Urgent efforts made to brace for Storm Khanun

Urgent efforts made to brace for Storm Khanun

NDO – The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control held a meeting on October 14 to implement work in response to Tropical Storm Khanun, the 11th storm to enter East Sea this year. (Oct 15, 2017)

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Ministry of Transport leads the way in providing online public services

  Oct 13, 2017
NDO - For the second consecutive year, the Ministry of Transport (MoT) leads the index of online public services conducted by ministries, ministerial-level agencies and agencies under the Government.  

PM calls for strengthened efforts against flood consequences in northern, central provinces

  Oct 13, 2017
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc signed a telegraph, on October 12, calling for strengthened efforts in overcoming the consequences caused by widespread floods in the northern and central provinces over recent days. 

Phu Tho commences construction of first waste-to-energy plant

  Oct 13, 2017
NDO - The construction of a waste-to-energy plant began in Tram Than commune, Phu Ninh district, Phu Tho province, on October 12, which is the first ever waste-to-energy plant in Pho Tho and the neighbouring provinces in the northern midland and mountainous region.  

Winners of press awards on poverty reduction effort honoured

  Oct 13, 2017
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue honoured the winners of the first press awards on the sustainable poverty reduction effort in the 2016-2020 period at a ceremony in Hanoi, on October 12.  

Visa centre for Visegrád Group opens in HCM City

  Oct 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – A centre for visa application to Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia, which form the Visegrád Group, became operational in Ho Chi Minh City on October 12.  

Flood death toll reaches 37 in northern, central regions

  Oct 12, 2017
NDO – A total of 77 people in the northern and central provinces were reported as dead or missing, as of the morning of October 12, during widespread floods caused by the torrential rains that hit the localities over the past three days. 

Floods cause severe damage in northern and central localities

  Oct 12, 2017
NDO – Downpours triggered by the tropical low pressure system over the past two days have threatened to overflow reservoirs and have caused serious damage to houses and roads across the northern and central regions. 

Vehicle ban on parts of Hoan Kiem

  Oct 12, 2017
NDO/ VNA — The capital city’s transport authority has announced alterations to traffic adjustment in the central area of Hoan Kiem around Dong Kinh-Nghia Thuc Square. 

Vietnam targets higher pre-school education quality

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Vietnam should learn from advanced early childhood education models of foreign countries and apply best practices in order to achieve its set target in developing pre-school education, discussed an international workshop in Hanoi on October 11  

Nearly 120 Vietnamese delegates to participate in World Festival of Youth and Students

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO – The Vietnamese delegation, made up of 116 outstanding youth representatives, will participate in the major activities of the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students (WFYS), to take place in Sochi, Russia from October 14 to 22.  

Work starts on modern oncology hospital in Can Tho

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO – Construction of a 500-bed oncology hospital began on October 11, Ninh Kieu district, Can Tho city, designed to be the most state-of-the-art hospital of its kind in the Mekong River Delta. 

PM urges emergency response to floods and dam safety

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently issued an urgent telegraph calling for the implementation of emergency measures in response to floods and to ensure the safety of dam systems against the complex development of floods in northern and central regions over the past few days. 

Vietnam to host 19th Asian Physics Olympiad

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Prime Minister has approved a project to organise the 19th Asian Physics Olympiad in 2018 (APhO 2018) in Vietnam, which seeks to encourage the study and teaching of physics in schools, thus developing and nurturing talented students in the subject.  

Tropical low depression brings heavy rain, flooding to northern and central regions

  Oct 10, 2017
NDO – A tropical low depression which has been over the East Sea for the last two days made landing in seashore provinces from Ha Tinh to Quang Binh on the morning of October 10, bringing heavy rains and large scale flooding to northern and central regions.