Nearly 100 exhibitors from nine countries, including China, Singapore, Japan, Germany, South Korea and Thailand, are showing their products at more than 90 booths at a fashion expo that opened on Wednesday in Ha Noi.
The Ministry of Construction will inspect four property projects in Ha Noi for alleged violations based on complaints from local residents.
A new project on supplying clean water for the remote district of Ly Son in Quang Ngai Province has been approved by the Prime Minister, according to the Quang Ngai Province People's Committee.
Thirty three teachers were honoured with the Vo Truong Toan Award presented by the HCM City's Department of Education and Training on Teachers' Day, November 20. Most of the teachers are from rural districts who have overcome difficulties to offer training to poor students.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, chairman of the National Steering Committees on Combating Smuggling, Commercial Fraud and Counterfeit Goods and Crime Prevention, has instructed the Ministry of Public Security to inspect and inform the public about the prevalence of fake and low-quality gold in the market.
Sai Gon Newport Corporation inaugurated the first phase of Tan Cang – Thot Not port on Thursday in the southern city of Can Tho.
Social workers are needed in industrial parks to provide mental health services for workers, participants said at a seminar held by the Viet Nam Trade University in Ha Noi on Tuesday.
The number of domestic violence cases reported in Viet Nam has steadily fallen over the last few years, with the number dropping by 3,500 in the first six months of the year compared to the same period last year, according to figures released by the Family Department under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the third phase of the project on conservation and management of natural resources at Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Forest in the north-central coastal province of Quang Binh.
The Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Hau Giang will spend more than VND48 billion (US$2.1 million) from the State and provincial budgets to build and repair houses for 1,720 families of martyrs and contributors to the revolution, according to Dong Van Thanh, deputy chairman of the provincial People's Committee.
As of November 2, a total of 53,464 cases of dengue fever had been reported nationwide, including 36 fatalities, according to the Ministry of Health's Medical Preventive Department.


Environmental issues hinder new rural areas Environmental issues hinder new rural areas

In the five years since the Government put in place Decision No 49/QD-TTg on 19 criteria for new-style rural areas for the 2010-20 period, the majority of communes across the nation fail to meet the 17th criterion on environment. Both local and central authorities find it difficult to fill all five norms, as set down.

Baby vaccinations remain a cause for concern Baby vaccinations remain a cause for concern

Parents are concerned about post-vaccine reactions after the recent death of babies after receiving Quinvaxem vaccine, although the Health Ministry has repeatedly confirmed the safety of the vaccine.

Photos strengthen confidence of Mong girls Photos strengthen confidence of Mong girls

Wearing her most beautiful dress, Vu Thi Vu smiles broadly as she shows to her friends one of her photos which are on display at the Can Chu Phin secondary school in Meo Vac district of northernmost Ha Giang Province.

Lack of fire safety a risk in high-rises Lack of fire safety a risk in high-rises

Negligence and ignorance of fire safety regulations by both investors and residents at high-rise buildings have again come to the fore following the latest blaze in Ha Noi.