Hundreds join walk to raise Earth Hour awareness

Hundreds join walk to raise Earth Hour awareness

Earth Hour Ambassador Thuy Van and hundreds of workers from Hanoi City Power Corporation walked along main streets in downtown Hanoi on March 21 in response to Earth Hour 2017.

Minister visits RoK to increase labour cooperation

Minister visits RoK to increase labour cooperation

Vietnam’s Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung paid a working visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) from March 16-18 to promote bilateral cooperation in labour.

Hoang Sa, Truong Sa exhibition opens in Kon Tum

Hoang Sa, Truong Sa exhibition opens in Kon Tum

An exhibition featuring maps and documents affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes kicked off on March 21 in Dak Ha district of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.

Japan eyes educational investment in HCM City

Japan eyes educational investment in HCM City

Japan’s Kate Educational Institute is planning to establish a vocational training school in Ho Chi Minh City in order to meet the increasing demand of skilled labourers in Vietnam, according to a representative from the institute.

HCM City metro to be linked with high-rises

HCM City metro to be linked with high-rises

HCM City’s Urban Railway Management Board has submitted a plan to the municipal People’s Committee to link the urban railway system underground with high-rise buildings, apartments and shopping complexes.

Symposium for healthy growth of Vietnamese children

Symposium for healthy growth of Vietnamese children

A symposium titled “Evidence-based Nutrition Solutions for Healthy Growth and Dietary Diversity in Children with Growth Issues” has been recently held in Hanoi to share the latest scientific information with Vietnamese healthcare professionals.

Danang acts to prevent violence against women

Danang acts to prevent violence against women

A fund-raising delegation from the United Nations National Committee in Australia had a working session with the Women’s Union of Danang on March 20 on the implementation of a project to encourage the community to join hands to prevent violence against women and girls in the central city.