VN-RoK Friendship Week opens

VN-RoK Friendship Week opens

A ceremony marking the National Foundation Day of Republic of Korea (RoK) and the 25 years of the Vietnam-RoK diplomatic ties (1992-2017), and an opening ceremony of the Vietnam-Republic of Korea Friendship Week were held at Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cultural House yesterday morning. 
Sedative phials are found in Xuyen A slaughterhouse (Photo: SGGP)

Food safety watchdog destroys 3,700 sedative-injected pigs

Deputy Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen yesterday signed a document instructing to destroy 3,750 pigs which are found to be sedated prior to transportation to Xuyen A slaughterhouse in the city’s outskirt district of Cu Chi.
Vietnamese "Ao dai" embroidered with national flowers of ASEAN member states at the show. (Photo: VNA)

Vietnamese Ao dai enchants Seoul audience

Vietnamese Ao dai (traditional long dress)’s glamour was brought closer to international friends through a stellar show jointly held by the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea and the Korea Foundation for International Culture Exchange (KOFICE) on August 30.
Egg sales in S. Korea drop amid contamination scandal

Egg sales in S. Korea drop amid contamination scandal

Sales of eggs in South Korea sharply declined last week amid safety concerns sparked after eggs from local farms were found to be contaminated with banned chemicals, industry data showed Sunday.

The pregnant hotgirl dies after a plastic surgery (Photo: SGGP)

Ministry orders to inspect plastic surgery clinic in HCMC

After newspapers released the death of a pregnant after a cosmetic surgery in an infirmary in Ho Chi Minh City, the Ministry of Health's Medical Examination and Treatment Department ordered in writing its sub-department to verify and issue penalty if violations were found.
Postage stamp issued on ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary (Source: internet)

Postage stamp issued on ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIT) and the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) on August 8 launched a postage stamp themed “National Flower” to mark the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).