Daily Archives: July 5, 2020

Hanoi stops renovation and repair of old villas

Villas and architectural works built before 1954 in Hanoi will not be licensed for renovation and repair in the near future.   The municipal People’s Committee recently issued the decision on management of old houses and valuable architectural constructions.   The Department of Construction will review the management of villas built before 1954 and report

Da Nang job festival draws over 1,000 students, labourers

More than 1,000 students and residents in the central city of Da Nang flocked to a job festival on July 5 to seek advice and opportunities in both training and employment.   The event, jointly held by the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union in Da Nang city, the municipal Department of Labour, Invalids and

Front President sends greetings to HoaHao Buddhist followers

  President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man on July 4 extended his best wishes to HoaHao Buddhist dignitaries and followers, on the occasion of the 81st founding anniversary of the religious sect (1939-2020).   In a letter sent to HoaHao Buddhist dignitaries and followers, Man lauded their efforts in

Three arrested for illegally sending people abroad

The Ngoc Con border guard post in the northern border province of Cao Bang has arrested three men for illegally sending people abroad.   Of the three, Tran Van Dong, 34, residing in Ngoc Con commune, TrungKhanh district, Cao Bang province, was captured on July 2 in Ngoc Con commune when he was leading a

More than 300 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Malaysia

Some 310 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from Malaysia on July 5.   This was a joint effort of competent Vietnamese agencies, the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia, the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and competent Malaysian agencies.   The passengers included those under 18 years old, elderly and sick people, workers with expired visas and

PM Nguyen XuanPhuc holds talks with Lao counterpart

  Lao Prime Minister ThonglounSisoulith started a visit to Vietnam on July 5 at the invitation of the host PM Nguyen XuanPhuc.   The two-day visit is taking place after the two countries have initially controlled the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the first visit by a foreign high-ranking leader to Vietnam since the start of

Northern region prepares for natural disasters

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control has asked ministries, sectors and local governments to prepare for flooding as a result of heavy downpours in the northern region in the coming days.   Concerned agencies were told to conduct a comprehensive inspection of supplies, equipment and human resources to deal with natural