Vietnam hopes to receive more WB assistance Politics

Vietnam hopes to receive more WB assistance

Vietnam hopes the World Bank (WB) will continue to support the country to cope with challenges, especially climate change adaptation, renewable energy development, education, and healthcare.
Can Tho river signs to reduce speeds, erosion Society

Can Tho river signs to reduce speeds, erosion

Can Tho authorities plan to install speed limit signs on the Hau River to prevent barges from travelling too fast, causing serious erosion and damaging property in the city's An Binh ward.
New species discovered in Mekong during 2014 studies Environment

New species discovered in Mekong during 2014 studies

A bat with nightmarish fangs (Hypsugo dolichodon), the world's second longest insect (Phryganistria heusii yentuensis) and a colour-changing thorny frog (Graciaxal lumarius) were among the 70 new species found in Vietnam in 2014, according to a report from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).
Norwegian leader visit to foster multi-faceted ties with Vietnam Politics

Norwegian leader visit to foster multi-faceted ties with Vietnam

The official visit to Vietnam by Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg from April 16-18 is expected to boost bilateral relations which have grown over the last four decades.

Since their diplomatic ties were established in November 1971, Vietnam and Norway have seen their relations actively developing across politics, economics, culture and society.

Society

ADB assists in Green Urban development

Chairman of the Thue Thien-Hue People’s Committee met with a Chief Specialist of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) regarding the Urban Development type II- Green City infrastructure project on March 10.