President holds phone talks with US counterpart

President holds phone talks with US counterpart

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam treasures its ties with the US and will actively work with Washington for more efficient and practical bilateral cooperation, said President Tran Dai Quang on the phone with...
Vice President expects more charity programs

Vice President expects more charity programs

(VOVWORLD) - Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has called on the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin to organize more efficient activities to help AO victims integrate into...
Restructuring SOEs while developing a market economy

Restructuring SOEs while developing a market economy

(VOVWORLD) - Over the past few years, Vietnam has been restructuring its state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in accordance with the market mechanism. A number of enterprises have been equitized, but the equitization...
Prime Minister orders building new rural areas

Prime Minister orders building new rural areas

(VOVworld) – The Prime Minister has issued a directive on effective implementation of the National Target Program on Building New Rural Areas for the 2016-2020 period. He urged ministries, sectors...
Promoting regional links to increase economic growth

Promoting regional links to increase economic growth

(VOVworld) – Promoting regional economic links toward creating a driving force for the national economy has received special attention from the government. Regional economic linking has improved coordination between central and...
Vietnam, US agree to boost defense cooperation

Vietnam, US agree to boost defense cooperation

(VOVworld) – Deputy Minister of Defence, Senior Lieutenant Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh spoke highly of the growing comprehensive partnership between Vietnam and the US, noting that defence ties were becoming more...

Diplomats discuss sanctions against Syria

Over 60 diplomats of the so-called "Friends of Syria" group gathered in Scheveningen, the Netherlands yesterday/ on Thursday to discuss sanctions against Syria. Host of the meeting Dutch Foreign Minister...