UNICEF Children, adolescents, parents and teachers in Viet Nam require skills and resources to enhance mental well-being

UNICEF: Children, adolescents, parents and teachers in Viet Nam require skills and resources to enhance mental well-being

(CPV) - UNICEF is calling for enhanced mental health strategies to support the young generation in Viet Nam as part of World Children’s Day 2023. The findings of the latest National Adolescent Mental Health survey highlight a concerning reality: many children, adolescents and young people are struggling with mental health challenges, lacking the essential coping skills, support or services critical to their overall well-being.
UN Special Rapporteur hails HCM City’s right to development activities
UN Special Rapporteur hails HCM City’s right to development activities
Visiting UN Special Rapporteur on the right to development Surya Deva has commended activities implemented by Ho Chi Minh City in the field,...
Two Vietnamese citizens honoured by Japan
Two Vietnamese citizens honoured by Japan
The Government of Japan has just announced the list of individuals awarded the Order of the Rising Sun in the fall of 2023, said the Japanese Embassy...
Ha Long Bay among world’s 51 most beautiful places Condé Nast Traveler
Ha Long Bay among world’s 51 most beautiful places: Condé Nast Traveler
Condé Nast Traveler, a luxury and lifestyle travel magazine, has named the UNESCO-recognised heritage Ha Long Bay in the northeastern coastal province...
Int’l friends praise Party leader’s book on socialism in Vietnam
Int’l friends praise Party leader’s book on socialism in Vietnam

International friends spoke highly of the great value of the book "Some theoretical and practical issues on socialism and the path towards socialism in Vietnam” by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong during a ceremony to launch the book’s Dutch language version in Brussels, Belgium on October 12.

HSBC Vietnam’s economy recovers, inflation risks remain
HSBC: Vietnam’s economy recovers, inflation risks remain

Vietnam’s economy has passed its trough, staging a modest recovery with stronger-than-expected growth of 5.3% in the third quarter, but upside risks to inflation have resurfaced, prompting the upgrade of 2023 average inflation forecast to 3.4%, said the HSBC.

Vietnam s business landscape is brightening, says EuroCham s Q3 Business Confidence Index
Vietnam's business landscape is brightening, says EuroCham's Q3 Business Confidence Index

(CPV) - The European Chamber of Commerce Vietnam's (EuroCham) quarterly Business Confidence Index (BCI) has regained its upward trajectory in Q3 2023, offering a glimmer of hope for the Vietnamese business environment after a turbulent year. The BCI, which is conducted by Decision Lab, has provided a periodic pulse check on Vietnam's economy since 2011.

Da Nang wins Seoul Smart City Prize
Da Nang wins Seoul Smart City Prize

The central city of Da Nang has been awarded the Seoul Smart City Prize at the World Cities Summit Mayors Forum in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), for member cities of the World Smart Sustainable Cities Organisation (WeGO).

Viet Nam s economy remains resilient amid weakening global demand
Viet Nam's economy remains resilient amid weakening global demand

(CPV) - Viet Nam’s economic growth is expected to slow down to 5.8% in 2023 and 6.0% in 2024, compared to the April 2023 forecast of 6.5% and 6.8% respectively, mainly due to weak external demand, according to a report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) released on September 27th 2023.

Vietnam – poweful magnet for foreign direct investment
Vietnam – poweful magnet for foreign direct investment

Vietnam has become one of the leading countries in Southeast Asia in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), according to an article published on September 21 on the website gfmag.com of Global Finance Magazine.

Cuban media spotlights Fidel Castro s first visit to Vietnam
Cuban media spotlights Fidel Castro's first visit to Vietnam

Cuba’s media has run articles highlighting Fidel Castro's first visit to Vietnam and the liberated zone in the central province of Quang Tri during the war five decades ago (September, 1973 - 2023). He was the first and only foreign head of state to visit Quang Tri at that time.

Vietnam remains attractive to foreign businesses HSBC
Vietnam remains attractive to foreign businesses: HSBC

Vietnam remains an attractive destination for foreign businesses and customers throughout the HSBC network have continued to show very strong interest in the Vietnam story, the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) said in its recent survey.

Vietnam an increasingly important partner of int’l community diplomats
Vietnam an increasingly important partner of int’l community: diplomats

On the occasion of the 78th National Day of Vietnam, foreign ambassadors and chief representatives of international organisations have offered congratulations on its achievements, affirming that Vietnam has been establishing itself as an increasingly important partner of the international community in settling global common challenges.

Singaporean PM’s visit hoped to set future agenda for bilateral ties
Singaporean PM’s visit hoped to set future agenda for bilateral ties

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s Vietnam visit from August 27-29 offers an occasion for leaders of the two countries to set a future agenda for the bilateral relationship, as both look towards dealing with many common challenges, Singaporean Ambassador to Vietnam Jaya Ratnam said.

Iranian media highlights Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman’s visit
Iranian media highlights Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman’s visit

On August 9, the Iranian media continued to publish information and articles about the official visit of Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue to this country at the invitation of the President of the Iranian National Assembly Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf.