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Vintrypsine injection with bacteria poison withdrawn

The Drug Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health announced yesterday about the nationwide withdrawal of lyophilized injectable powder Vintrypsine (Alpha chymotrypsin 5000 units USP), manufactured by Vinh Phuc Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company (Vinphaco).

The new Primary and Junior-high School of FPT Education

FPT offering primary to postgraduate education in Vietnam

FPT Education – a member of FPT Corporation – has become the first private organization in Vietnam to offer all levels of education ranging from primary school to junior-high school, high school, undergraduate, and postgraduate units.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc speaks with the media on the sidelines of the NA's fifth session (Photo: VNA)

PM: Land lease of special economic units to be adjusted

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that all ideas on the land lease period crafted in the draft Law on Special Administrative-Economic Units of Van Don, Bac Van Phong and Phu Quoc will be considered, and reasonable adjustments will be made to meet people’s aspiration.
Students of Hanoi University of Science and Technology regularly attend practice sessions in research academies and laboratories

State-owned universities to aim at financial autonomy

The revised draft law on higher education (hereafter the Draft) is urgently sent by the National Assembly Committee for Culture, Education, Youth, Adolescents and Children to universities nationwide for opinions and recommendations. Yet in the Draft, many issues are not mentioned, one very important of which is the topic of autonomy in state-owned units, as stated in Resolution No.19 of the 6th Plenum of the Party Central Committee issued in October 2017.

A view of Cai Bau island, a central island of Van Don (Photo: VNA)

PM willing to listen to advice on special administrative-economic unit bill

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed his willingness to listen with high responsibility to opinions of intellectuals, experts, people and particularly National Assembly deputies on the proposal of land lease of 99 years in the draft law on special administrative-economic units.
At the award ceremony (Photo: VOH)

HCMC honors 297 typical individuals, units

The Ho Chi Minh city Federation of Labor held a ceremony on May 19 to honor 93 individuals and 55 units in the “Studying and following President Ho Chi Minh's thoughts, morals and style” campaign.
Chairwoman of Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in HCMC To Thi Bich Chau speaks at the launching ceremony. (Photo: VOH)

HCMC launches Great National Solidarity Award

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Committee of Ho Chi Minh City on May 16 has announced the Great National Solidarity Award honoring individuals and units who have outstanding contribution to the building and promotion of the power of national unity.