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EP delegation works with Binh Dinh on fight against IUU fishing

Business

EP delegation works with Binh Dinh on fight against IUU fishing

A delegation from the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries held a working session with authorities from the central province of Binh Dinh on October 31 to discuss efforts to fight illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing as required by the European Commission.

EU to reinforce cooperation with Cambodia

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EU to reinforce cooperation with Cambodia

The European Union (EU) has affirmed it would consolidate relations with Cambodia at the 10th EU-Cambodia Joint Committee meeting in Brussels, Belgium, from March 12-14, according to Fresh News, the most read news website in Cambodia.

Productivity key to economic growth

Business

Productivity key to economic growth

Renovating the growth model and raising productivity are the key tasks to develop Vietnam’s economy, said Vu Tien Loc, chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).

Vietnam – US Joint Statement

Politics

Vietnam – US Joint Statement

Vietnam and the US have issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of the visit by US President Barack Obama to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang.

Deputy PM visits Singapore

Politics

Deputy PM visits Singapore

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc started a visit to Singapore on May 10 as the 48 th guest of Singapore ’s “Friends of Lee Kuan Yew” programme.

New laws contribute to improving business climate

Business

New laws contribute to improving business climate

Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Economic Committee Nguyen Van Giau said the country has made a step forward in completing institutions for the market economy with the promulgation of a series of laws including the Law on Land Use, Law on Business, Law on Real Estate Trading and Law on Construction.

Justice ministry deems procedures unsound

Politics

Justice ministry deems procedures unsound

The Ministry of Justice recommended changing or removing 143 administrative procedures over the last three months, chief secretariat and spokesman of the ministry Tran Tien Dung said at a recent press conference.

Mutual judicial assistance under review

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Mutual judicial assistance under review

The Law on Mutual Judicial Assistance has created a legal framework for the fields of civil law, criminal law, extradition, and the transfer of convicts over the last six years, a conference heard in Hanoi on September 30.

Int’l donors highly value Vietnam’s ODA use

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Int’l donors highly value Vietnam’s ODA use

Representatives of international donors have appreciated Vietnam’s effective use of official development assistance (ODA), and pledged to continue to cooperate with and support the country in its future development.

They made the commitment at a meeting to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the development cooperation between Vietnam and donors in Hanoi on October 17.

World Bank Country Director in Vietnam Victoria Kwakwa said that Vietnam has recorded gigantic development achievements over the past two decades.