Daily Archives: October 18, 2020

Poverty eradication key to sustainable development: PM

The Party and State always consider poverty eradication a key and urgent task of sustainable development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the annual charity programme “the entire nation joining hands for the poor” held in Hanoi on October

Boeing to bring more technologies to local airlines

To cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, Boeing has sped up its ecoDemonstrator programme to support its partner airlines, including those in Vietnam.   With the first testament Etihad Airways in the UAE, the ecoDemonstrator programme this year aims to bring

Vietnam reports no COVID-19 cases early October 18

The number of COVID-19 cases in Vietnam remained at 1,126 on October 18 morning as no new infections were recorded over the last 12 hours, according to the national steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control.   The country also

HCM City’s Party leader pledges to strive to develop city

New Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen has pledged to strive to take responsibility for the municipal Party Organisation and the country.   During a press conference on October 18 announcing the result of

PM calls for greater efforts to overcome consequences of landslides in central region

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 18 issued a dispatch asking for greater efforts to rescue operations and settlement of consequences of landslides in the central provinces of Thua Thien – Hue and Quang Tri.   In his dispatch,

Japanese PM leaves Tokyo for Vietnam visit

Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide left Tokyo on October 18, beginning his first overseas trip after taking office, with Vietnam as his first leg.   It is the second Japanese PM, after PM Abe Shinzo, to choose Vietnam as the

Boeing to bring more technologies to local airlines

To cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, Boeing has sped up its ecoDemonstrator programme to support its partner airlines, including those in Vietnam.   With the first testament Etihad Airways in the UAE, the ecoDemonstrator programme this year aims to bring

Vietjet offers 50 percent discount on all domestic routes

Vietjet has launched a special promotion campaign with more than 2 million super-saving Eco tickets up for grabs whole days until October 20 in a move to celebrate Vietnamese Women’s Day.   Entering code “PHAIDEP”, passengers will enjoy a discount

Fund raising for Vietnamese on Tonle Sap water

The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and the Vietnam Business Club in Cambodia (VBCC) raised fund on October 17 to support the Vietnamese-Cambodians living on Tonle Sap water who are forced to relocate to land this month.   Donations amounted to

Bodies of 14 Quang Tri landslide victims found

As of 4:45 pm of October 18, 14 bodies had been found in a landslide that left 22 officers and soldiers of the Defence – Economic Division 337 under Military Zone 4 missing in Huong Phung commune, Huong Hoa district,