nCoV fight should not affect national development: PM

Drastic actions must be taken to fight the acute respiratory disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV), but they must not affect the country's socio-economic development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on February 5.

Vietnam has additional 11 national intangible cultural heritages

Vietnam has added 11 more cultural icons to the list of national intangible cultural heritage, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Five suspected coronavirus patients in Ninh Binh province tested negative

According to a report from Ninh Binh Department of Health, on February 3, five suspected patients of Coronavirus have tested negative and have been released (with negative test results and stable health). All of them are quarantined at home.

Festivals may be cancelled due to coronavirus threat

The Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recommended postponing or cancelling traditional festivals which are yet to start, and for those which already began, their scale, duration and activities should be reduced, in the face of the threat of coronavirus.

Party's 90th founding anniversary marked nationwide

The 'Tap Chi Cong San' (Communist Review), in coordination with the Party Committee of Central Business Block and the Party Committee of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group, co-organised an art programme in Hanoi on January 18 to mark the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3, 1930-2020).

Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival opens in Ninh Binh

The Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival kicked off in Gia Vien district of the northern mountainous province of Ninh Binh on January 30, the sixth day of the Lunar New Year.

Tree-planting festival launched in Ninh Binh province

A tree-planting festival was launched in eight districts, cities in the northern province of Ninh Binh, on January 30 (the sixth day of the first lunar month).

ASEAN countries launch preventive measures against coronavirus

Southeast Asian nations have taken precautionary measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus as the outbreak is worsening in China and elsewhere.

Top leader extends New Year greetings

Party General Secretary, State President Nguyen Phu Trong, on behalf of the Party and State, has extended his best wishes to all Vietnamese people at home and abroad at the start of the Year of the Rat.

PM inspects combat readiness of mobile police force

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc inspected combat readiness of the mobile police force under the Ministry of Public Security in Hanoi on January 21, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

Public Security Deputy Minister pays Tet visit to Ninh Binh

Deputy Minister of Public Security Senior Lieutenant General Bui Van Nam extended his best wishes to officials and people of Ninh Binh while visiting the northern province on January 21, a head of the Lunar New Year.

Fireworks to be set off at four locations in Ninh Binh to welcome Tet

The fireworks will take place at low altitudes in four locations, including Ninh Binh, Tam Diep cities, Yen Khanh and Kim Son districts.

Finance Minister presents Tet gift to wounded soldiers, workers in Nho Quan and Gia Vien districts

Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung visited and presented Tet gifts to poor workers of some companies in Gia Vien district as well as wounded and sick soldiers in Nho Quan war invalid nursing center on the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

Party's 90th founding anniversary marked nationwide

The 'Tap Chi Cong San' (Communist Review), in coordination with the Party Committee of Central Business Block and the Party Committee of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group, co-organised an art programme in Hanoi on January 18 to mark the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3, 1930-2020).

Party building press works honoured

The fourth "Bua Liem Vang" (Golden Hammer & Sickle) Press Awards 2019 honoured journalists and their works about the Party building in Hanoi on January 15.

Thousands of Tet gifts presented to policy beneficiaries nationwide

Policy beneficiaries have been given gifts from the Party, State and the whole of society ahead of the 2020 Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

Vietnam attends APPF annual meeting in Australia

A delegation of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) led by its Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has been attending activities within the framework of the 28th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum Annual Meeting (APPF-28) in Canberra, Australia, from January 13-16.

Chairman of the PCC Inspection Commission presents Tet gifts to Ninh Binh workers

Tran Cam Tu, Chairman of the PCC Inspection Commission on January 13 joined a programme to present gifts to workers in the northern province of Ninh Binh ahead of the traditional 2020 Lunar New Year (Tet).

Thanh Hoa police detain two wildlife traffickers

Police of the central province of Thanh Hoa on January 11 detected and detained two people illegally trafficking 16 live pangolins totally weighing 71 kg.

Red Sunday blood donation held in Ninh Binh

Nearly 1,000 people participated in a Red Sunday blood donation in the northern province of Ninh Binh province on Sunday, January 12.