ASEANTA seeks border reopening scheme ASEAN

ASEANTA seeks border reopening scheme

The ASEAN Tourism Association (ASEANTA) will press for a border reopening scheme among the bloc’s10 member states at the 24th meeting of ASEAN tourism ministries on February 4.
Ethnic minority congress: equality, solidarity for development Society

Ethnic minority congress: equality, solidarity for development

The second national ethnic minority congress looked back at a decade implementing a letter of resolve adopted by the first congress, which showed ethnic minority people’s trust in the leadership of the Party and State has unceasingly been consolidated; social harmony has been enhanced and the national unity bloc has grown solid.
Interest rate for home loans forecast to stay low in 2021 Business

Interest rate for home loans forecast to stay low in 2021

Interest rates for home loans are expected to be kept at a low level next year to stimulate demand for real estate, which coupled with macro-economic recovery and an increase in supply is hoped to promote the housing market's development, according to a report from the securities company VNDirect.
Asia Times highlights Vietnam’s positive economic growth World

Asia Times highlights Vietnam’s positive economic growth

Vietnam will be one of the few nations worldwide to record positive economic growth in 2020 despite a global collapse in trade, travel and investment caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an article recently published by the English language news media publishing group Asia Times.
Vietnam fighting illegal, unreported, unregulated fishing Videos

Vietnam fighting illegal, unreported, unregulated fishing

Removing the European Commission’s illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing “yellow card” is no easy task and cannot be done overnight, but the Vietnamese business community and associations are still determined to succeed, not only to meet the commission’s requirements but also for the sake of sustainable fisheries development.
Vietnam’s COVID-19 control fuels economic growth: expert   Business

Vietnam’s COVID-19 control fuels economic growth: expert

Vietnam’s containing of the COVID-19 pandemic allowed quick reopening of local businesses, and the country is now expected to be the world’s fastest growing economy in 2020, said Ruchir Sharma, the chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management.
Vietnam Airlines expects to fully recover in 2023  ​ Business

Vietnam Airlines expects to fully recover in 2023 ​

The picture of the domestic aviation industry remains gloomy as the COVID-19 pandemic has left a strong impact on airlines, eating quickly into their wallets. The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines forecast that the domestic aviation market will gradually recover this year and in 2021 despite difficulties, but it will take a very long time for the international market to regain its health.
VNA holds ceremony marking 60th anniversary of Liberation News Agency Society

VNA holds ceremony marking 60th anniversary of Liberation News Agency

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) held a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on October 11 to mark the 60th anniversary of the foundation of Thong tan xa Giai Phong (Liberation News Agency, October 12, 1960-2020) - the official news agency of the National Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam - which was merged into the VNA in 1976.
60th anniversary of Liberation News Agency: Glorious historic missions Society

60th anniversary of Liberation News Agency: Glorious historic missions

Thong Tan Xa Giai Phong (Liberation News Agency) – which was merged with the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) after the reunification of Vietnam - has been honoured with the title “Hero of the People’s Armed Forces” for its exceptional achievements during the anti-American resistance war.
Liberation News Agency unique in world’s press history: VNA General Director Society

Liberation News Agency unique in world’s press history: VNA General Director

The Liberation News Agency (LNA) is a rare and unique case in the world’s press history, Party Central Committee member and General Director of the Vietnam News Agency Nguyen Duc Loi highlighted in his writing entitled “Liberation News Agency – a heroic news agency”, on the occasion of the 60th founding anniversary of the LNA (October 12) and its being honoured as “Hero of the People’s Armed Forces”.