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Gender equality in journalism highlighted at conference

Society

Gender equality in journalism highlighted at conference

Sexual harassment has been one of the biggest problems facing female journalists, but adequate attention has yet to be paid to the building of policies and mechanism to deal with the issue, heard a conference in gender equality in journalism held in Hanoi on May 22.

Hanoi: Tet peach trees begin to bloom

Society

Hanoi: Tet peach trees begin to bloom

With two weeks remaining until the Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival, Nhat Tan village on the edge of Hanoi's West Lake is blooming with a variety of flora, especially peach flowers.

Handicraft village needs support

Business

Handicraft village needs support

Located about 30km northeast of Hanoi, an old village well-known for its mulberries and silk in the northern province of Bac Ninh is on the brink of losing its craft tradition due to unplanned developments, limited production and labour shortages.

Textbooks should be more practical

Society

Textbooks should be more practical

School curricula and textbooks need to be geared more towards practical knowledge rather than theory, said experts at a recent meeting held by the National Assembly Committee for Culture, Education, Youth and Children.