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Overseas Vietnamese celebrate traditional New Year
Overseas Vietnamese celebrate traditional New Year
Hanoi (VNA) – Overseas Vietnamese in the US, Australia and Thailand have organised a wide range of activities to celebrate the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival. The Vietnamese Embassy in the US hosts a New Year programme with the participation of about 250 Vietnamese and international friends. (Photo: vietnamembassy-usa.org) The Vietnamese Embassy in the US on January...
Vietnam National Union of Students marks 70th anniversary
Vietnam National Union of Students marks 70th anniversary
Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam National Union of Students (VNUS) Central Committee held a ceremony in Hanoi on January 5 to celebrate its 70th traditional day (January 9). Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Information and Communications Commission Vo Van Thuong (front, right) presents the first-class Independence Order to the Vietnam National Union of Students on...
Construction of interchange linking key roads begins
Construction of interchange linking key roads begins
Hanoi (VNA) - The construction of an interchange connecting Belt Road No 3 and the Hanoi-Hai Phong Expressway and other related infrastructure started in Hanoi on January 6. At the ground-breaking ceremony on January 6 (Photo: vietnamnet.vn) The interchange, located in the districts of Long Bien and Gia Lam, has two routes: a 1.5km stretch linking Long Bien-Thach Ban...
Over 4,000 houses built with social policy credit
Over 4,000 houses built with social policy credit
Hanoi (VNA) – Social policy credit helped to build more than 4,000 houses, along with over 1.2 million safe water supply and sanitation facilities in rural areas in 2019, according to the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP). Illustrative image (Source: VNA) Thanks to the bank’s loans, more than 266,000 people have got jobs, with nearly 7,000 sent abroad...
Ministry develops database on Vietnamese land, people
Ministry develops database on Vietnamese land, people
With more than 100,000 MARC (machine-readable-Cataloging) records, including over 5,000 digital and digitalized documents, the database is accessible by any Vietnamese and foreigner. (Photo: VNA) The database at was built for two years as a joint effort of the ministry’s Library Department, public and private libraries, publishing houses, relevant agencies, and leading experts. With more than 100,000 MARC...
Lang Son enhances law popularisation, education
Lang Son enhances law popularisation, education
(LSO) - The council for law popularisation and education of Lang Son province met on January 2 to review its performance in 2019, and outline orientations and tasks for 2020. Last year, the council helped to improve the efficiency of law promulgation and education in localities with diverse activities. Apart from nearly 36,000 meetings targeting 2.6 million people, the...
Ex-leaders of Da Nang stand trial in high-profile case
Ex-leaders of Da Nang stand trial in high-profile case
Hanoi (VNA) – Two former chairmen of the People’s Committee of Da Nang city were among the defendants in a trial at the Hanoi People’s Court that began on January 2, facing the charges of violating regulations on State asset management and use and on land management. Defendant Tran Van Minh (centre), former Chairman of the Da Nang municipal...
Vietnamese communities in Czech Republic, Angola celebrate New Year
Vietnamese communities in Czech Republic, Angola celebrate New Year
Prague (VNA) – Vietnamese communities in the Czech Republic and Angola recently held various ceremonies to mark the arrival of the New Year and turn their hearts to the homeland. Vietnamese people enjoy traditional foods to welcome the New Year at the Vietnamese Embassy in Angola. (Photo: VNA) Ceremonies in the Central European country were held by many...
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