Politics

Vietnamese delegation active in Cuba

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan held working sessions with leaders of the Cuban Ministries of Public Health and Higher Education on April 11 in Havana within the framework of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s official friendship visit to Cuba.
Society

Hanoi to switch off during Earth Hour

The capital city of Hanoi will switch off its lighting system in a number of public areas and streets from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm on March 31 to support this year’s Earth Hour.
Society

Poor law enforcement slows energy saving

Nearly half of the households in HCM City have joined this year's campaign to improve energy efficiency and conservation, but the campaign has been hampered by poor law enforcement and collaboration among local authorities, local reports say.
Business

Central province upgrades to attract investors

Quang Ngai province has allocated millions of US dollars to 2011 infrastructure investment in its three industrial zones in an effort to meet the target of luring 250 billion VND in investment projects in each of the five years to 2015.
Society

Museum tells story of Hanoi’s history

The history of how Hanoi was originally formed and has subsequently developed will be depicted by thousands of exhibits on display at the Hanoi Museum , scheduled to open in October, to coincide with the millennium anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi.
Society

Hanoi speeds up road expansion for anniversary

Hanoi will step up its efforts to complete a project designed to expand belt road 3 that links the inner district of Cau Giay to the Noi Bai international airport in preparations for the city’s millennium anniversary in October.