Leather and footwear on course for strong recovery: LEFASO Business

Leather and footwear on course for strong recovery: LEFASO

Vietnam's leather and footwear industry was on course for a strong recovery as more international fashion brands were valuing the country as an important part of the global supply chain, according to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO).
Party leader emphasises thorough preparations for 13th National Party Congress Politics

Party leader emphasises thorough preparations for 13th National Party Congress

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong, who is also Chairman of the Subcommittee on Party documents of the 13th National Party Congress, has written an article emphasizing the need to well prepare and organise the 13th National Party Congress in order to bring the country to a new development period.
Business

Vietnam urged to expand overseas markets

A leading Vietnamese trade expert suggests that Vietnam seek alternative trading partners to reduce reliance on China market, and revise cross-border trade policy with its neighbour to increase value-added exports, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported on July 6.
Bird flu viruses could re-emerge in upcoming flu season Health

Bird flu viruses could re-emerge in upcoming flu season

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has issued a new warning, saying bird flu viruses continue to pose a serious threat to human and animal health, adding they will pose a greater risk during the upcoming flu season.
IAEA helps Vietnam develop nuclear power Sci-Tech

IAEA helps Vietnam develop nuclear power

The Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) hosted a seminar in Hanoi on December 5 to review infrastructure for the development of nuclear power in Vietnam.
Society

Vaccine not magic bullet for bird flu

Vaccination was not a "magic bullet" against bird flu, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation Bangkok-based expert in viral diseases Subhash Morzaria said on Dec.1.