Vietnam professional in managing COVID-19 response: Israeli Ambassador Politics

Vietnam professional in managing COVID-19 response: Israeli Ambassador

During an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the cusp of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, Ambassador of Israel to Vietnam Nadav Eshcar spoke highly of Vietnam’s successful response to COVID-19, adding that he was also impressed to see the significant growth in trade volumes between the two countries over the last two years despite the pandemic.
Hai Phong grants investment licenses to five projects Business

Hai Phong grants investment licenses to five projects

The Hai Phong Economic Zone Authority (HEZA) on January 24 granted investment licenses to five projects in industrial parks, including three foreign-invested projects worth 140 million USD and two domestic ones valued at over 2 trillion VND (86.9 million USD).
Cambodian armed forces present Tet gifts to Tay Ninh armed forces Society

Cambodian armed forces present Tet gifts to Tay Ninh armed forces

Commander of the military sub-region of Cambodia’s Tbong Khmum province Lieut. Gen. Iet Bun Thuonl extended wishes and presented gifts to border guards and military officers of southern Tay Ninh province at Xa Mat international border gate in Tan Bien district's Tan Lap commune on January 24, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
Vietnam pushes for energy restructuring: official Business

Vietnam pushes for energy restructuring: official

Vietnam is determined to restruct its enegy sector, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Dang Hoang An at the 4th High-Level Meeting of the Vietnam Energy Partnership Group (VEPG) held in Hanoi on January 24.
RoK firm invests 200 million USD in solar power in Vietnam Business

RoK firm invests 200 million USD in solar power in Vietnam

Nami Solar, a subsidiary of Vietnam’s Nami Energy company, and SK Ecoplant, a member of the Republic of Korea’s conglomerate SK Group, sealed a joint venture deal on January 24 to pump 200 million USD into solar energy development in Vietnam.
Ex-minister of industry and trade has jail term reduced by one year Society

Ex-minister of industry and trade has jail term reduced by one year

The High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi decided to reduce the prision sentence for ex-minister of industry and trade Vu Huy Hoang by one year to 10 years on charges of “violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness”, during an appeal trial on January 24.
President’s order on newly-adopted laws announced Politics

President’s order on newly-adopted laws announced

The President’s Office held a press conference in Hanoi on January 24 to announce President Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s order regarding the law amending and supplementing a number of articles of nine laws adopted by the 15th National Assembly during its first extraordinary session.
HCM City takes the lead in COVID-19 fight: PM Society

HCM City takes the lead in COVID-19 fight: PM

Ho Chi Minh City has made important contributions to COVID-19 prevention and control through changes in mindset and approach along with decisive pilot steps, and has successfully made it a safe city again, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has affirmed.
President checks security  in HCM City ahead of Tet Politics

President checks security in HCM City ahead of Tet

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered Ho Chi Minh City’s public security forces to ensure social order and safety during Tet, the traditional Lunar New Year festival, to allow residents to enjoy a happy and safe holiday.