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Developing smart cities one of key tasks in national digital transformation: PM

Developing smart cities one of key tasks in national digital transformation: PM

As an active member of the ASEAN Smart Cities Network, Vietnam has built policies and made efforts to develop smart cities, considering this one of three key tasks in the national digital transformation process, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc

Rescue team in inflatable boats search for flood victims

A group of men have set up an inflatable boat rescue team to help transport people in Le Thuy District, the most flooded area Quang Binh Province.

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Young and restless: Protest parallels in Thailand and Hong Kong

Hong Kong and Thailand have both seen their streets filled with protesters daring to take on an entrenched political elite, and to discuss once-taboo subjects in their push for greater freedoms.

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Quang An Flower Market busy for Vietnamese Women's Day

Hanoi’s Quang An Flower Market was busy with lots of traders and customers overnight as demand rose for Vietnamese Women's Day October 20.

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Buildings lit up for breast cancer awareness

Many buildings in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City were covered by pink lights on the evening of October 19 to raise people's awareness about breast cancer prevention.

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Coronavirus survives on skin five times longer than flu: study

The coronavirus remains active on human skin for nine hours, Japanese researchers have found, in a discovery they said showed the need for frequent hand washing to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Long Thanh Airport Project lags behind schedule due to slow evaluation process

The scale and the complexity of the Long Thanh Airport Project has meant that the review and evaluation process has fallen behind schedule, according to the Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The.

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Nutrition and Development Week calls for better diets and exercises

The National Institute of Nutrition has raised warnings about malnutrition problems among children and adult alike caused by unhealthy lifestyles.

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