Daily Archives: October 4, 2020

Hanoi cycling journey raises awareness on environment protection

400 Vietnamese and foreigners cycled around Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi on Sunday as part of events to celebrate the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi (1010-2020). Participants in the Bicycle Journey of Friendship for the 2020 Green Hanoi

99,000 enterprises apply for licenses in 9 months

Despite severe impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic, nearly 99,000 enterprises in Vietnam applied for licenses in the first 9 months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office. 34,6000 enterprises resumed operation, up 25.5% over the same pe...

General Department of Taxation to launch electronic one-stop system

- The General Department of Taxation plans to officially launch the "Electronic Tax Procedures Support System", known as an electronic one-stop system nationwide, on Tuesday. The website gdt.gov.vn will enable tax payers to perform administrative proce...

National Party Congress website inaugurated

The official website of the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam was inaugurated on Saturday at daihoi13.dangcongsan.vn.The website provides official information about the upcoming 13th National Party Congress in six language: Vietn...

Trump campaign launches “Operation MAGA”

With Donald Trump in the hospital, his re-election campaign on Saturday launched "Operation MAGA" or "Make America Great Again" under which a series of online and in-person campaign events will be held during the last month prior to the official

Vietnam enters 32rd day without COVID-19 community infection

Vietnam had no new COVID-19 cases to report on Sunday morning, entering the 32nd consecutive day without infections in the community. Vietnam has to date confirmed 1,096 COVID-19 cases, including 691 local infections and the rest are imported, accordi...

EU pushes for rule of law in South China Sea: Experts

Experts on Asian security have commented on the September 16 note verbale addressed to the UN by France, Germany, and the UK (E3), who expressed their opposition to China’s expansive claims in the South China Sea (called the East

Heavy fighting continues in Nagorno-Karabakh

Despite international call to end hostilities, heavy fighting continued on Saturday between Armenia and Azerbaijan in their conflict over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh after Azerbaijan launched a large-scale attack on the area. Azerbaija...

17-billion-USD trade surplus drives Vietnam’s growth

Vietnam's economy is recovering with growth forecast to reach 2.6% this year and 8.2% next year, according to Fitch Solutions’ report. Meanwhile, in a report titled ‘Asia Economics: It's About Stamina,’ HSBC also forecast that Vietnam's GDP growth is

15,000 C/Os issued in two months of EVFTA enforcement

Nearly 15,000 sets of certificates of origin (C/O) were granted to Vietnamese products for export to the EU, two months since the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) came into effect.The items granted C/Os are mainly footwear, seafood, coffee, text...