An additional three to five storms and depressions are forecast to affect the East Sea before end of the year, with two or three directly affecting Vietnam’s coast, according to the national weather service.
The arrest was made 3 days after the murder of a woman and 3 children.
Vietnam has succeeded in cutting the demand for rhino horn, with a reduction of 38 percent over the past three years, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan told a gathering of 182 states at a conference in South Africa, September 24th.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) has issued a decision on the establishment of a team to inspect environmental protection in projects and industrial zones belonging to the Nghi Son Economic Zone in the central province of Thanh Hoa.
Ho Chi Minh city will mobilise all social resources to carry out projects belonging to 7 breakthrough programs, with a priority for infrastructure links, especially traffic projects.
The Song Thu Corporation, the General Department of Defence Industry and the High Command of the Vietnam Coast Guard on September 25th held a ceremony in Da Nang city to hand over the coast guard vessel 8005 (CSB 8005) and put it into operation.
Pham Son Hai, born in 1968, temporarily residing in Khanh Yen town, Van Ban district, was arrested for illegally storing drugs by Van Ban district police in Tan Thuong commune, Van Ban district, Lao Cai province on September 25th.
Starting construction in 2013 and causing controversy among residents, the expanded Truong Chinh Road project is still in mess, with cluttered construction materials, unreleased ground area, narrowed roadbeds.
Since 2011, over 2.2 million poor families, those living near the poverty line and policy beneficiaries’ families in the northwestern region, including over 1.5 million ethnic minority families, have gained access to loans worth over VND44.9 trillion from the Vietnam Bank of Social Policies (VBSP).
Three years after the implementation of Politburo Resolution 21-NQ/TW on increasing Party leadership over social insurance and health insurance work, the health insurance coverage in the central province of Phu Yen increased from 55.3% in 2012 to 79% of the population, as of June this year.
Since the beginning of this year to late August, customs agencies recorded 10,759 law violating cases with seized goods value estimated at over VND323 billion, collecting nearly VND89 billion for the State budget, prosecuting 28 cases, and suggesting prosecution for 42 others.
A wide range of solutions have been worked out in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak in an effort to increase the quality of cultural life in residential areas.
The northern province of Lai Chau has focused on accelerating economic growth rate and improving socio-economic infrastructure, striving to escape from underdeveloped status.
The Ho Chi Minh city resistance war traditional club on September 20th celebrated its 30th anniversary, in which delegates reviewed the glorious tradition of the southern people during resistance wars, encouraging contributions to building the Party and authority to make it pure and strong.
The Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) on September 20th presented 200 cows, worth VND4 billion, to poor families in the central province of Ninh Thuan.
Hanoi’s Department of Transport is considering a ban on non- resident motorbikes entering the inner city from 2021, an attempt to reduce the number of private vehicles on the city’s streets.
On September 18th, a communication program and a conference on gender equality were jointly held by the United Nations Education, Science, Culture Organization (UNESCO) Vietnam Office, the Ministry of Education and Training, Radio Voice of Vietnam (VOV), Vietnam Institute of Education Sciences, Women’s Museum, and Hanoi-based Thuc Nghiem Junior High School.