Society

UNDP raises capacity of female Vietnamese officials

Ten women from Vietnam ’s public sector have been awarded scholarships and research grants by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Cambridge Overseas Trust foundation to undertake postgraduate training at Cambridge University in England.
Business

Vietnam’s economy likely to rebound soon

Like other Southeast Asian economies, Vietnam’s economic crisis has bottomed out and is likely to recover sooner than expected, probably in the next 12 months, said a renowned UK economic strategist.
Travel

Taking a step into history

Thanh Chuong Viet Art Museum is no ordinary museum. Instead of displaying pieces of history from behind glass, here, only 40 km from Hanoi , visitors can experience some of the rich diversity of traditional Vietnamese culture with all five senses.
World

Two Koreas reach World Cup finals for first time

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) won an automatic berth in the 2010 World Cup finals on June 18 by finishing second in its regional group after the final qualifier, Yonhap news agency reported.