Daily Archives: February 28, 2020

Vietnamese boxers punching above their weight

All eyes will be on Nguyen Thi Thu Nhi when she fights for the World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific minimumweight title on February 29 in Cambodia.Nhi is the first Vietnamese female boxer to vie for the title and if

Vietnamese boxers punching above their weight

All eyes will be on Nguyen Thi Thu Nhi when she fights for the World Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific minimumweight title on February 29 in Cambodia.Nhi is the first Vietnamese female boxer to vie for the title and if

Conference talks ways to fight illegal, unreported, unregulated fishing

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development hosted a conference in the central province of Binh Dinh on February 28 to discuss measures to strengthen the leadership and instruction over combating illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing (IUU)...

Law on Enterprises should be revised to improve business climate: CIEM

As the Law on Enterprises is no longer suitable due to heavy burdens of administrative procedures it placed on local firms, a revised bill is necessary to better the business climate and enhance the competitive edge of the economy,

Vietnam determined to continue improving investment environment: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 28 affirmed that the government is determined to continue implementing strong measures aimed at improving the investment environment, thus further facilitating foreign investors, including those from Japan.R...

Vietnam ready to work with Republic of Korea to fight Covid-19 epidemic

The Vietnamese government has decided to suspend its unilateral exemption of visa for citizens from the Republic of Korea, effective from 0:00 am on February 29, amid complicated developments of the new coronavirus outbreak in Daegu city and Gyeongsang...

Hanoi Formula 1 circuit completed

Construction of the Hanoi Formula 1 circuit, which will play host to the first-ever F1 race in the country in April, has been completed.The final 150m of the 5.6 km track was laid last week, along with the start/finish line

All countries should prepare to cope with Covid-19: WHO

WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters on Thursday that all nations need to make sure their medical systems are ready to cope with Covid-19 outbreaks. He said the world is at a decisive point and countries must act

French parliamentarians host workshop on East Sea

Opportunities and challenges facing Vietnam and France in the East Sea were discussed at a workshop held by the France-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians' Group on Thursday. The workshop drew politicians, researchers, scientists, lecturers, diplomats,...

Phu Quoc island among 25 emerging travel destinations

Phu Quoc, Vietnam's largest island in southern Kien Giang province, ranked seventh on TripAdvisor's list of 25 emerging travel destinations.The list, released this week by TripAdvisor, the world's most popular travel guide and review website, is based ...