Vietnam, USAID look to strengthen cooperation Politics

Vietnam, USAID look to strengthen cooperation

Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung appreciated the US Agency for International Development (USAID) increasing its support for Vietnam over the past years during a working session with the agency’s leaders in Washington DC, the US, on April 10.
National effort needed to treat hemophilia Health

National effort needed to treat hemophilia

A national programme for comprehensive care of hemophilia, a hereditary blood disorder, is needed, according to Dr Phu Chi Dung, Head of HCM City Blood Transfusion Hematology Hospital.
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Construction sector goes green

Vietnamese officials and international donors held a roundtable meeting on construction green growth in Hanoi on February 2.
Lao economy continues to develop: Deputy PM World

Lao economy continues to develop: Deputy PM

Laos continues to demonstrate its economic development in the 2013-2014 period with a growth rate of 7.6 percent, Lao Deputy Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith, announced at a roundtable meeting in Vientiane on November 14.
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MobiFone ready for equitisation progress

The face of Vietnam’s telecommunications sector is to change with major restructuring set to attract a host of foreign investors and allow the local telcom market to finally deliver on its rich promise, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported on August 18.
Vietnam pledges to continue help for disabled people Society

Vietnam pledges to continue help for disabled people

Deputy Minister of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs Nguyen Trong Dam and US Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E.Heumann co-chaired an April 29 roundtable meeting in Hanoi to share experience in supporting people with disabilities.
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ASEAN discusses training for gifted students

The seventh Roundtable Meeting of ASEAN Educational Leaders (RTM) and the fifth Southeast Asia School Principals Forum opened in the central coastal city of Nha Trang on October 30.
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ASEAN, Russia discuss cooperation prospects

Representatives of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Russia have discussed new prospects for bilateral cooperation at a roundtable talks on Sept. 13 in Irkutsk province, Russia.