Vietnamese students to compete at 2020 BRICS math contest Society

Vietnamese students to compete at 2020 BRICS math contest

Students of Vietnam and Indonesia will compete for the first time at the annual International Online Competition in Mathematics (BRICSMATH) for those from BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), slated for November 16-22.
Mercosur - potential market for Vietnamese exports Business

Mercosur - potential market for Vietnamese exports

Mercosur countries, comprising Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venezuela, could be a potential market for a wide range of Vietnamese products such as clothing, footwear, handicraft, and processed food in the context that the COVID-19 pandemic has killed off various traditional supply chains, heard a conference.
Vietnam becomes Japan’s biggest coffee supplier Business

Vietnam becomes Japan’s biggest coffee supplier

Vietnam, the world's biggest producer of robusta, has become the top supplier of coffee beans for Japan as the consumption of instant coffee, which uses robusta, is soaring there amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Nikkei Asia Review.
Vietnam responds to 2020 World Tourism Day Travel

Vietnam responds to 2020 World Tourism Day

The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has chosen “Tourism and Rural Development” for the 2020 edition of the World Tourism Day on September 27, according to the Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT).
Facilitation Council of ACT-A important to fight COVID-19: Vietnamese diplomat World

Facilitation Council of ACT-A important to fight COVID-19: Vietnamese diplomat

Vietnam hailed the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s initiative to set up the Facilitation Council of the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator (ACT-A) as it will help step up the development and equitable distribution of vaccines and technologies in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, said Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, head of the Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the UN, WTO and other international organisations in Geneva.
Vietnam's National Day celebrated abroad Politics

Vietnam's National Day celebrated abroad

The Vietnamese Embassy in Venezuela laid flowers at President Ho Chi Minh’s statue in Simon Bolivar Boulevard and the Monument and tomb of national hero Simon Bolivar in Caracas on September 1 on the occasion of Vietnam's 75th National Day (September 2).
Pig imports push domestic pork prices down Business

Pig imports push domestic pork prices down

Efficient reproduction of pigs and enhancing imports of frozen pork and live pigs have made prices of live hogs fall, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Ceremonies held overseas for former Party leader Society

Ceremonies held overseas for former Party leader

Vietnamese embassies in the Republic of Korea (RoK), Russia, Australia, France, Italy,China, South Africa and Israel held ceremonies on August 14 to mark the recent passing of former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Le Kha Phieu.