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Waste-to-energy factory inaugurated in Can Tho city
A waste-to-energy factory was inaugurated in Thoi Lai district of Can Tho on December 8th, expected to help address the solid waste pollution facing the Mekong Delta city recently.
Japan supports new HIV infection prevention system in Vietnam
21:13 02/11/2018
A technical cooperation project on establishing an information feedback system from laboratory to patients for a sustainable anti-retroviral (ARV) program and new HIV infection prevention in Vietnam was signed between Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and National Hospital of Tropical Diseases on November 1st.
Nation joins hands to support poor
16:55 02/11/2018
The Vietnam Fatherland Front, in collaboration with the Ministry of Information and Communications, the Vietnam Football Federation and the Corporations of Vietnam Post Office, on November 1st launched a program on supporting the poor.
Vietnam sends over 102,000 workers abroad in nine months
10:35 27/10/2018
The number of Vietnamese people sent to work overseas amounted to 102,127 between January and September, representing 92.64 percent of the yearly target.
Asia and the Pacific must move faster on gender equality
09:15 26/10/2018
(CPV) - Countries in Asia and the Pacific must accelerate progress on gender equality in order to reach the ambitious and progressive global goals under the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, according to a new report by ADB and UN Women released on October 25th 2018 at the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Women in Ha Noi.
1st Vietnamese Young Intellectual Forum held in Da Nang city
16:48 24/10/2018
The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union has issued a plan on organizing the 1st Vietnamese Young Intellectual Forum - VYIF 2018 in Da Nang city from November 27th-29th, in which 200 domestic and foreign delegates will participate.
Vietnam, RoK cooperate in hi-tech agricultural production
16:38 24/10/2018
The Vietnam National University of Agriculture has worked with Orion Group from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to inaugurate a disease-free potato seedling house using aeroponic technology integrated with technology 4.0.
Female scientists’ role in sustainable growth highlighted
15:40 20/10/2018
The International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists - Asia and Pacific Nation Network (INWES-APNN) opened its eighth annual meeting in Hanoi on October 18th, drawing over 200 female scientists from Asia-Pacific and representatives from the UN, international organisations and some ministries and agencies of Vietnam.
Joint initiative to make Internet more gender equal
08:31 20/10/2018
(CPV) - The Swedish Embassy, UNDP, UN Women, civil society organisations, business community and local media are cooperating with Wikimedia to highlight achievements of Vietnamese women on the occasion of the Vietnam Women’s Day (October 20th).
Build back better in post-disaster recovery and reconstruction
17:12 19/10/2018
(CPV) - More than 120 delegates from eighteen provinces, representatives from eight ministries, UN agencies and international NGOs gathered at a workshop on October 18th 2018 on strengthening post-disaster recovery and reconstruction in Viet Nam.