Monthly Archives: July 2020

U.S. Agriculture Praises Senate Letter Urging Administration to Make Greater Strides to Protect Common Food and Wine Terms

ARLINGTON, Va., July 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A diverse range of farm and agricultural industries is praising a bipartisan Senate letter sent today to U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue urging stronger international

Vietnam brings new dynamism to ASEAN: Malaysian Ambassador

  Vietnam, since joining ASEAN in 1995, has brought new dynamism to the organization, Kamsiah Kamaruddin, Permanent Representative of Malaysia to ASEAN told a Vietnam News Agency reporter in Jakarta. She said Hanoi has brought new ideas for building a stronger

Vietnam finishes second at 2020 International Chemistry Olympiad

 All four Vietnamese students competing at the 2020 International Chemistry Olympiad brought home gold medals, securing second place for Vietnam on the medal tally board, after the US, the Ministry of Education and Training announced on Friday. This is the

300 Vietnamese citizens brought home from US, Japan

Vietnamese authorities and Vietnam Airlines coordinated with US agencies to bring home 300 Vietnamese citizens via San Francisco, and Narita, Japan, on Wednesday and ThursdayThe passengers came from multiple US states and Japanese localities, most of them children under 18,

Trung Luong-My Thuan Expressway construction progress must be ensured: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Friday inspected construction progress of Trung Luong-My Thuan Expressway Project at Than Cuu Nghia intersection in Chau Thanh district, Tien Giang province. Since the project was restarted in March 2019, the Prime Minister has three

Border guard force ready to fight COVID-19

All military units are determined to be on the front lines of the COVID-19 fight, Senior Lieutenant General Tran Don, Deputy Defense Minister, said at a meeting of the Ministry’s Steering Board on COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Hanoi on

Da Nang sets up 8 COVID-19 checkpoints

 Da Nang established 24 hour checkpoints at eight entrances on Friday to screen everyone entering the city as part of efforts to contain and prevent the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The municipal inter-sectoral forces at the checkpoints will detect and

Four more COVID-19 patients recover

 Four more COVID-19 patients have made a full recovery and were discharged from the National Tropical Diseases Hospital on Friday morning, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. They are patient 356, patient 359, patient 383, and

Global economic outlook remains gloomy due to COVID-19

 The global economic outlook remains gloomy due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases and the fact that many countries will likely re-impose shutdown, according to Reuters survey. Reuters conducted the survey of more than 500 economists between July 3 and

Vietnam gives highest priority to stamping out COVID-19 outbreak in Da Nang

  Vietnam on Friday reported 13 critical COVID-19 patients and the first death of heart attack, severe underlying illness, and COVID-19. As of Friday, a total of 139 COVID-19 patients were being treated at 18 hospitals in Vietnam, said the