Urban flooding needs concerted solutions Society

Urban flooding needs concerted solutions

Alongside urbanisation, flooding in cities of Vietnam, a country highly vulnerable to climate change, is getting complicated and needs concerted solutions, according to experts.
Water resources planning scheme for 2021-2030 announced Environment

Water resources planning scheme for 2021-2030 announced

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) held a conference in Hanoi on January 6 to announce a water resources planning scheme for the 2021-2030 period with a vision to 2050, which was approved by the Prime Minister in December 2022.
Social impact businesses in dire need of support Business

Social impact businesses in dire need of support

Lack of capital, information, business management capacity and a sustainable market for their products were among the major challenges facing social impact businesses (SIBs) in Vietnam, said policymakers and international experts.
Cardiovascular diseases on the rise in Vietnam Health

Cardiovascular diseases on the rise in Vietnam

Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are on the rise in Vietnam, especially among the young and people of working age, experts said at the workshop on “Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease and Cholesterol management in Vietnam" held by the Vietnam Heart Association and Novartis Vietnam on December 15.
CMSC's members post revenue of over 47.8 billion USD in 2022 Business

CMSC's members post revenue of over 47.8 billion USD in 2022

Negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and uncertainties in the global markets caused some enterprises under the Commission for the Management of State Capital at Enterprises (CMSC) to see sharp declines in profits this year, with some even posting great losses and reductions in equity.
PM studies Rotterdam Port management model Politics

PM studies Rotterdam Port management model

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh visited the Port of Rotterdam on December 13 to examine the management and operation of the facility as part of his official visit to the Netherlands.