Daily Archives: October 12, 2019

Nelipak Appoints Roger Prevot as Chief Executive Officer

CRANSTON, R.I., Oct. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nelipak® Corporation, Inc. (“Nelipak”), a global leader in rigid and flexible packaging for the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors, announced toda…

Festivals promote culture, tourism, traditional crafts across Vietnam

A festival opened in downtown Hanoi on Friday night to promote the typical culture, tourism products, and farm produce of 19 ethnic minority groups living in the mountain province of Ha Giang. Festival goers to the o…

200 Hanoi businesses honored

Hanoi authorities honored nearly 200 businesses for their excellent production and contributions to national development at the Business Night ceremony on Friday to mark the Vietnam Entrepreneurs' Day on Octob…

Party Central Committee’s 11th plenum closes

The 11th plenum of the 12th Party Central Committee closed in Hanoi on Saturday afternoon after 6 days of meeting.

In his closing statement, Party leader and President Nguyen Phu Trong said the plenum called for deep…

Volunteers clean up Long Bien bridge, Red River area

Approximately 200 volunteers are collecting rubbish in Hong (Red) River area and Long Bien Bridge in Hanoi this weekend.

The clean-up, supported by the EU Delegation and Keep Hanoi Clean organization, is as part of …

Red Dao people’s costume decoration art recognized as national heritage

A ceremony to receive the certificate recognizing the art of the Red Dao people's traditional costume decoration as a national intangible cultural heritage took place Saturday in the Na Hang-Lam Binh nature reser…

South Korea, Japan conclude first round of talks on trade dispute

South Korea and Japan agreed to hold further talks at the World Trade Organization regarding their trade dispute over Japan's export restrictions against Korea.

The first round of talks ended on Friday in Geneva af…

Trump names new US ambassador to Russia

US President Donald Trump said on Friday he will nominate US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan to be the US ambassador to Russia.

The nomination needs the Senate's approval. Sullivan is one of outstanding indi…

Vietnam’s global competiveness improves

Vietnam has risen ten places on the 2019 global competitiveness index to rank 67th of 141 economies, according to a report released by the World Economic Forum.

The World Economic Forum defines competitiveness in t…