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Workshop helps raise ASEAN climate negotiators’ capacity
19/08/2014 | 16:32:23
Strengthening ASEAN negotiators’ capacity for engaging in international climate change talks is the main focus of a workshop currently underway in Hanoi under sponsorship of the UN Development Programme and the UK Foreign Commonwealth Office.
Vietnam faces pressing need for saving wild tigers
Vietnam is one of the 13 countries that have tigers in the wild, yet it is facing an urgent challenge in protecting the species, which is being pushed to the brink of extinction due to economic and social pressures.
More photos of Sao La made public
Several photos of the Sao La, one of the rarest and most threatened mammals on the planet, were made public in Dong Hoi City, the central province of Quang Binh on August 13 by the Viet Nature Conservation Centre and the Quang Binh provincial Department of Forest Rangers, according to the Sai Gon Giai phong daily.
Valuable forests lack protection
04/08/2014 | 11:20:00
The illegal use of forest land and deforestation still occur in many provinces despite many attempts in recent years.
Mekong Delta expected to better adapt to climate change
02/08/2014 | 17:38:38
To counter the growing threat of climate change, the Mekong Delta is expected to refine policies and plans in response to its severe consequences, especially rising sea level and salinity intrusion.
APEC workshop boosts solar energy supply chain
01/08/2014 | 11:25:21
The role of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in boosting the supply chain of solar energy is the main focus of a workshop held in Hanoi from July 31 to August 1.
Dien Bien shares experience in building REDD+ action plan
31/07/2014 | 17:04:16
The northwestern mountainous province of Dien Bien on July 30 held a workshop to share its experience in building the provincial REDD+ action plan (PRAP) on reducing greenhouse gas emission.
Thi Vai river brought back to life after clean-up
31/07/2014 | 11:21:36
The water quality in the Thi Vai River in Dong Nai province near Ho Chi Minh City has improved, allowing fishermen to catch and farm fish and other species in it.
RoK-VN FTA negotiations to conclude at year’s end
The RoK expects to conclude the negotiations and sign a FTA with Vietnam by the end of this year.
Over 1,000 workers return home safely from Libya
As of August 12, 1,024 Vietnamese workers have been successfully evacuated from strike-torn Libya.
VN, EU work to enhance bilateral cooperation
VN and the EU have pledged to step up efforts to conclude negotiations for a bilateral FTA by October
PM stresses importance of multilateral diplomacy
Multilateral diplomacy forms an important part of VN’s policy on external relations, said the PM.
ASEAN FMs concerned over East Sea tensions
ASEAN FMs on August 10 expressed their deep concern over recent tensions in the East Sea.
VN, Chinese FMs hold meeting in Myanmar
Deputy PM and FM Pham Binh Minh met with Chinese FM Wang Yi Myanmar on Aug. 8.
Vietnamese workers in Libya airlifted via Egypt
As many as 682 Vietnamese guest workers will be evacuated from Libya via Egypt.
VN to host first-ever Asia- Europe music festival
The Asia-Europe New Music Festival 2014 will be held in Vietnam for the first time.
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