Category Archives: Human Rights

21,000 USD donated to disadvantaged children in Hanoi

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh and Minister of Labor, War Invalids, and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung visited and delivered gifts to poor children in Phung Chau commune, Chuong My district, Hanoi, on Friday, ahead of the new academic year.…

First puppetry festival gets underway in HCM City

The first Vietnam Puppetry Festival opened at Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday evening, treating locals and visitors to the special puppetry art.

Several forms of puppetry will take the stage during the three nights of the festival, which will also see a parade of puppets and circus characters, drumming, and music for children.…

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc chairs meeting on building institutions

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting in Hanoi on Thursday to discuss the revised Public Investment Law and the Law on Amendments and Supplements to the Law on Planning.…

US targets Russian, Chinese firms for breaching North Korea sanctions breaches

On Wednesday the US Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Russian and Chinese companies for breaching North Korea sanctions.

It accused the Dalian Sun Moon Star International Logistics Trading Co. and SINSMS Pte.…

Italian bridge collapse: No report on Vietnamese citizen’s casualty

A major motorway bridge has collapsed in northern Italy, killing dozens of people and severing a major highway.

The Vietnamese embassy in Italy immediately contacted Italian agencies and confirmed that there has been no report that Vietnamese citizens were killed or injured in the collapse.…

President praises “All people protect national security” movement

President Tran Dai Quang applauded the excellent achievements of the All people protect national security movement and called for further revolutionary vigilance and combating spirit to firmly defend national security and ensure social order and safety.…

President praises “All people protect national security” movement

President Tran Dai Quang applauded the excellent achievements of the All people protect national security movement and called for further revolutionary vigilance and combating spirit to firmly defend national security and ensure social order and safety.…