Luxembourg treasures ties with Vietnam Politics

Luxembourg treasures ties with Vietnam

Luxembourg treasures its relationship with Vietnam, Grand Duke of Luxembourg Henri said when he was presented with Vietnamese State President Truong Tan Sang’s credentials by Vietnam’s Ambassador to Belgium and Luxembourg Vuong Thua Phong on June 3.
New Qatari ambassador welcomed in Hanoi Politics

New Qatari ambassador welcomed in Hanoi

New Ambassador from Qatar Abdullah Sultan Al-Hamar told Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on March 25 that he is tasked with further developing bilateral ties while working in Vietnam, a significant country in Qatar’s diplomatic policy.
Prime Minister arrives in Australia Politics

Prime Minister arrives in Australia

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung arrived in Sydney on March 16, commencing his official visit to Australia at the invitation of his Australian counterpart Tony Abbot.
Politics

Deputy PM seeks crime crackdown

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pressed for comprehensive crackdowns on crime at a teleconference of the Government’s Steering Committee on Crime Prevention in Hanoi on January 28.
Society

Research centre for applied mathematics launched

The Research Centre for Applied Mathematics in Economics, Finance and Banking was launched in Hanoi on January 12 by the Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics (VIASM) and the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV).
Business

Vietnam, Italy boost banking and finance ties

Senior Vietnamese finance and banking officials recently met with representatives from Italy’s Central Bank and Ministry of Economic Development in Rome to discuss policies supporting small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
Motor Show sets sales record Business

Motor Show sets sales record

More than 560 sales contracts were signed during the five-day Vietnam Motor Show 2014 (VMS) in Ho Chi Minh City last week, double the number of the 2013 show, according to the event's organising board.
Business

Vietnam to lift casino ban for Vietnamese citizens

Casinos are to be open to Vietnamese citizens aged 21 and above who meet certain background and financial criteria, according to the amendments to the draft decree on casinos that are currently under consideration.
Business

Constituents hail monetary policies, but more need to be done

Monetary policies have produced good results so far, but there is still room for improvement, constituents concluded after the Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Van Binh responded to questions during the 31st session of the National Assembly Standing Committee in Hanoi on September 29.
NA Vice Chair meets AIPA partners in Laos Politics

NA Vice Chair meets AIPA partners in Laos

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong met with the heads of several delegations attending the ongoing 35th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-35) in Vientiane, Laos, on September 17.
Myanmar parliament speaker wraps up Vietnam visit Politics

Myanmar parliament speaker wraps up Vietnam visit

Speaker of the Assembly of the Union of Myanmar Thura U Shwe Mann left Ho Chi Minh City on September 9, concluding his five-day visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.
Politics

President welcomes Myanmar parliament speaker

President Truong Tan Sang received Speaker of the Myanmar Assembly of the Union Thura U Shwe Mann in Hanoi on September 6, saying the latter’s ongoing visit will help deepen the relations between the two countries.