Society

VNA boosts cooperation with Central Highlands steering committee

The Steering Committee for the Central Highlands region has urged the Vietnam News Agency to publish a special publication to serve as the official information channel for the Steering Committees of the Central Highlands, the Northwestern and the Southwestern regions.
ARF officials discuss regional security challenges World

ARF officials discuss regional security challenges

Senior officials from Southeast Asian nations and their dialogue partners, including the US, Japan and China, discussed the causes of tensions and security challenges in the Asia-Pacific region in Brunei on May 24, according to Kyodo News.
JICA project disbursement sees improvement Business

JICA project disbursement sees improvement

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has observed an improvement in disbursement of funds for its projects in Vietnam in recent months, JICA Vietnam Chief Representative Tsuno Motonori has said.
World

Better get used to high-priced food

Catastrophic flooding and crop losses in Thailand, the world's leading rice exporter, are raising concerns that another food crisis may be in the offing. Further disquieting is the possibility that the world may have already entered a new era where persistently high food prices are the “New Normal.”
Politics

VNA, French Embassy share information

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and French Embassy in Vietnam on Nov. 19 signed an agreement on cooperation in information, aiming at strengthening bilateral cooperation in political, economic, cultural, social and scientific information.
VNA launches Thang Long-Hanoi website Society

VNA launches Thang Long-Hanoi website

The Vietnam News Agency launched its website on Thang Long-Hanoi at www.hanoi.vietnamplus.vn on March 18, which becomes the first and only website on the capital city published in four languages.