Daily Archives: June 24, 2020

Propaganda posters–key weapon for defeating COVID-19 in Vietnam

    Propaganda posters were one of the weapons that helped Vietnam defeat the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to build socialism, said the Chairman of the Expert Council of the Eurasian Foundation for Support of Scientific Research in an article

Public opinions on 36th ASEAN Summit

The 36th ASEAN Summit will be held online on Friday because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Ahmad Ibrahim Almutaqqi, head of the ASEAN Studies Program at Indonesia’s Habibie Center, said the event is important for the bloc as the coronavirus pandemic

EU to meet for the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak

27 EU leaders will meet in Brussels on July 17 to discuss an economic recovery package.  The 2-day event will be the first person-to person summit since the COVID-19 outbreak. Officials will discuss an 823-billion-USD recovery plan proposed by European

Vietnam stresses importance of promoting transitional period in South Sudan

  Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnam’s mission to the UN, underlined the importance of promoting the transitional period and fully implementing the peace agreement in South Sudan during the UN Security Council’s online meeting Tuesday on South Sudan’s

Russia, India, China support relations based on international law

  Russia, India and China consistently speak in favour of relations based firmly on generally recognised international law in order to ensure global stability and general prosperity, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a Russia-India-China Foreign Ministers meeting on

Vietnam goes 69 days without a new COVID-19 case

    Vietnam has gone 69 days with no new COVID-19 infections, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.  Of 349 cases, 209 were infected outside Vietnam and quarantined on arrival. So far 329 patients, 94.3

Associations call for strengthened support for textile and footwear workers

A joint statement on a cooperation initiative to address COVID-19 impacts on workers and businesses in the textile-garment and leather-footwear-handbag industries in Vietnam was signed in Hanoi on Monday.  The signatories were the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor (VGCL), the

Vietnam works closely with ASEAN members to boost common goals

  Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh chaired an informal online meeting of ASEAN Foreign Ministers on Wednesday as part of the ASEAN Summit week. The ministers discussed the progress of ASEAN Community building, implementation of agreements

ASEAN Political-Security Community Council Meeting in Hanoi

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh chaired an online meeting for the 21st ASEAN Political-Security Community Council on Wednesday.  Participants reviewed topics agreed on at the previous ASEAN Summit and proposed recommendations for this year’s summit to

Vietnam works with international community in climate change response

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh sent a message to the 2nd Berlin Climate and Security Conference on Wednesday. He told the conference that no single country can solve global climate change alone. It requires a global