Hanoi, Belgian province boost cooperation Politics

Hanoi, Belgian province boost cooperation

Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Doan Toan on November 11 hosted a reception for Governor of Belgium’s Antwerp province Cathy Berx, who is on a working visit to Vietnam.
President Ho Chi Minh memorial site to become historical-tourism complex Society

President Ho Chi Minh memorial site to become historical-tourism complex

The National Special National Relic Site Commemorating President Ho Chi Minh in his hometown of Kim Lien Village, Nam Dan District, the central province of Nghe An will be developed to become a destination for revolutionary education and a tourism complex under a master plan recently approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
HCM City advised to optimise potential of waterway tourism Travel

HCM City advised to optimise potential of waterway tourism

As much as 16 percent of the natural area of Ho Chi Minh City is made up of rivers and canals, which creates a great resource for the city’s tourism development through the forming of diverse waterway tourism products, according to experts.
Climate change threatens water security Environment

Climate change threatens water security

Ensuring water security is becoming an urgent matter of Vietnam in the context that climate change is causing bad impact on all aspects of the life from socio-economic affairs to the environment.
Exhibition on the development of Hanoi Society

Exhibition on the development of Hanoi

Exhibition Hanoi – The Future Metropolis with the participation of curators Sylvie Fanchette, Emmanuel Cerise, and Amelie Codugnella will be held at L’Espace from September 1.
RoK experience supports Vietnam’s development Business

RoK experience supports Vietnam’s development

The outcomes of the 2014 Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP), launched by the Republic of Korea (RoK) to share experience in socio-economic development with Vietnam, were announced at a conference held in Hanoi on March 11.
Society

Hanoi seminar discusses urban planning

A conference on regional urban planning was held in Hanoi on November 7, bringing together approximately 400 experts from Japan, the Republic of Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam.
Society

WB set to help Can Tho develop

The World Bank (WB) will continue supporting Can Tho as it looks to adapt to changing socio-economic conditions, pledged bank representative Astrid Westerlind at a conference in the Mekong Delta city on June 16.
Business

Challenges in investing in sanitation sector

It is projected that Vietnam will need to invest about 8.3 billion USD in urban liquid waste collection and treatment from now until 2025, said a senior urban management specialist.