Daily Archives: June 11, 2020

The aviation MRO community to gather live for first time in months at Aviation Week Network’s 25th Annual MRO Americas

Event taking place September 1-3 in Dallas, Featured Speakers include American Airlines CEO Doug Parker NEW YORK, June 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — September will mark the first time in months that the aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) industry

National Assembly Chairwoman elected as Head of National Election Council

  National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan was elected as Chairperson of the National Election Council at the ongoing ninth session of the legislature in Hanoi on Thursday.  With overwhelming votes in favor, the National Assembly adopted a resolution

Swiss people join anti-racism protests

More than 10,000 people took to the streets in Geneva this week in protest against racial discrimination – the largest such rally in Switzerland so far. Their rally coincided with the funeral of George Floyd, an African American who died

ASEAN, Indian youths boost cooperation amid pandemic

  More than 200 delegates participated in the 3rd India-ASEAN youth online dialogue to share initiatives and seek cooperation opportunities in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Ram Madhav, General Secretary of India’s ruling BJP party emphasized the role of

Global think tanks call for cooperation to combat COVID-19

A global online forum for think tanks was held this week in Beijing to call for closer international cooperation in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. The event brought together more than 160 experts and media representatives from 48 countries and nine

Dossiers on intangible heritages seek UNESCO recognition

  Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has assigned the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to prepare dossiers on two of Vietnam’s intangible cultural heritages for UNESCO recognition. They are Mo Muong prayer singing in the northwestern province of

Prime Minister meets female National Assembly deputies

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and other female legislators in Hanoi on Wednesday. The meeting was jointly held by the Vietnam Women’s Union and the female parliamentarians’ group to brief on

Vietnam sees no new COVID-19 community transmission in 56 days

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said Thursday that Vietnam has gone 56 days without a domestically transmitted COVID-19 infection and still has recorded no COVID-19 deaths.  According to the committee, 320 of 332 cases, 96.4 percent

Vietnam, Japan boost defense cooperation

    Deputy Defense Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh talked with his Japanese counterpart Nishida Yasunori by phone on Wednesday to promote bilateral defense cooperation once the COVID-19 pandemic is under control.  The two leaders briefed each other on disease prevention

International experts optimistic about EVFTA

The AP news on Monday ran an article called “ Vietnam ratifies trade deal with EU in boost for economy” saying that the landmark trade deal is expected to energize the country’s manufacturing sector and exports, as it recovers from