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ASEAN adopts action plan on fighting terrorism

ASEAN

ASEAN adopts action plan on fighting terrorism

The 12th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC) hosted by Myanmar in Nay Pyi Taw has adopted an action plan on fighting terrorism, said a statement released at the end of the meeting on November 1.

Law proposes higher teacher standard

Society

Law proposes higher teacher standard

More than 107,000 pre-school teachers, accounting for nearly 34 percent of pre-school teachers nationwide, will be considered below standard and need to receive more training if the amended Law on Education takes effect in 2019.

RoK's import – export turnover rise

World

RoK's import – export turnover rise

The Republic of Korea's exports grew 14.8 percent on-year during the first 20 days of May, thanks to good shipments of semiconductors and petrochemical goods, the local news agency Yonhap reported.

Lack of funds hinders MSMEs’ growth

Business

Lack of funds hinders MSMEs’ growth

Micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) account for nearly 97 percent of the total number of businesses in Ho Chi Minh City, with more than 90 percent of newly-established ones every year belonging to this category.