Viet Nam-Russia university to be created
HA NOI — The Viet Nam-Russia University of Technology will be set up in Ha Noi following an agreement between the Vietnamese Ambassador in Russia, Pham Xuan Son, and Deputy Minister of Russian Education and Science, Sergey Ivanets.

Russia will send its professors to Viet Nam to teach technology-related subjects such as management, IT, tunnel construction and wireless and telecommunication techniques.

Vietnamese teachers and students from the Le Quy Don Technical University will be sent to Russia to learn and enhance their knowledge.

Nghe An gets vaccines for foot-mouth disease

NGHE AN — The central province of Nghe An will be supplied with 100,000 free doses of foot-mouth disease vaccines at the request of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

The vaccines will be drawn from the national reserves.

The disease broke out in seven communes in the province's Tan Ky District. The total number of livestock infected so far has come to 439, of which 37 per cent have died. — VNS

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