Daily Archives: December 19, 2020

Eleven sailors on sunken Panamanian ship rescued

Rescue forces have found 11 alive sailors and the bodies of two others after their Panama-flagged cargo ship sank near Phu Quy island, offshore the south central province of Binh Thuan, late December 17.The rescued sailors were brought to

Vietnam-France Friendship Association marks 65th anniversary

The Vietnam–France Friendship Association, a member of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), celebrated its 65th founding anniversary (July 2, 1955 – 2020) in a Hanoi ceremony on December 19.The association has spent the last 65 years ...

Free surgeries to bring smiles for children with cleft lips, palates

A cleft lip and palate surgery programme kicked off in Dak Lak province on December 18, expected to benefit children with the deformities in seven provinces in the central and Central Highlands regions.2020 is the sixth consecutive year the

PM instructs ways to remove difficulties for localities to accelerate development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc gave instructions on ways to address major problems facing by Tra Vinh, Thua Thien-Hue and Thai Binh provinces to help those localities promote development at working sessions on the past several days.On December 18,

Vietnam wins trust worldwide: Belgian Ambassador to UN

Vietnam has a strong voice and has won trust worldwide, especially in Asia, Africa, the Europe as well as the US, Ambassador Philippe Kridelka, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the UN has told the Vietnam News Agency.He expressed his

Vietravel Airlines announces uniforms, IATA symbol

The Vietnam Travel Aviation Company Limited (Vietravel Airlines) on December 18 unveiled the company's uniforms, to mark the 25th founding anniversary of the parent company Vietravel.On the occasion, the airline also announced its IATA symbol (interna...

Celebration marks 45 years of Vietnam-Mozambique diplomatic ties

The 45th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Mozambique diplomatic relations was celebrated with an event held in Maputo, the capital of the African nation, on December 18.In his opening remarks, Vietnamese Ambassador Le Huy Hoang emphasised the significa...

Festival honours Ao dai, cuisine of Hue ancient imperial city

An Ao dai (traditional long dress) and cuisine festival opened in the ancient imperial city of Hue, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, on December 18.Addressing the opening ceremony of the festival, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Commit...

Online Vietnam Sourcing Expo on Build, Home Décor underway in Australia

The first virtual Vietnam Sourcing Expo on “Build and Home Décor” has been launched in Australia in the context that the trade relations between the two countries are thriving and more and more Australian enterprises are seeking to diversify

Vietnam, India have great potential for trade cooperation

Vietnam’s fresh agricultural products and wood furniture have advantages to export to India. Meanwhile Indian businesses are seeking for investment opportunities in Vietnam for its incentive trade environment.Vietnamese and Indian businesspeople said t...