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Spring 2019 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative academic fellowship opens
(CPV) - Vietnamese citizens are able to apply for the spring 2019 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) academic fellowship on civic engagement, environmental issues, and social entrepreneurship and economic development.
Nearly 386,000 books sold at Ho Chi Minh city book street
10:50 17/07/2018
According to Mr Le Hoang, director of Ho Chi Minh city Book Street, units at the street have sold nearly 386,000 books with 26,000 titles over the past six months.
Siemens supplies equipment for Vietnam’s largest solar farm
10:48 16/07/2018
(CPV) - Siemens has won the contract to supply systems to its customer Trung Nam Group in Vietnam and put the country’s largest solar farm into operation. The farm is the first solar project for Siemens in South-East Asia, and has a capacity of 204 megawatts peak (MWp).
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.