Vietnamese student receives APEC 2017 VOF’s leadership award

12/11/2017 10:26

Twenty-year-old Nguyen Cam Tu from Vietnam was the only delegate to receive the leadership award at the APEC 2017 Voices of the Future (VOF) for her outstanding contributions to the freshly-ended event held in the central city of Da Nang. 

Asia-Pacific University Rectors' Forum held in Da Nang

08/11/2017 20:24

PSNews - Within the framework of the APEC 2017 Summit Week in Da Nang, the Ministry of Education and Training of the host country in collaboration with the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) and relevant subcommittees of the APEC 2017 National Committee on November 8 held the Asia- Pacific University Rectors' Forum, on the sidelines of the APEC CEO Summit, themed "Industrial Revolution 4.0."

Vietnam, New Zealand boost customs cooperation

08/11/2017 14:07

PSNews – General Director of the Vietnam General Department of Customs Nguyen Van Can and Acting Comptroller of New Zealand Customs Christine Stevenson on November 6 signed a cooperation program in the period 2017-2019. 

APEC 2017: Youth delegates visit Quang Nam province

07/11/2017 19:34

As many as 160 youth delegates from APEC member economies visited the central province of Quang Nam on November 7 as part of activities within the framework of the APEC Voices of the Future 2017 (VOF 2017) forum.

Dak Lak in pain after storm No.12

07/11/2017 10:49

PSNews – The Damry (Storm No.12) landed in Dak Lak province on November 4, and swept the two districts of M’Drak and Krong Bong.

Nearly 14,000 hotel workers serving APEC Summit Week

06/11/2017 20:38

PSNews - It is estimated that nearly 14,000 hotel workers will serve the leaders, politicians, businesses and guests of the 21 APEC member economies participating in the APEC High Level Meetings in Da Nang.

Typhoon Damrey kills 20, wrecks havoc

05/11/2017 14:37

At least 20 people have died and 17 are missing as Typhoon Damrey, the 12th to emerge from the East Sea this year, made landfall on the morning of November 4 in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa.

Five Vietnamese fishermen rescued by foreign cargo ship

03/11/2017 10:46

PSNews – Five troubled Vietnamese fishermen on vessel KG-93952 TS were successfully rescued by Ocean Treasure - Bulk Carrier cargo ship from Liberia on October 31, after hours desperately struggling against high sea-waves and strong winds.

ADB to support development of green secondary cities in Vietnam

02/11/2017 20:37

The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved $170 million in loans to help the Government of Viet Nam upgrade urban infrastructure and address climate change, benefiting about 116,000 households in Hue, Vinh Yen, and Ha Giang.