The northern province of Ha Nam has launched the Action Month for Food Safety from April 15-May 15. During the month, the province will inspect the safety of community kitchens, food processors and sellers, and street food. It will also provide training courses on food safety to food processors and sellers.
NHAN DAN (THE PEOPLE)
Viet Nam promotes green environment
The Environment Department and the Sea and Islands Department on April 15 announced a new "For a Green National Environment" programme.
The nine-month programme aims to raise public awareness of the importance of sea environmental protection in tourism development. A series of environmental protection activities and cultural events will be held across coastal provinces and cities during the event.
SAI GON GIAI PHONG (LIBERATED SAI GON)
Seminar opens on Vietnamese studies
An international seminar on Vietnamese studies will be held in Binh Duong Province on April 25 and 26 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Reunification Day (April 30).
More than 300 speeches will be given by experts from the US, France, South Korea, Japan, China and Viet Nam at the event. The articles focus on three main topics, including fighting for independence and reunification, renovation and development, and international integration.
LAO DONG (LABOUR)
President Ho's ideas inspire writing contest
Students of universities and colleges in HCM City are encouraged to participate in an online writing contest on President Ho Chi Minh's ideas, launched by the city's Youth Union in cooperation with its partner, the National University of HCM City.
TUOI TRE (YOUTH)