The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has kicked off a university accreditation process, but the criteria for quality assurance remain controversial.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has expressed thanks to Ho Chi Minh City authorities for their support to active Japanese investors, adding that the southern city is an economic frontrunner of Vietnam.
Vanuatu Prime Minister Joe Natuman on October 9 returned home from his five-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung.
The northern province of Lao Cai has been given Government permission to hire foreign consultants to map out a plan for the Sa Pa urban tourism site.
The Dong Tru arch bridge, made of steel tubes filled with cement, was opened for safety testing in Hanoi on October 9 as part of the extended Highway No.
Strong measures are being proposed to put struggling Vinalines, once a leading player in the shipping business, back afloat.
Russia has regarded Vietnam as a trusted partner and will continue to work together with the country for stronger security and defence cooperation.
Vietnam will share its economic development experience with Laos for both to grow together, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has affirmed.
The first ever Asia-Europe New Music Festival hosted by Vietnam kicked off in magnificent style at the Hanoi Opera House on October 8 with Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam in attendance.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will pay official visits to Belgium, the European Union (EU) and Germany from October 13-15.