Vietnam looks to boost health cooperation with Argentina Health

Vietnam looks to boost health cooperation with Argentina

Vietnam wants to learn from Argentina’s experience in campaigns to prevent harm from tobacco, alcohol and non-contagious diseases, as well as in providing initial healthcare and improving public health, said Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien.
Ambassador highlights Vietnam’s contributions to UN Politics

Ambassador highlights Vietnam’s contributions to UN

Head of the Permanent Delegation of Vietnam to the United Nations, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy has highlighted the country’s contributions to the global organization over the past four decades, ahead a visit by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to New York for the high-level General Debate of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 73).
Household debts exert pressure on Thai economy World

Household debts exert pressure on Thai economy

With a debt mountain of 12.17 trillion THB (372 billion USD), or 77.6 percent of the national GDP at the end of March, Thai households are among the biggest borrowers in Asia, and they find it difficult to keep up with payments.
Thailand’s economy sees slow growth in Q2 World

Thailand’s economy sees slow growth in Q2

Thailand’s economy in April-June grew at a slower pace than in the previous quarter, but the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) kept its yearly GDP growth forecast of the country at 4.2-4.7 percent.
VUFO’s friendship insignias presented to IGE members Society

VUFO’s friendship insignias presented to IGE members

Vice President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Bui Khac Son presented insignias “For Peace and Friendship Among Nations” to three members of the Institute of Global Engagement (IGE) during a ceremony in Hanoi on June 27.
Vietnam attends ESCAP’s 74th session in Bangkok Politics

Vietnam attends ESCAP’s 74th session in Bangkok

Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has led a Vietnamese delegation to the 74th session of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), which is taking place in Bangkok, Thailand, on May 11-16.
French Communist Party leader welcomed in HCM City Politics

French Communist Party leader welcomed in HCM City

Vice Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Vo Thi Dung on April 26 received Jean Charles Negre, Politburo member and former standing member of the French Communist Party (PCF) Secretariat, who is visiting the city.