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Vietnamese, Indonesian leaders meet the press

Politics

Vietnamese, Indonesian leaders meet the press

President Tran Dai Quang and his guest, visiting Indonesian President Joko Widodo, had a meeting with representatives of Vietnamese and foreign media in Hanoi on September 11 to inform them of the outcomes of the talks between the two leaders held earlier the same day.

PM hopes US firms will transfer technology to Vietnam

Politics

PM hopes US firms will transfer technology to Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his wish that US enterprises strong in digital economy will enhance cooperation and transfer technology to Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on September 10 for Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam Adam Sitkoff.

Renewable energy integration faces challenges

Business

Renewable energy integration faces challenges

Power drawn from renewable energy is expected to soar in the future, although the country’s capacity to integrate this source of energy into the national power grid is still limited, possibly causing throttling on the network, heard attendants at a seminar held in Hanoi last week.

VinFast, LG Chem cooperate in battery production

Business

VinFast, LG Chem cooperate in battery production

VinFast Trading & Production Ltd. and LG Chem Ltd., a subsidiary of LG Corporation of the Republic of Korea (RoK), on September 7 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the production of batteries that meet international standards and environmentally friendly criteria.

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

World

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

A new World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) report finds that ASEAN’s biggest banks are increasingly aware of the impact their businesses have on the environment and society, but are slow to act on the huge potential they hold in addressing climate change and financing sustainable food, energy and infrastructure systems in the region.

Vietnam, Russia issue joint statement

Politics

Vietnam, Russia issue joint statement

Vietnam and Russia issued a 40-point joint statement on the official visit to Russia by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong from September 5-8, made at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin.