Life may be hard because of the flooding, but hope arrives for the children of Chuong My (downtown of Hanoi), one of the areas hardest hit by heavy downpours that began in late July, thank to an initiative which delivers books to youngsters via boat.
(VNF)- Mr Hugh Borrowman, Australian Ambassador to Vietnam, has launched a pilot vocational education training program in the Central city of Da Nang.
In the 2010-2015 period, over 4.1 million rural labourers were provided with vocational training, according to the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).
(VNF) - On the occasion of Can Tho University’s 50th anniversary, a seminar to introduce the outline of a coming joint research program with the private sector under the scope of the “Can Tho University improvement” project was on April 1st.
(VNF) - This is theme of the Security World 2016, co-hosted by the Ministry of Public Security and International Data Group in Vietnam (IDG Vietnam), opened in Hanoi on March 29th.
Two child-friendly community-based libraries were inaugurated on March 30th at Tam Xa and Dong Hoi pre-schools in Dong Anh district of Hanoi.
(VNF) - The “For a green Vietnam” 2016 planting forest festival was held on March 27th by Canon Vietnam Co., Ltd, Thanh Hoa provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development; Ben En National Park; and Nhu Thanh district People’s Committee.
(VNF) - “Kids Read”, the award-winning reading program aimed at school children developed by the British Council and funded by HSBC was launched in Hanoi on March 25th.
(VNF) - On March 20th, the second round of 2016 English Champion opened in the Newton Hanoi School (for the Northern region and Da Nang-KV1) and the Ho Chi Minh city-branch National Academy of Public Administration (for the Southern region-KV2).
A ground-breaking meeting between senior Vietnamese and Australian Government officials in Canberra this week was the first government-to-government dialogue on innovation and science cooperation.
Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the country’s first ever 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network.
The first round of English Champion 2016 contest opened in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh and Da Nang cities on March 6th, luring nearly 22,000 pupils from 1,014 schools nationwide.
In Hanoi, on March 3rd, researchers of ESCANBER project disseminate their research outcomes at a symposium to further application of the results of their research to the public sphere.
Over 60 of Australia’s top education institutions will be in Vietnam for a series of student exhibitions in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh city and Da Nang from March 5th to 7th.
A skills standards development and validation workshop opened in Ho Chi Minh city on March 1st by the Australian Consul-General in Ho Chi Minh city.
(VNF) - Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) has recently set up the Centre for Rubber Research and Technology following the success of the project "Establishment of carbon-cycle-system with natural rubber" sponsored by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
(VNF) - A pilot initiative called the Canada Express Study program (CES) was kicked off by the Consulate General of Canada in Ho Chi Minh city, the Embassy of Canada in Hanoi, and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), and Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan).