Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on August 26 has urged the education sector to accelerate the granting of autonomy to State-run universities, which he said is a breakthrough to improve tertiary education quality.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) will accelerate education reform, including designing new textbooks, revitalizing examinations, and reassessing test-driven education, giving priority to the students’ interest, MoET Minister Pham Vu Luan has said.
(VOV) - Hungary is extremely competitive in terms of nuclear energy training costs, when compared with other nations around the globe - a good advantage for Vietnam to develop human resources for future nuclear power plants, said Vietnamese Ambassador to Hungary Ngo Duy Ngo.
Improving the skills of tour guides is the first and foremost step in developing Vietnam’s tourism industry sustainably, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh has said.
(VOV) -Two Vietnamese students won bronze medals at the Microsoft Office Specialist Word Championship 2014 (MOSWC) which was held in California, the US, from July 27-30.
Panasonic Vietnam Co. Ltd., on July 30 presented over 1,000 washing machines worth VND5 billion (US$235,000) to social welfare centres for children and boarding schools for ethnic children nationwide.
(VOV) -The Embassy of Peru in Hanoi on July 25 launched an essay writing contest as part of festivities celebrating 20 years of Vietnam-Peru diplomacy, which coincides with the country’s Independence Day (July 28).
(VOV) -Vietnamese students have bagged three gold and two silver medals at the 45th International Physics Olympiad taking place in Astana, Kazakhstan from July 13-21, placing overall among the top ten.
(VOV) -Vietnamese students amassed two silver and two bronze medals at the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI 2014) in Taiwan (China), announced the Ministry of Education and Training on July 19.
(VOV) - Teaching the mother tongue to Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) youth is an effective way to enhance their knowledge about history and culture, serving to preserve and promote a strong sense of national identity.
More than 571,000 high school students nationwide began the national university entrance examinations on July 4 seeking a place at one of the 141 universities and colleges.
(VOV) - The embassies of France and Germany in Hanoi will jointly host a friendly football tournament in Hanoi to welcome the ongoing World Cup 2014 in Brazil.
(VOV) - Three Vietnamese students will participate in the final round of the Microsoft Office Specialist Word Championship 2014 (MOSWC) in California, the US, from July 27-30.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has adopted a project to establish a Fulbright Vietnam University under the non-profit foreign-invested university model.
More than 900,000 high school students nationwide are sitting graduation exams, starting on June 2.