Press delegation of Laos impressed by VOV development

Press delegation of Laos impressed by VOV development

VOV.VN - Voice of Vietnam (VOV) Vice President Ngo Minh Hien hosted a working session alongside a press delegation from Laos which was led by Deputy Director General of Lao National Television Thongvanh Bounbouthong at VOV headquarters in Hanoi on October 18.

Information ministry to phase out 2G service soon

Information ministry to phase out 2G service soon

The Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) will soon announce a roadmap for full termination of the second generation network (2G) technology to release broadband support for 3G, 4G and 5G.

Female international drug trafficker arrested in Haiphong

Female international drug trafficker arrested in Haiphong

VOV.VN -Police in Haiphong have successfully arrested a Vietnamese woman suspected of being the gang leader of an international drug trafficking ring between the northern port city and the Republic of Korea (RoK).

New policies needed for radiation technology development

New policies needed for radiation technology development

Better cooperation is needed between domestic and international agencies, organisations and enterprises in the development of advanced radiation technologies, Hoang Anh Tuan, Director of the Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency said at a conference on atomic energy held in HCM City on October 17.

Women in Gia Lai enhance cooperation with Cambodian peers

Women in Gia Lai enhance cooperation with Cambodian peers

The Women’s Union of the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai and the Department of Women’s Affairs of Cambodia’s Stung Treng province have worked closely to enhance the “good neighbourliness, traditional friendship, sustainable and long-term cooperation” between the two nations, heard a conference held in Pleiku city on October 17.

Students need support for start-up innovation

Students need support for start-up innovation

Lack of capital and appropriate training were hindering the developing of start-up innovations among students at vocational training facilities, heard a workshop held in Hanoi on October 17.

Southeast Asia educational experts meets in Danang city

Southeast Asia educational experts meets in Danang city

VOV.VN - The sixth version of the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) Polytechnic Network Meeting began in Danang City on October 17, with the participation of 160 delegates from 64 regional educational organisations.

Partnership brings Italian educational approach to Vietnam

Partnership brings Italian educational approach to Vietnam

Italy’s Reggio Children on October 16 announced a partnership with Vietnam-based Embassy Education to introduce and implement Reggio Emilia Approach, a world-renowned Italian early-childhood educational approach, in Vietnam.

Flooding causes four deaths, heavy losses in central region

Flooding causes four deaths, heavy losses in central region

Floods following downpours, along with gale and lightning, killed four and caused heavy losses in many central localities from October 14 to 16, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Vietnam brings outbreaks of African swine fever under control

Vietnam brings outbreaks of African swine fever under control

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development organised a conference in Hanoi on October 17 to strengthen measures aimed at controlling the spread of the disease and applying biosafety procedures in breeding activities as a means towards greater sustainable development.

Revised Labour Code needs to promote rights of female labourers

Revised Labour Code needs to promote rights of female labourers

The revised Labour Code is expected to be submitted to the National Assembly for approval this month. However, major changes to the law are still under discussion in an attempt to ensure gender equality and enhance the development of female workers.