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Vietnam ready to cooperate in health response to disasters

Health

Vietnam ready to cooperate in health response to disasters

Vietnam stands ready to cooperate with other ASEAN member states in medical response to natural calamities in the region, affirmed Deputy Minister of Health Pham Le Tuan at the second regional collaboration drill held in the central coastal city of Da Nang on March 26.

Japan helps VN firms improve workplace satisfaction

Society

Japan helps VN firms improve workplace satisfaction

Experts from the Japan Productivity Centre and the Vietnam National Productivity Institute have over the past two years supported 12 companies in the north to improve their employee satisfaction and workplace environment to increase productivity.

IT helps the blind get better life

Sci-Tech

IT helps the blind get better life

More than 3,500 out of over 1 million blind people in Vietnam have used computer proficiently for the work and daily life, President of the Vietnam Blind Association Pham Viet Thu noted at a conference on solutions to information technology (IT) development for the blind in Hanoi on March 13.

EVN to pay tax arrears of 1.9 trillion VND

Business

EVN to pay tax arrears of 1.9 trillion VND

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) is demanding more than 1.9 trillion VND (85 million USD) in tax arrears from the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) after uncovering that the group had failed to declare its costs accurately.

Da Nang calls for hi-tech farms

Business

Da Nang calls for hi-tech farms

The central city of Da Nang has called for 1.5 trillion VND (66.3 million USD) investment in five high-tech farms to create a centre for hi-tech-farming in the central and central highlands region.