Organisations and 80 individuals receive certificates of merit from the Ministry of Education and Training at the conference (Source: VNA)

Investment in education nears US$20 billion in rural areas

As of June 2019, total investment in the field of education and training in the country during the phase of 2011-2019 reached VND462.79 trillion VND (US$19.95 billion), announced the Ministry of Education of Training announced yesterday at a meeting to review 10 –year implementation of the government’s new rural plan in the field.

 

 

 

At the ceremony (Source: SGGP)

Ceremony commemorates fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle

The Liaison Board of Truong Sa Soldiers for the 1984 – 1988 period held a ceremony in the central city of Da Nang on March 14 to commemorate the Vietnam People’s Navy soldiers who fell down on Gac Ma island, part of Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, in 1988.