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At the ITU Digital World 2020 Press Conference held by the Ministry of Information and Communications on the afternoon of September 25, Deputy Minister Phan Tam said that International Telecommunication Union and Vietnam will co-host ITU Digital World 2020.
The US government proposed a new regulation to limit the visa duration for international students from 59 countries, including Vietnam, to 2 years.
On the evening of September 25 in Hanoi, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the inauguration ceremony of 1000 remote medical examination and treatment facilities.
In the afternoon of September 25, the Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases announced that five Covid-19 cases have been cured, including the last serious patient in the North.
Series of foreign press including SCMP, The NY Times, The Guardian among others have reported the unprecedented case in Vietnam as 324,000 used condoms that were about to be cleaned and resold in the market were seized.
In addition to famous tourist attractions, Hue also owns 3 schools and universities with impressive architecture, often chosen by young people as check-in sites when coming to the city.
In his latest guidelines for COVID-19 prevention and control, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered authorities at all levels to continue sustaining vigilance in a bid to protect Viet Nam’s achievements in the COVID-19 fight.
All activities in the city of Da Nang will return to normal from 0 am on September 25 as the COVID-19 outbreak in the city has been under control.
World's leaders on Wednesday addressed to the United Nations General Assembly to warn global stability and peace could be “destroyed” if growing geopolitical rivalries persist.
Vietnam's aviation industry is gradually recovering with passenger numbers heading toward pre-pandemic levels after a months-long slump.
A Vietnamese delegation, led by Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai - Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organizations attended the 61st meeting of the Assemblies of the Member States of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Geneva, Switzerland.
Vietnam reaches the 22nd continuous day with no cases recorded in the community while the last patient in Da Nang city was successfully cured and released from hospital.
Located on the road to the top of Bach Moc Luong Tu mountain, the swing on Muoi Mountain is becoming a famous check-in place.
The morning news on September 23 of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Control and Prevention stated that there were no new cases relating to community infection in the last 21 days.
The picture book named "The First Journey" by Vietnamese youngsters Phung Nguyen Quang and Huynh Kim Lien has been copyrighted by the American publisher Penguin Random House.
8km from Hoi An, the old brick kiln area that overlooks the immense rice field has become a famous check-in site for the young in recent years.
China’s air force has released a video showing nuclear-capable H-6 bombers carrying out a simulated attack on what appears to be Andersen Air Force Base on the U.S. Pacific island of Guam, as regional tensions continue to rise
Amid tense trade ties between Washington and Beijing, China’s ByteDance has said that TikTok’s global business will become its subsidiary.
Hundreds of people brought saws and machetes to take part in cleaning fallen trees on the roads of Hue.
Hang Ma street, one of the most bustling streets among Hanoi's Old Quarter is dressed in a new sparkling and colorful outfit with thematic toys and decorations as Mid-Autumn Festival is drawing nearer.