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UNESCO values Vietnam’s contributions
Vietnam has made practical and concrete contributions to realising the mission of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), the head of the UN agency said.
Kids Read landed at Ho Chi Minh city
07:40 15/04/2017
(CPV) - In its third year in Vietnam, “Kids Read”, the award-winning reading program aimed at school children has come to Southern hub Ho Chi Minh city on April 14th, including a story-telling demonstration by British Council teachers and 180 primary students.
Photo book Vietnam’s Status in the World released
07:01 15/04/2017
Journalist and photographer Gian Thanh Son, who used to be a correspondent covering Vietnam’s former State President Truong Tan Sang during five-year term (2011-2016), has recently released a photo book titled Vietnam’s Status in the World.
Siemens improves the performance of the Vietnamese transmission grid
11:26 14/04/2017
(CPV) - As part of an extensive program to ensure a reliable national power supply in Vietnam, Siemens received an order from the state-run energy company, Electricity of Vietnam National Load Dispatch Centre (EVN NLDC), to improve the performance of the nationwide transmission grid.
Dong Nai province: Industrial zones complete concentrated waste water treatment plants
06:14 14/04/2017
As of late March, 32 industrial zones were established in the southern province of Dong Nai, 30 of which having been put into operation, the provincial People’s Committee has reported.
Tens of thousands of people participate in book fair to mark Vietnam Book Day
16:31 11/04/2017
Activities at the Book Fair 2017 at Thong Nhat Park closed on April 10th, marking the Vietnam Book Day (April 21st).
Hanoi wants Microsoft’s help to become technology incubator
10:49 09/04/2017
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has expressed his hope for cooperation with Microsoft to turn the city into a technology incubator.
At least 130,000 units of blood expected to be collected in April
10:30 08/04/2017
As many as 250,000 people are expected to join blood donation events in April, while at least 130,000 blood units are hoped to be gathered during the month, said Nguyen Thi Xuan Thu, deputy head of the National Steering Committee for Voluntary Blood Donation on April 7th.
Competition for 2018 - 2019 Hubert Humphrey fellowship program begins
15:07 07/04/2017
(CPV) - The US Mission to Vietnam announced the 2018 - 2019 competition for the Hubert Humphrey fellowship program, a one-year, non-degree, full scholarship program offered to promising mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership and a strong commitment to public service.
Book fair 2017 in Phu Tho province
10:40 05/04/2017
On April 3rd, the book fair 2017 opened in Viet Tri city, the northern province of Phu Tho, among events marking the death anniversary of the Hung Kings and the Hung Kings Temple Festival 2017.