Young pop star wins SBS PopAsia 2017 Culture - Sports

Young pop star wins SBS PopAsia 2017

Young pop star Son Tung M-TP has won the SBS Pop Asia 2017’s Best Solo Release presented by SBS PopAsia, an Australian music radio programme that broadcasts recent Asian pop hits online and on radio.
Vietnam attends ADMM Retreat in Brunei Politics

Vietnam attends ADMM Retreat in Brunei

Vietnamese Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh has joined his counterparts from other Southeast Asian countries in the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat, which focuses on regional security.
Business

Vietnam, Brazil promote trade, investment cooperation

The office of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Ho Chi Minh City (VCCI-HCMC) in conjunction with the Brazil Embassy in Vietnam held a seminar in the city on October 5 to boost the bilateral cooperation in trade and investment.
Politics

Vietnam attends 33rd AIPA General Assembly

Vice National Assembly Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong is joining her counterparts from the nine other ASEAN nations at the 33 rd General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) in Lombok, Indonesia.
FTA needed for Vietnamese businesses in EU Business

FTA needed for Vietnamese businesses in EU

It is necessary for Vietnam and the EU to accelerate the negotiations on a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) as this will be beneficial for all parties concerned, say economic analysts.
Party leader begins Singapore visit Politics

Party leader begins Singapore visit

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong held talks with Singaporean Prime Minister and Secretary General of the People's Action Party of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong on September 12.
PM welcomes US Jobs Council Leader Politics

PM welcomes US Jobs Council Leader

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received Jeffrey Immelt, head of President Barack Obama’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, in Hanoi on August 24.
Society

Thai journalists visit Gia Lai province

A delegation from the Thai Press Federation paid a two day visit to the central highlands province of Gia Lai as part of their working programme in Vietnam ’s southern central and central highlands localities.