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Party, State leaders pay tribute to heroic martyrs

Party, State leaders pay tribute to heroic martyrs

A delegation of top Vietnamese leaders laid wreaths and paid tribute to heroic martyrs at the Monument to Heroic Martyrs in Ha Noi on July 27 on the 70th National War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day.

Notos Quartet to perform in HCM City

The Goethe Institute in HCMC said the Notos Quartet, the award winning piano quartet from Germany will perform a special concert in Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music (112 Nguyen Du Street, District 1), on August 5.

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 C&W: Hanoi & HCMC residential markets differ greatly in Q2

Hanoi’s residential market has remained active, especially in its western and southern areas, while a downtrend has been recorded in HCM City, according to Cushman & Wakefield Vietnam’s second quarter report.

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International track and field tourney opens in HCM City

The Ho Chi Minh City International Track and Field Championships Open 2017 kicked off at Thong Nhat stadium on July 27.

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 Science Avenue is named in central Bình Định Province

The central Bình Định Province received its first-ever Science Avenue following a naming ceremony co-organised by provincial People’s Committee and the International Centre for Interdisciplinary Science and Education.

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Cat Ba to be eco-smart island

Cat Ba island, off the northern port city of Hai Phong, is set to become an eco-smart island and a national tourism site, according to the city’s tourism development plan period 2017-2020.

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Seven Vietnamese killed in flash flood and landslide in China

Ha Giang Province authorities said they were working with Chinese authorities to verify the identities of seven Vietnamese who were killed during a flash flood and landslide in China.

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4,700 killed in traffic accidents in first seven months

Traffic accidents left 4,761 people dead and 9,236 injured in the first seven months of this year.

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Young children lie in hospital in Aceh province, Indonesia, as thick smoke caused by forest fires forces dozens of people to be treated for lung infections.

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Amazon launched its express delivery service in Singapore on Thursday, the US online retail giant's first foray into Southeast Asia and a move that puts it in direct competition with China's Alibaba.

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Rescuers stepped up a desperate bid Wednesday to find victims buried under the rubble of a collapsed building in Mumbai as the death toll rose to 17.

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Indonesian maids working in Hong Kong are being radicalised by extremists from the Islamic State group, a security think-tank said in a report Wednesday.

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U.S. officials said on Tuesday they have seen increased North Korean activity at a site in the western city of Kusong that could be preparations for another missile test within days.

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An international seminar on information safety is scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City on November 17 and in Hanoi on December 1 on the occasion of Vietnam Information Safety Day, announced the Vietnam Information Security Association (VNISA).

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