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Community reports help HCM City tackle officials’ violations

Society

Community reports help HCM City tackle officials’ violations

Information provided by the public, the media, and voters have helped Ho Chi Minh City discipline 97 Party members who committed violations, receiving punishments ranging from warnings to being expelled from the Party, said Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan.

Australia Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City

Politics

Australia Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City

A get-together was held in Ho Chi Minh City on January 22 by the HCM City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) to celebrate the 231st anniversary of Australia Day (January 26, showing the friendship and solidarity between the city’s people and their Australian counterparts.

East Asian partners facilitate ASEAN travel

World

East Asian partners facilitate ASEAN travel

The Republic of Korea (RoK) will continue work on visas so that more people from ASEAN countries can easily make a visit, said Yu Byung-chae, Director General of the Tourism Industry Bureau under the RoK’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Vietnam wins 15 ASEAN tourism awards

Travel

Vietnam wins 15 ASEAN tourism awards

Vietnam has won 15 ASEAN tourism awards at a ceremony held as part of the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), which wrapped up in Ha Long city, the northern port city of Quang Ninh, on January 18.

ASEAN foreign ministers discuss intra-bloc cooperation issues

ASEAN

ASEAN foreign ministers discuss intra-bloc cooperation issues

The ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat 2019 opened in Thailand’s northern city of Chiang Mai on January 18 with a focus on various issues related to intra-bloc cooperation, the process of building the ASEAN Community towards sustainable growth, as well as the current regional and global situation.

RoK parliamentarians welcomed in Hanoi

Politics

RoK parliamentarians welcomed in Hanoi

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on January 18 for a delegation from the Republic of Korea (RoK)-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group led by its Chairman Kim Hak-yong.

Prospects look good for Vietnam’s economy in 2019

Business

Prospects look good for Vietnam’s economy in 2019

Vietnam has experienced a year of socio-economic achievements. For example, economic growth continues at a high level; the macroeconomic environment remains stable; inflation is under control; the trade surplus is at record levels; and the State budget deficit is stable.