Professor Phan Huy Le passes away

Professor Phan Huy Le passes away

Professor Phan Huy Le, one of the leading historians in the country passed away at the age of 84 at Bach Mai Hospital in Hanoi on June 23, announced Dr. Tran Duc Cuong, chairman of Viet Nam Association of History Science.
Leaders of the Ministry of Information and Communications as well as VNPT in the grand opening ceremony of VNPT-IT on June 12, 2018. Photo by T.B

VNPT targets to be leading digital service provider in Vietnam

The grand opening ceremony of the VNPT-Information Technology Company (VNPT-IT), a new member of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), was held yesterday in Hanoi. With thousands of IT engineers and the focus on developing state-of-the-art technological products related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bigdata, and Blockchain, the new company is considered the main force to help VNPT fulfill the goal of becoming a leading digital service provider in Vietnam and an important Digital Hub of the neighborhood as well as the world.

Deputy Chairman Tran Vinh Tuyen (Photo: SGGP)

District gov'ts put down canal encroachment

Deputy Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen asked relevant agencies to completely ban canal encroachment narrowing of water flows; subsequently leading to inundation.
Vietnam values business, diplomatic ties with Japan

Vietnam values business, diplomatic ties with Japan

Viet Nam always considers the Japanese business community a leading strategic partner in the process of restructuring its economy, as well as in improving the growth, quality and competitiveness of the country, said State President Tran Dai Quang at the Viet Nam Investment Promotion Conference in Tokyo on May 31.
Vietnam’s leading dairy company Vinamilk is the most chosen consumer brand in Vietnam for four consecutive years (Photo: VNA)

Vinamilk named as most favourite brand in Vietnam

Vietnam’s leading dairy company Vinamilk was the most chosen consumer brand in Vietnam for four consecutive years from 2014-2017, according to the 2018 edition of Kantar Worldpanel’s Brand Footprint report.
Vietnam takes lead in global End TB Strategy: WHO

Vietnam takes lead in global End TB Strategy: WHO

Vietnam is one of the leading countries in the world in implementing the End TB Strategy of the World Health Organisation (WHO), according to Director of the WHO’s Global Tuberculosis (TB) Programme Tereza Kasaeva.

President Tran Dai Quang (R) receives Lao Deputy Minister of Public Security Kongthong Phongvichit (Photo: VNA)

President Tran Dai Quang receives Lao Deputy Minister of Public Security

President Tran Dai Quang hosted a reception in Hanoi on May 15 for Lao Deputy Minister of Public Security Kongthong Phongvichit, who is leading a Lao delegation to attend the ninth security cooperation conference in 2018 between the Public Security Ministries of Vietnam and Laos.
Representatives of the Ministry of Health, city’s Department of Health, An Binh Hospital and sponsor participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for upgrading An Binh Hospital.

Private company grants US$ 19 million for upgrading public hospital

HCMC’s leading investment group Van Thinh Phat (VTP Group) yesterday announced an unconditional and non-refundable aid package of over VND 451 billion (US$ 19 million) for upgrading An Binh Hospital, the first financed project in HCMC under this kind of aid.