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China helps rescue injured fisherman

Society

China helps rescue injured fisherman

While operating at a location about 130 nautical miles east-northeast of Linh Con Island of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago on June 5, a Vietnamese fishing boat coded QNa 90439TS requested urgent support since a crew member was injured and in life-threatening condition.

Floods, landslides kill two in the North

Environment

Floods, landslides kill two in the North

As of May 29, floods, whirlwinds, and landslides in Vietnam’s northern region killed two people and injured two others, while causing heavy property losses, according to the Office of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Ha Nam, Gyeonggi provinces discuss ways to boost ties

Politics

Ha Nam, Gyeonggi provinces discuss ways to boost ties

Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of northern Ha Nam province Pham Sy Loi committed all possible support for domestic and foreign investors during a working session on May 30 with Vice Chairman of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Provincial Council of Gyeonggi Kim Won-ki.

Vietnam, Canada eye stronger defence ties

Politics

Vietnam, Canada eye stronger defence ties

Vietnamese Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich and his Canadian counterpart Harjit Singh Sajjan have expressed their belief that the bilateral defence ties will progress in the time ahead, helping enrich the Vietnam-Canada comprehensive partnership.

Thanh Hoa: fishermen learn sea law

Society

Thanh Hoa: fishermen learn sea law

A training course on legal regulations on seas and islands was held in the north central coastal province of Thanh Hoa on May 3, seeking to raise local fishermen’s awareness of abiding by the sea-related law and protecting sea resources.

Vietnam, Japan reinforce defence links

Politics

Vietnam, Japan reinforce defence links

Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich and his Japanese counterpart Takeshi Iwaya agreed to continue pushing forward the effective and substantial development of bilateral defence ties during 2019 and following years during their talks in Hanoi on May 2.

Prime Minister holds talks with Chinese Premier

Politics

Prime Minister holds talks with Chinese Premier

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on April 26 held talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on the occasion of the Vietnamese Government leader’s trip to China to attend the ongoing second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation.