Int’l seminar focuses on food safety and security

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Int’l seminar focuses on food safety and security

(VOV) -Delegates from nearly 20 countries and territories around the globe are gathering at a two-day seminar in southern Dong Nai province to discuss issues related to food safety and security in Asia.

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Octogenarian repairs boats for six decades in Saigon

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Octogenarian repairs boats for six decades in Saigon

VietNamNet Bridge – In the past there were dozens of boat-repair enterprises in District 8’s Kenh Doi in HCM City, but today, only Nguyen Van Hai, 83, offers the service to fishermen and boat enthusiasts.

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PM ratifies Central Highlands master plan till 2030

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PM ratifies Central Highlands master plan till 2030

PM Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a master development plan for the Central Highlands till 2030.

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WB Group President Jim Yong Kim to visit Vietnam

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WB Group President Jim Yong Kim to visit Vietnam

World Bank (WB) Group President Jim Yong Kim will pay an official visit to Vietnam from July 16-17 to strengthen the strong partnership with the country.

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WB Group President Jim Yong Kim to visit Vietnam

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VOV News English 1 month(s) ago

WB Group President Jim Yong Kim to visit Vietnam

(VOV) -World Bank (WB) Group President Jim Yong Kim will pay an official visit to Vietnam from July 16-17 to strengthen the strong partnership with the country.

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Vietnam metro to tackle floods with ponds, lakes

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Vietnam metro to tackle floods with ponds, lakes

Children walk on flooded Calmette Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City. The city is considering a plan to build underground water tanks and dig lakes to store rainwater in a controversial effort to tackle inundation. Photo: Diep Duc Minh

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Vietnam’s anti-poverty work: success story or skeleton in the closet?

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Vietnam’s anti-poverty work: success story or skeleton in the closet?

Thach Thi Pon, a Khmer woman, along with her children, receives some gifts from a delegation led by Helen Clark, chief of the United Nations Development Program. Vietnam has prided itself on achieving the first of its UN's Millennium Development Goal on poverty reduction well ahead of the 2015 deadline but Clark said at a conference this week that inequalities are still significant between ethnic minorities and other Vietnamese citizens. PHOTO: UNDP-DOAN BAO CHAU

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IFC supports building houses for average income earners

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IFC supports building houses for average income earners

(VOV) - International Finance Corporation (IFC) is infusing US$7.5 million into Nam Long Investment Joint Stock Company to build 8,000 houses in HCM city for average income earners.

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Draft project on urban authority model of Danang

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VOV News English 6 month(s) ago

Draft project on urban authority model of Danang

(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 21 chaired a meeting with leaders from central ministries and sectors to discuss the draft of a new urban authority model for the central city of Danang.

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World Bank urges Vietnam to fix shortcomings in urban sanitation

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World Bank urges Vietnam to fix shortcomings in urban sanitation

Photo courtesy of the World Bank

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In Vietnam, unsustainable ‘modernization’ too much for sanitation services

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In Vietnam, unsustainable ‘modernization’ too much for sanitation services

Urgent actions needed to improve the situation, according to the World Bank

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Paradise village Ako D’hong

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Paradise village Ako D’hong

One of the wealthiest villages in the Central Highlands, Ako D’hong Village preserves the culture of the Ede people very well in spite of urbanization.

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Urbanization brings people next door to garbage stations in Vietnam city

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Urbanization brings people next door to garbage stations in Vietnam city

Workers at a garbage transfer station in Ho Chi Minh City load rubbish into a dump truck. Photo by Dinh Muoi

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Hanoi hosts int’l conference on urban development

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VietnamPlus English 9 month(s) ago

The 37th annual conference of the International Urban Development Association ( INTA ) opened in Hanoi on December 3 with the theme “Urban development in a Changing World”.

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Traditional costumes no longer popular with ethnic groups

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VietnamNet English 9 month(s) ago

Traditional costumes no longer popular with ethnic groups

VietNamNet Bridge – Traditional form of dressing is becoming less common among Vietnamese ethnic groups as a result of modernization and urbanization, according to a two year study conducted by the Museum of Cultures of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups.

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