ADB announces winners of instagram photo contest World

ADB announces winners of instagram photo contest

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today announced the winners of its Instagram photo contest, which was held to showcase the development progress in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the GMS programme.
Business

Vietnam-China Border Trade Fair to open in November

The 13th Vietnam-China Border Trade Fair, themed “Cooperation-Friendship and Integration – Development,” will take place in the city of Lao Cai, in the northern border province of the same name, from November 13-18.
Deputy PM lauds ties with Yunnan Politics

Deputy PM lauds ties with Yunnan

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan voiced pleasure at the development of the friendship and cooperative partnership between Vietnam and China, and Yunnan province in particular, during a meeting with Yunnan province’s Vice Governor Liu Huiyan in Hanoi on March 5.
Business

VN - China trade fair strengthens friendship

Vietnamese and Chinese businesses signed economic contracts worth 201 million USD at the Vietnam – China International Trade Fair 2011 that closed on Nov. 16 in the northern border province of Lao Cai.
Business

Lao Cai to host international trade fair

The northern border province of Lao Cai has made great efforts to link China's south-western localities with Vietnamese provinces and cities, said the provincial People's Committee vice chairman Nguyen Thanh Duong at an Oct. 18press conference in Hanoi.
VN, Chinese localities boost cooperation Politics

VN, Chinese localities boost cooperation

The 6th conference on cooperation in the economic corridor between four Vietnamese localities, including Lao Cai, Hanoi, Hai Phong and Quang Ninh and China’s Yunnan province took place in Lao Cai city on Nov. 25.
Politics

GMS nations discuss new fields of cooperation

Changing global and regional trends have underlined the importance of cooperation between the six nations in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) and convinced them to consider emerging challenges and opportunities and define new frontiers of cooperation.
World

Thai gov’t ensures safety of MRC leaders

Thailand ’s government will provide high-level security for leaders from Cambodia , Laos , Vietnam , Myanmar and China who are scheduled to attend the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit in Hua Hin early next month, a local paper reported.
Border bridge opens in Lao Cai Society

Border bridge opens in Lao Cai

A bridge spanning the Red River and connecting the Kim Thanh trade centre in Lao Cai province with the Beishan Trade Centre in China’s Yunnan province was inaugurated.