Tag: "community"

Experts call Tay Ninh the bridge to ASEAN

Experts call Tay Ninh the bridge to ASEAN

The southern city of Tay Ninh is the last point in the Cuu Long (Mekong River) Delta region but from the perspective of ASEAN connectivity the city is the starting point connecting Vietnam with the Southeast Asia region.

Project to improve community ability launched

Project to improve community ability launched

The non-governmental organisation Habitat for Humanity Vietnam (HFH Vietnam) in collaboration with the Samsung C&T Corporation and Habitat for Humanity Korea have recently launched a project to improve community ability and natural disaster response.

Thua Thien-Hue steps up efforts to care for disabled people

Thua Thien-Hue steps up efforts to care for disabled people

Authorities of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue have been making every effort to provide the best support for local people with disabilities, helping them surmount any inferiority complex and integrate into the community.

Hockey community passes the puck to Vietnam

Hockey community passes the puck to Vietnam

For many people, hockey is a very new sport in Vietnam, however, it has been played in the country for over 10 years now. In fact, Vietnam has a national men’s hockey team to compete in international tournaments.

Consumption tax hike needed

Consumption tax hike needed

Health activists say special consumption taxes imposed on alcohol, beer and tobacco should be increased to improve community health and tackle the national budget deficit.

Mekong Delta businesses study impacts of AEC, TPP

 Mekong Delta businesses study impacts of AEC, TPP

A conference on the impacts of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement on the enterprises and economy of the Mekong Delta was held in Can Tho city on March 30.

ANZ-funded community project opens three more schools

ANZ-funded community project opens three more schools

Three more schools have been opened in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang as part of Project 3E (Educate, Enrich and Employ), an educational community initiative funded by ANZ Bank and Saigon Children’s Charity (SCC).

Work starts on ASEAN Culture House in Busan, Korea

Work starts on ASEAN Culture House in Busan, Korea

Construction on an ASEAN Culture House recently started in Busan city, in the Republic of Korea (RoK) as part of efforts to promote mutual understanding and cultural exchanges with ASEAN member states.

ASEAN, Russia towards 20-year celebration of dialogue partnership

ASEAN, Russia towards 20-year celebration of dialogue partnership

The 14th Meeting of the ASEAN-Russia Joint Cooperation Committee (ARJCC) took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on March 16, to discuss measures to increase bilateral cooperation in celebration of the 20th founding anniversary of their dialogue partnership.

Preparing Thai skilled labor for AC

Preparing Thai skilled labor for AC

Thailand is accelerating skilled labor development in response to the growing demand for a qualified workforce in the ASEAN Community.

ASEAN chiefs of defence forces meet in Vientiane

ASEAN chiefs of defence forces meet in Vientiane

The 13th ASEAN Chiefs of Defence Forces Informal Meeting (ACDFIM-13) commenced in Vientiane, Laos, in the morning of March 14, under the theme “Promoting Defence Cooperation for a Dynamic ASEAN Community”.

Dong Nai addresses difficulties for enterprises

Dong Nai addresses difficulties for enterprises

A meeting to share opportunities and address challenges in business processes was opened in the southern province of Dong Nai on March 10 with the participation of over 300 enterprises.