Business

Vietnam, Russia boost investment

A Vietnam-Russia business forum opened in Moscow on September 16 providing the opportunity for Vietnamese firms to discuss business and investment cooperation with their Russian counterparts.
Russia’s WTO membership to impact Vietnam Business

Russia’s WTO membership to impact Vietnam

Influential Vietnamese businesspeople based in Russia gathered at a seminar in Moscow on October 26 to discuss the opportunities and challenges facing them once Russia joins the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
Society

Russian police detain 1,200 Vietnamese

The Vietnamese Embassy in Russia has established a working group to solve the case of 1,200 Vietnamese living in Moscow detained by local police on suspicion of being in the country illegally.
Support given to blaze victims in Russia Society

Support given to blaze victims in Russia

The Vietnamese Embassy in Russia held a meeting on September 13 to gather support for the victims of the fire in the town of Egorevsk which killed 14 Vietnamese workers and injured one other on September 11.
Society

Fire kills 14 Vietnamese in Russia

Fourteen Vietnamese workers were killed and one was injured after a fire engulfed a garments factory in the town of Yegoryevsk, 100 kilometres southeast of Moscow, on September 11.
Society

Vietnam workers in Russia to receive assistance

Forty Vietnamese workers who are suffering hunger and cold without wages in Ekaterinburg city of Russia’s Sverlov province will be identified and receive assistance, Head of the Overseas Workers Management Department Nguyen Ngoc Quynh said.
Society

Vietnam Army Day celebrated in Russia

The Vietnamese Embassy in Russia has held a gathering in Moscow to mark the 67th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (Dec. 22, 1944-2012).
Society

Russian expert awarded Friendship Order

Alexander Mukhin, a software engineeer from the Gazprom Group of Russia, was awarded the Friendship Order by the Vietnamese State for his active contributions to developing Vietnam’s oil and gas industry and the Vietnam-Russia friendship.
Business

Vietnam attends Baikal Economic Forum in Russia

A 12-member delegation from the Vietnamese Embassy in Russia headed by Ambassador Pham Xuan Son is for the first time attending the seventh Baikal Economic Forum (BEF-7) that opened in the Russian province of Irkut from Sept. 12-14.