HCM City, Ninh Binh pay respect to late President Tran Dai Quang

HCM City, Ninh Binh pay respect to late President Tran Dai Quang

NDO – Leaders and locals in Ho Chi Minh City and the northern province of Ninh Binh – the home town of President Tran Dai Quang – paid tribute to the late President during separate funeral ceremonies held in the two locales on September 26. (5 hours ago)

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Laos holds two-day state mourning for President Tran Dai Quang

  Sep 25, 2018 11:27:08
NDO - Laos will hold a two-day state mourning for Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang on September 26 and 27, the Lao Prime Minister's Office announced on September 24. 

Minister: Economic shake-up crucial for fulfilling socio-economic targets

  Sep 24, 2018 20:07:07
NDO/VNA – Economic restructuring should be channelled more specifically to realise the socio-economic targets set by the National Assembly, not only for 2018 but also for the following years, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung. 

Social security system “races” with changes in Industry 4.0

  Sep 24, 2018 17:37:24
NDO – According to forecasts, over the next two decades, 56% of workers in five ASEAN countries (including Vietnam) will face the risk of losing their jobs, while 86% of Vietnam’s textile and garment workers will be in danger of becoming unemployed due to automation in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0). The redesigning of suitable social security policies in the new context is now a problem for countries in the face of the evolution of the labour market. 

Work begins on Song Luy 1 solar power plant in Binh Thuan

  Sep 24, 2018 11:25:05
NDO – The Binh Thuan Solar Power Investment Joint Stock Company began construction of the Song Luy 1 solar power plant, on September 23, in the central coastal province of Binh Thuan. 

Vice President holds authority of President: NA Standing Committee

  Sep 23, 2018 14:36:27
NDO/VNA – Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, Vice President, now holds the authority of President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam until the National Assembly elects the new President of the country, an announcement of the Standing Committee of the National Assembly issued on September 23 read. 

ASOSAI 14 wraps up after four days of sitting

  Sep 22, 2018 18:07:39
NDO – The 14th Assembly of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI 14) officially concluded in Hanoi, on September 22, following four days of serious, responsible and effective working.  

World leaders offer condolences on President Tran Dai Quang’s passing

  Sep 22, 2018 12:01:25
NDO – Hearing the news of Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang’s passing on September 21, several world leaders extended their condolences to the Vietnamese people and the late President’s family.  

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives CEO of German business software group SAP

  Sep 21, 2018 17:56:20
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has highly appreciated the digital government solution SAP has successfully applied in several countries, asking the German company to work with the Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications to research and pilot this solution in Vietnam, aiming to meet the requirements of a facilitative, transparent and decisive government in service of the people. 

NA Chairwoman launches new school year at National Defence Academy

  Sep 21, 2018 16:49:47
NDO - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attended a ceremony to start the new school year at the National Defence Academy in Hanoi on September 21. 

Vietnam pays attention to institutionalising gender equality

  Sep 21, 2018 16:39:43
NDO/VNA - Vietnam is paying more and more attention to institutionalising gender equality and women empowerment, said Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh at a plenary session of the second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg of Russia on September 20. 

National finalists of ASEAN Data Science Explorers announced

  Sep 20, 2018 17:12:41
NDO – The Pangolin team from RMIT University Vietnam was crowned as the winners of the national finals of the ASEAN Data Science Explorers 2018, which wrapped up in Hanoi on September 19. 

Full trial runs start on Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro line

  Sep 20, 2018 16:01:34
NDO - A fully-fledged trial of the Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban rail line began on September 20 and is scheduled to last for three to six months prior to the start of commercial operations. 

Economy expected to see brighter prospects

  Sep 20, 2018 10:46:26
NDO - Improved macro-economic foundations, together with strong investment levels and exports, are expected to continue helping to drive Vietnam’s growth forwards. 

Age-old artisan keeps the glow of ‘keo quan’ lanterns alive

  Sep 20, 2018 09:38:53
NDO – Artisan Nguyen Van Quyen from Dan Vien hamlet, Cao Vien commune, Thanh Oai district in Hanoi, is one of the last few artisans who are masters of the art of making ‘keo quan’ lantern, a traditional hand-made lantern with vivid rotating paper-cut figures on the cover. Despite his old age, Quyen still works steadfastly to preserve the traditional craft.