Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan addressed a forum on journalism and publishing held on June 19 (Photo: VNA)

Forum highlights role of the press in HCM City’s development

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked the municipal authorities to offer more financial assistance and new policies for the press for continued communications, especially to promote the National Assembly’s Resolution No. 54 to pilot a special mechanism and policy for HCM City’s development.
A view of Ru Cha submerged forest in Huong Tra township, Thua Thien-Hue province (Photo: VNA)

Forum spotlights partnership in biodiversity protection

A biodiversity conservation partnership forum was held in Hanoi on May 22 by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment and CropLife Vietnam.