Party official receives IFC, Google leaders Politics

Party official receives IFC, Google leaders

Nguyen Van Binh, Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, received CEO of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Philippe Le Houérou, who is also Vice President of the World Bank, in Hanoi on August 15.
Rainbow flag movements make inroads in Vietnam Society

Rainbow flag movements make inroads in Vietnam

The rainbow colours, a widely-recognized symbol of LGBT people, have become popular among Vietnamese and it is not uncommon to see rainbow flags pinned to shirts and on car bumpers in the country.
Elephant sanctuary established in Quang Nam Environment

Elephant sanctuary established in Quang Nam

The Vietnam Administration of Forestry in partnership with the US Agency for International Development announced the establishment of an elephant sanctuary in central Quang Nam province on September 7
ASEAN youths work for regional economic progress ASEAN

ASEAN youths work for regional economic progress

Representatives from the Vietnamese Government, the US Embassy and various ASEAN nations came together on August 1 and addressed the importance of a growing ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and Vietnam–US trade relations.
Vietnam, US enhance comprehensive partnership Politics

Vietnam, US enhance comprehensive partnership

The activities during the Pacific Partnership 2017 (PP17) were examples of the development of a comprehensive partnership between Vietnam and the US, according to US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius.