to commemorate rebury the remains of 51 Vietnamese voluntary soldiers who laid down their lives in Cambodia during wartime.
A ceremony was held in Hanoi on July 18 to present certificates honouring the service and contributions to the family members of 498 fallen soldiers.
The Asian Development Bank signed an agreement today (July 18) with the central coastal city of Danang to provide consulting services regarding the construction of a municipal solid waste site.
Vietnam is seeing a rapid increase in ageing population with about 10 million elderly people, accounting for 11 per cent of the country's total population, according to a Hanoi seminar on Monday.
The northern region, including Hanoi, is forecasted to face torrential rains until this weekend.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc paid homage yesterday to the heroic soldiers who laid down their lives for the nation’s independence and freedom in the northern mountain province of Sơn La.
A ceremony was held in Cam Hai Dong commune, Cam Lam district, Khanh Hoa province on July 15th to inaugurate the first phase of the memorial complex dedicated to Gac Ma soldiers, as part of the activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27th, 1947-2017).
A grand requiem was held at the Quang Tri ancient citadel in the central province of the same name on July 14 to pay tribute to heroic martyrs who sacrificed their lives for national liberation.
Lieutenant General Nguyen Trong Nghia, Deputy Chairman of the General Political Department, said military forces are working day and night to search for the remains of martyrs at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City.