Hanoi strives to reduce plastic use Society

Hanoi strives to reduce plastic use

Hanoi aims to reduce the use of plastic bags in the traditional markets, supermarkets and trade centres to protect the environment as well as ensure the sustainability of the ecosystem.
British festival opens in Hanoi Culture - Sports

British festival opens in Hanoi

The InspireMe Festival, organised by the British Embassy in Vietnam with cooperation from the Hanoi People’s Committee opened in the capital city on November 9 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-UK diplomatic ties.
Vietnam’s exports to India rise sharply Business

Vietnam’s exports to India rise sharply

Vietnam’s export turnover to India in the first nine months of 2018 hit 5.1 billion USD, according to preliminary statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
HCM City to hold second annual trade event in Laos Business

HCM City to hold second annual trade event in Laos

Ho Chi Minh City’s Investment and Trade Promotion Centre will organise the second HCM City Trade-Service-Tourism Promotion Conference in Savannakhet, Laos, in October to help Vietnamese businesses tap the Lao market and enhance co-operation between the two countries, a workshop heard on August 28.
Vietnam-Czech trade enjoys 14 percent growth in H1 Business

Vietnam-Czech trade enjoys 14 percent growth in H1

Bilateral trade turnover between Vietnam and the Czech Republic in the first half of 2018 recorded an expansion of nearly 14 percent compared to the same period last year, marking a successively stable growth rate of over 10 percent per year since 2015.
Plastic products exports up 20 percent Business

Plastic products exports up 20 percent

Exports of plastic products were worth 1.43 billion USD in the first half of the year, a year-on-year increase of 20 percent, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam, Algeria eye expanded ties in tourism Politics

Vietnam, Algeria eye expanded ties in tourism

Algerian Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Abdelkader Benmessaoud on July 26 received Vietnamese Ambassador Pham Quoc Tru in Algiers, who came to discuss expanding cooperation between the two countries, particularly in tourism.