Vam Cong Bridge launched across Mekong’s tributary in Can Tho

Vam Cong Bridge launched across Mekong’s tributary in Can Tho

NDO/VNA - A ceremony to inaugurate Vam Cong Bridge - the second cable-stayed bridge across Hau river, a tributary of the Mekong, was held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on May 19. (May 19, 2019 21:22:11)

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  May 17, 2019 11:03:28
NDO - A ceremony was held on May 16 to mark the 1000th anniversary of the birth of Ly Thuong Kiet, a Ly Dynasty general who expelled an invasion by China’s Song Dynasty in the 11th century. 

Further activities held to mark President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday

  May 16, 2019 13:12:57
NDO – The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) in coordination with the Vietnam Journalists’ Association and the Linguistic Society of Vietnam held a get-together on May 15 to celebrate the 129th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh. 

Vietnam bakes in new heatwave as temperatures hit 40C

  May 16, 2019 03:12:25
NDO - A new heatwave has hit Vietnam’s northern region with temperatures in some places forecast to reach nearly 40C, according to the national weather service. 

Vesak 2019: foreign delegates engage in Buddhist ritual on Mount Fansipan

  May 15, 2019 21:37:17
NDO/VNA – International delegates to the just-concluded 16th United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak in Vietnam on May 15 attended a Buddhist ritual praying for peace, security, and prosperity held at Mount Fansipan in Sa Pa district, the northern province of Lao Cai. 

Top legislator visits 103-year-old Buddhist patriarch

  May 15, 2019 21:26:33
NDO/VNA – National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visited Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue at Hanoi’s Vien Minh pagoda on May 15 on the occasion of Lord Buddha’s 2,563rd birthday. 

Da Nang’s largest vaccination centre opens

  May 15, 2019 16:31:35
NDO – Vietnam Vaccine JSC (VNVC) officially put its vaccination centre into operation in Da Nang on May 15, the largest centre among VNVC’s vaccination system nationwide.  

Parliament leader congratulates Buddhist Sangha on Vesak success

  May 15, 2019 15:57:29
NDO - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visited and extended her congratulations to the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha (VBS) on May 15, on their successful hosting of the UN Day of Vesak 2019. 

Activities mark President Ho Chi Minh’s birth anniversary

  May 15, 2019 13:07:44
NDO – Activities are being held across the country to celebrate the the 129th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19, 1890 – 2019). 

Vietnam expects scientists to pioneer in development

  May 15, 2019 10:24:31
NDO - The Party and State expect intellectuals and scientists to take a pioneering role in national development, considering science and technology as a top policy, a senior Party official has said. 

French-produced documentary on President Ho Chi Minh to be aired on national TV

  May 15, 2019 10:22:38
NDO - A documentary on President Ho Chi Minh, produced by French director Gérard Guillaume, will be aired for the first time on Vietnam Television on May 15 to mark the 129th anniversary of the Vietnamese revolutionary’s birthday. 

Minister of Defence visits Ho Chi Minh Trail Museum

  May 14, 2019 17:06:55
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Joining hands for a world of peace

  May 14, 2019 13:58:04
NDO – The 16th United Nations Day of Vesak Celebrations 2019 took place successfully at the Tam Chuc Buddhist Cultural Complex in the northern Vietnamese province of Ha Nam. Under the theme “Buddhist Approach to Global Leadership & Shared Responsibilities for Sustainable Societies”, the event honoured and called for the promotion of the spiritual values of the Buddha, contributing to bringing peace and stability to the world. Nhan Dan newspaper introduces some opinions of the international delegates at the UN Day of Vesak 2019. 

UN Day of Vesak 2019 wraps up, conversing compassion

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NDO/VNA – The 16th UN Day of Vesak Celebrations 2019 wrapped up at Tam Chuc Pagoda in Kim Bang district, northern Ha Nam province, on May 14, with the adoption of the Ha Nam Declaration that promotes world peace, harmony, and improvements for all people. 

Vesak 2019: Ha Nam Declaration issued

  May 14, 2019 12:52:56
NDO/VNA – The 2019 Ha Nam Declaration was issued at end of the 16th United Nations Day of Vesak Celebrations at the Tam Chuc Convention Centre in the northern province of Ha Nam on May 14.