Ambassador notes intensified relations between Vietnam, G20 members

Updated at 14:14:32 02/15/2017 (Views: 17)

Vietnam’s relations with member economies of the G20 are being expanded and intensified, Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany Doan Xuan Hung told the press.

  • Chinese bank branch on Vietnam’s Phu Lam island is illegal

    Updated at 14:47:58 02/13/2017 (Views: 21)

    A Chinese bank branch established in the so-called Sansa city on Phu Lam island in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago is illegal, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh at a regular press conference on February 9.

  • NA Standing Committee to sit ten sessions in 2017

    Updated at 16:00:38 02/07/2017 (Views: 21)

    The 14th National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) is expected to hold ten sessions this year, according to the recently released 2017 working programme.

  • Gov’t to continue with building institutions in 2017

    Updated at 16:18:13 02/06/2017 (Views: 27)

    The Government will continue efforts to complete institutions in 2017 to facilitate activities of citizens and businesses, Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung said at a press conference in Hanoi on February 3 following the monthly cabinet meeting.

  • Vietnam focuses on sustainable poverty reduction

    Updated at 15:19:35 02/03/2017 (Views: 27)

    BTO - The Vietnamese Government has paid special heed to reducing poverty in an inclusive and sustainable manner, stated Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of the Vietnam Mission to the UN. The country has completed the Millennium Development Goal in poverty reduction earlier than schedule, with human development index improved considerably, she said.

  • State President calls on former Party leader

    Updated at 16:31:19 02/02/2017 (Views: 25)

    State President Tran Dai Quang visited former Party chief Do Muoi at his home on February 1 on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) and the 87th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3).

  • Planning law needs to address overlapping, wastefullness

    Updated at 16:27:16 01/11/2017 (Views: 40)

    Members of the 14th National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee asked for measures to prevent planning overlap and wastefulness while discussing the draft Law on Planning at their on-going sixth session on January 10.

  • Meeting commemorates 70th anniversary of national resistance day

    Updated at 16:13:31 12/19/2016 (Views: 41)

    A meeting commemorating the 70th anniversary of National Resistance Day (December 19) took place in Hanoi on December 18.

  • Researchers present Vietnam island proof

    Updated at 15:55:48 12/14/2016 (Views: 50)

    Vietnamese leading researchers gathered at a workshop in the central coastal province of Thua Thien – Hue on December 14 to present old documents issued by the Europeans, which are proof of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago.

  • Top legislator’s visit set to reinforce Vietnam-India partnership

    Updated at 10:27:40 12/09/2016 (Views: 92)

    An official visit to India by National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan from December 8-11 is expected to help realise the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries.

  • Reform in National Assembly performance

    Updated at 15:47:26 11/25/2016 (Views: 53)

     The 2nd session of the 14th National Assembly concluded on November 23 after making significant progress.

  • Government issues action plans for 2016-2021 period

    Updated at 15:51:08 11/21/2016 (Views: 64)

    The Government has issued a plan of action for 2016-2021, focusing on six major tasks, including the implementation of measures to reform the growth model and improve the quality of growth.

  • PM to attend CLV development triangle summit

    Updated at 09:28:32 11/19/2016 (Views: 60)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a Vietnamese delegation to the ninth Summit on Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Development Triangle Area scheduled to take place November 23 in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

  • Stronger decentralisation hoped to stimulate development in HCM City

    Updated at 16:18:22 11/10/2016 (Views: 64)

    Prime Minster Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s decision to pilot stronger decentralisation and authorisation for Ho Chi Minh City is expected to help the locality become a modern and civilised city with good life quality.

  • Party Resolution on international economic integration

    Updated at 15:50:44 11/07/2016 (Views: 75)

    Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on November 5 signed a resolution on effectively implementing international economic integration, maintaining social political stability in the context of Vietnam’s participation in new-generation free trade agreements.

  • Party commission’s conclusion on violations at ministry welcomed

    Updated at 16:18:49 10/26/2016 (Views: 139)

    Many National Assembly (NA) deputies have applauded the Party Inspection Commission’s conclusion regarding violations and shortcomings of the Party Delegation to the Ministry of Industry and Trade in the 2011-2016 tenure and some individuals involved.

  • Legislators debate public investment, State budget allocation

    Updated at 15:17:04 10/24/2016 (Views: 88)

    The plan on mid-term public investment for 2016-2020 was among the topics put on the table during group discussions as part of the 14 th National Assembly’s second meeting on October 22 afternoon.

  • Vietnam suggests elevating ASEAN-EU dialogue tie to strategic level

    Updated at 15:21:07 10/17/2016 (Views: 86)

    It is a high time to bring ASEAN-EU dialogue relations to strategic level and deepen bilateral cooperation in important fields.

  • Belgian delegation visited Binh Thuan over the implementation of project “Integrated Water Management and Urban Development”

    Updated at 13:50:44 10/12/2016 (Views: 396)

    BTO- A delegation from Belgian government on October 10th met with the Steering Committee for project “Integrated water management and urban development in relation to climate change” of Binh Thuan province over the mid-term-assessment. The meeting was attended by vice chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Pham Van Nam.

  • Party chief gives direction at Party Central Committee’s plenum

    Updated at 10:18:57 10/11/2016 (Views: 141)

    Party Secretary General Nguyen Phu Trong emphasized that issues on the agenda of the fourth plenary meeting of the 12th Party Central Committee are important to the successful implementation of the 12th Party Congress’ resolution.

  • Province’s leader received senior delegation from Cambodia

    Updated at 16:36:04 10/05/2016 (Views: 159)

    BTO-Vice chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Hoa on October 4th hosted a reception for a Cambodia’s senior delegation led by Lun Moniratana-Undersecretary of State-Ministry of Cults and Religion.

  • PM requests achieving 6.5 pct growth this year

    Updated at 15:47:52 10/04/2016 (Views: 91)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested all-out efforts to achieve 6.3-6.5 percent growth this year during a monthly Government meeting in Hanoi on October 3.

  • Peace significant to promote human rights

    Updated at 15:43:57 09/30/2016 (Views: 78)

    Peace plays a crucial role in the protection and promotion of human rights, President of the Vietnam Peace Committee (VPC) Uong Chu Luu said at a workshop in Hanoi on September 29.

  • Vietnam calls on UN to heed respect for international law

    Updated at 08:50:06 09/26/2016 (Views: 88)

    Vietnam has expressed its hope that the UN will pay more heed to the respect for and observance of international law during the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly and a high-level meeting marking the 30th anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development in New York.

  • Vietnam calls for more contributions to peace and cooperation in East Sea

    Updated at 15:42:26 09/23/2016 (Views: 92)

    Vietnam Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh responded to reporters’ queries on recent developments in the East Sea at a September 22 regular press briefing in Hanoi.

  • Politburo appoints Police Party Central Committee

    Updated at 15:15:38 09/22/2016 (Views: 84)

    The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of Vietnam appointed the Central Committee of the Police's Party for the 2015-2020 tenure, naming Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong among them.

  • France-Vietnam friendship associations backs PCA ruling

    Updated at 09:08:46 09/20/2016 (Views: 96)

    The France-Vietnam Friendship Association, organisations of Vietnamese community and friendship associations with Vietnam in France have issued a joint statement supporting the ruling on the East Sea issue by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague, the Netherlands.

  • PM stresses promoting ASEAN’s self-reliance at Summit

    Updated at 15:08:49 09/07/2016 (Views: 171)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has underscored the need to enhance ASEAN’s capacity and self-reliance as well as uphold the bloc’s central role, considering them crucial to ASEAN’s success.

  • Spokesman deplores negative Facebook comments targeting Cambodian PM

    Updated at 15:51:01 09/01/2016 (Views: 105)

    Vietnam does not support the use of freedom of speech to insult other people or to incite extremism, damaging the good ties between Vietnam and Cambodia, Foreign Ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh said.

  • Leaders paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh and fallen heroes as a mark of respect on National Day

    Updated at 15:29:16 09/01/2016 (Views: 102)

    BTO- This morning (September 1st), delegations from the provincial Party Committtee, People’s Council, People’s Committee, Vietnam’s Fatherland Front arrived at the provincial Martyrs’ Cemetery to paid tribute to departed war heros on the occasion of Vietnam’s 71st National Day (September 2nd, 1945-2016).

  • Deputies to People’s Councils in the north convene conference

    Updated at 15:59:52 08/30/2016 (Views: 161)

    Permanent members of the People’s Councils of the Red River and northern coastal region for the 2016-2021 tenure convened their first conference in the northern province of Nam Dinh on August 26.

Ham Thuan Nam to invest Bien Que Huong community tourism project

BTO - Bien Que Huong community tourism project of Vietnam Chemical Corporation have been approved by chairman of Binh Thuan People’s Committee.

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Awarding ceremony for windsurfing Fun Cup 2017

BTO - After 2 days of exciting competition, the 18th Fun Cup international windsurf race was officially closed, on the evening of February 18th.

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Siemens Healthineers announces new immunoassay for the detection of Zika virus

Siemens Healthineers announced on January its CE-marked immunoassay—the Novagnost® Zika Virus IgM µ-capture Assay1—is now commercially available to laboratories outside of the U.S.

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