Monthly Archives: November 2016

Deputy NA Chairman receives US ASEAN Business Council delegation

The Vietnamese National Assembly respects the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement and is discussing an amendment roadmap to implement its commitment, according to Deputy Chairman of the National Assembly, Ph…

National Assembly Chairwoman lays wreath at Ho Chi Minh Monument in Cuba

On Tuesday, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan laid a wreath at the Ho Chi Minh Monument in Havana's Peace Park during a trip to Cuba to pay tribute to late Cuban leader Fidel Castro.

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President Tran Dai Quang receives businesses of national brands

President Tran Dai Quang has praised business winners of the title "national brand" as the pioneer force in international economic integration, national construction and development.

Speaking in a reception on …

Black boxes from Colombian plane crash found

Both black boxes with flight data and cockpit voice recordings from the plane that crashed near La Union, Colombia, have been found, according to Colombian authorities.

On Tuesday, Brazil declared three days of na…

Government pledges all-out effort to reach 2016 socio-economic targets

Vietnam will have to achieve a GDP growth of at least 7.1% in December to meet the expected GDP growth of between 6.3% and 6.5% for the year. The Government has vowed do its utmost to meet this challenge.

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Vietnam, France forge stronger cooperation in information and communication

Minister of Information and Communication Truong Minh Tuan visited France from November 26-29, hoping to strengthen cooperation between Vietnam and France in information technology and communications.

The wo…

Japan, China agree to boost the trilateral summit with South Korea

Japan and China have agreed to work toward a trilateral summit with South Korea, despite the political scandal in Seoul. The agreement was reached at a meeting between Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister Takeo Akiba a…

Vietnamese Ambassador to Cyprus presents credentials

Vietnamese Ambassador to Italy and the Republic of Cyprus Cao Chinh Thien suggested Vietnam and Cyprus negotiate the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Vietnamese laborers in Cyprus.

Such an agreement would en…

US officials and Argentinean leader pay tribute to Fidel Castro

US President Barack Obama will send two officials to attend the funeral of Cuban leader Fidel Castro in Havana, the White House said Tuesday. Attending the funeral will be Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhode…

Thousands people displaced from devastated eastern Aleppo

Up to 16,000 people fled militant-held parts of eastern Aleppo before the Syrian army's recent advance, UN humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien said Tuesday. He added that thousands more are likely to flee if the fig…