Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that the southern province of Tay Ninh boast huge potential to become a national hub for high-quality agricultural production.
The Australian Embassy in Vietnam and the Lao Cai People’s Committee officially kicked off the Gender Responsive Equitable Agriculture and Tourism (GREAT) Program on August 21 in a bid to empower, create jobs and improve incomes for local women.
The north central province of Thanh Hoa has called for the Government’s support to help local people to overcome consequences of natural disasters and stabilise their lives.
The 130th birthday anniversary of President Ton Duc Thang was marked at a grand ceremony held on August 20 in the late President’s home village in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang.
A delegation of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee led by Secretary of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and President of the Vietnamese Fatherland Front (VFF), Tran Thanh Man, paid tribute to late President Ton Duc Thang on August 18 at his Memorial in My Long ward and his Monument in My Hoa Hung commune, Long Xuyen city, An Giang province.
The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Da Nang University on August 18 co-hosted an exchange programme for Vietnamese and Chinese young people.
The People's Police Academy recently presented VND 50 million to the Laos people who are affected by Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam collapse.
As many as 17 foreign delegations from China, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and Myanmar will attend the third friendship border exchange programme in Hanoi on August 25, according to the High Command of Border Guards.
A number of headquarters of agencies, railway stations, hotels, and medical centres at communes and districts in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue have been upgraded over the past three years in order to improve their level of disability access.
More than 600,000 people from the army, militia and military reserve are ready to be mobilized to respond to storm Bebinca, forecast to hit the mainland of Vietnam on the night of August 16.
The Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV) in partnership with the Thai Binh provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development held a conference to review the spring rice crop and present prizes to the winners of the project "AgResults Vietnam Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Pilot" (AVERP) (Phase I).
Competent forces in central Quang Tri province’s Huong Hoa district have deactivated more than 460 shells, according to the provincial mobile bomb and mine clearance team under PeaceTrees Vietnam.
The Norwegian People's Aid (NPA)-RENEW Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Team No. 1 on August 14 safely destroyed four items of Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) in Kim Giao Village of Hai Duong Commune, Hai Lang District, Quang Tri Province.
A training program on communicating policies were recently held for officials, lecturers of Vietnam's Academy of Journalism and Communications (AJC) and representatives of central and local press agencies.
The National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control and the National Committee for Disaster Response, Search and Rescue issued an official dispatch in response to storm Bebinca, the fourth of its kind hitting the country this year.
Dak Lak province of Vietnam on August 10 handed over VND 300 million to the Laotian people in Attapeu province, who are victims of the recent dam collapse.
As of 1am on August 11, the centre of a tropical depression entered the northeast of China’s Hainan Island, with the strongest wind near its eye at approx. 40-50kph, according to the latest information from the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).