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Thua Thien-Hue eyes sustainable forest development

Environment

Thua Thien-Hue eyes sustainable forest development

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue plans to grow 13,000 hectares of large-timber forest by 2020, with 40 percent of which received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)’s certificate, ensuring that products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.

Singapore: Cyber-attack may be made by state-linked group

ASEAN

Singapore: Cyber-attack may be made by state-linked group

Singapore’s worst cyber-attack in its history, in which personal information of about 1.5 million people, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, was stolen, has the hallmarks of a state-linked group, said Singaporean Minister for Communications and Information S.Iswaran.

ASEAN members meet on immigration issues

ASEAN

ASEAN members meet on immigration issues

ASEAN Directors-General of Immigration Departments and Heads of Consular Affairs Divisions of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs (DGICM) convened their 22nd meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on August 6.

Vietbuild Can Tho 2018 opens

Business

Vietbuild Can Tho 2018 opens

The Vietbuild Can Tho 2018 International Exhibition, a traditional playground for domestic and foreign construction and real estate exhibitors, opened in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on August 2.

Vietnam, Netherlands hold potential for stronger cooperation

Politics

Vietnam, Netherlands hold potential for stronger cooperation

The dynamic and effective partnership between Vietnam and the Netherlands is built on strong political, trade-investment ties and diverse cooperation areas, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Netherlands Ngo Thi Hoa said in an interview to the press on the occasion of the 45th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties.

SMEs upbeat on export prospects

Business

SMEs upbeat on export prospects

Up to 57 percent of surveyed small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Vietnam believe they will continue to enjoy growing export, according to a research recently conducted by market research company Harris Interactive on behalf of FedEx Express.