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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.

Seminar discusses sustainable tourism

23:44 09/10/2014

A seminar in Hanoi on October 9 aimed to strengthen the performance of the EU-Vietnam Programme for Environmental and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development for the Vietnam Tourism Association (VITA) in furtherance of...

FAO applauds Vietnam's poverty reduction achievements

23:44 09/10/2014

Vietnam is an idyllic model of success in agriculture and rural development that other economically troubled countries throughout the world should emulate, said officials from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation...

Vietnam attends Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting

11:39 08/10/2014

A Vietnamese delegation led by the Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Committee for Economic Affairs, Nguyen Van Giau, attended the 8th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership (ASEP-8) Meeting in Rome, Italy, on October 7.

Vietnam rice exports to rise by 6%: FAO

09:53 08/10/2014

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has predicted that Vietnam's rice exports would increase by six per cent year-on-year to 6.

Workshop tackles illegal trade in chemicals, waste

21:22 06/10/2014

The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and the United Nations Environment Programme jointly held a national capacity building workshop on controlling the illegal...

Vanuatu PM on five-day visit to Viet Nam

11:47 06/10/2014

Vanuatu's Prime Minister, Joe Natuman, started an official five-day visit to Viet Nam yesterday at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart, Nguyen Tan Dung.

Vietnam Ambassador addresses WTO public forum

12:33 04/10/2014

In a keynote address to the 2014 WTO Public Forum, Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnam's permanent representative to the United Nations, encapsulated developments in the country's movement to a full market economy.

Vietnam keen to construct sustainable development cities

09:21 04/10/2014

Vietnam seeks to apply models for healthy and happy cities in a bid to ensure a sustainable urban development strategy in the long run.

Vietnam's active participation in building UNHRC resolutions

12:31 27/09/2014

Vietnam has made positive and substantial contributions to building resolutions at the 27th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) which closed in Geneva, Switzerland on September 26.


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