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new school year

Kon Tum adds ethnic languages to curriculum

Society

Kon Tum adds ethnic languages to curriculum

The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum will officially teach the Bahnar and Jrai languages for primary students of these ethnic minority groups from the 2014-2015 school year as part of its effort to preserve their cultural identities.

Purchasing power edges higher

Business

Purchasing power edges higher

The purchasing power of Vietnamese residents increased slightly in the first eight months of 2014, following an increase in the purchase of goods and services.

Dak Nong gears up for new school year

Society

Dak Nong gears up for new school year

The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong has ramped up its school infrastructure at a cost of over 163 billion VND (7.6 million USD) sourced from the State budget to gear up for the new school year.

CPI jumps in both major cities

Business

CPI jumps in both major cities

The consumer price indices (CPI) in the country's two largest cities continued to increase in September due to a price surge in education-related commodities and services following the start of the new school year.

Military academy urged to increase scientific research

Politics

Military academy urged to increase scientific research

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, who is also Secretary of the Central Military Commission, has asked the National Defence Academy to increase scientific research while closely combining the reality with the theory in order to promote Vietnam’s military art and culture.