Foreign languages key for development of education Society

Foreign languages key for development of education

Foreign-language instruction could greatly improve the quality of the educational system, but language-proficiency outcomes in recent years have been disappointing, Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha has said.
Thua Thien-Hue develops community-based tourism Travel

Thua Thien-Hue develops community-based tourism

Feasting the eyes with tree-lined tracks, typical Hue-style garden houses, ancient ruong houses, as well as the making of paper lotus and incense sticks are among a thousands of things that impress foreigners when engaging in a community-based tours in Thua Thien-Hue province.
Vietnam, EU seek to expand defence cooperation Politics

Vietnam, EU seek to expand defence cooperation

Deputy Defence Minister, Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh led a delegation of Vietnamese defence officers to attend a meeting of EU Chiefs of Defence (CHODs) in Brussels from May 19-22 at the invitation of Chairman of the EU Military Committee, General Claudio Graziano.
Vietnam, New Zealand looks towards closer defence ties Politics

Vietnam, New Zealand looks towards closer defence ties

Vietnamese Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich held talks with his New Zealand counterpart Ron Mark in Wellington on November 5 following an official welcome ceremony with traditional Maori rituals for the former.
Vietnam, Australia boost links in combating crime Society

Vietnam, Australia boost links in combating crime

Minister of Public Security To Lam and Troy Grant, Minister of Police and Justice of Australia’s New South Wales state agreed to expand cooperation between the two agencies in fighting crimes at their meeting in Sydney on December 13.
Foreign language training behind demand Videos

Foreign language training behind demand

Vietnamese students normally study English in primary schools and universities. However, many graduates are unemployed due to their poor English proficiency which has become a barrier for job seekers.
Vietnam, Singapore hope for enhanced defence ties Politics

Vietnam, Singapore hope for enhanced defence ties

Vietnam’s defence minister has proposed the Defence Ministries of Vietnam and Singapore should build a long-term cooperation plan and increase the exchange of delegations in order to seek more effective measures to promote bilateral ties.