EU provides financial aid for storm-hit residents Society

EU provides financial aid for storm-hit residents

The European Commission has provided humanitarian aid worth 200,000 EUR to assist people in Vietnam’s central and south central regions affected by typhoon Damrey in November, said the European Union delegation in Vietnam on December 13.
Party official applauds WB’s country partnership framework Business

Party official applauds WB’s country partnership framework

Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Economic Affairs Nguyen Van Binh applauded the World Bank (WB)’s building of a Country Partnership Framework for Vietnam for 2017-2022 while receiving WB Country Director Ousmane Dione on April 10.
Unsafe produce hurting exports Business

Unsafe produce hurting exports

Weak food safety compliance by agricultural product exporters has negatively impacted Vietnam’s exports to European markets, experts said at a trade policy forum, “Food safety: Opportunities and challenges for Vietnamese exporters,” organised in HCM City on March 30.
Healthcare outreach a success story Health

Healthcare outreach a success story

Grassroots health care is the foundation of Vietnam's health system, said Nguyen Thi Kim Tien, Minister of Health at a meeting in Hue imperial city, central Thua Thien-Hue province, on March 24.
EU Blue Book 2013 launched Business

EU Blue Book 2013 launched

The European Union Delegation to Vietnam held a press conference in Hanoi on June 18 to launch the 2013 edition of the EU Blue Book, an annual publication on the EU assistance to Vietnam.
VN reviews UN Corruption Convention execution Society

VN reviews UN Corruption Convention execution

Vietnam has fully complied with regulations set for the first review process of the United Nations Convention against Corruption’s chapters on criminalization, law enforcement and international cooperation.
EU diplomat pledges to expand EU-VN ties Business

EU diplomat pledges to expand EU-VN ties

The Head of the European Union Delegation in Vietnam, Franz Jessen has stated he will make every possible effort to broaden and strengthen ties between Vietnam and the European bloc.
EU Head of Delegation receives friendship order Politics

EU Head of Delegation receives friendship order

Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son awarded the Friendship Order from the Vietnamese State President to Ambassador Sean Doyle, Head of the European Union delegation to Vietnam, in Hanoi on Oct. 18.