Daily Archives: May 23, 2020

Prime Minister urges for strong measures to optimize investment shifted to Vietnam

  Many investors have considered Vietnam as a safe investment destination with a lot of advantages after the COVID-19 pandemic is pushed back, heard a meeting of permanent government members chaired by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Hanoi on Friday. The meeting also

Vietnam, Ireland beef up bilateral cooperation

 Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on Friday held phone talks with his Irish counterpart Simon Coveney to discuss measures to enhance bilateral cooperation as well as coordination between the two nations at multilateral forums. Minh shared Vietnam’s measures to curb COVID-19 and

Prompt post-COVID-19 scenarios need to be developed

The global economy and the Vietnamese economy in particularly are heavily hurt by the COVID-19 epidemic.  The Vietnamese government has so far successfully contained the epidemic to enable the country to restore its economy. Speaking to VOV on the sidelines

No new COVID-19 cases recorded in Vietnam on Saturday morning

  Vietnam recorded no cases positive for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on Saturday morning, marking 37 days in a row without new infections in the community.  According to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, Vietnam’s COVID-19 tally now stands

NA debates a pilot of urban administration model in Da Nang

  The ninth session of the 14th National Assembly Saturday morning had an online discussion on the pilot of the urban administration model in  Da Nang city. The deputies discussed a report on the draft resolution on the  pilot of the urban administration  model

Death toll from Pakistani air crash rises to 80

At least 80 people were killed as a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane with 99 passengers and crew onboard crashed in the southern port city of Karachi on Friday, officials and local media said. Two passengers survived, a Sindh provincial government

US congressman hails Vietnam’s success in fighting COVID-19

US Representative Ami Bera on Friday spoke highly of Vietnam’s success in containing the COVID-19 epidemic.  In a telephone talk with Vietnamese ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc on Friday, Mr. Ami Bera who is also Chairman of Subcommittee

Month-long campaign launched to promote social insurance for all

A month-long campaign was launched in Hanoi on May 23 to promote social insurance for all, with the launching ceremony broadcast live at 63 sites in cities and provinces.   Deputy Director General of the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) Tran

BinhDinh seeks to stimulus domestic tourism demand after pandemic

The Department of Tourism of the south-central province of BinhDinh on May 22 held a tourism promotion programme, aiming to attract more domestic visitors after social distancing measures were eased.   According to Director of the department Nguyen Van Dung,

Da Nang steps up tourism promotion

The central city of Da Nang on May 23 launched a programme and a fund aiming to promote local tourism.   The “Da Nang Thank You 2020” programme will last from May to December with attractive products and services. More