CPTPP signing date set in March Business

CPTPP signing date set in March

Eleven remaining member nations to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have agreed to sign the deal at an official ceremony slated for March.
Lao Elephant Festival to take place in Xayaboury ASEAN

Lao Elephant Festival to take place in Xayaboury

Laos’ Elephant Festival 2017 will run from February 13 to 19 in the northwestern province of Xayaboury with an official ceremony held on February 17, according to the Lao News Agency (KPL).
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Vietnam to observe Francophonie Day

Vietnam will once again honour the French language through a film festival and concerts to celebrate International Francophonie Day, which falls on March 20.
Ministries join hands to control imbalanced sex ratio at birth Society

Ministries join hands to control imbalanced sex ratio at birth

A cooperation programme was launched between the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Ministry of Health (MoH) at an official ceremony in Hanoi on October 9 to promote gender equality and control sex imbalances at birth during the 2014-2020 period.