Workshop discusses economic progress Business

Workshop discusses economic progress

The next phase of Vietnam's economic development model should consider the role of science, technology and modern management, said experts at a workshop in Hanoi on December 23.
Health

Dung Quat Port begins Ebola checks

The Preventive Medicine Centre at the central coastal province of Quang Ngai on August 18 began conducting health checks on crews from foreign ships at Dung Quat Port in efforts to prevent Ebola virus from entering the country.
Society

Vietnam, Laos discuss management of guest labourers

The labour ministries of Vietnam and Laos discussed measures to better manage and support Vietnamese guest labourers in the neighbouring country at a conference held on August 18 in the central province of Nghe An, Nhan Dan newspaper reported.
Society

Steel fishing vessels encourage fishermen to head to sea

Fishermen in some coastal provinces have recently been provided with loans to build steel-hulled boats. Steel shells with high load capacity not only ensure safety for fishermen at sea and help increase productivity and quality of fishing activities, but also encourage fishermen to head their vessels to traditional fishing grounds, firmly asserting and protecting Vietnam’s sovereignty over its seas and islands, according to online Nhan Dan newspaper.
Society

Large-scale farming model intensifies to apply high-tech

Large-scale production models to enhance linkages and apply high-tech in a number of localities like Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Nghe An, Lam Dong, Hau Giang and Thai Nguyen have initially had positive results, the Vietnam Business Forum Magazine (VBF) has said.
Environment

Marine conservation: benefits and challenges

With a rich cultural and ecological diversity as well as a unique wealth of species, Vietnam has huge potential for promoting its tourism brand but like many other developing nations, it is dealing with the thorny issue of harmonising socio-economic development, of which tourism is a key driver, with environmental conservation. A report by online Nhan dan newspaper.
Culture - Sports

Badminton ace Tien Minh hunts for SEA Games trophy

Although he has amassed a collection of prestigious titles from global and Asian competitions, top Vietnamese badminton player and world No.7 Nguyen Tien Minh has yet to win the men’s singles gold medal at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. Report by Nhan Dan newspaper.
Politics

DPRK Rodong delegation visits Vietnam

A delegation from Rodong Sinmun daily, an official newspaper of the Workers’ Party of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), is in Vietnam for a working visit from November 11.
Society

"I went through nearly half a century with Meet Vietnam"

Vietnamese-French Professor Tran Thanh Van, the third Asian physicist that has been granted in 2012 the Tate Medal by the American Institute of Physics, has worked assiduously to create a number of reputable meetings among the world’s famous scientists during the last five decades. He talked to Nhan Dan newspaper.
Upholding value of Lam Kinh cultural-historical heritage Culture - Sports

Upholding value of Lam Kinh cultural-historical heritage

The acknowledgment of Lam Kinh historical site reflects the deep gratitude of Vietnamese people towards their ancestors for their contributions to the cause of fighting against foreign invaders, protecting the national sovereignty and developing the country. Report by Nhan Dan newspaper.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam attends Festival of Humanity in Paris

A photo exhibition on the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and France, a section displaying Nhan Dan (People) the daily newspaper of the Communist Party of Vietnam, and Vietnamese culinary specialities were introduced at the Festival of Humanity in Paris from September13-15.