PM pledges support for overseas Vietnamese scientists Politics

PM pledges support for overseas Vietnamese scientists

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has promised to create favourable conditions for overseas Vietnamese scientists to participate in scientific and technological projects at home so that they can make contributions to the country’s socio-economic development.
Bac Lieu tackles climate change Environment

Bac Lieu tackles climate change

The Southern province of Bac Lieu are implementing 16 projects worth 3.3 trillion VND (166.9 million USD) during the 2012-2020 period in an effort to address climate change.
Politics

Belarus fosters cooperative ties with Vietnam

Belarus always considers Vietnam, a nation with influence in Southeast Asia, as a strategic partner and wants to foster cooperative ties with Vietnam, said Belarus Prime Minister Mikhail Myasnikovik.
Society

Agricultural sector focuses on climate change

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will spend nearly 9.5 billion VND (430,000 USD) implementing a national programme on climate change in 2011 in order to ensure sustainable agricultural production and national food security.
Business

Science-technology transfer to Northwest urged

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong has urged relevant ministries and agencies to enhance research capacity and transfer of scientific-technological application to develop agriculture and rural economy in the northwestern region.