Vocational schools to go green Society

Vocational schools to go green

Technical vocational education and training (TVET) institutes in Ho Chi Minh City plan to train students in green-growth fields that promote economic sustainability.
Central region reviews green growth strategy realisation Environment

Central region reviews green growth strategy realisation

Nearly 100 delegates from 19 cities and provinces in the central region were brought together at a conference in Nha Trang resort city, Khanh Hoa province, on November 16-17, to review the five-year implementation of the national green growth strategy. ​
UN chief: Vietnam has made remarkable progress towards achieving MDGs Society

UN chief: Vietnam has made remarkable progress towards achieving MDGs

The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has granted an interview to the Vietnam News Agency before his visit to Vietnam from May 22-23, in which he talked about the aims of the visit and made recommendations for the country in its transition to the post-2015 sustainable development goals.

One of the main focuses of my forthcoming trip will be on environmental sustainability and climate change. I am honoured to open the Green One UN House - an eco-friendly building now home to the UN family working in Vietnam, he said.


Business

Vietnam strives to boost green growth

The involvement of authorities at all levels, enterprises, social organisations and people in developing green cities in Vietnam through promoting green growth is urgently needed.
Society

Vietnam targets sustainable development

Vietnam News Agency speaks with Vu Thi Vinh, General Secretary of the Vietnam Association of Cities, on the importance of engaging the masses in promoting green growth.
Environment

How Vietnam tackles environmental pollution woes

Many countries in the world have paid special attention to combining efforts to promote economic growth and protect the environment. Clean, environmentally friendly technological solutions have become the choice of industrial production groups and businesses. Insights from the Vietnam Economic News.