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Impressive photos taken by Hanoi journalists put on displayicon
PHOTOS10 hours ago0

Impressive photos taken by Hanoi journalists put on display

An exhibition featuring more than 100 photographs taken by journalists over the past two years are being showcased at an exhibition that opened in Hanoi on June 17 to mark the upcoming Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day.

 
Vietnamese consume salt twice as much as WHO-recommended levelicon

Vietnamese consume salt twice as much as WHO-recommended level

SOCIETY
15 hours ago

The amount of salt recommended by the WHO is below 1.5g for under one-year-old children and less than 0.3g of salt for infants.

800 people to join the fifth International Day of Yoga in Hanoiicon

800 people to join the fifth International Day of Yoga in Hanoi

SOCIETY
15 hours ago

More than 800 people will participate in the fifth International Day of Yoga in Hanoi, to be held across ten cities and provinces across Vietnam on June 22, said the Deputy Chief of Mission at the Indian Embassy in Vietnam Rajesh Uike.

Fishermen's incomes rise with high-tech devicesicon

Fishermen's incomes rise with high-tech devices

SOCIETY
19 hours ago

Fishermen in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Tien Giang have improved their working conditions and raised profits by using more advanced technologies.

Health insurance - a lifebuoy for patientsicon

Health insurance - a lifebuoy for patients

SOCIETY
19 hours ago

The public health insurance fund paid more than half a million US dollars for treatment of just a single patient over three years.

VN needs healthy social media environment: officialicon

VN needs healthy social media environment: official

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Creating a healthy and safe information environment, in which social media is an important source of news, will help maintain Vietnam’s political and social stability, a top official has said.

Tourists saved from burning hotel in Hanoiicon

Tourists saved from burning hotel in Hanoi

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Twenty-five tourists, mostly foreigners, were rescued from a blaze at a hotel on Luong Ngoc Quyen Street in Hanoi earlier today.

Ministry allows HCM City public hospital to offer surrogacy procedureicon

Ministry allows HCM City public hospital to offer surrogacy procedure

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

The Ministry of Health has given sanction to the Hung Vuong General Hospital in HCM City to carry out surrogate pregnancies on humanitarian grounds, making it the country’s fourth public facility to be approved.

More streets assigned for odd or even dates parkingicon

More streets assigned for odd or even dates parking

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

The central city of Da Nang has allocated 14 streets where parking is only allowed on odd or even dates in the downtown districts of Hai Chau, Thanh Khe, Cam Le, Son Tra and Ngu Hanh Son.

PM orders reports on airlines staff shortageicon

PM orders reports on airlines staff shortage

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Ministry of Transport to report on the shortage of airlines staff and solutions affecting Vietnamese airlines.

Two dead, eight injured in explosionicon

Two dead, eight injured in explosion

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Two people died and at least eight others were injured in an explosion before dawn yesterday at a construction site on the Long Thanh golf course.

Head-on collision kills four, injures 38icon

Head-on collision kills four, injures 38

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

At least four people were killed and 38 passengers injured in a head-on collision between a passenger coach and a truck early this morning, June 17, in the northern province of Hoa Binh.

Vietnam hosts regional cardio-metabolic education forumicon

Vietnam hosts regional cardio-metabolic education forum

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Diabetes, as a major public health issue, will be addressed across multiple fronts, from prevention and disease management to patient care and engagement, health experts have said.

Vietnam ratifies ILO convention on collective bargainingicon

Vietnam ratifies ILO convention on collective bargaining

POLITICS
17/06/2019

The International Labor Organization (ILO) has congratulated Vietnam on its decision to ratify one of the organization’s fundamental conventions to promote collective bargaining.

Defense ministry investigates fatal military plane crash in Khanh Hoaicon

Defense ministry investigates fatal military plane crash in Khanh Hoa

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

The Ministry of National Defense has asked the Air Defense and Air Force Command to determine the cause of a military training aircraft accident which killed two pilots in Khanh Hoa on Friday.

Construction Ministry's inspectors admit to demanding bribes of VND250 millionicon

Construction Ministry's inspectors admit to demanding bribes of VND250 million

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Two inspectors of the Ministry of Construction confessed to the police of Vinh Phuc Province that they asked for bribe worth VND250 million while on duty in the province to approve the declared values of some projects.

In HCM City, administration, sellers closely monitor pork for diseaseicon

In HCM City, administration, sellers closely monitor pork for disease

SOCIETY
17/06/2019

Official agencies and distributors in HCM City have dispatched their quality management teams to major slaughtering facilities and wholesale markets to ensure that 100 per cent of pork coming to the market is of good quality and without diseases, 

Move over Hanoi Hannah … meet Havana Hannahicon

Move over Hanoi Hannah … meet Havana Hannah

VIETNAM & WORLD
16/06/2019

On a summer morning just before Vietnam’s Reunification Day, April 30, an elderly American lady showed up at VOV’s office.