Ho Chi Minh City launches Vietnam’s first children’s council

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Ho Chi Minh City has become the first city or province in Vietnam to introduce a representative body for its minors with the establishment of a children’s council.

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Enabling Boat: ICT training to empower coastal youth

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Today, Microsoft Vietnam, the Centre for Marinelife Conservation and Community Development (MCD), and other stakeholders are launching the “Enabling Boat” project, aiming to support disadvantaged youth in the coastal areas to get access to ICT, adapt to the digital era, improve livelihoods as well as increase awareness about marine conservation.

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10,000 Vinasun cabbies seek permission for rally against Uber, Grab in Vietnam

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More than 10,000 Vinasun employees have signed a petition seeking permission to stage a public protest against app-based ride-hailing services Grab and Uber, the Vietnamese taxi operator announced on Thursday.

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Sea water in central Vietnam meets environmental standards: authority

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Sea water in four central Vietnamese provinces hit by the Formosa pollution crisis last year is finally back to meeting environmental safety standards, the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) announced this week.

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Shipbuilders flout contracts in fishing boat scandal in central Vietnam: inspectors

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Two shipbuilders responsible for 18 fishing boats which suffered damage shortly after delivery were found to have violated the technical specifications listed in their contracts with fishermen in the south-central province of Binh Dinh, inspectors said Thursday.

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Vietnam netizens mobilise to save foreign volunteer

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A Thursday morning at the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (NIHBT) is just like every other weekday morning at a hospital: crowded, noisy with patients awaiting medical examinations.

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Asia Coffee-Vietnam flips to discounts; Indonesia flat

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Vietnam coffee export prices slipped to discounts against the international benchmark as robusta prices in London rose last week on supply worries, while ample harvests kept Indonesian coffee price rebates steady, traders said on Thursday.

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Dynamically growing Ho Tram Strip in the grand plan for Vietnam's economic development

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On June 15, Ho Tram Project Company (HTP) announced the development of the third phase of its Ho Tram Strip project, a residential tower, condotel, and villa development, marking another milestone for the project as well as the company. Michael Kelly, HTP’s executive chairman, talked with VIR’s Hong Anh about HTP’s grand plan for Ho Tram Strip and the company’s work to turn the development into a major attraction in the south of Vietnam that also contributes to the economic...

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Doosan Heavy to mentor partners to start in Vietnam

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Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co. has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with its five partners at its Vietnamese operation Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam Co. (Doosan Vina) to help them enter the Vietnamese market.

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In Vietnam, regional museums are a state budget black hole

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While museums in Ho Chi Minh City lack the exhibition space to display prized artifacts and national treasures, counterparts elsewhere crave both the funding and technology to protect their exhibits from permanent damage.

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Vietnam’s black pepper race persists notwithstanding price dip

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Though per-kilogram prices of black pepper in Vietnam have dropped 65 percent since their record high two years ago, local growers are still racing to increase production.

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Vietnam Airlines to raise $84mn to buy 18 new planes via share issue

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Vietnam Airlines is scheduled to issue over 191 million shares to fund a plan to add more modern Boeing and Airbus planes to its fleet, the national flag carrier said at a shareholder meeting on Tuesday.

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US wants to help Vietnam with renewable energy: John Kerry

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The U.S. will support Vietnam in formulating a plan to switch to renewable energy from coal-fired power, former Secretary of State John Kerry told a Ho Chi Minh City leader in Hanoi on Wednesday.

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Dengue fever spikes in Vietnam

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Dengue fever, a mosquito-borne illness, has been spreading at a rapid pace across Vietnam, particularly in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

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Vietnam Electricity tops country’s debtor list with $9.7bn in liabilities

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Vietnam Electricity, the country’s power monopoly, has been crowned a ‘champion title’ it can hardly take pride in – the biggest debtor among all state-run Vietnamese enterprises.

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