APEC leaders vow to maintain stimulus policies World

APEC leaders vow to maintain stimulus policies

Leaders of the 21-member Asia- Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum on Nov. 15 pledged to maintain economic stimulus policies until a durable economic recovery has clearly taken hold.
Seminar talks tobacco control Society

Seminar talks tobacco control

A seminar is being held in Hanoi from Sept.15- 16 by the Health Ministry and the American Cancer Society for the media to exchange experiences on communications works on smoking.
Society

Experts warn of dangers of smoking

A training course to boost public awareness on smoking prevention for 30 members of southern media organisations was held in Vung Tau city of southern coastal Ba Ria-Vung Tau province on Sept. 9.
Environment

Seminar on climate change held in Hanoi

A seminar on supplying the press with information on climate change, co-organised by the United Nations (UN) and the Vietnamese Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, was held in Hanoi on June 3.