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Japan commits to supporting Can Tho University
Kazuyuki Nakane, visiting Japanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs, said the country will support Can Tho University to upgrade itself via its two existing projects that aim to turn the facility into an international university by 2020.
Vietnam ranks 45th in Global Innovation Index
10:01 14/07/2018
Vietnam ranks 45th out of 126 economies in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2018, up 14 places compared to 2016, according to the GII report announced by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) on July 10th.
Presenting insignia to Ambassador of the Netherlands to Vietnam
16:17 06/07/2018
Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha has presented insignia "For the Cause of Natural Resources and Environment" to Ms. Nienke Trooster, Ambassador of the Netherlands to Vietnam for her contribution to the development of natural resources and environment sector.
25 rare pangolins released into nature
11:37 05/07/2018
Cuc Phuong National Park and Save Vietnam Wildlife (SVW) have successfully released 25 Java pangolins to a private and safe location in the habitat of ​​this species.
Training course for young doctors volunteer to disadvantaged areas
16:37 28/06/2018
A training course for young doctors who volunteer to work in disadvantaged areas along the country has opened in Hanoi.
Vietnamese’s sugar intake almost doubles recommended level
14:29 23/06/2018
Each Vietnamese currently consumes about 46.5 grammes of free sugar every day, which is close to the maximum daily intake of 50 grammes and almost doubles the recommended daily intake of under 25 grammes.
APWLD media fellowship call for application
10:11 19/06/2018
(CPV) - Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) is inviting five women media professionals across Asia - Pacific region to participate in its inaugural media fellowship program that aims to strengthen media advocacy on grass-roots issues through a feminist lens.
Over 4,000 ethnic minority pupils assisted with education
09:43 19/06/2018
Over 4,000 ethnic minority children have benefited from the pilot Emergent Literacy and Math Toolkit (ELM) which helps them get acquainted with reading, writing and maths, while over 2,200 teachers and child caretakers have been assisted with the ability to raise children’s skills to step into their first year of primary education.
Ninh Binh hosts global health event
11:16 17/06/2018
The Global Health Bio – IT Conference-Expo & Nobel Forum took place in the northern province of Ninh Binh on June 16th, with leading medical researchers and scientists from Vietnam, Sweden, the UK, Germany and Australia taking part.
VNPT launches IT company
11:25 15/06/2018
The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) on June 12th officially launched an information technology subsidiary, with the short name VNPT-IT.