Ukraine-Vietnam centre for education, research cooperation launched

22/09/2018 21:21

The Ukraine-Vietnam Centre for Education Cooperation and Scientific Research has been set up at the Odessa National Polytechnic University of Ukraine (ONPU) under the leadership of Dr. Nguyen Thi Khanh Tien, a lecturer of the ONPU Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics.

8.5 billion VND in Lawrence Ting scholarships presented to students

22/09/2018 20:23

The Lawrence S. Ting Memorial Fund and Phu My Hung Development Corporation on September 22 presented nearly 8.5 billion VND (365,500 USD) worth of scholarships to 371 students in Ho Chi Minh City and a number of charity and study encouragement organisations.

Vietnam pays attention to institutionalising gender equality

22/09/2018 09:42

 Vietnam is paying more and more attention to institutionalising gender equality and women empowerment, said Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh at a plenary session of the second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg of Russia on September 20.

Vietnam committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions: official

21/09/2018 21:46

Vietnam has actively implemented the Montreal Protocol and measures to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to preserve the ozone layer, earning international recognition, said Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Le Cong Thanh.

Vietnam promotes tourism in US

21/09/2018 15:09

“A soulful Vietnam” – a Vietnamese tourism promotion event - was held in Washington D.C., the US, the Southeast Asian country’s fifth largest tourism market, on September 19.

Thua Thien-Hue: 21 women awarded title of “Heroic Mothers”

21/09/2018 10:58

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue held a ceremony on September 20 to confer the noble State-given title of “Heroic Vietnamese Mother” to 21 women whose husbands and children laid down their lives in the struggle for national liberation and protection.

EU Climate Diplomacy Week attracts young people in Hanoi

20/09/2018 17:26

In the context of the EU Climate Diplomacy Week between 24 - 30 September, the Delegation of the European Union in Vietnam, in collaboration with the Embassies of European Union Member States, will host a series of activities aimed to raise public awareness on the urgent need, addressing climate change. 

25 countries participate in Pharmed and Healthcare Vietnam 2018

20/09/2018 16:01

PSNews – The 13th International Exhibition on Products and Supplies for Medical, Pharmaceutical, Hospital and Rehabilitation (Pharmed and Healthcare Vietnam 2018) was opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center, Ho Chi Minh City on September 19, attracting 600 booths from 25 countries.

Smart City Summit expected to help Hanoi choose suitable steps

20/09/2018 15:31

The freshly-ended Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organisation (ASOCIO) Smart City Summit 2018 was expected to help Hanoi choose suitable measures and steps to improve living conditions for its residents and promote the city’s growth and socio-economic development, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung.

ASOSAI 14 discusses solutions to global environmental problems

19/09/2018 21:35

The theme “Environmental Auditing for Sustainable Development" is one of the important contents of the agenda of the ongoing 14th Assembly of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) in Hanoi as it clarifies the role of environmental auditing in supporting governments to achieve sustainable development goals (SDGs).


Friendship association marks Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties

19/09/2018 16:41

The Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association (VJFA), the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Association and the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam held a ceremony to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries in Hanoi on September 18. 

Misuse of State asset case prosecuted

19/09/2018 15:47

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security has begun criminal proceedings against the case of violating provisions on the management and use of State assets that causes losses and wastefulness, as well as a number of organisations and individuals in Ho Chi Minh City related to Phan Van Anh Vu (alias Vu Nhom).

ASSA 35: Social security system in 4IR

18/09/2018 21:07

The challenges and opportunities of ASEAN social security institutions in the Industry 4.0, as well as the free flow of labour are both high on the agenda for the ongoing 35th ASEAN Social Security Association (ASSA) Board Meeting in Nha Trang city, in the central province of Khanh Hoa.