The UK’s newly-appointed Ambassador to Vietnam Gareth Ward has affirmed that defence relationship is a very important indicator to strengthen the Vietnam-UK relations.
More than 12,850ha has replanted trees by Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) to replace the forests it chopped down to make room for 18 hydropower plants nationwide.
Each month, nearly 100 trees are stolen from the Yok Don National Park in Dak Lak province, while local rangers say that they can't stop the situation.
A draft plan to overhaul general education (Grades 1-12) that the Ministry of Education has been developing for the past three years envisages the most drastic and positive changes to education since 1945, Dr Pham Thi Ly, an educationist has opined.
The nation’s largest centre for technology transfer at the Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park, with the largest solar battery production line, was just inaugurated by Hanoi authorities.
The Republic of Korea (RoK) - Vietnam Incubator Park (KVIP) was inaugurated on November 14th at the Tra Noc II Industrial Park in Phuoc Thoi ward, O Mon district, Can Tho city.
Starting from next summer, Air New Zealand will launch direct flight to Ho Chi Minh city with three flights a week.
(VNF) - Vietnam has won the final round of the Cyber SEA Games just closing in Jakarta, Indonesia.
A project that ensures equitable sharing of benefits from genetic resources and targets conservation work and sustainable use of biodiversity in Vietnam was passed by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
(VNF) - More than 5 million Vietnamese people living in the poorest rural and mountainous areas are expected to benefit from improved access to sanitation and water supply, thanks to a USD200 million credit approved by the World Bank.
Japan will support Vietnam build nuclear power plants with the highest level of international safety standards in the central province of Ninh Thuan.
The Politburo has issued Decision 2109-QDNS/TW on approving the Executive Committee and Standing Board as well as the positions of Secretary and Deputy Secretary of the Long An provincial Party Committee term X for the 2015-2020 tenure.
Vietnam and China issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of the State visit to Vietnam by Party General Secretary and President of China Xi Jinping from November 5th-6th at the invitation of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and President Truong Tan Sang.
(VNF) - Expansion in renewables, greater energy efficiency, and increased power trading in Asia could help Vietnam meet an expected 7-10% increase a year in power demand through 2030.
The 18th Hung Yen provincial Party Congress closed on November 2nd, completing its agenda.
(VNF) - Wildlife champions and founders of One More Generation from the US and young Rhino Ambassadors from South Africa just arrived in Hanoi for a week-long outreach exchange with Vietnamese youth to address the rhino poaching crisis in South Africa.
The 18th Hung Yen provincial Party Congress will take place on November 1st, with the participation of 332 delegates, representing 63,423 Party members.