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Vietnam, RoK share experience in national reform, development
National reform and sustainable development in East Asia was the main topic of a forum jointly held in Hanoi on March 24 by the Development Strategy Institute under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Forum Oh-rae of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Computing education programme to support the blind
10:56 26/03/2017
The programme on computing education for people with vision impaired was launched at the talking book library for the blind at 18B Dinh Tien Hoang Street, HCM City, on March 25th.
IFAD supports farm smallholders in Vietnam
10:55 26/03/2017
The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) will provide Vietnam USD43 million in soft loan to sustainably improve income and reduce climate vulnerability of farm households in northeastern Vietnam.
Vietnam active in G20 senior official meeting in Germany
10:53 26/03/2017
Assistant to the Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh has highlighted the importance of globalisation and multilateral trade, while calling for G20 countries’ more attention to adjusting policies to ensure the equal distribution of benefits brought by globalisation, thus promoting inclusive and sustainable development.
Vietnam attends UN Human Right Council’s 34th session
10:53 26/03/2017
Vietnam made active contributions to the United Nations Human Rights Council’s 34th session in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 23rd -24th, which adopted 42 resolutions and decisions.
Singapore’s Prime Minister wraps up Vietnam visit
10:59 25/03/2017
Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his spouse left Hanoi on March 24th afternoon, wrapping up his official visit to Vietnam from March 21st at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
HCMC encourages walking to reduce traffic congestion
22:32 24/03/2017
Ho Chi Minh city People's Committee has issued a plan to launch a walking movement in the city in the 2017-2020 period to reduce traffic congestion and traffic accidents.
Thailand occupies 50% of Vietnam household appliances market share
19:38 24/03/2017
In the first two months of the year, Vietnam imported USD238.5 million of household electrical appliances and components, up 5.15% over a year earlier, according to statistics of the General Department of Customs.
SCIC signs MoU with Singaporean company
19:29 24/03/2017
On March 23rd, Keppel Land Company signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) to promote investment cooperation, under the witness of Vietnamese Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Singaporean PM Lee Hsien Loong.
Da Nang nominated as Asia’s Leading Festival and Event Destination
19:20 24/03/2017
(CPV) – The central coastal city of Da Nang continues to be nominated as Asia’s Leading Festival and Event Destination at the World Travel Awards 2017, reported the city Tourism Promotion Centre.