UXO kills more than 40,000 people in Vietnam Videos

UXO kills more than 40,000 people in Vietnam

Since 1975, bombs and mines left from the war in Vietnam killed more than 40,000 people and injured 60,000 others, mainly those of working-age and children. The information was released at a press con
Vietnam, Thailand seek to expand all-round ties Politics

Vietnam, Thailand seek to expand all-round ties

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai co-chaired the third meeting of the Vietnam-Thailand Joint Committee on Bilateral Cooperation on January 24-25.
CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam Business

CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) officially came into force in Vietnam on January 14, promising to open up opportunities for many industries to boost exports, but also posing challenges for businesses which require them to devise long-term strategies to increase their competitiveness in the global market.
Preparations for ninth VFF national congress discussed Politics

Preparations for ninth VFF national congress discussed

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee’s Presidium convened its 15th conference in Vung Tau city, of the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on January 7, covering preparations for the upcoming ninth national congress of the VFF for the 2019-2024 period.
PM chairs last monthly Government meeting of 2018 Politics

PM chairs last monthly Government meeting of 2018

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired the Government’s regular meeting on December 27, during which he shared that Vietnam’s GDP growth rate rose 7.08 percent in 2018 – the highest ever in the past 11 years.
Vietnamese Ambassador meets leader of Indonesian party Politics

Vietnamese Ambassador meets leader of Indonesian party

Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang on December 10 spoke highly of Indonesia’s vanguard role in the ASEAN, while paying a courtesy call on President of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) Megawati Sukarnoputri, who is former President of Indonesia.
Top legislators of Vietnam, RoK pledge to facilitate trade, investment Politics

Top legislators of Vietnam, RoK pledge to facilitate trade, investment

Chairwoman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Speaker of the Republic of Korea’s National Assembly Moon Hee-sang have pledged to facilitate trade and investment cooperation between the two countries as they attended the Vietnam-RoK trade and investment forum in Seoul.
APEC should uphold role in regional, global connectivity: PM Politics

APEC should uphold role in regional, global connectivity: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum to carry forward its role in driving regional and global connectivity while addressing a working session within the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting on November 18.
Action programme needed to fully tap CPTPP: experts Business

Action programme needed to fully tap CPTPP: experts

Vietnam ought to run an action programme which will enable the country to take full advantage of opportunities and overcome challenges from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), thus bringing great benefits to its enterprises and people, experts have said.