Forecast: 100 million Vietnamese by 2026

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Population policies should change from focusing on population and family planning to focusing on population and development, said Associate Professor Nguyễn Đình Cử, former director of the Institute of Population and Social Studies, at a conference on Thursday in Hanoi.

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Up to 13.5 million Vietnamese suffer mental disorders

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Around 15 percent of Vietnam’s population – approximately 13.5 million ­people – suffer from 10 of the more common mental disorders, reveal statistics released on November 29.

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Project supports youth strategy’s implementation

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

The Ministry of Home Affairs and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) in Vietnam held a conference on November 24 in Ho Chi Minh City to review a project to enhance Vietnam’s capacity in implementing youth strategy from 2011 to 2020.

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Why is Vietnam among world's happiest, but not most literate nations?

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Editor’s note: Le Tam, a Vietnamese social sciences expert based in Ho Chi Minh City, has written to Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper to share his opinion on the Vietnamese population’s low interest in reading as shown in recent surveys. The views expressed are his own.

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No wife for millions of Vietnamese men

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Some four million men in Vietnam will have no chance of getting married by 2050 if the current imbalance in the nation’s sex ration persists, experts say.

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Population of endangered red-shanked doucs found in central Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

A troop of approximately 70 red-shanked doucs, an endangered primate native to Southeast Asia, was discovered on Thursday in a swath of forest north of Hai Van Pass in central Vietnam.

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Rare douc population found in Huế

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Rangers in Thừa Thiên-Huế Province’s preventive forest have discovered a population of some 78 red-shanked doucs (Pygathrix nemaeus), listed as endangered species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.

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52 million Vietnamese online

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Fifty-four per cent of Vietnamese people, or 52 million, are already online; the fifth-largest online population in Asia-Pacific behind China, India, Japan and Indonesia, according to the small and medium enterprise (SME)-focused “Go Digital” workshop held by Google and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) on November 2.

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52 million Vietnamese online

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Fifty-four per cent of Vietnamese people, or 52 million, are already online; the fifth-largest online population in Asia-Pacific behind China, India, Japan and Indonesia, according to the small and medium enterprise (SME)-focused “Go Digital” workshop held by Google and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) on November 2.

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Socio-economic development plan for ethnic minority approved

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Báo điện tử CP English 1 month(s) ago

VGP – The PM has ratified the socio-economic development plan for ethnic minority groups with least population in the phase from 2016-2025.

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Land fund shortage causes primary school overcrowding

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

A land fund shortage has been blamed for overcrowding in Hanoi public primary schools, forcing students to attend school on weekends in several areas.

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Brazil mutant mosquitoes to breed out diseases

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Scientists in Brazil are preparing to release millions of factory-bred mosquitoes in an attempt to wipe out their distant cousins that carry tropical diseases. The insects' method: have sex and then die.

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Solutions sought to save fish in Ho Chi Minh City iconic canal

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

With fish repeatedly killed en masse in the iconic Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe canal, which runs through several districts in Ho Chi Minh City, local experts gathered Friday for a conference to find solutions to protect the aquatic creatures.

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EU approves new Syria sanctions, targets 10 top officials

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

BRUSSELS: The European Union on Thursday (Oct 27) added 10 top Syrian officials to its sanctions blacklist for their role in the "violent repression" of the civilian population.

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National workshop looks into child marriage in Vietnam

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Child marriage is prevalent across Vietnam, with almost all localities recording child marriage cases, which have serious consequences for children themselves and for their families and burden the whole of society, a national workshop on the issue heard in Hanoi on October 25.

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