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Party, State leader welcomes Australian Senate President

Politics

Party, State leader welcomes Australian Senate President

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong said he hopes Vietnam and Australia will continue their sound Party ties and create firm political connectivity as a basis to step up their strategic partnership, at his reception in Hanoi on January 22 for President of the Senate of Australia Scott Ryan.

Hanoi city targets 7.4-7.6% economic growth in 2019

Business

Hanoi city targets 7.4-7.6% economic growth in 2019

The Hanoi People’s Committee has set 22 targets for socio-economic development in 2019, focusing on State budget restructuring, improvement of its investment and business environment and promotion of the innovation and startup ecosystem.

Australia Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City

Politics

Australia Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City

A get-together was held in Ho Chi Minh City on January 22 by the HCM City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) to celebrate the 231st anniversary of Australia Day (January 26, showing the friendship and solidarity between the city’s people and their Australian counterparts.

ASEAN, EU pledge to strengthen comprehensive ties

World

ASEAN, EU pledge to strengthen comprehensive ties

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU) affirmed the commitment to enhancing bilateral comprehensive cooperation at the 22nd ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting in Brussels on January 21.

Petrol imports to be reduced this year

Business

Petrol imports to be reduced this year

Petrol imports this year should be sharply reduced as the Nghi Son Refinery comes into operation and the output of Dung Quất Refinery meets most of the local demand, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.