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Vietnam’s beekeeping aims to generate a buzz

Business

Vietnam’s beekeeping aims to generate a buzz

The rate of ‘foreign’ honeybee species kept in Vietnam should be raised from 75 percent at present to 80 percent in 2020 in order to increase the quality and productivity of honey, heard a conference in Hanoi on August 17.

Vietnam-Czech trade enjoys 14 percent growth in H1

Business

Vietnam-Czech trade enjoys 14 percent growth in H1

Bilateral trade turnover between Vietnam and the Czech Republic in the first half of 2018 recorded an expansion of nearly 14 percent compared to the same period last year, marking a successively stable growth rate of over 10 percent per year since 2015.

Storm Bebinca wreaks havoc in Thailand

World

Storm Bebinca wreaks havoc in Thailand

Thai authorities said on August 17 that people in 11 villages in northern Thailand’s Nan province had to leave their homes while a resident was electrocuted on August 16 after storm Bebinca made landfall and caused heavy rains and flash floods in the country.

 Tertiary education’s role in int’l integration highlighted

Society

Tertiary education’s role in int’l integration highlighted

A conference under the topic of “Tertiary education: standardisation and international integration” was held by the National Assembly’s Committee for Culture, Education, Youth, Adolescents, and Children and the Vietnam National University’s Ho Chi Minh City branch in Hanoi on August 17.

Vietnam strives to avoid MFN tariffs by EAEU

Business

Vietnam strives to avoid MFN tariffs by EAEU

The Department of Trade Defence under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will begin releasing Vietnam’s export data to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) on a monthly basis to help local businesses avoid Most Favoured Nation (MFN) tariffs.