Seminar gives updates on asbestos-related diseases Health

Seminar gives updates on asbestos-related diseases

The Ministries of Health, and Science and Technology, in collaboration with the World Health Organisation (WHO), have held a scientific seminar on asbestos, a kind of mineral used in construction, and its deadly impact on workers’ lives.
Society

Efforts to elevate Ninh Thuan grape brand

The central province of Ninh Thuan has stepped up scientific and technological application in cultivating, harvesting and protecting grapes - its speciality fruit and highly valued staple crop, while registering for the protection of its brand name and geographical indications. Report by the Vietnam Business Forum, a weekly magazine of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Seminar discusses Hugo Chavez’s political ideology Politics

Seminar discusses Hugo Chavez’s political ideology

The Ho Chi Minh Academy of Politics and Public Administration in conjunction with the Venezuelan Embassy in Vietnam on April 26 held a scientific seminar on President Hugo Chavez’s political ideology and evaluate the future of the Bolivarian Revolution.
Seminar on central region’s sea, island potential Business

Seminar on central region’s sea, island potential

Practical exploitation and utilisation of sea and island advantages for the sustainable socio-economic development of central Quang Ngai province and the whole central region have been assessed at a two-day scientific seminar in Quang Ngai province.
US, Vietnam share science-technology ideas Sci-Tech

US, Vietnam share science-technology ideas

US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Clune suggested a number of future fields of cooperation between the US and Vietnam at the seventh meeting of the Vietnam-US Joint Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation in Hanoi on Dec. 10.
Vietnam, Laos fighting alliance reviewed Politics

Vietnam, Laos fighting alliance reviewed

Party officials, war veterans, scientists and representatives from relevant agencies of Vietnam and Laos are gathering in Xieng Khouang province of Laos for an international scientific seminar on the fighting alliance between the two countries during the war.