Environment

Youngsters act for climate change adaptation

The project “Youth Initiative for Climate Change Adaptation” came under review in the central city of Da Nang on February 24, with youngsters from Da Nang and the southern cities of Quy Nhon and Can Tho taking part.
Vietnam, US issue Joint Statement Politics

Vietnam, US issue Joint Statement

President Truong Tan Sang of Vietnam and President Barack Obama of the United States of America issued a joint statement at the end of their talks in Washington on July 25. The statement runs as follow:

President Barack Obama welcomed President Truong Tan Sang of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the White House on July 25, 2013. During their meeting, the two Presidents affirmed their commitment to opening a new phase of bilateral relations between Vietnam and the United States based on mutual respect and common interests. President Truong Tan Sang’s visit comes at an important time for both nations, reflecting a shared desire to build a forward-looking relationship between the two countries.
Business

Aviation sector plans to expand pilot force

Vietnam will need about 1,500 to 2,000 pilots by 2020, according to the aviation industry’s development strategy by 2020, prompting an urgent need for training of this human resource.