Monthly Archives: March 2018

Brussels to close all nuclear power plants by 2025

The government of Belgium has endorsed an energy strategy, confirming its plan to shut down all nuclear power plants (NPP) in the country by 2025.

The bill on the NPPs’ closure is to be submitted to the Council of Ministers by May 31.…

45th anniversary of Vietnam-Italy diplomatic ties marked in Rome

The Vietnamese Embassy in Rome held a ceremony on Friday to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Italy (23/03/1973-23/03/2018).

In his address, the Vietnamese Ambassador to Italy Cao Chinh Thien highlighted the fine relationship between Vietnam and Italy despite many changes in both countries over the years.…

Vietnam, Cuba look towards more practical, effective relations

Vietnam and Cuba discussed ways to make their special ties more practical and effective with the focus on promising sectors such as economics, trade, investment, construction, agriculture, aquaculture and green energy.…

PM hosts banquet for GMS6 – CLV10 delegates

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse hosted a banquet on Friday evening in Hanoi for delegates attending the sixth Greater Mekong Sub-region Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Summit (CLV-10).…

Agri-tourism development in Vietnam prioritized

The General Administration of Tourism and the Rural Today newspaper have jointly held a workshop to leverage agri-tourism based on products and markets.

Speaking in the event in Friday, delegates confirmed positive outcomes from agricultural tourism in many places with stable income for farmers and businesses.…

GMS-6 Summit closes with approval of Hanoi Action Plan

The sixth Greater Mekong Sub-Region Summit (GMS-6) wrapped up on Saturday with the approval of the Joint Statement of the sixth GMS Summit, the Hanoi Action Plan and the GMS Regional Investment Framework 2022.…

Seminar seeks ways to improve education for the disabled

A seminar on connecting individuals and organizations, which provide education for the disabled in Vietnam, was co-organized in Hanoi on March 30 by the Ministry of Education and Training, and the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) in Vietnam.…