(VOV) - The International Labour Organisation (ILO) recently announced that labour productivity in Vietnam is among the lowest in the Asia – Pacific region.
(VOV) - The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) in Phnom Penh on September 30 provided scholarships for 44 Cambodian finance and banking students in Vietnam and Cambodia for the 2014-2015 academic year.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s wood and timber exports jumped 13.5% to US$4.41 billion in the first nine months of this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
The project “Bringing the Internet to villages” by the Vietnam Internet Fund (VNIF) was launched in Moc Hoa district, the Mekong Delta province of Long An on September 29.
Vietnam's Hanel DTT Technology Joint Stock Company recently signed a cooperation agreement with Sundrew Myanmar Company to build an open e-government platform (OEP) based on open source technologies in Myanmar.
(VOV) - Vietnam has made positive and substantial contributions to building resolutions at the 27th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) which closed in Geneva, Switzerland on September 26.
Vietnam has witnessed a resurgence in its cassava exports since August 2014, but its cassava industry continues to face development challenges, experts said.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Cambodia on September 25 agreed to strengthen and consolidate the friendship, solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two nation’s armies and peoples.
(VOV) - More than 70 foreign delegates are gathering in Binh Dinh province to examine ways to manage solid waste in a pro-poor, environmentally sustainable and economically viable manner in secondary cities and small towns in the Asia-Pacific region.
(VOV) -A high-ranking military delegation led by Sen. Lieut. General Ngo Xuan Lich, Chief of the General Department of Politics under the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) is paying a working visit to Cambodia from September 24 to 27.
President Truong Tan Sang visited a number of localities in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on September 22-23 to monitor the construction of new-style rural areas, the allocation of farm land to ethnic minorities, the maintenance of security and the implementation of judicial reform.
President Truong Tan Sang paid a working visit to the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on September 21-22 to assess the local socio-economic situation, the implementation of administrative reform, and the new-style rural area building.
The Prime Minister has recognised Phu Quoc island district in the southern province of Kien Giang as a second-tier city.
(VOV) - The fifth Asian Development Forum (ADF-5) themed "Challenges and strategies towards sustained growth of Asia" will be held in Hanoi on September 19 by the Ministry of Planning and Investment in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Vietnam had invested US$19 billion in 890 projects in 63 countries and territories worldwide by July this year.