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As many as 739 cyber attacks were detected by the monitoring and warning system of the Vietnam Computer Emergency Rescue Team (VCERT) in May, the team reported on June 14.

 

Switzerland commits to help Vietnam develop eco-industrial parks

Developing eco-industrial parks is among important programmes within the Switzerland’s cooperation and development framework for Vietnam, Swiss Ambassador to Vietnam Beatrice Maser Mallor said.

 

Vietnam Airlines to open family check-in counters

National carrier Vietnam Airlines will launch check-in counters for families which have small children and elderly from June 15.

 

China's textile factory project suspended in Quang Ninh

Local authorities in Quang Ninh Province has just suspended the construction of a textile factory project of China’s Texhong Co., Ltd. as they failed to complete legal procedures.

 

Soc Trang admits failure to uncover giant fake fuel ring

Officials of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang have admitted their failure to uncover a major fake gasoline manufacturing and trading ring led by local trader Trinh Suong, 50, chairman and director of My Hung Co., Ltd.

 

Taekwondo athletes secure medals at World Grand Prix in Italy

Vietnamese athletes won three medals, including one gold, one silver and one bronze, at the Roma 2019 World Taekwondo Grand Prix, which closed in Italy on June 9.

 

Vietnam receives FIFA ranking boost after King’s Cup 2019 display

The Vietnamese men’s national football team added 5.2 points to their overall ranking points to reach 1,232, according to the latest FIFA rankings.

 

Vietnamese player to join U18 regional team in int’l friendly match

Nguyen Thanh Khoi will represent Vietnam in the U18 all-star Southeast Asian team, ASIAN ELEVEN, which will play an U18 all-star team of Japan’s Tohoku region.

 

Vietnam's rhythmic gymnasts win two golds at Singapore Open

Vietnamese rhythmic gymnasts won two gold, one silver and two bronze medals at the Singapore Open Gymnastics Championship 2019 which was held in the city-state from June 1-13.

 

HCM City to develop second hi-tech park

The HCMC authority has proposed the central Government approve construction of a hi-tech park, the second of its kind in the city, covering some 195 hectares in District 9.

 

Some laws may slap tougher sanctions on drink driving

Multiple laws will be amended to impose harsher sanctions against drunk drivers, even though the National Assembly has failed to pass any regulations on penalties for this behavior.

 

17 Vietnamese footballers make appearance in King’s Cup 2019

Here is the full list of footballers who represented the Vietnamese men’s football team during the King’s Cup 2019 during the two matches against host nation Thailand and Curacao.

Public debt within permissible limit: VN Finance Ministry

All public debt indicators were under strict control and fell within the permissible limits set by the National Assembly’s Resolutions as of the end of 2018, according to the Finance Ministry.

 

Vingroup builds another smartphone factory

Vietnam’s real estate-tech-retail giant Vingroup started construction on its smart phone factory - the second of its kind - in Hanoi on June 10.

 

Royal Canadian Navy’s ships visit Vietnam

The Royal Canadian Navy’s multi-role patrol frigate HMCS Regina and supply ship MV Asterix arrived at Cam Ranh port in the central province of Khanh Hoa on June 10, beginning a four-day visit to Vietnam.

 

Vietnam guaranteed place in Pot Two for World Cup 2022 qualifiers

Vietnam’s national squad are guaranteed a place in Pot Two for the second round draw of the 2022 World Cup AFC qualifiers, after their successful King’s Cup campaign in Buriram, Thailand.

 

Nanotechnology reduces odour on To Lich River

A Japanese cleaning nano-technology has helped reduce the bad smell from the polluted To Lich River in Hanoi, according to online newspaper toquoc.vn.vn.

Miniatures of world landmarks lit up in HCM City

Miniatures of world landmarks are lit up with colorful lights at the Light Festival 2019 in District 7, HCMC.

 

VN reporters vote for Devotion Music Awards

 A ballot was held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on April 9 by about 100 reporters to choose the 14th Devotion Music Awards, run by The Thao & Van Hoa (Sport & Culture) daily.

 

Participants enjoy Holi Festival of Colors 2019 in Hanoi

 A Holi Festival of Colors with theme “Bring the true Indian Cultural Spirit to Hanoi”, a popular festival that celebrates the coming of spring opened at the West Lake Waterpark, Hanoi on April 7.