Former military minors meet Politics

Former military minors meet

Some 200 alumni of the former Vietnam Military Minors School met in Hanoi on October 18 to mark the school foundation 60 years ago.
Society

Workshop on human rights education

Researchers from Vietnamese and Danish institutes discussed human rights education at a workshop held in Hanoi on Oct. 9 by the Vietnam Academy of Social Science and the Danish Embassy.
Society

VAVA pushes to gather more support for AO victims

A television programme in support of Vietnamese Agent Orange victims will be simul-cast live in the US, France and Vietnam in the first half of 2010, according to an official in charge of AO affairs.
Politics

Vietnam, Belgium step up scientific cooperation

The Vietnam National Fund for Science and Technology Development (NAFOSTED) and the Research Foundation – Flanders of Belgium (FWO) will each dole out an annual budget of 300,000 EUR for joint research projects.
Politics

Vietnam, US boost maritime cooperation

A delegation from Vietnam 's Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), led by first Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Duc, met with officials of the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in Maryland on September 24 to discuss cooperation in the field of maritime and coastal science and technology.
Business

2,000 deals inked at Techmart Vietnam ASEAN+3

More than 2,000 technology-related deals worth more than 1.7 trillion VND were inked during the Techmart Vietnam ASEAN + 3 which took place in Hanoi from September 17-20, said the organisers.
Environment

New species of snake discovered in Cao Bang

Russian and Vietnamese scientists have announced their discovery of a new species of rattle-snake, which belongs to Protobothrops family, in the Trung Khanh Nature Reserve in the north-western province of Cao Bang.