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UNICEF commits more childcare support in Vietnam

23:45 09/10/2014

The United Nations' Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) jointly held a seminar in Hanoi on October 9 to discuss child-related issues in the 2016-2020 period.

Why does China win bids so easily in Vietnam?

23:28 01/10/2014

The recent incident in which two Chinese contractors suddenly abandoned their contracts related to the Upper Kon Tum hydroelectric project has aroused great concern because this is one of many projects using Chinese technology...

Child marriage still common in rural areas

13:42 27/09/2014

It has been the tradition for generations of girls of Ro Coi Commune to tie the nuptial knot while still under the age of 18.

State President tours Kon Tum province

17:31 24/09/2014

President Truong Tan Sang visited a number of localities in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on September 22-23 to monitor the construction of new-style rural areas, the allocation of farm land to ethnic minorities, the...

Quang Ngai's beautiful beaches attract visitors

00:52 24/09/2014

Quang Ngai province is located in the central coastal region, bordering Kon Tum province and the Truong Son mountain range to the west, Quang Nam to the north, Binh Dinh to the south and the East Sea to the east, with a coastline...

World Bank supports poverty reduction in Central Highlands

17:47 29/08/2014

The World Bank (WB) has agreed to provide preferential credit of US$150 million to six central highlands and Quang Ngai provinces for a poverty reduction and economic development project.

New tour linking Vietnam, Thailand, Laos under discussion

10:08 27/08/2014

Vietnam's Kon Tum province and Thailand's Ubonratchathani province are cooperating in developing a road tour linking localities in the two countries and Laos via Bo Y border gate, the Saigon Times Daily reported.

ADB finances road building projects in south-central region

20:04 21/08/2014

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide US$100 million in non-refundable aid for the five provinces of Binh Phuoc, Dak Nong, Dak Lak, Gia Lai and Kon Tum for road and bridge construction.

Germany helps Vietnam manage forest sustainably

17:06 19/08/2014

First two Vietnamese companies have received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification for their substantial contributions to forest development under a Vietnam-Germany forestry programme.

Vietnam wins four Green Good Design Awards in USA

17:42 31/07/2014

The Chicago Athenaeum and The European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies have presented renowned architect Vo Trong Nghia four Green Good Design Awards for preeminent works.


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