Foreign languages key for development of education Society

Foreign languages key for development of education

Foreign-language instruction could greatly improve the quality of the educational system, but language-proficiency outcomes in recent years have been disappointing, Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha has said.
Mekong Delta needs to increase education expenditures Society

Mekong Delta needs to increase education expenditures

Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha has instructed authorities in 12 provinces and one city in the Mekong Delta region to increase expenditures from their local education budgets to pay for facilities and equipment.
Teaching contests: Performing stage for teachers Society

Teaching contests: Performing stage for teachers

Many people think that the contests on “outstanding teachers” should be eliminated because these contests are “stages” for teachers. However, others say these contests help encourage teachers.
Vietnam, UK seek stronger educational cooperation Politics

Vietnam, UK seek stronger educational cooperation

Vietnamese Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha and Minister of State at the UK Department for Education Nick Gibb discussed the two countries’ educational cooperation during their recent talks in London.
20% of budget expenditure for education: minister Society

20% of budget expenditure for education: minister

The Vietnamese Government has allocated 20 percent of State budget spending or 5.8 percent of national gross domestic product (GDP) each year on education, Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha has said.