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Leaders pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh on National Day
A delegation of leaders of the Party, Government and Ho Chi Minh City offered incense to the late President Ho Chi Minh on September 1 on the occasion of August Revolution Dayand the 69th anniversary of National Day.

ASEAN called for stronger maritime links
Vietnam highlighted the need for ASEAN to boost collaboration on maritime issues at a forum.
Implementation of Uncle Ho’s testament reviewed
A workshop was held to review the implementation of Ho Chi Minh’s testament over the last 45 years.
Party chief's envoy visits China
Le Hong Anh started his two-day visit to China on August 26 as the Party chief's Special Envoy.
EC treasures cooperation with VN
The EC attaches importance to developing its friendship and cooperation with Vietnam.
VN prioritised in India’s Look East policy
The new Indian Government continues to regard VN as a pillar in its Look East policy.
WB praises VN’s response to climate change
The WB highly values the measures the country is taking to cope with climate change.
August CPI growth hits 9-year low
Vietnam's CPI this month increased by 0.22 percent over that of last month.
Party chief’s Special Envoy to visit China
Le Hong Anh, Special Envoy of Party General Secretary, Nguyen Phu Trong will visit China on Aug. 26-27.
Vietnam exports over 4.4 million tonnes of rice in 8 months
28/08/2014 | 10:23:00
Vietnam’s rice exports are estimated at more than 4.4 million tonnes in the first eight months of this year, bringing home 2.01 billion USD in revenues.

The figures represented year-on-year decreases of 9 percent and 5.3 percent in volume and value, respectively.
Politics
Leaders receive congratulatory messages on 69th National Day
Leaders from numerous countries have conveyed celebratory wishes to the Party, State, Government and National Assembly on the occasion of the 69 th anniversary of National Day (September 2).
World
ASEAN markets more important for US companies: survey
Over the past two years, ASEAN markets have become more important for 58 percent of respondents of a poll of 588 senior executives representing US companies in all 10 ASEAN countries.
Society
USAID-funded HIV prevention project launched in An Giang
A community-based HIV prevention project funded by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) was launched at a workshop held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on August 29.
Business
Quang Ngai takes the lead in bio-fuel E5 sales
The central province of Quang Ngai is the first locality to officially sell bio-fuel E5-RON 92, replacing Mogas 92, from September 1 onwards.
Culture-Sport
Vietnam War photographs impress French festival
Photographs capturing the bravery of Vietnamese soldiers during the war are on display in the French southern city of Perpignan, as part of the 26 th annual Visa Pour L’Image, a photojournalism festival.
Sci-Tech
HCM City’s agricultural high-tech park to grow by 400ha
HCM City’s Agricultural High-Tech Park (AHTP) will expand by nearly 400ha by 2020, the park’s management board said during its 10th anniversary celebration on August 26.
Health
International cancer workshop held in Hue
Local doctors and nurses and international experts on cancer have gathered in Hue city, central Thua Thien-Hue province, to share experience in diagnosis and treatment and care for patients.
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