Vietnam, US to strengthen fishery law enforcement capacity Business

Vietnam, US to strengthen fishery law enforcement capacity

The Directorate of Fisheries at the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs at the US Department of State signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on July 22 in Hanoi on strengthening fishery law enforcement capacity.
Vietjet Air buys 100 planes from Boeing Business

Vietjet Air buys 100 planes from Boeing

VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company (Vietjet Air) and the US’s Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) have inked a contract worth 12.7 billion USD for 100 new 737 MAX planes according to list prices.
Singapore, Morocco enhance bilateral cooperation World

Singapore, Morocco enhance bilateral cooperation

Singaporean Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Defence Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman discussed measures to foster bilateral cooperation with Moroccan high-ranking officials on March 29 in Morocco’s capital Rabat during his visit to the country.
Women contribute to social wellbeing, economy: researcher Business

Women contribute to social wellbeing, economy: researcher

Women make up about half of the world’s population and contribute to society’s well-being as well as the economy, said Assoc. Prof. and Dr Truong Thi Nam Thang, Director of the Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurships at the National Economics University.
Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered Business

Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered

In Asian cultures with a strong patriarchal system, women are considered the weaker sex and caregivers, meaning that they must care for older parents, feed the family and educate children. Nowadays, many women replace their husbands as breadwinners instead of doing household chores.
HIV prevention project launched Health

HIV prevention project launched

A new project was launched on September 5 to control HIV among young drug users in Vietnam with funding from Expertise France, a French agency for international technical expertise.