ASEAN Senior Economic Officials Meeting discuss eight priorities for the ASEAN Economic pillar

ASEAN Senior Economic Officials Meeting discuss eight priorities for the ASEAN Economic pillar

8/1/2016 - 18:00

(VOVworld) – The ASEAN Senior Economic Officials Meeting (SEOM) began in Vientiane, Laos on Monday to gear up for the 48th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM 48) and related meetings.

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Ho Chi Minh City praises young people with successful business operations

Ho Chi Minh City praises young people with successful business operations

7/31/2016 - 15:59

(Vovworld)- Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Union has honored 18 young people with outstanding achievements in businesses and economic operations. Phan Trong Nhan from Cu Chi is one of the awardees:

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Anti-Human Trafficking Day launched

Anti-Human Trafficking Day launched

7/30/2016 - 16:03

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, the Ministry of Public Security, the Vietnam Women’s Union and the Lao Cai Provincial People’s Committee launched a movement in response to the Anti-Human Trafficking Day. The event aims to raise the public awareness on preventing human trafficking.

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Voters put their faith in key changes of 14th NA’s first session

Voters put their faith in key changes of 14th NA’s first session

7/29/2016 - 18:49

(VOVworld) – Voters nationwide have shown an interest in the first session of the 14th National Assembly.

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Pacific Partnership Program 2016 concludes activities in Vietnam

Pacific Partnership Program 2016 concludes activities in Vietnam

7/28/2016 - 19:19

(VOVworld) – The Pacific Partnership Program 2016 left Da Nang city after 2 weeks of drills in natural disaster adaptation, sharing their expertise and cooperative activities in health care, repair, construction and community events.

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Inauguration of a monument to Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who died in Cambodia

Inauguration of a monument to Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who died in Cambodia

7/27/2016 - 19:02

(VOVworld) – A requiem and ceremony to inaugurate a monument to the martyrs who were Vietnamese volunteer soldiers’ Front 479, stationed in Cambodia, were held in Bo De temple, Long Bien district, Hanoi.

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US pledges to assist Vietnam in humanitarian activities

US pledges to assist Vietnam in humanitarian activities

7/26/2016 - 18:03

(VOVworld)- The American Red Cross (ARC) will continue cooperating with and assisting the Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) in humanitarian activities, said ARC Senior Vice President for International Operations Harold Brooks.

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AMM 49 releases a joint communiqué showing concern about the East Sea issue

AMM 49 releases a joint communiqué showing concern about the East Sea issue

7/25/2016 - 17:59

(VOVworld)- The 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49) released a joint communiqué in Vientiane, Laos on July 24, covering a wide range of issues from politics, economics, and security and showing the ministers’ serious concern over recent and ongoing developments in the East Sea.

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All 4 Vietnamese competitors win medals at International Biology Olympiad

All 4 Vietnamese competitors win medals at International Biology Olympiad

7/24/2016 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – Vietnamese competitors won 1 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals at the 27th International Biology Olympiad, which closed in Hanoi on Saturday.

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Art program marks War Invalids and Martyrs Day

Art program marks War Invalids and Martyrs Day

7/23/2016 - 16:25

(VOVworld) – An art performance was held on Friday at Hanoi Opera House to mark 69th War Invalids and Martyrs Day.

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ASEAN senior officials’ meeting focuses on internal solidarity

ASEAN senior officials’ meeting focuses on internal solidarity

7/22/2016 - 18:21

(VOVworld) - The ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) opened in Vientiane, Laos, on Friday, with the aim of preparing for the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) and related meetings slated for two days later.

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European firms give positive feedback on Vietnam’s business climate in Q2

European firms give positive feedback on Vietnam’s business climate in Q2

7/21/2016 - 17:53

(VOVworld) – 66.7% of European firms described their business environment as "excellent" or "good", according to the Business Climate Index (BCI) for the second quarter this year, released by the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) in Vietnam on Thursday.

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World Bank: 2016 Vietnam GDP grows 6 %

World Bank: 2016 Vietnam GDP grows 6 %

7/20/2016 - 16:07

(VOVworld) – The World Bank (WB) has announced its report on Vietnam’s economy in the first half of this year.

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Vietnam News Agency rejects Chinese media’s reports on East Sea issues

Vietnam News Agency rejects Chinese media’s reports on East Sea issues

7/19/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam News Agency has refuted untruthful reports by the Chinese press on the East Sea issues which were discussed at a meeting between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on July 14 on the sidelines of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

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Vietnam attends UN Conference on Trade and Development

Vietnam attends UN Conference on Trade and Development

7/18/2016 - 19:12

(VOVworld) – The Vietnamese delegation, led by the Assistant to Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh, is attending the 14th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development held in Kenya’s capital Nairobi from July 15-22.

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Environmental pollution projects unwelcomed

Environmental pollution projects unwelcomed

7/17/2016 - 16:16

(VOVworld) – Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has stressed the need to strictly verify investment projects before licensing. Mr. Dung was speaking at a national conference of the planning and investment sector in Nha Trang city on Sunday.

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Cham ethnic culture, sports and tourism festival opens

Cham ethnic culture, sports and tourism festival opens

7/16/2016 - 16:27

(VOVworld) - An Giang province has hosted the opening ceremony of a festival honoring Cham culture and promoting tourism.

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PCA verdict encourages the settlement of maritime disputes via international arbitration

PCA verdict encourages the settlement of maritime disputes via international arbitration

7/15/2016 - 18:38

(VOVworld) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday that he will send former President Fidel Ramos to China for talks after the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) ruled against Beijing's claims to most of the disputed East Sea.

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Vietnam makes efforts to promote human rights

Vietnam makes efforts to promote human rights

7/14/2016 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga insisted on Vietnam’s efforts in promoting human rights and implementing sustainable growth at a UN debate on human rights on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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3rd National Emulation Congress for AO victims opens

3rd National Emulation Congress for AO victims opens

7/13/2016 - 18:31

(VOVworld) – The 3rd National Emulation Congress for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin opened in Hanoi on Wednesday. At the event, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission Truong Thi Mai appreciated the Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA) and its branches for their responsibility, unity, and dedication to supporting AO victims.

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