Daily Archives: July 12, 2019

Singapore Exchange Launches New Multi-Matching Trading Engine from Nasdaq

SGX’s securities market now operating on the Nasdaq Financial Framework

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On June 3, Singapore Exchange (SGX) successfully went live with a new multi-matc…

Minimum regional wage to rise 5.5% in 2020

Vietnam's minimum regional wage will increase 5.5% starting next year, as a result of negotiations between representatives of the State, employers and employees which ended Thursday.

Doan Mau Diep, Deputy Minis…

Vietnam, China agree to promote cooperation towards bringing happiness to peoples

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said Vietnam always treasures its traditional friendship with China, which was fostered by President Ho Chi Minh and Chairman Mao Zedong along with many generatio…

UN Human Rights Council to investigate killings in Philippine drug war

The UN Human Rights Council voted on Thursday to set up an investigation into mass killings during Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs, a step that activists said was long overdue.

Dutert…

Russia ready for talks with Ukraine

Moscow is ready for any kind of talks concerning Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters on Thursday.

Russia has never refused to hold any kind of talks, including an expansion of the Normandy proc…

Iran to abandon nuclear commitments if Europe does not keep promises

If European countries do not honor their commitments under the nuclear deal then Iran will reduce its own commitments, said MojtabaZolnour, chairman of Iran's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission.

In …

Six US activists honored with peace medal

Six peace activists from the US have been awarded with For peace and friendship among nations medal by the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) in recognition of their contributions to peace and friend…

NA Chairwoman visits Zhongguancun Exhibition Centre in Beijing

Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visited Zhongguancun Exhibition Centre in Beijing on Friday, as part of her official visit to China.

The exhibition centre is showcasing 340 adva…

Deputy PM: Vietnam wants expand cooperative ties with Tanzania

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung says Vietnam treasures and wants to expand mutually-beneficial cooperation with African countries like Tanzania.

Mr. Dung, who just concluded a working trip to Tanzania, pr…

EP to vote on von der Leyen as EC chief on July 16

The European Parliament will vote next Tuesday on Ursula von der Leyen's nomination to head the European Commission, a parliament spokesman said.

Concerns over her chances of winning the endorsement of the EU asse…