China, Myanmar to bolster ties World

China, Myanmar to bolster ties

China and Myanmar have agreed to uphold the principle of mutual respect and win-win cooperation for the sustained, healthy and steady development of bilateral relations.
Vietnam, Laos accelerate investment projects Politics

Vietnam, Laos accelerate investment projects

The Vietnamese and Lao governments should deliberate accelerating joint investment projects in the coming time, including the Hanoi-Vientiane expressway and the Hon La – Khammouan oil pipeline.
Vietnam-Laos oil pipeline survey conducted Business

Vietnam-Laos oil pipeline survey conducted

The authorities of the central province of Quang Binh held a working session with the Laos Petro JSC on October 19 to discuss the outcomes of a site survey for a bonded warehouse and oil pipeline.
Society

Steering board set up to find boat capsize reasons

The Ministry of Transport said on August 8 that its minister has decided to establish a steering board to investigate reasons of a recent boat accident in Ho Chi Minh City and define the responsibility of individuals and organisations involved.
Society

Last bodies recovered from sunken boat

The Marine Rescue Centre Zone 3 on August 5 recovered the remaining two bodies of nine people killed in a boating accident off the coast of Ho Chi Minh City three days ago.
Myanmar-China gas pipeline goes into operation World

Myanmar-China gas pipeline goes into operation

Gas began to flow to China on July 28 following the completion of a gas pipeline stretching for 793 km onshore within Myanmar's territory after three years of construction, according to Xinhua news agency.
Chinese, Russian presidents hold talks World

Chinese, Russian presidents hold talks

Chinese President Hu Jintao on September 27 held talks with his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev, who is on a working visit to China , to discuss ways to enhance bilateral ties and coordination on international affairs.