17:06 | 03/08/2020 Society
A schoolgirl inspired by Mother Teresa has formed a charity group to help unfortunate children.
13:00 | 02/08/2020 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - The “guot” grass (a species of fern) is used to produce exquisite products, such as baskets and other handicrafts, in Luu Thuong Village in Hanoi’s Phu Xuyen District.
Plastic waste battle hampered by lack of standards, regulations
13:00 | 31/07/2020 Environment
(VEN) - The draft revised Law on Environmental Protection under consideration by the National Assembly is expected to provide redress for Vietnam’s plastic waste problem. However, high costs and lack of standards for biodegradable bags are a bottleneck in the fight against so-called “white pollution”. Vietnam Economic New’s Thu Huong asked Nguyen Le Thang Long, Director of Research and Development at An Phat Holdings about this issue.
City sets growth target of five percent for 2020
06:15 | 26/07/2020 Society
The chairman of HCM City People’s Committee has urged agencies to develop solutions to support enterprises and local residents affected by the COVID-19 pandemic as part of its effort to revive business activities to achieve a five per cent growth rate by the year end.
Central Retail ways to reduce plastic waste
06:00 | 22/07/2020 Environment
(VEN) - The Central Retail group, which owns the Big C Vietnam and GO supermarkets, is a member of the Alliance to End Plastic Waste and it is taking specific measures to reduce plastic waste to the lowest level in its supermarket systems across the country.
Da Nang City plans seven hospital projects
09:22 | 18/07/2020 Society
The central city Đà Nẵng has proposed a plan of developing seven high-quality healthcare service projects with an estimated fund of VNĐ13.6 trillion (US$591 million) from the state budget, the city’s planning and investment department said.