Vietnam, Netherlands eye stronger trade ties Business

Vietnam, Netherlands eye stronger trade ties

Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and the Netherlands’ Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag engaged in a phone talk on September 1 to discuss ways to boost bilateral cooperation between the two sides.
International electricity-energy expos open in HCM City Business

International electricity-energy expos open in HCM City

The 2019 international exhibitions on electrical technology and equipment (Vietnam ETE) and on products, technologies of energy saving and green power (Enertec Expo) are showcasing advanced technologies of the industry in Ho Chi Minh City between July 17 and 20.
HCM City learns from Netherlands’ innovative technologies Politics

HCM City learns from Netherlands’ innovative technologies

Ho Chi Minh City wishes to learn from the Dutch city of Eindhoven’s experience in smart city development and cooperation models between the state and businesses, schools, and research institutes, especially in smart city building and operation, an official from HCM City said on May 21, as part of his visit to the Netherlands.
Hanoi calls for more Dutch support in smart city building Society

Hanoi calls for more Dutch support in smart city building

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung met on February 5 with Marten van den Berg, Director General for Foreign Economic Relations at the Netherlands’ Foreign Ministry, calling for more support in smart city building.
World

First breast cancer cell bank set up in Singapore

The Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) has set up a breast cancer cell bank in Singapore to help develop better understanding of tumours and treatment options for breast cancer.
Society

Solar power system lights up households in Ha Nam

The Philips group of the Netherlands, a global market leader in lighting, has installed a solar power light-emitting diode (LED) system that is energy-saving and environmentally friendly for 288 households in Thanh Son town, northern Ha Nam province.