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Better awareness of women’s political participation needed: Minister
It is necessary to further promote public awareness of women’s empowerment, especially their political participation, although the percentage of women in Vietnam’s parliament is currently higher than the global average, said a minister.
First national press award for disaster prevention launched
11:07 13/10/2019
The first National Press Award for Disaster Prevention and Control 2019, themed “Mitigation of losses due to natural disasters - Proactive adaptation to climate change starting from the community”, was launched in Hanoi on October 12th.
Lang Son reviews 10-year border demarcation, marker planting
11:06 13/10/2019
The People’s Committee of the northern Lang Son province held a conference on October 11th to review border demarcation and marker planting and the implementation of three legal documents on Vietnam – China mainland border over the past decade.
Award ceremony of online contest on Party’s glorious 90-year history
16:57 11/10/2019
(CPV) - A ceremony was organized in Hanoi on October 11th to present awards to winners of the online contest on the glorious 90-year history of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) over the past six weeks in the northern region.
Ho Chi Minh city debuts press club for environment
16:28 10/10/2019
Ho Chi Minh city Association on Natural and Environment Protection announced a decision establishing a press club for the environment on October 9th.
Nine ideas to help increase accessibility for persons with disabilities
11:14 10/10/2019
(CPV) - Top nine innovative solutions* for increasing accessibility for persons with disability (PwDs) were presented in Ha Noi on October 9th2019 at the Final Round of the Viet Nam SDG Challenge 2019, the first ever innovation competition to facilitate PwDs.
Japan continues to be largest market of Vietnamese workers
10:08 10/10/2019
Japan remained the largest market for Vietnamese guest workers in the first nine months of 2019, according to the Department of Overseas Labour under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Policies, legislation on climate change to be amended
12:38 09/10/2019
A workshop was held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on October 7th to seek improvement of policies and legislation in response to climate change in Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh city to hear people’s ideas on municipal development
16:43 08/10/2019
From November, the leaders of Ho Chi Minh city will meet and hear the ideas of people on building and developing the city.
Nearly 3,000 elderly perform ayurvedic exercise in Ho Chi Minh city
16:28 08/10/2019
On the morning of October 6th, nearly 3,000 elderly participated in ayurvedic exercise performance in Le Duan street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh city.