Thailand: Storm recovery underway in southern region ASEAN

Thailand: Storm recovery underway in southern region

Vocational students in Nakhon Si Thammarat have launched a service to fix electrical appliances in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Pabuk, while local people in Ban Na San District in Surat Thani are removing fallen tree branches that are obstructing roads.
Ca Mau ethnic minority poverty rate falls 3 percent Society

Ca Mau ethnic minority poverty rate falls 3 percent

The poverty rate of ethnic minority households in the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau fell by more than 3 percent each year after three years of implementation of its national target programme on sustainable poverty reduction that began in 2016.
Talent contest kicks off for students in Ho Chi Minh City Society

Talent contest kicks off for students in Ho Chi Minh City

The student association of the University of Social Sciences and Humanities (USSH) under the Vietnam National University-HCM City in collaboration with 60 universities and colleges in the city kicked off “The Greatest Show” programme on October 25.
HCM City, Yokohama to cooperate in training nurses Society

HCM City, Yokohama to cooperate in training nurses

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs will send students of local universities, colleges and vocational schools to the Japanese city of Yokohama for training in nursing skills.
Vocational schools to go green Society

Vocational schools to go green

Technical vocational education and training (TVET) institutes in Ho Chi Minh City plan to train students in green-growth fields that promote economic sustainability.
Ministry reforms school entry rules Society

Ministry reforms school entry rules

This year, the Ministry of Education and Training will decide minimum entrance scores for only teacher training institutions while minimum entrance scores for other universities, colleges and vocational schools will be scrapped.
2018 promises to be a busy year for MoLISA Society

2018 promises to be a busy year for MoLISA

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) to improve the quality of vocational training, describing this as a key to escape the middle-income trap. ​