(VOV) - Two students from Singapore Polytechnic (SP) have developed a low-cost water filtration cartridge that can help ease the shortage of clean water in rural Vietnam, according to Singapore’s online Today newspaper.
(VOV) - A delegation from the Vietnam National Assembly (NA) Ethnic Council led by its Chairman Ksor Phuoc, held a working session with representatives from the Lao NA Ethnic Affairs Committee led by its Chairman Duangdy Outthachak in Hanoi on May 13.
(VOV) -As the world’s sixth biggest economy with a population of 195 million, the Brazilian market offers great potential for penetration by Vietnamese products, says the Vietnam Trade Office (VTO) in the South American country.
A solemn meeting was held in Hai Duong province on April 27 in response to “Immunisation Week” launched by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in the Western Pacific Region.
(VOV) -A wide range of activities are scheduled for the first Book Day in Ho Chi Minh City on April 20-21.
International partners applauded the efforts Vietnam has made over the past years for many significant achievements in the healthcare sector, and pledge to continue working closely with the country.
(VOV) -The US charitable organization TCF will provided VND810 million in non-refundable aid for a project in support of disadvantaged people in Thua Thien-Hue, central Vietnam.
The Office of the Non-Formal and Informal Education, under the Ministry of Education, has launched the "Smart Book Home" project to instill in Thai people a love for reading, especially those living in rural and remote areas.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called on relevant agencies and localities to take tougher measures against the spread of blue-ear pig disease.
(VOV) - Despite economic difficulties, the Vietnamese government has paid special attention to the poor, especially during the lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
(VOV) - Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan on January 28 received Yohei Sasakawa, President of Japan’s Nippon Foundation, on a visit to Vietnam.
(VOV) - The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) handed over 50 computers to the Laos Ministry of Science and Technology in Vientiane on January 24.
The Government has decided to spend VND2.4 trillion (US$115.2 million) to support 23 poor districts nationwide to reduce poverty quickly and sustainably in the next five years.
(VOV) - The traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos is an invaluable asset that should be maintained and developed in the future.
(VOV) - Vietnam has now produced 10 out of the 11 types of vaccines included under the expanded programme for immunisation (EPI).