Government News 18/7
Cuba, Fidel – sacred words in Vietnamese’s heart: Party official, Soc Trang province to work to reinforce Vietnam-Cambodia ties, Hanoi, UAE look to bolster bilateral ties, Vice President presents gifts to policy beneficiaries in Dak Nong

Vietnam makes effort to reduce logistics costs
 Since the start of his term, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has consistently emphasised the goal of perfecting the institutions, of which comprehensive administrative reform is a part. 

STEM training booms but not in schools
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education was introduced for the first time in Vietnam six years ago, targeting the high-end markets in large cities and focused on robotics and coding.

Vietnam makes efforts in wildlife protection
Over the last decade, Vietnam has adopted policies and actions to fulfill its commitments to protecting rare and endangered wildlife, which is highly valued by the international community.

Kite festival in HCM City this month
 Visitors to the Dam Sen Cultural Park in HCM City will be able to enjoy a sky full of kites every Sunday until the end of this month.

Nam Dinh church ruins - witness of climate change
10 years ago, Xuong Dien Parish in Hai Ly commune, Hai Hau district, the northern province of Nam Dinh saw its Church of Heart severely intruded by saltwater.

Vietnamese piano prodigy to perform at Vietnam Connection
 Vietnamese piano prodigy Nguyen Viet Trung will perform with the Arod Quartet at the French cultural center L'Espace on August 25 within the framework of the Vietnam Connection Music Festival.

Young artist Pham Thanh Toan to hold solo exhibition
 HCMC-based young artist Pham Thanh Toan will put on a solo exhibition of paintings from July 20 to August 10 at Craig Thomas Gallery in District 1, HCMC.