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10/16/2018 10:18:51 AM

A ‘triple-zero” library by a young college student in Hanoi

Due to his love for books, Hoang Quy Binh, a student from the Hanoi University of Technology, launched a D Free Book project, a “triple-zero” library: no fee, no deposit, no limit for lending period.

  • Concerns raised of sewer plans

    Concerns raised of sewer plans

    Public: 10/5/2018 12:56:23 PM

    A number of senior architects have objected to plans to build sewer system into Kim Ngưu River, one of the most polluted in the city.

  • Mottainai Run for children who are affected by traffic accidents

    Mottainai Run for children who are affected by traffic accidents

    Public: 10/5/2018 11:41:49 AM

    On October 13, Mottainai Run will be held in walking street, Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi to raise fund for poor children and orphans who are affected by traffic accidents.

  • Awareness of rabies help save lives

    Awareness of rabies help save lives

    Public: 10/5/2018 8:00:08 AM

    More efforts and investment are needed to eliminate the risk of rabies in the country, said Dr Phạm Văn Đông, Director General of the Department of Animal Health on Friday at a meeting marking World Rabies Day with the theme "Rabies: Share the message, Save a Life".

  • Entertainment activities to be suspended during upcoming national mourning

    Entertainment activities to be suspended during upcoming national mourning

    Public: 10/5/2018 6:10:47 AM

    The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has sent a dispatch to heads of ministries, sectors as well as central agencies, organizations, provinces and centrally-run cities on the suspension of entertainment activities during the two-day national mourning for former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi on October 6-7.

  • HCM City’s steps to protect children

    HCM City’s steps to protect children

    Public: 10/4/2018 1:07:11 PM

    Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs plans to submit a report to the municipal People’s Committee on the best ways to protect children and help them live in a safe, healthy and inclusive environment.

  • Quang Ninh province to build Van Don-Mong Cai expressway

    Quang Ninh province to build Van Don-Mong Cai expressway

    Public: 10/3/2018 3:47:31 PM

    The north-eastern province of Quang Ninh has signed a contract to build the Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway at a total cost of over VND11 trillion (USD 473 million) under a public-private partnership.

  • Vietnamese firm wins at Global Smart Cities Contest

    Vietnamese firm wins at Global Smart Cities Contest

    Public: 10/2/2018 8:08:32 PM

    The Advanced International JSC (AIC Group) of Vietnam has won the “World’s Best Smart National Concept and Model” award at the Global Smart Cities Contest 2018.

  • Joining hands to support needy people in remote areas

    Joining hands to support needy people in remote areas

    Public: 10/2/2018 7:16:39 PM

    Supporting people in deep-lying and remote areas is a humanistic policy undertaken by the Party and State, which has been supported by various organisations, individuals and enterprises.

  • Girls’ Forum 2018: Voice of girls for change and growth

    Girls’ Forum 2018: Voice of girls for change and growth

    Public: 10/2/2018 6:53:54 PM

    The National Assembly's Committee for Culture, Education, Youth, Adolescent and Children, the Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs and the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union together with Plan International Vietnam held a press conference on October 2 to announce the Girls’ Forum 2018.

  • Anti-drug crime fighting plan shows efficiency in Son La

    Anti-drug crime fighting plan shows efficiency in Son La

    Public: 10/2/2018 12:08:10 PM

    The Border Guard High Command of the northern mountainous province of Son La held a conference in Moc Chau on October 1 to review the implementation of the plan to combat drug-related crimes in border areas of Moc Chau and Van Ho districts.

  • Tan Son Nhat’s capacity to reach 50 million passengers with third terminal

    Tan Son Nhat’s capacity to reach 50 million passengers with third terminal

    Public: 10/2/2018 11:20:47 AM

    A third terminal, T3, which can handle 20 million passengers a year, will raise the total capacity of Tan Son Nhat Airport to 50 million, under a detailed plan unveiled by the Ministry of Transport on October 1.

  • Actions called for addressing population ageing in Vietnam

    Actions called for addressing population ageing in Vietnam

    Public: 10/2/2018 10:12:25 AM

    Policy makers and experts gathered at a talk show themed “Responding to the Ageing Population in Vietnam: The Way Forward” held in Hanoi on October 1 to discuss measures in response to population ageing in Vietnam.

  • Heartbeat Vietnam provides free heart check-up for more than 1,000 children in Dong Thap

    Heartbeat Vietnam provides free heart check-up for more than 1,000 children in Dong Thap

    Public: 10/2/2018 8:03:13 AM

    On September 29 and 30, Heartbeat Vietnam, a programme of VinaCapital Foundation, and the doctors from the Tam Duc Heart Hospital organised a mobile outreach clinic for more than 1,000 children under 18 years old in Hong Ngu Town and Lap Vo District of Dong Thao province.

  • Vietnam to face 2-3 storms in late year

    Vietnam to face 2-3 storms in late year

    Public: 10/1/2018 4:25:42 PM

    Vietnam has been forecasted to see 2-3 tropical storms from now to the year-end which would mostly happen in the central and southern regions.

  • Vietnamese military doctors ready for UN mission in South Sudan

    Vietnamese military doctors ready for UN mission in South Sudan

    Public: 10/1/2018 10:13:36 AM

    The first group of 30 Vietnamese military doctors will travel to South Sudan on October 1 to take over a field hospital run by the United Kingdom, whose personnel are about to withdraw.

  • Book festival to highlight digital technology

    Book festival to highlight digital technology

    Public: 9/30/2018 6:59:54 PM

    The Hanoi Book Festival will take place on October 3-7, highlighting modern reading culture.

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