Business

Maersk Line optimistic about Vietnamese market

The 2014 first trade report by Maersk, the world’s largest container shipping company, has showed positive economic prospects in Vietnam as a result of stable foreign investment inflows and increased trade transaction value.
UNICEF supports Ninh Thuan’s disadvantaged kids Society

UNICEF supports Ninh Thuan’s disadvantaged kids

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) will continue to support disadvantaged children in the central province of Ninh Thuan, UNICEF Vietnam Representative Lotta Sylwander said while visiting the province on February 13.
UNICEF calls for better water, sanitation Society

UNICEF calls for better water, sanitation

As the world marks the World Water Day (March 22), the United Nations Fund for Children (UNICEF) called on governments, societies and people to pay more attention to children by improving drinking water quality and environmental sanitation.
Health

Simple intervention can save kids' lives

The child survival gap within and between countries can be narrowed if proven and cost-effective interventions for pneumonia and diarrhoea are scaled up to reach the most disadvantaged children, according to a new report from UNICEF.
Business

VN goods to be sold in foreign supermarkets

The purchasing division of LotteMart Vietnam, the owner of a chain of supermarkets, is preparing to offer Vietnamese goods for sale at 122 foreign overseas supermarkets, including 94 in China and 28 others in Indonesia.
Society

USAID helps child adoption reform in Vietnam

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has granted 300,000 USD to UNICEF in Vietnam to support the programme “strengthening legislation and monitoring systems for child adoption” in the nation from now until 2013.