Vietnam – Russia ties a model in world diplomatic practice World

Vietnam – Russia ties a model in world diplomatic practice

Russian scholars have commented on achievements made by Vietnam and Russia since the two countries established their strategic partnership two decades ago and comprehensive strategic partnership nearly a decade ago, as well as prospects of bilateral ties in the next period, during interviews granted to the Vietnam News Agency ahead of the Russia visit by President Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Vietnamese students receive AEON Scholarships Society

Vietnamese students receive AEON Scholarships

The AEON 1% Club Foundation, a member of Japanese retail and financial services corporation AEON, granted 60 scholarships to Vietnamese university students at an online ceremony on November 24.
Smart & Sustainable Cities Forum to take place this week Sci-Tech

Smart & Sustainable Cities Forum to take place this week

Smart & Sustainable Cities Forum will take place this week, bringing together speakers from the public and private sectors to share practices and knowledge about critical sustainability issues related to the development of Vietnam’s urban centres.
ASEAN to face numerous challenges due to climate change: report ASEAN

ASEAN to face numerous challenges due to climate change: report

ASEAN is at risk of losing over 35 percent of its GDP by 2050 from climate change and natural hazards, severely impacting key sectors such as agriculture, tourism, and fishing, along with human health and labour productivity, according to a report jointly conducted by Nanyang Technological University of Singapore (NTU Singapore) and University of Glasgow.
PM Pham Minh Chinh hosts business, university leaders in UK Politics

PM Pham Minh Chinh hosts business, university leaders in UK

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh hosted leaders of ten foreign corporations and leading British universities in Edinburg, Scotland, on October 31 (local time), as part of his visit to the UK for the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26).
Helping facial-different children face the world with a smile Society

Helping facial-different children face the world with a smile

In an enduring symbol of UK-Vietnam friendship, the Facing the World (FTW) foundation has worked since 2008 to put smiles on the faces of Vietnamese children with facial deformities. FTW CEO and Trustee Katrin Kandel explains how the foundation chose Vietnam for its programme and how a shift in approach has helped its work to become more sustainable and effective.