People’s Army newspaper celebrates 55th anniversary (21-10-2005) HA NOI — The 55th anniversary celebrations of the Quan Doi Nhan Dan (People’s Army) newspaper was held yesterday in the capital. At the ceremony, Major General Nguyen Quang Thong, editor-in-chief of the newspaper, reviewed the process of building the newspaper over the past 55 years, beginning with the publication of the first copy in 1950 at Dinh Bien Commune in Dinh Hoa District of the northern province of Thai Nguyen. Over the past decades, the People’s Army had served the army and people, especially during the two wars. During the country’s industrialisation and modernisation process, the newspaper improved its quality, both in form and content. At present, the People’s Army publishes a daily, a weekend newspaper, a monthly review, and an electronic newspaper. Former Party General Secretary Le Kha Phieu, Deputy Minister of Defence Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Huy Hieu and senior … [Read more...] about People’s Army newspaper celebrates 55th anniversary
Việt Nam News, the nation’s first and premier English language daily, is proud to announce that both its daily issue and a special double issue focused on APEC 2017 will be available at all major hotels in Đà Nẵng and important summit venues. The daily covers major domestic and international developments, including business news, and presents analysis and comments on key issues. Interesting cultural and sports events are also profiled everyday. The special double edition carries the most riveting features on life in Việt Nam and elsewhere, as well as valuable insights on issues like the TPP and APEC priorities. Get your copy and tell us what you think.-- The Editor … [Read more...] about NEWSPAPER OF RECORD – DON’T MISS IT!
Infonet editor-in-chief is suspended for online newspaper’s faults. — Photo vietnamplus.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Minister of Information and Communications Trương Minh Tuấn today decided to temporarily suspend the editor-in-chief and the deputy editor-in-chief of online newspaper infonet.vn . The suspension of editor-in-chief Võ Đăng Thiên and deputy editor-in-chief Phạm Thanh is valid for 15 days. It aims to help clarify their responsibilities to journalism faults that were recently found on the newspaper. The minister also assigned Nguyễn Văn Bá, a deputy editor-in-chief, to lead the online newspaper during those 15 days. Earlier this month, Nguyễn Như Phong, editor-in-chief of news website petrotimes.vn , was dismissed from his position and had his press card revoked for “violations in journalism activities.” The ministry decided to temporarily suspend operations of petrotimes.vn for three months. — VNS … [Read more...] about Infonet editor-in-chief suspended for online newspaper’s faults
The Vietnamese Women newspaper receives a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc on the occasion of the its 70th anniversary. — Photo phunuvietnam.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc on Monday granted the Vietnamese Women newspaper a merit certificate acknowledging their contribution to the women’s empowerment since the Đổi mới (Renewal) era. The merit was bestowed on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the newspaper, which released its first edition on March 8, 1948, at the Việt Bắc military base. “The newspaper helped encourage confident, creative and proactive women to rise up and prove their solid role in family and the society,” the newspaper Editor-in-Chief Nguyễn Thị Thục Hạnh said at a ceremony celebrating the anniversary on Monday. “The newspaper has become a place for the women to voice their mind and their hope and also a means to protect the rights of all women.” On the occasion, the … [Read more...] about Vietnamese Women newspaper celebrates 70th anniversary
The failure of emergency power supply at VNG Corporation in HCM City-based Quang Trung Software City caused access errors to a number of online newspapers and news websites yesterday morning.— VNA/VNS Photo HCM CITY — The failure of emergency power supply at VNG Corporation in HCM City-based Quang Trung Software City caused access errors to a number of online newspapers and news websites yesterday morning. Lâm Nguyễn Hải Phong, director of the Quang Trung Software City Development Company Ltd, said the problem affected some online newspapers and news websites that VNG provides services for, including Thanh Niên (Young People), Sài Gòn giải phóng (Liberated Saigon), Pháp luật Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh (HCM City Law) and Zing.vn. It did not affect other systems and enterprises in the city, he said. According to Long, the Quang Trung Software City had previously announced a temporary power cut for maintenance on Sunday to some enterprises that might be affected to have ensure … [Read more...] about Power supply failure cut access to online newspapers
President Trần Đại Quang and his wife are in Luxor city on his first State visit to Egypt at the invitation of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi.— VNA/VNS Photo Nhan Sáng CAIRO — President Trần Đại Quang and his wife are in Luxor city on his first State visit to Egypt at the invitation of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi. The visit, from August 25-29, is to reaffirm commitments both sides signed last year, and promote measures to boost bilateral cooperation in all aspects such as politics, economy-trade and investment, culture and education. The Egyptian Gazette , the oldest English newspaper in the Middle East, on Sunday carried a story on its front page highlighting Quang’s ongoing State visit to Egypt. … [Read more...] about President visits Egypt to boost ties