POLITICS

PM affirms Vietnam’s foreign policy of stronger cooperation with UN

Updated at 08:32:31 10/18/2017 (33)

Promoting effective cooperation with the United Nations (UN) is always a top priority of Vietnam’s foreign policies, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said while addressing a ceremony to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Vietnam’s membership to the UN in Hanoi on October 17.

EDUCATION

VN kids in Malaysia learn mother tongue

Updated at 15:14:53 09/18/2017 (42)

Tran Thi Chang, president of the Vietnamese women’s club in Malaysia, was worried. More and more Vietnamese children were growing up in the country, but there was no Vietnamese class for them to learn their mother tongue.

BUSINESS

Shrimp exports to EU rebound

Updated at 15:46:00 10/18/2017 (7)

Shrimp exports to the EU constantly increased in August and September, making it the biggest consumer of the Vietnamese product, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (Vasep).

SOCIETY

Solutions sought to end gender-based violence

Updated at 15:06:34 10/18/2017 (5)

Drastic efforts are crucial to ending gender inequality and violence against women and girls, said Le Khanh Luong, Vice Director of the Gender Equality Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

CULTURE

Green Tourism Week launched in Binh Thuan

Updated at 09:57:10 10/18/2017 (9)

BTO – To mark 22 years of Binh Thuan Tourism Day (October 24), Phan Thiet city and its neighboring localities will observe a series of environmental protection activities in response to the launch of “Green Tourism Week” campaign from October 18-24, 2017.