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New Year event at Tourism Village

Culture - Sports

New Year event at Tourism Village

Signature foods from different localities nationwide will be featured during a celebration for New Year 2018 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay town, the outskirts of Hanoi.

First Vietnamese Coffee Day feted

Business

First Vietnamese Coffee Day feted

The first Vietnamese Coffee Day opened on December 10 at the Lam Vien Square in Da Lat city, aiming to boost productivity and quality while adding value to homegrown beans.

Investor caution set to slow stock movements

Business

Investor caution set to slow stock movements

Shares are forecast to slow down this week in the face of rising profit-taking pressure after a long rally, net selling by foreign investors and uncertainty before the portfolio restructuring period of exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

Former PVN official Dinh La Thang arrested

Society

Former PVN official Dinh La Thang arrested

The Investigation Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security on December 8 issued a decision to arrest and start legal proceedings against Dinh La Thang, former Chairman of the Member Council of PetroVietnam (PVN).

Vietnam’s protected forest dwindling

Environment

Vietnam’s protected forest dwindling

Despite positive reports from authorities on the steady increase of the national forest cover, the size of the country’s protected forest is in fact decreasing at an alarming rate, experts said.

Vietnam sci-tech academy’s support to Laos appreciated

Sci-Tech

Vietnam sci-tech academy’s support to Laos appreciated

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith recognised the support the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) has given to the Lao Ministry of Science and Technology and National Academy of Science (LNAS) while receiving VAST President Chau Van Minh on December 5 in Vientiane.

Vietnam National University continues to adopt CDIO

Society

Vietnam National University continues to adopt CDIO

The Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City (VNUHCM) will continue to adopt conceiving-designing-implementing-operating (CDIO) as the framework for its member universities’ curriculum planning and outcome-based assessment until 2020.