Cancer patients flooded the Tumor Hospital (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam has 165,000 new cancer cases in 2018

Cancer burden in Vietnam was estimated around 165,000 new cases and nearly 115,000 deaths in 2018, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
1.6 million jobs created in 2018

1.6 million jobs created in 2018

According to the report issued by the Ministry of Labor, Invalid and Social Afairs, 1.6 million jobs were created in 2018, unemployment rate in working age in rural districts dropped to 3.1 percent hitting lowest rate in 11 years while the trained laborer rate was 58.6 percent.

Representatives of some selected scientific – technological events in the announcement ceremony on December 25. Photo by T.B

Top ten outstanding scientific – technological events in 2018

The Vietnam Science and Technology Journalists' Club (Club) under the Vietnam Journalists Association yesterday cooperated with the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology to announce the ten most outstanding scientific and technological events in Vietnam in 2018.

The special prize

Canon PhotoMarathon 2018 HCMC identifies winners

After the first round in Hanoi, the contest PhotoMarathon 2018 continued in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on November 3, attracting more than 6,700 people to capture familiar daily activities under the theme of ‘Live for What You Love’.

The rate and commercial values of unlicensed personal computer software installations in Vietnam and in the Asian Pacific area. Photo by Tran Binh

Unlicensed software installation in Vietnam greatly reduced

The Software Alliance (BSA) officially announced its BSA Global Software Survey 2018 yesterday in Hanoi. Compared to the previous survey released in 2016, the rate of unlicensed software installations in Vietnam reduced by 4 percent, which shows the considerable effort of Vietnamese organizations.

A game at the Tuan Chau-Ha Long Opens 2018 (Source:

Japan wins FIVB Tuan Chau-Ha Long Opens 2018

Japanese women took all first, second and third prizes at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB)’s Tuan Chau-Ha Long Opens 2018 which concluded in Ha Long city of the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh on May 12.

Carnival show 2018 lights up Danang

Carnival show 2018 lights up Danang

A street carnival show, as part of the Danang International Fireworks Festival 2018 (DIFF 2018) yesterday lighted up the downtown streets in the central coastal city of Danang.