A strong step forward in digital transformation of Vietnam’s social insurance

A strong step forward in digital transformation of Vietnam’s social insurance

NDO – Offering utilities and information concerning social insurance and health insurance payment and benefit on mobile devices, towards integrating and providing public and payment services online, is a step that goes in accordance with the current trend of digital transformation and building a digital government and country. (Nov 24, 2020 12:27:31)


Agricultural sector receives good news from large markets

  Sep 17, 2020 17:43:17
NDO – Since the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) took effect, the agricultural sector has constantly been receiving good news as many agricultural products are now officially being exported to the EU. On the occasion, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong granted an interview to the media about the developing brands and new markets for agricultural exports. 

Musician Minh Quang: Music can fuel national pride among listeners

  Aug 31, 2020 18:11:06
NDO – Meritorious Artist, Colonel Minh Quang is the composer of many popular songs praising Vietnamese soldiers. The 69-year-old musician was honoured with the State Awards of Literature and Arts in 2012 for his contributions to the development of the music in the country. In an interview granted to Nhan Dan (People) Weekly, the veteran musician stressed that music can fuel national pride among listeners while raising their sense of responsibility to the country. 

Acting health minster points to lessons learnt in fighting against COVID-19

  Aug 27, 2020 09:28:34
NDO – As the coronavirus outbreaks in Da Nang, Quang Nam and Hai Duong have essentially been put under control, Acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long has pointed to nine lessons learnt from the initial success in containing COVID-19 in the localities. 

Significance of international awards for promoting intangible cultural heritage

  Aug 24, 2020 17:59:08
NDO - Vu Duc Hieu, director of the Muong Cultural Space Museum, has won the 2020 Jeonju International Awards for Promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage (JIAPICH), which is expected to be presented in an online form on September 18. 

Options for Vietnam in Agriculture 4.0

  Aug 24, 2020 12:20:09
NDO – Smart Agriculture 4.0 can be an urgent solution to ensure global food security and quality of agricultural products in the context of more complicated and unpredictable conflicts, instability, diseases and climate change. 

Second global COVID-19 wave offers valuable lessons for Vietnam: Politburo member

  Aug 16, 2020 10:59:06
NDO – Seeing the world struggle with the second coronavirus wave could offer valuable lessons for Vietnam in flattening the curve as the country has also been hit by a second wave of COVID-19 infections. 

Health expert warns of false negatives from COVID-19 rapid test

  Aug 12, 2020 09:48:58
NDO – Those who have been tested negative for SARS-CoV-2 using rapid test should not be subjective as the method may lead to false results, Professor, Dr. Nguyen Anh Tri has affirmed. 

Dr. Pham Hong Long: Many lessons drawn in travel industry after COVID-19

  Aug 03, 2020 12:13:00
NDO – Assoc. Prof., Dr. Pham Hong Long, Dean of the Tourismology Department under the University of Social Science and Humanities, stated that COVID-19 has brought about many valuable lessons for the travel industry, who now must take prompt and sustainable solutions for resuscitation after the epidemic. 

Cellist Phan Do Phuc: every person is born with a mission

  Jul 25, 2020 16:37:21
NDO – Graduating from a doctoral training programme for a major in cello and winning many prestigious awards in the US, artist Phan Do Phuc still returned to Vietnam to promote the cello and spread the beauty of classical music in the community. 

Researcher, poet Le Minh Quoc: raising voice of national pride

  Jul 09, 2020 13:13:08
NDO – The book titled “Dau an khoi dong van hoa Viet” (Imprints in enlarging Vietnamese culture) is a favourite research project which has been implemented by researcher and poet Le Minh Quoc for 20 years. 

Singer Ha Le: Learning and pondering to create new values

  Jun 14, 2020 16:10:59
NDO – Rapper and singer Ha Le’s Trinh Contemporary project, which made its debut in March with the aim of bringing a new spirit to musician Trinh Cong Son’s songs, has received a lot of positive feedback from the public and experts alike. 

Vietnam’s ratification of Convention 105 means many good things for Vietnam: ILO Vietnam Director

  Jun 12, 2020 16:02:17
NDO - The 14th National Assembly recently adopted a resolution ratifying Vietnam’s membership of the International Labour Organisation (ILO)’s Abolition of Forced Labour Convention (Convention 105) during the ongoing ninth sitting on June 8. 

Painter Nguyen Thuong Hy: I was inspired by drawing mural paintings in Tam Thanh

  Jun 09, 2020 09:45:51
NDO – Painter and cultural researcher Nguyen Thuong Hy has worked at the Quang Nam provincial Museum for many years. He has joined a project which was launched in 2016 to create mural paintings in Tam Thanh commune, Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province. He recently had a conversation with the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper to update readers on the project. 

Experimental music project highlights traditional values

  Jun 05, 2020 16:11:47
NDO – With the aspiration of forming and developing an experimental music community, musician Kim Ngoc, who is also Director of Dom Dom (Firefly) Experimental Music and Arts Centre, and her colleagues, have officially organised a project entitled “Shapes of Music” for young experimental music artists.