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Vietnam attends IPU-UN parliamentary hearing

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Vietnam attends IPU-UN parliamentary hearing

Head of the NA’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau is leading a Vietnamese delegation to attend the 2019 Parliamentary Hearing – Emerging Challenges to Multilateralism between the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the UN, which opened on February 21 at the UN Headquarters.

Vietnam, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

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Vietnam, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Vietnam and South Sudan signed a joint communiqué on establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries at the headquarters of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the United Nations (UN) in New York on February 21.

FAO supports Indonesia in organic rice production

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FAO supports Indonesia in organic rice production

Indonesia’s Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) has collaborated with the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) to launch a programme to support farmers in West Kalimantan to adopt organic methods for rice production.

FAO helps Vietnam control African swine fever

Society

FAO helps Vietnam control African swine fever

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in Vietnam has pledged to help the country control the spread of African swine fever (ASF), that recently broke out in the northern provinces of Thai Binh and Hung Yen.

Holocaust Remembrance Day held in HCM City

Society

Holocaust Remembrance Day held in HCM City

The embassies of Israel and Denmark in Vietnam as well as the Ho Chi Minh City University of Education on February 20 jointly held the Holocaust Remembrance Day - a day to commemorate the Jewish victims of the Holocaust tragedy during the World War II.

Can Tho city promotes cultural diplomacy

Society

Can Tho city promotes cultural diplomacy

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho has launched a plan to promote cultural diplomacy in 2019, aiming to introduce the culture and people of Vietnam and Can Tho to the world, and call for investment to boost the city’s economy.

Argentine President welcomed in Vietnam

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Argentine President welcomed in Vietnam

A ceremony was held in Hanoi on February 20 to welcome President of Argentina Mauricio Macri and his spouse, who are paying a State visit to Vietnam from February 19-21 to deepen the ties between the two countries.

FAO assists Myanmar to improve food security

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FAO assists Myanmar to improve food security

The UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Myanmar government have signed a multi-year framework agreement to improve nutrition and food security in the country while safeguarding and sustainably managing the use of natural resources.