Joining hands to reduce plastic waste for blue Ha Long Bay
11:11 | 30/12/2020 Environment
On December 29, the Centre for Marinelife Conservation and Community Development (MCD) collaborated with its partners to organize an event series, including the final workshop for project “Lessons learnt from demonstrated Municipal Plastic Waste Management in World Heritage Ha Long Bay, Vietnam", and the awards ceremony of the contest “Joining hands to reduce plastic waste for blue Ha Long Bay”.
Bayer, Nestlé enhance Vietnam’s agricultural value chains
16:43 | 29/12/2020 Society
(VEN) - The disruption of agricultural product value chains resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic has underlined the vital importance of domestic agricultural development, according to Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh. Specifically, he said, public-private partnerships (PPPs) are an important format to attract investment in agriculture in general and in deep processing in particular, develop value chains, create added value and ensure food safety.
Sector partners promote road safety awareness for children in Vietnam
16:30 | 29/12/2020 Society
Worldwide, more than a million children and young people suffer head injuries due to road crashes. The financial costs of this road crash crisis impact high-income countries, but disproportionately affect low- and middle-income countries and their vulnerable road users. In Vietnam, 2,150 children lose their lives each year on the country's roads.
The fine art of promoting craft village development
13:00 | 25/12/2020 Society
(VEN) - Craft village products, especially fine art handicraft, are one of the key products promoted by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) for domestic consumption and export. Promotion activities not only help open potential markets but also enhance Vietnamese people’s pride in their culture.