Vietnam, EU sign free trade, investment protection agreements Business

Vietnam, EU sign free trade, investment protection agreements

The EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU – Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) were officially signed in Hanoi on June 30 afternoon, in the witness of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Vietnamese National Assembly and Government leaders, and leaders of the European Union (EU).
First Vietnamese peacekeepers start journey to war-torn South Sudan Politics

First Vietnamese peacekeepers start journey to war-torn South Sudan

Hidden at the bottom of Thu’s heavy army backpack was a well-wrapped jar of salt. It was a gift from her mother given the last time the two met, and Thu planned to take it to the war-torn South Sudan where she will be one of the first Vietnamese members of the United Nations peacekeeping mission.
US Ambassador arrives in Hue on cycling tour Travel

US Ambassador arrives in Hue on cycling tour

US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius on January 30 arrived in Thua Thien - Hue concluding an 8-day cycle tour from Hanoi to promote educational exchange and environmental protection awareness.
ASEAN enters new period of regional vision World

ASEAN enters new period of regional vision

November 22, 2015 has been engraved in the history of the ASEAN as it witnessed the signing of the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on the Establishment of the ASEAN Community.
27th ASEAN Summit closes successfully World

27th ASEAN Summit closes successfully

The 27th ASEAN Summit and related meetings wrapped up in Kuala Lumpur on November 22 with the signing of a Declaration on the establishment of the ASEAN Community.