AIP, Abbott hold first Helmets for Families
15:52 | 25/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation and Abbott, commenced the new road safety education program, Helmets for Families, built on the proven school-based program, Helmets for Kids, with a ceremony at the Cau Xang Primary School in Binh Chanh District, Ho Chi Minh City, on April 24. Developed in cooperation with the National Traffic Safety Committee and the Ministry of Education and Training, this Helmets for Families project pilots the first of four selected primary schools in Ho Chi Minh City.
Conference on women leadership
11:10 | 25/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Speakers at the Women in Business Leadership - The Rise of Female CEOs in Vietnam Conference that took place in Hanoi on April 15 discussed women leadership.
Placing importance on intellectual property rights
09:24 | 25/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Although Vietnam’s intellectual property right registration abroad has recently seen positive changes, the number of registration applications handed to the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam each year remains too small.
Building a knowledge-oriented economy
16:20 | 24/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Hanel Co., Ltd Chairman, Dr. Nguyen Quoc Binh said that building a knowledge-oriented economy is a key, strategic solution to improve labor productivity and the ratio of local content in Vietnamese products.
Ca Mau’s agricultural sector promotes competitive advantages
14:11 | 24/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Ca Mau is one of the country’s provinces with competitive advantages in farming, mining, and processing export seafood, especially for shrimp. Last year, the Ca Mau Province Department of Agriculture and Rural Development overcame difficult market and natural conditions to reap remarkable results with seafood production value reaching VND6.586 trillion, up 5.06 percent over the same period of the previous year.
Halong marina booming as tourism property destination in the North
08:58 | 24/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnam’s tourism market enjoyed steady year-on-year growth, along with improved infrastructure and an increasing number of international-standard operators. The long coastline provides ideal conditions for the development of a variety of coastal resorts and water activities. The development of the domestic market also led to steady growth in gross domestic product (GDP) and people’s income. Demand for high living standards and desire to own holiday properties are a growing trend among Vietnamese high-income people.
Ca Mau applies positive insurance solutions
16:07 | 23/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Last year, Ca Mau Social Insurance Agency guaranteed monthly pension for nearly 7,000 people and payments for 18 942 beneficiaries of and unemployment, health and social insurance. VND796.568 billion were disbursed, including VND370.886 billion on social insurance payment and VND425.682 billion on health insurance payment.
Ca Mau City grows fast
08:09 | 23/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The city is the provincial heart and has overcome many difficulties and challenges over 15 years of construction and growth, consolidating its position on the economic map of the country.