3,000 poor students benefit from East Meets West programmes

Illustrative imageStudents from families listed in the poorest 10 percent of the populations in seven central localities have benefited from SPELL (Scholarship Programme to...

Vietnamese students add more fun to college life with extra jobs

Studying computer science, Thanh discovered his gift for playing the bamboo flute, and is now able to create the instrument himself.Outside of class time,...

Nearly 900,000 students registered for national high school exam

Nearly 900,000 students registered for national high school graduation exam.There are 1,482 exam venues with 31,668 rooms across the country. The number of candidates...

Vietnamese start-up wins first place in Obama-backed IT competition

Dao Xuan Hoang, left, at the award ceremony.Hoang’s Monkey Junior, a children’s English teaching software which ranked among the top 18 at the Vietnamese...

50 historical drama shows introduced to students

In order to encourage students to learn about the country's history and theatre, the Department of Education and Training in Ho Chi Minh City...

Kingdom scores low on human capital index

The Kingdom ranked 100th out of 130 countries in terms of human capital development, well below most of its regional peers, according to the...

Rare woodblocks to be preserved

Hà Tĩnh Province has planned different solutions to preserve and promote the Phúc Giang School’s woodblocks, following their recognition in Mayas UNESCO World Heritage...

MoF requests re-assessment of $250 million petroleum project

The proposal is important to Vietnam’s crude oil and petroleum products storage system development planning to 2015, with vision towards 2025.The information was confirmed...

Wild elephant wreaks havoc in southern Vietnam

A male elephant destroys a motorbike in Dong Nai Province on April 11, 2016. Photo credit: Nguyen Hieu/Tuoi TreAs soon as the male elephant...

Drought-hit localities supported to address consequences

The Government will provide an aid package of nearly 485 billion VND (21.8 million USD) to address the impact of drought and saltwater intrusion...