Vietnam prepares for ASEAN Economic Community ASEAN

Vietnam prepares for ASEAN Economic Community

The Government and domestic businesses need appropriate strategies and solutions to successfully integrate into the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) that will be established by 2015 and create favourable conditions for Vietnam to raise its position and prestige at ASEAN forums.
Experts discuss ways to revive woodblocks Society

Experts discuss ways to revive woodblocks

Intellectuals congregated at a scientific workshop held in the northern province of Bac Giang on August 16 to explore measures needed to revive and develop a collection of woodblocks at the provincial Vinh Nghiem pagoda.
Biodiversity conservation in Phong Nha-Ke Bang national park Environment

Biodiversity conservation in Phong Nha-Ke Bang national park

The National Park of Phong Nha – Ke Bang, which marks the 10 th year this year since it was recognised by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage site, has coordinated with numerous domestic and foreign scientists in biodiversity research and conservation over the past years.
Politics

Kazakh President given honorary doctorate

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev was presented with an honorary doctorate diploma from Vietnam National University – Hanoi (VNU - Hanoi ) at a meeting with its students and lecturers on Nov. 1.
Society

Universities urged to implement new education model

The conceive-design-implement-operate (CDIO) model is viewed as a good model for universities in Vietnam that want to integrate internationally, experts have said.

At the two-day workshop that ends on Dec. 14, Dr.Nguyen Duc Nghia, head of the Vietnam National University-HCM City, said the university in January began implementing an eight-year pilot CDIO project.