EPZ official urges improvements in workers' quality of life Society

EPZ official urges improvements in workers' quality of life

Private sector investment in social infrastructure is needed to raise the quality of life for workers in export processing zones and industrial parks, Tran Cong Khanh, chief of the secretariat of the Export Processing Zone and Industrial Park Authority.
50,000 affordable apartments to be built for workers Society

50,000 affordable apartments to be built for workers

Some 50,000 apartments will soon be available for Vietnamese workers at industrial clusters at a starting price of 150 million VND (6,400 USD) apiece, according to the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL).
Hau Giang, RoK foundation work to apply high tech in agriculture Sci-Tech

Hau Giang, RoK foundation work to apply high tech in agriculture

The People’s Committee of Hau Giang province had a working session with the Saemaul Globalisation Foundation (SGF) of the Republic of Korea on April 17 to discuss the piloting of high technologies and techniques in agricultural production in the Mekong Delta locality.
Training course for French teachers opens in HCM City Society

Training course for French teachers opens in HCM City

The French Embassy in Vietnam and the International Centre for Pedagogical Studies coordinated with the Ho Chi Minh City University of Pedagogy on March 12 opened a training course for French-language teachers in the Asia-Pacific region.
Novaland builds bridges in Dong Thap Society

Novaland builds bridges in Dong Thap

Real estate developer Novaland is working with the People’s Committee of Hong Ngu district in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap to build seven new bridges.
A project to preserve two Vietnamese art traditions Culture - Sports

A project to preserve two Vietnamese art traditions

A project to preserve hat boi (classical drama) and bai choi (a traditional game combining folklore singing and lottery picks) has been approved by the People’s Committee of Binh Dinh central province with a view to attracting tourists and preserving traditional theatre by 2020.