VOV to cooperate with Azerbaijan in tourism promotion

VOV to cooperate with Azerbaijan in tourism promotion

VOV.VN - Voice of Vietnam President Nguyen The Ky said that VOV hopes to further cooperate with Azerbaijan to expand cooperation in communication, education, and tourism between Vietnam and Azerbaijan.

IT Olympiad for students, int’l programming contests conclude

IT Olympiad for students, int’l programming contests conclude

The 28th Informatics Olympiad for Students, the international programming contest (Procon) Vietnam and the 2019 International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) Asia Da Nang Regional Contest concluded on December 6 after three days of competition.

Honda honours young Vietnamese engineers and scientists

Honda honours young Vietnamese engineers and scientists

VOV.VN - The Honda Vietnam Company awarded the 2019 Honda Y-E-S Award to the nation’s 10 most outstanding young engineers and scientists, giving away a total of US$30,000 and 10 motorcycles during a ceremony in Hanoi on December 7.

Int’l confab on human resources training for integration

Int’l confab on human resources training for integration

The Hanoi Interior University under the Interior Ministry, the French Embassy in Vietnam and the Chandler Institute of Governance on December 6 jointly held an international conference on the training of the human resources in service of international integration.

Vietnam builds new national strategy on gender equality

Vietnam builds new national strategy on gender equality

More than 80 experts from governmental agencies, domestic and international organizations, and academia attended “The launching workshop on the review of the National Strategy on Gender Equality and the development of the new National Strategy on Gender Equality 2021-2030” in Hanoi on December 6.

Vietnam achieves significant progress in gender equality

Vietnam achieves significant progress in gender equality

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, UN Women, and the Australian Embassy in Hanoi on December 6 opened a workshop to review Vietnam’s 10 year implementation of the national strategy on gender equality and to plan its strategy for the next decade.

Vietnam seeks to reduce plastic waste in ocean

Vietnam seeks to reduce plastic waste in ocean

Vietnam will do its best to remove 75% of the plastic waste in the ocean by 2030, based on the initiatives outlined in a national action plan on the management of plastic waste in the ocean, issued by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Deputy PM addresses conference on anti-corruption initiative

Deputy PM addresses conference on anti-corruption initiative

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh delivered a keynote speech at a high-level session of the 10th Regional Conference of the Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia-Pacific, themed “Preventing and Combating Corruption in Infrastructure Projects in Asia-Pacific”, in Hanoi on December 6.

Vietnam ranks sixth in Global Climate Risk Index

Vietnam ranks sixth in Global Climate Risk Index

VOV.VN - Vietnam is one of the six countries most heavily impacted by extreme weather phenomena in the past decade, according to a report released by Germanwatch, a German environmental organization.

Road traffic accident in Gia Lai leaves several victims dead

Road traffic accident in Gia Lai leaves several victims dead

VOV.VN -Three people have been killed, with an additional three victims currently in a critical condition, following a road traffic accident that occurred between a lorry and a semi-trailer truck that took place on National Highway 14 of Gia Lai province on December 5.