(VOV) - The Japanese Government has provided Vietnam with more than US$853,000 in non-refundable aid to carry out development projects, announced the HCM City-based Japanese Consulate General.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Laos have agreed to redouble their cooperative efforts on education as the two countries look towards 2014.
Vietnamese students have performed well in the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey conducted by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Party Politburo member Le Hong Anh, National Assembly deputy representing Can Tho city, on December 2 met voters in the city’s Phong Dien district to hear their opinions on the recently-ended sixth session of the 13th National Assembly.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Buddhist Shangha (VBS) held a prestigious ceremony at Yen Tu relic site in Quang Ninh province on December 1.
(VOV) -The “One Day with Doraemon” painting exhibition, organised by Kim Dong Publishing House, launched in Hanoi on November 30.
(VOV) - The World Bank’s 2014 Vietnam Development Report concludes the country needs to improve its workforce’s productivity in order to meet the demands arising from its transition towards a modern, industrial market economy.
Vietnam's life insurance segment is expected to exceed its annual target of 15% with 19-21% growth in the previous three quarters, a senior industry official says.
(VOV) -The British Academy has presented a Schools Language Awards to the Vietnam Supplementary School for its contribution to teaching Vietnamese in the UK.
Samsung Vina Electronics company on November 27 handed over a hi-tech library to Chu Van An high school in Hanoi, raising the number of such libraries to 28 and offering more than 40,000 books to 22,000 pupils across the country.
(VOV) - Japan has pledged to provide nearly US$580,000 in non-refundable aid for five projects to improve infrastructure in Vietnam.
(VOV) - The Ba Ria-Vung Tau provincial People’s Committee, coordinating with Australia’s Brien Holden Vision Institute, organised a November 26 meeting reviewing the results of its Vietnam-Australia Vision Support Project during the 2007–2013 period.
The first ever Japan-Vietnam piano festival will take place in Hanoi from November 27-29.
The overseas Vietnamese (OV) community in France has donated almost EUR5,000 in support of flood victims in Vietnam’s central region.
(VOV) - A G10 team from the Nguyen Binh Khiem primary school in Ho Chi Minh City won the championship title at the 2013 International Robothon Competition in Manila, the Philippines on November 24.