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Vietnamese businesswomen

Vice President urges RMIT to expand cooperation with Vietnam

Society

Vice President urges RMIT to expand cooperation with Vietnam

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh called on Australia’s Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University) to expand its links with educational institutions in Vietnam in the spheres of experience sharing, scientific research cooperation and student exchange.

Forum raises women’s awareness of start-ups

Business

Forum raises women’s awareness of start-ups

While the profile of Vietnamese businesswomen has been raised significantly in recent years with the emergence of leaders in certain sectors, budding women entrepreneurs still have to fight with one hand tied behind their backs.

Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered

Business

Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered

In Asian cultures with a strong patriarchal system, women are considered the weaker sex and caregivers, meaning that they must care for older parents, feed the family and educate children. Nowadays, many women replace their husbands as breadwinners instead of doing household chores.