The event is co-hosted by the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) and the Norwegian and Somali governments. It seeks to further Somalia’s conflict prevention and reconciliation efforts, to achieve lasting stability in Somalia, said Michael Keating, the Special Representative for Somalia of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG). Somalia’s Minister of the Interior, Federal Affairs and Reconciliation Abdi Mohamed Sabriye said his government is committed to achieving a lasting peace.
Nhan Dan Online/VNA - The 2014 Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference kicked off in on April 10, attracting the participation of leaders from more than 10 countries. Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam is leading a delegation to attend the event. Held under the theme 'Asia's New Future: Identifying New Growth Drivers', this year's four-day forum is expected to discuss issues related to renovation, creativity and sustainable development. Political-security issues, internet security and China-US relations will be also high on the agenda. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the forum, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang called on Asian…... [read more]
Two-day international IT conference begins in capital (27-08-2008) HA NOI — The two-day international conference Internet Resource Management and Technology Trends began yesterday in the capital. The conference, organised by the Viet Nam Network Information Centre (VNNIC) and South Korea's National Information Communication Technology Development Authority (NIDA), attracted the participation of specialists and policy-makers from South Korea, Sri Lanka, Mongolia and Uzbekistan, along with 200 of Viet Nam's network information experts. Through the conference, Vietnamese experts will have a chance to gain experiences in developing the Internet, especially in setting up an e-government and carrying out the new IP Version…... [read more]
The 30 th ASEANAPOL (Association of Southeast Asian Nations Chiefs of Police) conference kicked off in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh on May 25. The conference, chaired by Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior Sar Kheng, aims to strengthen cooperation and mutual assistance between the police forces of the ten ASEAN member countries and their partners. Nearly 300 senior police officers from ASEAN countries and their partner countries, including China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Australia and New Zealand, along with representatives of the ASEANAPOL Secretariat and the International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) attended the event.…... [read more]
The conference highlights the importance of medium- and long-term solutions to improve the quality of workforces by introducing better and more suitable educational and training programmes. Participants in the event work on measures to build up a workforce that meet the market’s demand. Speaking at the conference, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Sinh Hung stressed that developing human resources plays a crucial role in increasing productivity, boosting growth and improving people’s living standards. This is achieved via education and technical and vocational training, he said. “This is now an urgent issue as the labour market has been affected by the global…... [read more]
The 2009 Vietnam Property Exhibition & Conference (Propex Vietnam 2009) opened in Ho Chi Minh City on December 17. This is the first international property exhibition to be hosted by the HCM City Real Estate Association (HoREA) and the Nha Vui Architecture and Construction Joint Stock Company. The exhibition has attracted more than 70 domestic and overseas businesses in real estate and other sectors including architects, construction consultants and building materials suppliers. More than 250 real estate projects, mostly residential housing and apartments, are also on offer to individual members of the public. Propex Vietnam 2009 was selected as the…... [read more]