Vietnam aims to become furniture hub Business

Vietnam aims to become furniture hub

Vietnamese wood and furniture firms need to improve their designs, distribution and brands to enable Vietnam to become a global furniture hub, a conference heard in Ho Chi Minh City on December 7.
Poland’s Independence Day marked in HCM City Politics

Poland’s Independence Day marked in HCM City

The Polish Embassy in Vietnam on November 15 joined hands with the Union of Friendship Organisations in Ho Chi Minh City and some partners to organise a meeting celebrating the 100th anniversary of Poland’s Independence Day (November 11).
Hanoi Forum puts forth valuable lessons for Vietnam Environment

Hanoi Forum puts forth valuable lessons for Vietnam

The Hanoi Forum 2018, hosted by the Vietnam National University, Hanoi, closed on November 10 after two days of working with one plenum, two discussion sessions and two policy dialogues related to sustainable development and adaptation to climate change.
First Hanoi forum on climate change response Environment

First Hanoi forum on climate change response

A Hanoi forum on climate change consequences will be held in the capital city of Vietnam from November 8-11 by the Vietnam National University-Hanoi (VNU) and the Korean Foundation for Advanced Studies (KFAS).
Law proposes higher teacher standard Society

Law proposes higher teacher standard

More than 107,000 pre-school teachers, accounting for nearly 34 percent of pre-school teachers nationwide, will be considered below standard and need to receive more training if the amended Law on Education takes effect in 2019.
PM has high hope for stronger Vietnam-Poland economic links Politics

PM has high hope for stronger Vietnam-Poland economic links

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Polish Ambassador Wojciech Gerwel in Hanoi on October 31, noting that having served as a trade counsellor in Vietnam for many years, the diplomat will bring bilateral economic and trade ties to a new level.