Business

ADB assists Vietnam's economic recovery

Vietnam on October 20 signed agreements with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for two loans worth 600 million USD to help the country cope with the impact of the global economic crisis and support policy reform.
Politics

PM Dung wraps up Sichuan, Chongqing visits

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left Chongqing City on October 17, wrapping up his visits to the city and Sichuan province and his attendance of the 10 th Western China International Trade Fair.
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PM Dung visits Sichuan, attends forum

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung arrived in Sichuan, China, on October 15, beginning his visit to the province, to Chongqing City and also to attend the 10th Western China International Trade Fair.
Politics

Vietnam, Germany promote trade ties

Vietnam and Germany have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on veterinary quarantine certificate form for German frozen pork products imported in Vietnam in the future.
Politics

Chinese youth delegation visits Vietnam

A high-level delegation from the central committee of the Communist Youth League of China (CYLC) is on a four-day working visit to Vietnam , beginning on October 7.
Business

Vietnam, Cambodia set up food, fertilizer companies

Four Vietnamese and Cambodian companies signed official contracts on the establishment of the Cambodia-Vietnam Foods Company and the Cambodia Five-stars International Fertiliser Company in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh on October 5.
Health

EU aid helps to improve health care

The European Union will grant a package of non-refundable aid worth 14.75 million EUR (21.7 million USD) to help Vietnam carry out a “Health Sector Capacity Support Project”.
Business

VN, Netherlands deepen environmental cooperation

Vietnam is a delta country with which the Netherlands would especially like to cooperate in water resource management and addressing climate change, an official from the Netherlands said on Oct. 5.
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President Triet ends Cuba and Chile visits

State President Nguyen Minh Triet arrived in Hanoi on Oct. 3 after attending the UN Security Council Summit and the general debate of the 64 th UN General Assembly and visiting Cuba and Chile from Sept. 23 to Oct. 3.
Politics

Vietnam, India step up cooperation

The visiting Vietnamese Vice State President, Nguyen Thi Doan, held talks with her Indian counterpart Mohamed Hamid Ansari in New Delhi on Oct. 1 to discuss ways of furthering cooperation in all fields.
Politics

State President meets Chilean parliament leaders

State President Nguyen Minh Triet met Chile’s acting President of Senate Carlos Bianchi and President of Chamber of Deputies of Chile Rodrigo Alvarez Zenteno in Santiago de Chile on Oct. 1 ( Chile time).