Daily Archives: April 6, 2019

NA Chairwoman meets Wallonia Minister-President

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Friday hailed Belgium's Wallonia region for choosing Vietnam as the only country in Asia to set up its representative office over the past more than two decades. During a meeting with Minister-Preside...

PM celebrates Chol Chnam Thmay festival with the Khmer

A meeting to celebrate Chol Chnam Thmay, traditional New Year festival of the Khmer, was held in Can Tho City on Saturday.Speaking at the event, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc reiterated the Party and State's special attention to ethnic minority

Vietnam capable of producing vaccine against African swine fever

Vietnam is studying and will be capable of producing vaccine against the African swine fever, said the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development at a meeting in Hanoi on Friday.Since the first case was detected in China, the Ministry has

Vietnam’s exports to CPTPP countries surge

Vietnam's exports to several member countries of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have surged so far this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade at a Friday press conference on industrial...

Vietnam – Netherlands’ priority partner

Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte will pay an official visit to Vietnam from April 9 to 11 at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Speaking to reporters head of the visit, Vietnamese Ambassador to the

PM cuts ribbon to inaugurate 5 new air routes in Can Tho

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Saturday attended the inauguration of 5 Viejet's air routes connecting Can Tho city with Hai Phong, Vinh, Nha Trang, Thanh Hoa, and Da Lat.Speaking at the event, the Prime Minister said the new air

Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners

Pakistan will release 360 Indian prisoners as a goodwill gesture amid the continued tension between the two countries, the Pakistani Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.The prisoners will be freed in phases within April. The first batch will be released n...

World powers express concern about conflict in Libya

The UN Security Council expressed concern on Friday about military activities near Libya's capital Tripoli, warning that they threaten the country's stability, and called on Libyan National Army (LNA) troops commanded by Khalifa Haftar to halt all mili...

Turkish President to visit Russia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to discuss the deliveries of S-400 air defense systems to Turkey, the progress of building the Turkish Stream gas pipeline and the Akkuyu nuclear power pla...

France refuses to take back French extremists detained in Syria

France has ruled out the repatriation of French extremists and their families detained in Syria after the fall of ISIS' caliphate, Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said Friday. France and other European nations have been wrestling with how to hand...