A recent proposal to stop schooling on Saturday received applause from parents and students, but was frowned upon by schools over fears of breaking curriculum guidelines.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has met with South African Minister of Science and Technology Grace Nadeli Mandisa Pandor, who expressed interest in strengthening scientific and technological cooperation with Vietnam.
Professor Jerome Friedman, an American physicist who won the 1990 Nobel Prize in Physics, on Tuesday addressed local lecturers, researchers and students at a talk taking place in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Dinh.
(VNF) - A four-day Australia - Vietnam technical exchange on capacity-building for national qualifications frameworks began in Hanoi on July 28th in a bid to support the final stage of the development of Vietnam’s national qualification framework and its implementation.
(VNF) - A World Bank-funded project provided drainage, wastewater collections and treatment plants as well solid waste management facilities and conducted a comprehensive capacity building program in the cities of Dong Hoi, Quy Nhon and Nha Trang.
(VNF) - Outstanding Vietnamese candidates are now able to participate in the Fulbright US - ASEAN visiting scholar program academic year 2016 - 2017.
Construction work of the country’s first-ever science complex that costs nearly US$8 million to build began Monday in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Dinh.
The 2nd edition of the French Language World Forum (FLWF) is taking place from July 20-23 in Liege (Brussels), bringing together more than 1,500 delegates worldwide including Vietnamese representatives to share their perspectives and projects regarding “creative Francophonie”.
The Australian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City on July 17 kick started the New Colombo Plan in southern provinces.
(VNF) - The Ho Chi Minh city-based Australian Consulate General hosted a reception to launch the Australian Government’s new Colombo plan on the evening of July 17th.
(VNF) - Twenty nine rectors/vice rectors of Vietnamese vocational training institutions, who participated in a management and leadership training course in Australia late last year, discussed the application of the expertise and experience they gained in a workshop in Hanoi on July 17th.
(VNF) - Representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and GIZ GmbH have recently inked the implementation agreements for two new technical cooperation programs.
Vietnamese students bagged two gold, three silver and one bronze medal at the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Thailand, rising to fifth place of the 104 participating teams, revealed the Ministry of Education and Training’s Department of Education Testing and Accreditation on July 15.
The Prime Minister has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment to collaborate with relevant ministries to allocate a 3.1 trillion VND (144.2 million USD) loan from the World Bank to improve facilities and education quality in public universities.
All five Vietnamese students have won medals, including three gold and two silver, at the 2015 International Physics Olympiads.
All five Vietnamese students partaking in the International Physics Olympiad 2015 in India have bagged medals including three golds.
(VNF) - The record of discussions on “Sustainable natural resource management” project was signed on July 9th in Hanoi by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), and five provincial People’s Committees including Dien Bien, Lai Chau, Son La, Hoa Binh and Lam Dong.