Vietnam active at UN discussions on human rights Politics

Vietnam active at UN discussions on human rights

A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy has been active in discussions on social development, the advancement of women, children’s rights, drug control and crime prevention during a meeting of the UN Third Committee which is underway in New York.
Health ministry warns of spring diseases Health

Health ministry warns of spring diseases

Health experts are advising people to take precautions to prevent epidemics and diseases that frequently occur in the first three months of the year during the humid weather and crowded festivals, said Tran Dac Phu, head of the Ministry of Health’s Department of Preventive Medicine.
Hanoi acts to promote green lifestyle Society

Hanoi acts to promote green lifestyle

A series of activities are underway in Hanoi as part of the Green Living Festival in response to the action month for the environment and the World Environment Day (June 5).
Japan helps VN firms improve workplace satisfaction Society

Japan helps VN firms improve workplace satisfaction

Experts from the Japan Productivity Centre and the Vietnam National Productivity Institute have over the past two years supported 12 companies in the north to improve their employee satisfaction and workplace environment to increase productivity.
Vietnam, Finland foster multifaceted cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Finland foster multifaceted cooperation

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh voiced his hope that Vietnam and Finland will take advantage of their strengths and potential to foster effective bilateral cooperation.
Prime Minister directs responses to severe flooding Society

Prime Minister directs responses to severe flooding

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent urgent notices to state agencies and administrations of cities and provinces affected by the tropical depression, directing responses to flooding in northern and central Vietnam.
Campaign to be launched to make the world cleaner Environment

Campaign to be launched to make the world cleaner

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) will launch a campaign to make the world cleaner from September 23-30 with the theme waste management for sustainable rural environment, the ministry announced on August 28.