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50 Vietnamese die of dengue fever by October

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health announced that the country reportedly has over 200,000 dengue cases including 50 deaths as of October.
At the signing ceremony of agreement

Vietnamese, Dutch firms cooperate to develop high-tech agriculture projects

The People’s Committee of Binh Phuoc province, representatives of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development together with agricultural counsellor at the Dutch Embassy in Vietnam on August 26 signed an agreement on agricultural investment projects worth VND1,700 billion (US$74 million).
A public administration office in Long An province (Photo: VNA)

Vietnamese more satisfied with public services: PAPI report

Vietnamese citizens had greater satisfaction rates with most basic public services thanks to the substantial improvements in provincial and local government performance, the 2018 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) revealed.

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and State President Nguyen Phu Trong (Source: VNA)

Vietnamese work together towards goals set for 2019

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and State President Nguyen Phu Trong has sent the best New Year greetings to all Vietnamese in and outside the country on the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2019.

Current SIM cards are gradually outdated, and eSIM is the best alternative at the moment

Vietnamese mobile network providers ready to deploy eSIM

The new generation of SIM card called eSIM (embedded SIM or Integrated Circuit Card) is a breakthrough in the mobile technology. Most giant mobile network providers in Vietnam like Viettel or VinaPhone are rushing to complete their preparation for this while MobiFone is ready for the piloting time in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
Deputy Minister Nguyen Thanh Hung delivered his presentation in the conference Internet Day 2018. Photo by TB

Internet Day 2018 organized in Hanoi

Internet Day 2018 themed ‘Internet and the Digital Ecosystem in Vietnam’ was organized by Vietnam Internet Association in Hanoi yesterday. 

Yosakoi dance performance at Japanese cultural festival in Hanoi (Source: organising board)

Vietnamese, Japanese drawn closer via cultural exchanges

Lying in Asia, Vietnam and Japan share similarities that bring them close together in terms of culture, style, and sentiment. These days, they have become even more integrated via bilateral cultural exchanges.

Over 300 Vietnamese die of cancer daily

Over 300 Vietnamese die of cancer daily

Fresh cancer cases in Vietnam have escalated for years, resulting in surge in deaths. Statistically, the Southeast Asian country has around 115,000 people dying of cancer every year or over 310 deaths each day.