Politics

New Year wishes extended to religious dignitaries

Leaders of the southern provinces of Vinh Long, Binh Duong and Ninh Thuan on Jan. 16 held meetings with dignitaries of religions in their provinces to extend best wishes to the religious community on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet).
Society

Fake feed producers face fines

Counterfeit animal feed producers will face a fine of 35 million VND (1,700 USD) as of March 15 this year under a recent Government decree.
11th Party Congress announces CPVCC members Politics

11th Party Congress announces CPVCC members

The 11th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) on January 18 elected 175 official members and 25 alternate members to CPV Central Committee (CPVCC) for the 11th tenure.
International Pharmaceutical Exhibition opens Health

International Pharmaceutical Exhibition opens

The 10th International Medicine and Pharmaceutical Exhibition opened in Ho Chi Minh City on August 18 with 220 companies from 20 countries and territories all over the world taking part.
Society

Training course for Buddhists on HIV/AIDS

A two-day training course is being held in Ho Chi Minh City for Buddhist monks, nuns and followers on how to prevent discrimination against people infected with HIV/AIDS.