Daily Archives: December 7, 2020

Lao Prime Minister wraps up Vietnam visit

– Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on Sunday left Hanoi, concluding his visit to Vietnam, where he and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc co-chaired the 43rd session of the Vietnam-Laos Inter-Governmental Committee. During his 3-day stay in Vietnam, the Lao

Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund helps disadvantaged students

-The Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund on Saturday honored philanthropists who have made donations to the Fund to help disadvantaged children of ethic groups and remote areas for a better society. In 2020, the Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund and

Collective wedding organized for 46 couples with disabilities

A collective wedding ceremony for 46 couples with disabilities in Hanoi has been a moving story about humanity. The Center for Women and Development and  the Center for Support of Women Development in Hanoi on Sunday helped disadvantaged couples realize the

All contacts of latest local COVID-19 cases in Ho Chi Minh city negative

    All those having contact with four latest local coronavirus cases in Ho Chi Minh city have tested negative for the pathogen, Tuoitrenews cited the municipal Center for Disease Control’s report on Monday. More than 860 direct contacts and 1,400

Thai Vietjet wins ‘Fastest Growing Low-Cost Carrier of the Year’ award

   Thai Vietjet,  a subsidiary of Vietnamese budget airline Vietjet Air, has won another major award, receiving global recognition as the ‘Fastest Growing Low-Cost Carrier of the year’ in Thailand, conferred by Global Business Outlook Magazine. The award highlights Thai Vietjet’s achievements in

Vietnam, RoK to scrap quarantine requirement for short-term business visitors

 Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have agreed to allow businesspeople to enter each other’s country for short-term visits without the mandatory 14-day centralized quarantine. The agreement, to take effect on January 1, would waive the centralized quarantine for

Vietnam placed fifth in global trade connectedness in 2019

   Vietnam was ranked fifth in terms of global trade connectedness last year, up five places from the previous ranking in 2017, according to a report jointly released by the US’s New York University Stern School of Business and logistics giant DHL.

Prime Minister attends national public security conference

   Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has commended the public security force for performing their core role of ensuring national security and social order and safety during 2020, especially in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters and in subsequent rescue efforts.

Afghan peace negotiation teams meet in Doha

– Afghan government and Taliban negotiating teams, after months of bickering over rules and procedures, met in Qatar’s capital Doha on Saturday, the State Ministry for Peace Affairs said in a Sunday statement. The meeting was to set the agenda for

FCB Named Adweek’s 2020 Global Agency of the Year

New Clients, Agility Through COVID-19 & Focus on Inclusion Earned Agency Top Honor NEW YORK, Dec. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FCB today announced that it has been selected by Adweek as its Global Agency of the Year. Citing the