Daily Archives: May 29, 2018

Ly Son islanders urged not to use plastic bags, straws

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has launched a communication campaign to cut the use of plastic bags on Ly Son island, as a prelude to its sea turtle conservation program on the island.…

Vietnam values comprehensive partnership with US: President

Vietnam treasures its comprehensive partnership with the US and considers the country an important partner in its foreign diplomacy, President Tran Dai Quang said at a reception in Hanoi on Monday for Senator Cory Gardner, Chairman of the US Senate’s Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy.…

German Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer gave Daimler AG a window of 14 days on Monday to provide more information about illicit motor software discovered recently in Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

Scheuer announced that he would launch a comprehensive exchange between the government and Daimler to clarify how many vehicles are affected by the scandal.

The Federal Motor Transport Authority KBA last week ordered Daimler to recall 5,000 Mercedes Vito vehicles after it concluded the vans used a so-called defeat device to skirt emissions limits.…

Legislators on Tuesday discussed bills on education and cyber security at the ongoing National Assembly session.

Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha presented a draft law amending the Law on Education. He said that in 12 years of implementation, the Law on Education has generated positive changes in the national education system.…