President urges education sector to act amid COVID-19 Society

President urges education sector to act amid COVID-19

The education sector should act up to the COVID-19 situation and take measures to minimise its negative impact, requested President Nguyen Xuan Phuc in his letter sent to the sector at the outset of the 2021-2022 school year.
Lao top legislator appreciates Vietnam’s proposals at AIPA-42 World

Lao top legislator appreciates Vietnam’s proposals at AIPA-42

Chairman of the Lao National Assembly (NA) Saysomphone Phomvihane has highly valued contributions as well as constructive initiatives and proposals of the Vietnamese NA at the 42nd ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) General Assembly held from August 23-25 via videoconference.
Learning society considered special national resource: Minister Society

Learning society considered special national resource: Minister

The development of a learning society is to build a special resource for the country, stated Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Kim Son during a virtual conference held on June 18 to review the implementation of the national learning society programme for the 2012-2020 period.
Vietnam well performs towards reducing plastic waste Environment

Vietnam well performs towards reducing plastic waste

Vietnam has recorded positive results after nearly two years carrying out the “saying no to plastic waste” movement, according to vice head of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE)’s Vietnam Environment Administration Nguyen Thuong Hien.
Planting trees to secure the future: Minister Environment

Planting trees to secure the future: Minister

“Planting and protecting trees will be a gift for our future generations, particularly when the humanity is racing against the clock to handle global crises such as climate change, degradation of biodiversity, environmental pollution, and disease”, said Minister of Natural Resource and Environment (MoNRE) Tran Hong Ha.
Environmental consciousness creates dynamics for circular economy Business

Environmental consciousness creates dynamics for circular economy

As people are increasingly aware of environmental protection, the Government has identified development of low-carbon economy and circular economy as a top priority, contributing to shifting the economic structure into a more sustainable fashion, according to Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha.
Vietnam an economic success story: Khmer Times World

Vietnam an economic success story: Khmer Times

Cambodia’s Khmer Times newspaper published an article on February 1 saying that, under the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), Vietnam is viewed as an economic success story and its growth has been among the highest worldwide over the last decade.
VAVA praised for efforts to care for AO victims Society

VAVA praised for efforts to care for AO victims

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc paid a visit to the Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (VAVA) on January 20, during which he praised the efforts, activeness and creativity of the association at all levels in protecting the legitimate rights of Agent Orange/dioxin (AO) victims as well as caring and supporting them.
Vietnam – economic bright spot in 2020 Business

Vietnam – economic bright spot in 2020

Vietnam has emerged as an economic bright spot with a growth rate of 2.91 percent in 2020, which is attributable to the country’s efforts in containing COVID-19 and timely support policies to people and businesses, international organisations said.
Vietnam – economic bright spot in 2020 Business

Vietnam – economic bright spot in 2020

Vietnam has emerged as an economic bright spot with a growth rate of 2.91 percent in 2020, which is attributable to the country’s efforts in containing COVID-19 and timely support policies to people and businesses, international organisations said.
Poverty reduction in Hanoi a success Society

Poverty reduction in Hanoi a success

The capital city of Hanoi has completed its poverty reduction targets two years earlier than scheduled during the period of 2016-2020, with no communes and villages in extremely poor conditions.
Hanoi fines people without face masks in public Society

Hanoi fines people without face masks in public

In densely populated areas and residential markets, especially on Ke Ve street (a street with heavy traffic in Dong Ngac ward, Bac Tu Liem district) in less than an hour, there are more than 10 cases of people not wearing masks that were handled by the interdisciplinary checkpoint of the police force of Dong Ngac ward.