Vietnam responds to World Breastfeeding Week 2017 Health

Vietnam responds to World Breastfeeding Week 2017

The Vietnam National Institute of Nutrition, the Alive and Thrive project and the Hanoi University of Technology launched an online training programme on child care to respond to the World Breastfeeding Week 2017 that runs from August 1-7.
Japanese Emperor, Empress visit biology museum in Hanoi Politics

Japanese Emperor, Empress visit biology museum in Hanoi

Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko on March 2 visited the Museum of Biology of the Vietnam National University in Hanoi where specimens of white goby fish and Onagadori chicken, gifts from the Japanese Royal Family, are preserved.
Universities to focus on quality over quantity Society

Universities to focus on quality over quantity

Universities should reduce the minimum enrollment quotas to focus on improving training quality, said Head of the Ministry of Education and Training’s Higher Education, Nguyen Thi Kim Phung.
Most Vietnamese ignore nutrition Health

Most Vietnamese ignore nutrition

Most Vietnamese people don't pay attention to nutrition, says Nguyen Thi Lam, Deputy Director of the National Institute of Nutrition.
Society

Heroes of Dien Bien Phu reunite in remembrance

The scorching afternoon sun made many people, mostly in their 60s, 70s, and even 80s, to look for shade after the private yet solemn ceremony at the Memorial House in Muong Phang, 30 kilometres west of Dien Bien city.
Environment

Japan helps Vietnam develop biofuels

Japanese and Vietnamese researchers have made considerable progress under a joint project on technologies to produce bio-fuels from agriculture waste, it was reported at a recent conference in Ho Chi Minh City.
Fashion show presents ‘green' designs Environment

Fashion show presents ‘green' designs

Three Vietnamese and one Spanish designers put fashionistas into a beautiful world of natural materials at the Ecomia Fashion Show in Hanoi early this month to celebrate World Environment Day.