Vietnam, Azerbaijan agree to enhance defence ties Politics

Vietnam, Azerbaijan agree to enhance defence ties

Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Hoang Xuan Chien hosted a reception for Azerbaijani Ambassador to Vietnam Anar Imanov on January 26, during which they agreed to boost cooperation in increasing the exchange of delegations and meetings at all levels and training, so as to strengthen bilateral defence ties in line with the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Singapore, RoK agree to boost defence cooperation World

Singapore, RoK agree to boost defence cooperation

Senior defence officers of Singapore and the Republic of Korea (RoK) agreed to strengthen cooperation in cyber security, counter-terrorism and other defense-related areas during their talks in the Southeast Asian nation on January 26.
Further efforts to promote transfer of foreign technologies to Vietnam Sci-Tech

Further efforts to promote transfer of foreign technologies to Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has signed a decision on adjustments and supplements to a number of articles of Decision 1851/QD-TTg dated December 27, 2018 by the Prime Minister approving a project to promote the transfer, mastering and development of foreign technologies to Vetnam in prioritised industries and fields to 2025 with an orientation to 2030.
HCM City considers int’l cooperation a great support: city leader Politics

HCM City considers int’l cooperation a great support: city leader

Ho Chi Minh City always considers international cooperation and the presence of the diplomatic missions in the country's biggest hub in the south as a great resource that needs to be respected and promoted, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has affirmed.
Digital transformation to be utilised in education Society

Digital transformation to be utilised in education

Half of students and teachers are expected to have sufficient access to online classes by 2025 under a project on the application of information-technology and digital transformation in education and training approved recently.
ASEAN holds webinar on fourth industrial revolution ASEAN

ASEAN holds webinar on fourth industrial revolution

The ASEAN Secretariat on January 26 held a webinar to discuss the Consolidated Strategy on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) for ASEAN which was recently adopted by the ASEAN Leaders at the 38th Summit in October 2021.
Reference exchange rate down 6 VND Business

Reference exchange rate down 6 VND

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate for the US dollar at 23,070 VND/USD on January 27, down 6 VND from the previous day.
Hanoi's tourism expected to post growth this year Destinations

Hanoi's tourism expected to post growth this year

Hanoi’s tourism has seen positive signs after COVID-19 outbreaks have taken its toll on the sector for more than two years, as new products built in the recent past have given a boost to the domestic tourism market since late 2021.
Top legislator sends greetings on Australia Day Politics

Top legislator sends greetings on Australia Day

National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue sent a letter of greetings to Andrew Wallace, Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives, and Slade Brockman, President of the Australian Senate, on the occasion of Australia Day (January 26, 1788 – 2022).
Thailand strives to contain oil spillover at sea  World

Thailand strives to contain oil spillover at sea

Thailand on January 26 mobilised its navy and other agencies to contain an oil spill after an estimated 160,000 litres leaked from an undersea pipeline about 20 km (12.4 miles) off its industrialised eastern seaboard.