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With the pandemic wreaking havoc on traditional models of education, edtech startups are emerging as alternative solutions for many students, with the recent rise attracting the attention of deep-pocketed capital funds.

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As global mergers and acquisitions activity continues to rebound following a pandemic-fuelled freeze, Vietnam is expected to benefit from the growth of deal-making.

accelerating progress of good governance Accelerating progress of good governance

The 2020 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index has seen some improvements and changes amid the ongoing pandemic.

Vingroup to develop another automobile and part manufacturing plant in Ha Tinh

Vingroup is planning to develop another automobile and parts manufacturing plant and seaport in the central province of Ha Tinh.

Bel Ga holds grand opening for Tay Ninh high-tech hatchery

Bel Ga JSC and international and domestic partners opened the new high-tech hatchery to promote a clean, sustainable supply chain.


us removes vietnam out of list of currency manipulators US removes Vietnam out of list of currency manipulators

The US Treasury has removed Vietnam and Switzerland from the list of countries labeled as currency manipulators, reversing a decision of the administration under President Trump last December.

citigroup to withdraw retail banking division from 13 markets including vietnam Citigroup to withdraw retail banking division from 13 markets, including Vietnam

Citigroup has announced that it would withdraw its retail banking division from 13 markets in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, including Vietnam.

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The Bai Dam Trau beach in Con Dao island in Vietnam’s southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, has been listed among the 25 most beautiful beaches in the world, according ...

Cat Linh-Ha Dong railway to be put into commercial operation
floating cakes for cold foods festival Floating cakes for Cold Foods Festival

The third day of the third lunar month is the Cold Foods Festival of Vietnamese people. During this day, every household prepare traditional floating cakes, ‘banh troi’ (made of bits of brown sugar wrapped in ...

hcm city steps up ai development efforts HCM City steps up AI development efforts

To develop research into and the application of artificial intelligence (AI), authorities in HCM City may pilot order placing and public procurement and call for studies from scientists and businesses engaged in the field.

caav announces procedures for licensing private flights in vietnams territories CAAV announces procedures for licensing private flights in Vietnam’s territories

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has issued a document on the licensing of private flights conducted by aircraft not registering for Vietnamese nationality within Vietnam’s territories.

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Undergoing years of wars sabotaging its socioeconomic development efforts, and witnessing hundreds of thousands of people injured by landmines and bombs left from the wars, Vietnam is doing its best to support the United Nations ...

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With its ever-growing prestige and status in the international arena, Vietnam is currently carrying out a special role as president of the United Nations Security Council.

us hits vaccine milestone as nzealand australia open travel bubble US hits vaccine milestone as NZealand, Australia open travel bubble

The hard-hit United States has passed a hopeful milestone as half its adults have had at least one Covid vaccine dose and from Monday all its over 18s will be eligible to get their shot.

us president nominates marc evans knapper as ambassador to vietnam US President nominates Marc Evans Knapper as ambassador to Vietnam

US President Joe Biden has nominated Marc Evans Knapper, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Japan and the Republic of Korea in the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs at the Department of State, to be ...

vietnam contributes to maintaining international peace security Vietnam contributes to maintaining international peace, security

As President of the United Nations Security Council in April 2021, Vietnam will organise a high-level open debate on the role of regional organisations in promoting confidence-building and dialogue in conflict prevention and resolution on ...

climate activists look to 2021 to rebound from pandemic Climate activists look to 2021 to rebound from pandemic

Stopped in their tracks by the pandemic, citizens around the world are once again bracing to mobilise for the planet in a year marked by several major international summits on climate and biodiversity.


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