Vietnam poised for strong growth in H2, HSBC says

Vietnam poised for strong growth in H2, HSBC says

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam is poised for strong growth in the second half of the year thanks to “the turnaround in the global electronic cycle and the healthy pipeline of foreign direct investment” (FDI)...
Ukraine Peace Summit begins in Switzerland

Ukraine Peace Summit begins in Switzerland

(VOVWORLD) - The Ukraine Peace Summit began its first meeting on Saturday at the Burgenstock resort, Switzerland. After the press conference with the participation of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the...
Israel says date set for Rafah attack

Israel says date set for Rafah attack

(VOVWORLD) -Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday that the plan for a ground attack on the city of Rafah was sanctioned in mid-March, with a determined start time...
OECD opens accession discussions with Indonesia

OECD opens accession discussions with Indonesia

(VOVWORLD) -The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has decided to open accession discussions with Indonesia, paving the way for the country to achieve its vision of becoming an...
Way to de-escalate conflict in Gaza unclear

Way to de-escalate conflict in Gaza unclear

(VOVWORLD) -Hopes for a lasting ceasefire between Israel and Hamas faded last week after diplomatic efforts deadlocked. Fears of a humanitarian disaster in Gaza intensified when the Israeli army announced...
Soil and water – Asia-Pacific’s bread and butter

Soil and water – Asia-Pacific’s bread and butter

(VOVWORLD) - In December 2013, the UN General Assembly designated December 5, 2014 as the first official World Soil Day as a means to focus attention on the importance of healthy soil and advocating for the sustainable management...
Oil and Gas - The “driving force” of Vietnam's economy

Oil and Gas - The “driving force” of Vietnam's economy

(VOVWORLD) - On November 27, 1961, the first oil and gas organization in Vietnam, the Oil Exploration Brigade, was established. Over more than six decades with numerous ups and downs, generations of oil and gas workers have exerted efforts and determination to...