New chapter open for Vietnam-France relationship Politics

New chapter open for Vietnam-France relationship

Vietnam and France have agreed to chart a new course for the bilateral relationship during the talks between General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong and France’s President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on March 27.
Vietnam to host 5th East Asian Seas Congress Society

Vietnam to host 5th East Asian Seas Congress

Vietnam will host for the first time the 5th East Asian Seas Congress themed “Global targets, local benefits – Setting the sustainable development agenda for the seas of East Asia beyond 2015”.
Vietnam needs to join UN watercourse convention Environment

Vietnam needs to join UN watercourse convention

Experts has urged Vietnam to early participate in the 1997 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses to have more favourable conditions in protecting and exploiting this natural resource.
Environment

VN, WB work on designing climate innovation centre

A seminar was held in Hanoi on Nov. 15 to promote the renewal of technologies relating to local climate change, and clear out barriers to renewal and innovations by supplying support services for domestic small and medium-sized enterprises.
Environment

La Nina to bring heavy rain to Vietnam

The La Nina weather phenomenon that is developing in the Pacific region will not only drop temperatures but also cause more rain and storms in Asia, including Vietnam, said the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) and the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.