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Vietnam boosts parliamentary ties with RoK, Iran

Politics

Vietnam boosts parliamentary ties with RoK, Iran

Chairman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan met with top legislators from the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Iran on the margins of the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (IPU-137) in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on October 15.

PM: Da Nang should leverage APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

Business

PM: Da Nang should leverage APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

While successfully hosting the upcoming 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, Da Nang should spare no effort to become the most livable city in the country, a must-visit tourism destination and a major investment attraction, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on October 15.

ASEAN bolsters ties with Mexico

ASEAN

ASEAN bolsters ties with Mexico

The ASEAN Committee in Mexico City (ACMC) recently paid a working trip to the central state of Queretaro to learn about business opportunities between the two sides.

HCM City hospital wins ASEAN award

Health

HCM City hospital wins ASEAN award

The time-saving and accuracy-improving electronic medical records system of Thu Duc Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City has been recognised by the ASEAN CIO/CSO Awards 2017, and has become a model for other hospitals around the country.

Vietnam’s puppetry art turns global

Culture - Sports

Vietnam’s puppetry art turns global

Traditional water puppetry shows of the Vietnam National Puppetry Theatre will be performed at the upcoming the 21st Festival de L’Imaginaire in France from November 22-26 at the invitation of the Maison Des Cultures Du Monde (World Cultural House) director.