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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.
Three earthquakes shake Son La within one day
20/07/2014 | 18:16:00
Three earthquakes hit Muong La district in the northern mountainous province of Son La on the evening of July 19.
Typhoon Rammasun makes landfall in Quang Ninh
19/07/2014 | 16:19:21
Typhoon Rammasun made its landfall in Quang Ninh province in the noon of July 19, causing whirlwind and heavy rain in a number of Vietnam’s northern localities.
Seminar on renewable energy development
18/07/2014 | 16:44:40
Vietnam’s residential and business customers have started to embrace solar and other forms of renewable energy and its demand is forecast to rise fourfold by 2030, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported.
Typhoon forecast to hit northeastern Vietnam on July 19
16/07/2014 | 20:59:54
Storm Rammasun, the second to appear in the East Sea this year, is predicted to hit northeastern coastal Quang Ninh province and Hai Phong city at noon on July 19, said Hoang Duc Cuong, Director of the Central Hydro-meteorological Forecasting Centre.
Typhoon Rammasun enters East Sea
16/07/2014 | 16:52:00
Typhoon Rammasun entered the East Sea after traversing the central Philippines, becoming the second storm so far this year to impact Vietnam, according to the Central Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Centre.
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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