Vietnam expects to expand engagement in UN peacekeeping operations Politics

Vietnam expects to expand engagement in UN peacekeeping operations

Vietnam will continue to seek measures to enhance the efficiency of and expand the areas of engagement in UN peacekeeping operations, heard a conference held by the Ministry of National Defence in Hanoi on January 7 to review Vietnam’s involvement in the operations in the 2012-2020 period.
Training course on air medical transportation organised Society

Training course on air medical transportation organised

The Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations in collaboration with the Military Hospital 175 and the Air Defence - Air Force Service on November 2 launched a training course on air medical transportation for the level-2 field hospital No.3.
Russian Helicopters sees prospects in Vietnam Business

Russian Helicopters sees prospects in Vietnam

Vietnam and Russia should cooperate more closely in the repair and maintenance of helicopters, especially as the Southeast Asian country has a maintenance and repair centre belonging to Russian Helicopters.
Direct flights to shape up Con Dao tourism: insiders Travel

Direct flights to shape up Con Dao tourism: insiders

Travelling to Con Dao island, a tourism spot off the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau, will be made easier after Bamboo Airways launches new direct flights from Hanoi, Hai Phong and Vinh to the island from September 29.
Online photo exhibition: a panorama of AO disaster Society

Online photo exhibition: a panorama of AO disaster

An online photo exhibition titled “Aspiration to better oneself” gives the audience, both domestic and foreign, an insight into the disastrous impacts of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin on the environment and humans in Vietnam.
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Ha Long Bay named among world’s top 50 wonders of natural tourism

From the beginning of 2020, Ha Long Bay has been highly appreciated in the charts of many top US travel magazines and organizations. This location is also on the list of 20 best destinations for backpackers from the popular travel service platform Hostelworld. Ha Long Bay is one of the most attractive destinations in Vietnam thanks to its exceptional natural beauty.
Thailand, India begin joint naval exercise World

Thailand, India begin joint naval exercise

Thailand and India on October 19 began a joint naval exercise in the Bay of Bengal that involved helicopters from ships of both nations, according to Indian defence officials.