Daily Archives: December 3, 2020

VNA launches special website on 13th National Party Congress

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) launched a special website on Thursday providing information for the 13th National Party Congress in different languages. Speaking at the launch ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam highlighted the significance of the website, saying it will promptly provide

France: 76 mosques face closure, 66 migrants deported

  – The French government has launched a “massive and unprecedented” wave of actions to combat what it calls religious “extremism”, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said, adding that 76 mosques are suspected of “separatism”. Darmanin tweeted his interview with RTL radio

Delegates to ethnic minority congress pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

   A delegation to the second National Congress of Vietnamese Ethnic Minorities led by Politburo member and permanent National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong offered incense at the Monument to Heroic Martyrs in Bac Son street, Hanoi and paid tribute to

VOV presents electric motorbike to needy students in central region

 Voice of Vietnam has presented an electric motorbike to student Phan Thi Nga whose family had suffered heavily in the recent floods and storms. This is part of the humanitarian program towards people affected by natural disasters in central Vietnam. The

20,000 foreign troops stationed in Libya

 20,000 foreign troops and mercenaries are in Libya despite a ceasefire and long-standing arms embargo. The UN’s envoy in Libya Stephanie Williams told a virtual meeting of a political dialogue forum on Wednesday and called the situation a “shocking violation of

NATO completes annual nuclear drills

 NATO has concluded the annual nuclear exercise at Volkel airbase in the Netherlands, which included the German Air Force practicing delivery of US nuclear bombs believed to be stored at Büchel Air Base. It involved more than 50 aircrafts from several allied forces. 

Three imported cases of COVID-19 recorded on December 3

  Three cases of COVID-19, all imported cases, were recorded on Thursday by 6pm, raising the national count to 1361, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. Of the new patients, two are Vietnamese citizens with one

Vietnamese top leader praises Vietnam-Russia ties

  Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong received in Hanoi on Thursday outgoing Russian Ambassador to Vietnam Konstantin Vasilievich Vnukov The Vietnamese top leader praised the Ambassador ‘s contribution to strengthening the Vietnam-Russia Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. He reiterated Vietnam’s

Golder Announces Entering Into Arrangement Agreement With WSP Global Inc.

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Golder Associates Corporation’s parent company, Enterra Holdings Ltd. (“Golder” or the “Company”) announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the “Arrangement Agreement”) with a wholly-owned subsidiary of WSP Global Inc.

Taconic Biosciences Expands Innovative ExpressMODEL® Portfolio

New Random Integration Transgenic Animal Model Generation Solution Available RENSSELAER, New York, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing drug discovery animal model solutions, announces the launch of the new ExpressMODEL®: Random Integration Transgenic (RITg) service, which reduces