Hanoi flag hoisting ceremony marks ASEAN’s 53rd founding anniversary

Updated at 15:05:41 08/07/2020 (Views: 12)

An ASEAN flag hoisting ceremony was held in Hanoi on August 7 to mark the 53rd founding anniversary of the association and 25 years of Vietnam’s ASEAN membership.

  • Vietnamese rescuers save unconscious Filipino sailor off coast

    Updated at 14:36:34 04/24/2020 (Views: 226)

    A Filipino sailor who lost consciousness while working on a Panamanian vessel was rescued early on April 23 by staff from the Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC) of Region 3 based in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

  • Vietnam presents medical supplies to Japan, Russia

    Updated at 10:20:38 04/17/2020 (Views: 295)

    Vietnam on April 16 presented medical supplies as gifts of its government and people to their Japanese counterparts to support them in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Vietnam, UK discuss ways to fight COVID-19, promote bilateral ties

    Updated at 10:19:51 04/17/2020 (Views: 271)

    Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs To Anh Dung on April 16 held phone talks with Minister of State at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Nigel Adams to discuss cooperation in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and promote bilateral ties.

  • Global media impressed by Vietnam’s swift response to COVID-19

    Updated at 10:25:16 04/14/2020 (Views: 291)

    Global and regional media continued hailing Vietnam’s fight against COVID-19, saying that rapid and active response by the authorities and public cooperation play an important role.

  • Citizen protection online discussion in US against COVID-19

    Updated at 10:50:04 04/13/2020 (Views: 292)

    Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc joined a recent online discussion between Vietnamese representative offices in the host country and the association of Vietnamese students there, focusing on measures to support Vietnamese citizens and students in face of the COVID-19.

  • Vietnam to suspend labour export until end of April

    Updated at 09:05:50 04/06/2020 (Views: 348)

    The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) on April 5 asked the Overseas Labour Management Department to order businesses to suspend sending workers abroad until the end of April.

  • Viet Nam donates medical equipment to help Laos tackle COVID-19

    Updated at 08:54:26 04/06/2020 (Views: 346)

    Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung handed over medical equipment worth over VNĐ7 billion (US$304,000) as a gift from the Vietnamese Government and people to their Lao counterparts at a ceremony in Vientiane on Saturday.

  • British Embassy in Vietnam provides consular support for UK citizens

    Updated at 08:43:00 04/04/2020 (Views: 358)

    The British Embassy in Vietnam said on April 3 that amid the complicated developments of COVID-19, it is working closely with the Vietnamese authorities to provide consular support for affected UK citizens.

  • Friendship association presents face masks to Italy

    Updated at 10:28:34 04/03/2020 (Views: 356)

    The Vietnam-Italy Friendship Association has presented over 41,500 face masks to Italy to help Italian people in the fight against the COVID-19.

  • Temporary residence extended for foreigners unable to exit due to COVID-19

    Updated at 10:26:48 04/03/2020 (Views: 360)

    Vietnam has decided to extend temporary residence permit for foreigners who are currently in the country and unable to leave because of travel restrictions or quarantine order related to COVID-19, according to the Immigration Department under the Ministry of Public Security.

  • International media praise Vietnam’s success in COVID-19 fight

    Updated at 08:33:39 04/01/2020 (Views: 334)

    International media continue to hail the success that Vietnam has made so far in containing the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 despite limited resources compared to many countries.

  • Financial Times praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 offensive model

    Updated at 14:52:33 03/25/2020 (Views: 308)

    Financial Times on March 24 ran an article praising Vietnam’s efforts in containing the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic, saying that the country has proved itself as a model in the work with limited resources but determined leadership.