APEC increases investment in agriculture, rural areas

APEC increases investment in agriculture, rural areas

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam, other APEC economies, and international organizations have paid special attention to ensure sustainable agricultural and rural development. APEC economies are expanding markets and financial services to boost the...
UN proposes 10 solutions to reduce inequality

UN proposes 10 solutions to reduce inequality

(VOVWORLD) - Removing obstacles to young women accessing information about sex and childbirth is one of ten solutions to reduce inequality outlined by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). According to its...
PM pledges continued support for business community

PM pledges continued support for business community

(VOVWORLD) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that the Government will continue to protect the business community and their legitimate rights and interests, while working harder to reduce costs and...
Countries work to reduce plastic waste

Countries work to reduce plastic waste

(VOVWORLD) - At the Our Ocean international conference in Malta on Friday, several countries announced their plans to ban the use of micro plastic and disposable plastic products. This is one of...
US, Thailand seek to improve trade ties

US, Thailand seek to improve trade ties

(VOVWORLD) - The US wants to reduce the trade deficit with Thailand, President Donald Trump told visiting Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha in Washington on Monday
French employment

French employment

(VOVWORLD) -On August 31 French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced a revised Labor Code, intended to boost growth and reduce unemployment. French unions gave it a mixed response
Saint-Emilion, heaven of French wine

Saint-Emilion, heaven of French wine

(VOVWORLD) - Saint-Émilion is a key wine town in France’s Libournais district of Bordeaux. Nestled in between mountain ranges and surrounded by large vineyards, Saint-Emilion consists of 8 villages...
The world fights food waste

The world fights food waste

(VOVWORLD) - The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates that about 800 million people, including 500 million in Asia-Pacific, suffer from hunger. The FAO says one third of food produced in the world...