Daily Archives: January 23, 2021

CPV ensures democracy through public feedback on draft documents

Collecting public feedback on the draft documents to be submitted to the upcoming 13th National Party Congress is a vivid illustration for the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s efforts to ensure democracy in the Party, said Vice Chairman of the

1,587 delegates to attend 13th National Party Congress

Up to 1,587 delegates representing more than 5.1 million Party members nationwide will attend the 13th National Party Congress from January 25 to February 2, up nearly 80 delegates against the 12th Congress and the largest number among the 13

India to ban Tiktok permanently

India has sent notices to Chinese apps including TikTok, making the interim ban on these apps now permanent. The Indian government had earlier imposed an interim ban on TikTok and many other Chinese apps in the country to “safeguard the

Larry King, decades-long fixture of US TV interviews, dead at 87

Larry King, who quizzed thousands of world leaders, politicians and entertainers for CNN and other news outlets in a career spanning more than six decades, has died aged 87, his media company said in a statement on Saturday.   King

French court to hold trial on Agent Orange lawsuit

A French court will open trial on a lawsuit filed by Vietnamese-French Tran Thi To Nga against 26 US chemical firms, beginning next Monday.   Ms. Nga, 78, filed a lawsuit in the Crown Court of Evry city in the

13th National Party Congress captures international attention

The leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam has won international acclaim as the 13th National Party Congress is scheduled to open next Monday.   In a congratulatory letter, Communist Party of the Russian Federation chief Gennady Andreyevich Zyuganov described

WHO representative praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 fight

Vietnam has been managing the COVID-19 outbreaks effectively, keeping the number of infections and deaths relatively lower than those of other countries, said Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) to Vietnam Kidong Park on Friday. Park said the cumulative

Trade Union offers gifts to ensure happy Tet for workers

Gifts and prizes worth 80,000 USD were presented to workers in Hanoi at an event on Saturday to welcome the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year Festival (Tet). A Trade Union representative presents gifts to poor workers during the “Tet Union”

National flags, President Ho Chi Minh’s portraits handed over to fishermen

Border guards in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on January 23 handed over 300 national flags, 100 portraits of late President Ho Chi Minh and 60 life jackets to fishermen in Tran De border district.Speaking at the event,

HBA, E-wallet SmartPay, Era Group offer new ‘welfare supermarkets’ for workers

The Ho Chi Minh City Export Processing Zone and Industrial Park Authority Business Association (HBA) on January 22 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with E-wallet SmartPay and Era Group to develop welfare supermarkets for workers at the city e...