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PM Phuc hails WFTU’s support to Vietnam

Politics

PM Phuc hails WFTU’s support to Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 23 said the Party, State, people and workers of Vietnam always treasure, be grateful to and highly value the great support and important contributions rendered by the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) to Vietnam during the wars of resistance for national independence and the national construction and defence.

HCM City, UN Women boost gender equality

Society

HCM City, UN Women boost gender equality

Vice Chairwoman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thi Thu has received Elisa Fernandez Saenz, head of office at the UN Women in Vietnam, to discuss potential cooperation in the coming time.

Vietnam enhances diabetes screening

Health

Vietnam enhances diabetes screening

Vietnam has instituted many screening programmes for diabetes and pre-diabetes as part of efforts to reduce the rate of undiagnosed diabetics and protect people from cardiometabolic disorders which are intrinsically linked with diabetes and a major cause of morbidity and mortality world-wide, according to experts.

Smart-city development plans discussed

Society

Smart-city development plans discussed

Around 400 Vietnamese and international architects and master planners discussed smart-city strategies and solutions at the 2018 International Conference of Asian-Pacific Planning Societies which opened on August 24 in HCM City.

Family planning facilitates Vietnam’s sustainable development

Society

Family planning facilitates Vietnam’s sustainable development

Vietnam’s family planning has contributed greatly to the country’s hunger elimination and poverty reduction, fostering its socio-economic development, improving living conditions of local people and helping to fulfill the millennium and sustainable development goals, said a local official.

Cambodian general election draws almost 45,000 observers

ASEAN

Cambodian general election draws almost 45,000 observers

As many as 44,999 domestic observers from 81 parties, organisations and associations and 17 foreign observers from Myanmar, Singapore and China, have registered for observing the National Assembly election of Cambodia that is slated for July 29.

Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh busy in Japan

Politics

Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh busy in Japan

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh met with Chuichi Date, Speaker of the House of Councillors of the Japanese National Diet, in Tokyo on June 12 as part of his visit to Japan to attend the 24th International Conference on the Future of Asia. ​

Vietnam, Japan enjoy sound strategic relations: Deputy PM

Politics

Vietnam, Japan enjoy sound strategic relations: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh expressed his delight at the strong development of the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership while meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Speaker of the House of Representatives Tadamori Oshima in Tokyo on June 11.