The German parliament has approved the “Bildungscampus Deutscheland” (German education campus) project in Ho Chi Minh City.
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).
(VNF) - On February 25th, researchers, activists, representatives of international development partners and Vietnamese Government officials at the central and provincial levels, including those from five Red river delta localities (Hai Phong, Thai Binh, Nam Dinh, Ninh Binh and Quang Ninh), are gathering in Hai Phong city for the second Red river delta climate change symposium.
The Hanoi city People’s Committee has issued a plan on capital allocation for training rural labourers in which VND70 billion will be earmarked to provide vocational training for rural labourers in 2016.
(VNF) - A video contest to encourage Vietnamese youth to explore the meaning of diversity and explain it in a two-minute video was recently launched by the American Center.
(VNF) - The US Department of State announces a special opportunity for emerging civil society leaders including those from Vietnam to participate in 6 to 18-month professional fellowships.
(VNF) - English Champion 2016, a competition for primary and secondary school students, will be launched in Hanoi, Da Nang, and Ho Chi Minh cities from March 5th-April 9th.
(VNF) - The Record of Discussions for a technical cooperation project on “Strengthening clinical training system of newly-graduated nurses” was signed in Hanoi on February 2nd by Vietnam Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Mr. Mori Mutsuya and Director General of the Agency of Science, Technology and Training under the Ministry of Health, Mr Nguyen Cong Khan.
(VNF) - As the lunar new year 2016 is coming very soon, the Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group Viettel on February 2nd forecast that the number of 3G subscribers of Viettel is expected to increase from 30% to 50%, while customers who use data services will double.
(VNF) - “Australia’s commitment to development cooperation with Vietnam is ongoing and reflects our long-standing relationship. By helping to stimulate the private sector, up skill the workforce, and support inclusive growth, we will contribute to our shared, overarching goal of promoting prosperity and reducing poverty in Vietnam,” said Australian Ambassador to Vietnam, Mr Hugh Borrowman.
(VNF) - On January 21st, the organizing board of the “Devotion for Vietnam’s future” program reviewed its results in 2015 in a ceremony held in “Cancer village” Man Xa village, Van Mon commune, Yen Phong district, Bac Ninh province.
(VNF) - Some 1,200 kids in Nghe An province on January 16th-17th received free cardiovascular examinations from the charity program “Heart for kids”, said the Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group Viettel.
(VNF) - With a total investment of nearly VND1.6 billion, the newly-constructed Lo Su Thang elementary school in Din Chi commune, Muong Khuong district, Lao Cai province has been inaugurated on January 7th, 2016.
(VNF) - Thirty top Vietnamese students who are the latest recipients of the prestigious ASEAN New Zealand scholarships provided by the Government of New Zealand will begin post graduate study in New Zealand this month.
(VNF) - On January 4th, the US Embassy in Vietnam announces the Fulbright Vietnamese student scholarship program which covers tuition and fees, monthly stipend, round-trip airfare to the US and health insurance.