Tag: "global"

Vietnam responds to Global Handwashing Day

Vietnam responds to Global Handwashing Day

As many as 2,000 primary teachers and pupils in Hanoi joined officials and delegates from international organisations at a meeting held in the city on October 15 in response to Global Handwashing Day.

Vietnam always accompanies world youth: official

Vietnam always accompanies world youth: official

The government and youth of Vietnam always accompany young people around the world, a Vietnamese official said at the Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Youth held in Moscow, Russia on October 12-13.

Miss Ocean Vietnam Global to run in 2018

Miss Ocean Vietnam Global to run in 2018

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has licenced Phuong Nam Design & Training Joint Stock Company to host the 2018 Miss Ocean Vietnam Global.

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in nine months

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in nine months

Vietnam’s economy witnessed positive changes in the first nine months of 2017 with growth increasing from quarter to quarter, according to Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam.

Global Centre for Mekong Studies debuts

Global Centre for Mekong Studies debuts

The Global Centre for Mekong Studies (GCMS) made debut in Cambodia on September 28, aiming to strengthen the academic exchange and support for the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC).

Vietnam getting more competitive

Vietnam getting more competitive

The World Economic Forum’s latest global competitiveness list, released on September 27, ranked Vietnam 55th overall, up five places from last year and 20 from five years ago.

Top ten honeymoon resorts in Vietnam

Top ten honeymoon resorts in Vietnam

VOV.VN - The global travel site TripAdvisor has listed the top ten resorts in Vietnam that foreign newlyweds often choose for their honeymoon destination.

Business leaders speak out against irrational charges

Business leaders speak out against irrational charges

Leaders of the business community claim that reductions in taxes and fees and the removal of irrational business conditions should be among the key measures for the government to keep enterprises afloat.

APEC forum highlights disaster management in sustainable growth

APEC forum highlights disaster management in sustainable growth

Natural disaster management activities should be implemented in parallel with ensuring sustainable growth, and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) will not be completed without the successful prevention of calamities, APEC senior officials have noted.

After TPP, Vietnam searches for other trade avenues

After TPP, Vietnam searches for other trade avenues

Though global trade growth is on the wane and protectionism walls are up in some areas, Vietnam is still in good position to overcome the trade slowdown, with potential to further boost manufacturing and room to grow the services sector.

Another company joins Global Forestry and Trade Network

Another company joins Global Forestry and Trade Network

Bao Chau Private Enterprise, a forest manager in central Phu Yen province, on September 13 joined the Global Forest and Trade Network (GFTN), a World Wildlife Fund (WWF) initiative linking more than 300 companies worldwide that are committed to responsible forestry.