2018 in Vietnam
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Events in the year 2018 in Vietnam.
- Party General Secretary: Nguyễn Phú Trọng
- President: Trần Đại Quang
- Prime Minister: Nguyễn Xuân Phúc
- Assembly Chairperson: Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân
- 23 March – A fire at a condominium complex in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, kills at least 13 people and injures another 27, with most people dying of suffocation or jumping from high floors.
- July – The Tropical Storm Son-Tinh hits Vietnam, causing floods and landslides in the areas around Hanoi.
- 11 February – Lâm Ngươn Tánh, military officer (b. 1928)
- 6 March – Paul Bùi Văn Đọc, Roman Catholic prelate (b. 1944)
- The Washington Post
- "Storm Son Tinh kills 20, leaves 16 missing in Vietnam". Reuters. 21 July 2018. Retrieved 24 July 2018.
- "Typhoon Son Tinh kills at least 32 in Vietnam". NHK World. 22 July 2018. Retrieved 24 July 2018.
- "Nhạc sĩ Hoàng Vân qua đời ở tuổi 88". giaitri.vnexpress.net (in Vietnamese). Retrieved 10 February 2018.
- "Former Vietnam Prime Minister Phan Van Khai Dies at 84". nytimes.com. Retrieved 17 March 2018.
- Giáo sư sử học Phan Huy Lê qua đời ở tuổi 84 (in Vietnamese)
- Virus kills Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang, 61
- Nguyên Tổng Bí thư Đỗ Mười qua đời (in Vietnamese)