Russian seminar looks at US relations in Southeast Asia ASEAN

Russian seminar looks at US relations in Southeast Asia

The characteristics of relations between the US and ASEAN and key regional partners, as well as major orientations in their dialogue, were among the topics of an online seminar held by the Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Russia on January 26.
Indonesia prioritises environmentally friendly projects World

Indonesia prioritises environmentally friendly projects

Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on January 27 that the country is in need of investments that could generate jobs and competitive products in the global market, and it will prioritise environmentally friendly projects to create enduring values.
Vietnam backs upcoming elections in Palestine World

Vietnam backs upcoming elections in Palestine

Vietnam supports the organisation of upcoming elections in Palestine as well as initiatives and measures to achieve a fair, comprehensive, and long-term solution to the Palestinian issue, Chargé d'Affaires to the UN, Ambassador Pham Hai Anh has said.
HCM City wants to foster ties with India Society

HCM City wants to foster ties with India

Ho Chi Minh City wants to continue to be an important partner of India in the fields of economy-trade, health care, information technology and clean energy, said Vice Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Committee Phan Thi Thang.
Vietnam to further join int’l efforts against climate change: PM Environment

Vietnam to further join int’l efforts against climate change: PM

Vietnam will continue its active participation in international efforts to combat climate change, so as to transform climate-induced “challenges” into “opportunities” for the sustainable development for all, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told the Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) 2021.
Czech media spotlights Vietnam’s rising position, achievements World

Czech media spotlights Vietnam’s rising position, achievements

Media reports in the Czech Republic have highlighted Vietnam’s rising position and recent development achievements, as well as the flourishing development of the traditional friendship between the two countries, on the occasion of the ongoing 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV).
Bac Ninh sees rise in number of newly-established firms Business

Bac Ninh sees rise in number of newly-established firms

As many as 2,390 newly-established firms and 771 subordinate units with a total registered capital of over 24.12 trillion VND (1.04 billion USD) were set up in northern Bac Ninh province last year, up 2 percent in number and 8.6 percent in capital.
Vietnam calls for UNSC’s leadership in fighting COVID-19 World

Vietnam calls for UNSC’s leadership in fighting COVID-19

Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, Vietnamese Chargé d'Affaires to the United Nations, has urged the UN Security Council (UNSC) to remain united and demonstrate its leadership in building a more comprehensive and robust strategy to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Demand for imported high-value seafood rises Business

Demand for imported high-value seafood rises

Vietnam’s imports of high-value seafood such as king crabs and lobsters are rising due to their falling prices, and are expected to rise even further during the Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival, experts have said.
Vietnam makes proposal on building 2021-2022 CLMV Action Plan Politics

Vietnam makes proposal on building 2021-2022 CLMV Action Plan

The 20th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam Senior Economic Officials’ Meeting (CLMV SEOM) was held on January 25 via video conference, during which Vietnam suggested countries study and select the form of implementing projects suitable to the “new normal” in each country when compiling the CLMV Action Plan for 2021-2022.
1,587 delegates to attend 13th National Party Congress Politics

1,587 delegates to attend 13th National Party Congress

Up to 1,587 delegates representing more than 5.1 million Party members nationwide will attend the 13th National Party Congress from January 25 to February 2, up nearly 80 delegates against the 12th Congress and the largest number among the 13 congresses.