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EP, Vietnam strives for EVFTA ratification in next nine months
The European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) and the Vietnamese Government have agreed that they have to make concerted efforts for the ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in the next eight or nine months.
Hung Kings worship rituals unite community strength
10:48 06/04/2017
The main ceremony of the Hung Kings worship rituals is held on the 10th day of the 3rd lunar month at the Hung Kings Temple on Nghia Linh mountain, Phu Tho province.
Organic agriculture seeks solutions to grow
10:43 05/04/2017
Organic agriculture is an important direction for the development of Vietnam’s agriculture, given the growing demand for quality and food safety, according to Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong.
Vietnam eyes organic food potential
11:47 01/04/2017
There is great potential for organic food production in Vietnam, but the industry faces a number of challenges, experts said.
Asia – Pacific invests in sustainable infrastructure keys to unlocking prosperity
18:45 31/03/2017
(CPV) - Some 400 million people in Asia and the Pacific still confront poverty as part of their daily lives due to widening income inequality, despite the region’s impressive gains in reducing income poverty in recent decades, according to a new report launched today by ESCAP, ADB, and UNDP in a forum in Bangkok, Thailand.
Ho Chi Minh City: Develop Cu Chi tourism while building new rural area
14:47 31/03/2017
(CPV) - Cu Chi district is located in the transition area between the Southeastern region and the Mekong Delta. It has various advantages to develop tourism.
Bangladesh improves its power systems
23:44 30/03/2017
(CPV) - ADB has approved loans totaling USD616 million to enhance the coverage and reliability of Bangladesh’s power systems, while improving the efficiency of the country’s distribution network.
Vietnam continues to be an attractive investment destination
15:41 27/03/2017
Vietnam gained a record USD15.8 billion in foreign investment in 2016 thanks to its improved investment and business environment.
5.5 million rural laborers to access vocational training by 2020
14:33 24/03/2017
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) aims to give vocational training to 5.5 million rural laborers in the 2016-2020 period, with 1.4 million to be trained in agriculture and the remaining in other occupations.
Protecting child rights against climate change
18:55 20/03/2017
Climate change is having global effects. To protect human rights against climate change, Vietnam has focused on the rights of children, who are vulnerable to extreme weather and natural disasters.