Vietnam launches #3500 Lives traffic safety campaign

Vietnam launches #3500 Lives traffic safety campaign

NDO - The #3500 Lives campaign to remind the public that 3,500 people are killed on the roads every day was launched by the International Automobile Federation (FIA) in coordination with the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) in Hanoi on March 19. (Mar 19, 2019 17:59:15)

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Exhibition recalls Vietnamese NA delegation’s first visit to France

  Mar 18, 2019 17:03:01
NDO - A photo exhibition entitled ‘The first National Assembly (NA) delegation’s friendly visit to France in 1946 – A symbol of aspiration for peace’ opened on Ho Chi Minh Book Street on March 18. 

Vietnam promotes connection with major international organ transplant centres

  Mar 18, 2019 16:00:46
NDO – Vietnam will work to promote the connection between domestic organ transplant centres and other international major transplant facilities to help facilitate coordination for faster and more effective organ transplants, heard an international conference on organ allocation in Hanoi on March 18. 

Diverse activities nationwide mark Youth Union’s 88th founding anniversary

  Mar 18, 2019 14:36:52
NDO – A variety of activities are being held across the country to mark the 88th founding anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (March 26, 1931-2019). 

Vietnam needs to push for agricultural mechanisation

  Mar 18, 2019 10:42:16
NDO - The use of agricultural machinery in Vietnam has seen positive progress in recent years but its level remains low in comparison with other countries in the region and the world, which has restrained the growth of agriculture. 

National Press Festival 2019 wraps up

  Mar 17, 2019 21:41:10
NDO/VNA – The annual National Press Festival 2019, themed “Renovated, creative, responsible Vietnamese press for the interests of the nation and people”, wrapped up in Hanoi on March 17. 

International Francophone Day marked in HCM City

  Mar 17, 2019 20:36:58
NDO/VNA – Students, teachers and people in Ho Chi Minh City gathered at an event on March 17 to mark International Francophone Day (March 20), during which they engaged in various activities. 

Public health emergency operation centre inaugurated in central region

  Mar 16, 2019 22:00:36
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the US Consulate General in Vietnam inaugurated a Public Health Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) in the central province of Khanh Hoa on March 15. 

Quang Ngai province commemorates victims of Son My massacre

  Mar 16, 2019 21:42:38
NDO/VNA – A ceremony was held at the Son My relic site in Tinh Khe commune of Quang Ngai city, the central province of Quang Ngai, on March 16 in memory of 504 local civilians massacred by US troops 51 years ago. 

Press plays crucial role in popularising standards for human behaviour: Deputy PM

  Mar 16, 2019 18:02:55
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam stressed the crucial role played by the press in popularising the standards for the culture of human behaviour, while addressing a seminar held in Hanoi on March 16 as part of the ongoing National Press Festival. 

“March in border areas” festival features various activities

  Mar 16, 2019 12:36:57
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) Central Committee organised the “Thang ba bien gioi” (March in border areas) festival in Vi Xuyen district’s Thanh Thuy commune in the northernmost province of Ha Giang on March 15. 

International Francophone Day observed in Hanoi

  Mar 16, 2019 11:40:16
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on March 15 to observe the International Francophone Day (March 20) by the Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), the Hanoi municipal People’s Committee and the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF). 

Vietnam marks milestone in first split liver transplant

  Mar 15, 2019 17:02:01
NDO – For the first time in Vietnam, doctors from the Hanoi-based Vietnam-Germany Friendship Hospital have been successful in performing a split liver transplant, dividing a donor’s liver and transplanting it into one adult and one child patient.  

National Press Festival honours achievements of Vietnamese press

  Mar 15, 2019 16:42:40
NDO - The National Press Festival 2019 aims to honour the great achievements of the Vietnamese press and promote press products by journalists across the country, said Editor-in-Chief of Nhan Dan Newspaper and Chairman of the Vietnam Journalists' Association, Thuan Huu. 

Nearly 52,000 foreign workers participate in social insurance

  Mar 15, 2019 16:30:25
NDO – Nearly 52,000 foreign workers from over 8,700 units have joined social insurance in Vietnam after just three months of compulsory social insurance collection for this group of labourers.