Culture - Society
A Japan-funded project on operating reservoirs in emergency and manage floods effectively using a comprehensive disaster management platform was signed in the capital city of Hanoi on August 10.
Five Vietnamese cities will celebrate the Association of Southeast Asian Nations 50th Anniversary Grand Celebration with a light show on the evening of August 8, reports the Vietnam News Agency.
An exhibition of maps and materials, entitled “Hoang Sa, Truong Sa of Vietnam – Historic and legal evidence”, opened in the central province of Binh Thuan on August 7.
The Ho Chi Minh City Music Conservatory is organising a summer music camp to provide participating young people with a platform to showcase their talents during their annual break from school.
An art performance by Vietnamese artists was held in Vientiane on August 6 to celebrate 55 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties (September 5, 1962).
Canada has pledged to continue supporting Vietnam to increase capacity to cope with non-traditional security challenges, including climate change and environmental issues.