A meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (Source: The Algemeiner)

Vietnam attends UN Human Rights Council’s 38th session

Vietnam, together with Bangladesh and the Philippines, will deliver a draft solution on women’s rights amidst climate change at the 38th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council that opened in Geneva, Switzerland on June 18.
Students at Dao Vien Primary School in Yen Son District of the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang take part in a morning exercise session. (Photo:VNA)

PM issues national plan to eradicate hunger

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a National Action Programme on Zero Hunger, aiming to ensure enough food and nutrition for all citizens.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse (Photo: VNA)

PM concludes trip to attend ACMECS 8, CLMV 9

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his entourage arrived in Hanoi late June 16, concluding his trip to Thailand to attend the 8th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) and 9th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam Summit (CLMV 9).
Rains hit nationwide

Rains hit nationwide

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said the northern and north central region continue suffering heavy rains and thunderstorms; even heavy rains are hitting the central highlands and southern region.


The Asia America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable continues to suffer from a breakdown. (Photo: zing.vn)

AAG cable breakdown affects internet traffic in Vietnam

The Asia America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable suffered from a breakdown, cutting off all international connections through the AAG-SH1 branch of the line, an internet service provider in Vietnam confirmed on June 16 afternoon.
Protestors set fire to motorbikes in building of the Binh Thuan Department of Planning and Investment (Photo: VNA)

Binh Thuan: legal proceedings launched against disturbance case

The Investigation Police Agency of Binh Thuan province’s Police on June 15 decided to start legal proceedings against people involved in disturbances in Phan Ri Cua town in Tuy Phong district, and Phan Thiet city on June 10-11.

Tourism boats at Dau Go Cave (Photo: VNA)

Programme promotes actions for green Ha Long

Training on waste collection and classification, a contest on initiatives to reduce plastic rubbish and beach clean-up campaigns were featured at the programme “Action for a Green Ha Long: Towards zero-waste tour programmes” organised in Ha Long Bay, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh on June 14.