Daily Archives: September 12, 2020

Vietnam likely to gain export target for timber and wooden products

Experts believe Vietnam this year will reach its export target for timber and wooden products at 12 billion USD, despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.According to the Import and Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT),

Vietnam firms seek to boost exports of medical supplies to Venezuela

Vietnamese businesses introduced their capacity to produce and supply medical supplies to Venezuela in response to the COVID-19 pandemic while attending a webinar held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Venezuela on September 11.The event aimed to promote ec...

Ministry asks for tightened management on condotels, officetels, shophouses

The Ministry of Construction has asked provincial and municipal people’s committees to tighten management on condotels, officetels, resort villas and shophouses while there remains a shortage of regulations to ensure the development of these new proper...

Donors greatly contribute to ensuring social security in Long An

A ceremony to honour donors who made contributions to social security development in the Mekong Delta province of Long An, was held in the locality on September 12.In recent years, Long An’s authorities have called for and received great support

Ambassador visits Kiev-based high school named after President Ho Chi Minh

Vietnamese Ambassador to Ukraine Nguyen Anh Tuan has visited High School 251 named after President Ho Chi Minh in Kiev on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day and the new academic year of 2020-2021.Speaking at a

Vietnam’s 75th National Day observed in Malaysia

The Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia on September 11 held a grand ceremony to celebrate Vietnam's 75th National Day (September 2).At the event, Vietnamese Ambassador Le Quy Quynh highlighted Vietnam’s socio-economic achievements and increasing prestige i...

Top leader orders careful preparations for Army’s 11th Party Congress

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong, who is also Secretary of the Central Military Commission, asked the Standing Board of the Central Military Commission to make meticulous preparations for the 11th Party Congress of the Vietnam Peo...

Canadian expert highly values Vietnam as ASEAN Chair

Vietnam has taken advantage of the opportunity as the ASEAN Chair to become a bridge promoting intra-ASEAN connection as well as links between the bloc with its dialogue partners, a Canadian expert has saidIn an interview granted to the Vietnam

ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting enters the last working day

The 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 53) entered the last working day on Saturday, with important events such as the 27th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), ASEAN-EU foreign ministers’ meeting, and ASEAN-India foreign ministers’ meeting. The ARF is ...

UN recognizes WHO’s leadership in coordinating global responses to COVID-19

The UN General Assembly on Friday approved a wide-ranging resolution on tackling the coronavirus pandemic over objections from the US and Israel, and Ukraine and Hungary abstaining. The resolution called for “intensified international cooperation, mult...