Hanoi moves to control sex ratio at birth Society

Hanoi moves to control sex ratio at birth

The capital city of Hanoi is striving to better its policies on gender equality, and intensify inspections to stop gender selection in an effort to reduce the current high sex ratio at birth.
Business

Son La strives for better investment climate

Chairman of Son La People's Committee Cam Ngoc Minh spoke with the Vietnam Business Forum about the northern mountainous province’s efforts in boosting provincial economic growth and attracting new investment.
World

Cambodia, JICA sign agreement on main road upgrade

Cambodia and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have signed a 1,585 million Yen (16 million USD) agreement on a project to upgrade the National Road No. 1 from Phnom Penh to Neak Loeung.

Women’s Union asked to enhance organisation Society

Women’s Union asked to enhance organisation

Chairman of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked the Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) to keep improving the efficiency of its organisation at the grassroots level, and promoting the “Five Nos, Three Cleans” nationwide campaign.
Society

Activities planned for People with Disability Day

Many activities such as meetings, a fair, job exchange and art performance for people with disabilities will be held on November 30 on the occasion of the International Day of People with Disability.
Society

Conference talks green, resilient city development in VN

National and international experts active in the urban sector are gathering at a conference which started in central Da Nang city on October 24 to discuss integrative urban development towards green and resilient cities in Vietnam.
Politics

Lower Mekong Initiative meeting wraps up

The fourth Regional Working Group Meeting of the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI), co-hosted by the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry and the US Department of State, concluded in Ho Chi Minh City on April 26.