Daily Archives: February 13, 2021

COVID-19: No new case reported in Vietnam Saturday morning

No new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Vietnam in 12 hours to 6am on Saturday, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.   Vietnam currently has 2,142 people infected with COVID-19, of whom 1,248 cases

G7 discusses measures for economic recovery after COVID-19

G7 financial leaders on Friday met online to discuss measures to relieve economic consequences caused by COVID-19.   This has been the first meeting among G7 financial ministers and state bank governors since US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen took office.

World Radio Day 2021 celebrates Evolution, Innovation, Connection

Today marked the 10th anniversary of the World Radio Day, February 13. The day was proclaimed by UNESCO in 2011 and subsequently adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2021 as an International Day. This year’s theme “New World-New Radio:

Italy forms new government

Mario Draghi, former head of the European Central Bank, confirmed on Friday he is ready to form Italy’s next government and unveiled a cabinet with a mix of technocrats and politicians from his broad coalition.   After a meeting with

WHO leaves open hypotheses on COVID origins

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Friday that all hypotheses on the origins of COVID-19 remained on the table, following an investigative mission in China. On Tuesday WHO and Chinese experts said that there is no sign of the virus’s

Vietnam supports South Centre’s role in promoting cooperation between developing countries

Vietnam highly values the important role of the South Centre and continues supporting the centre in boosting cooperation between developing countries and implementing joint actions to handle global issues towards the realisation of sustainable development goals (SDGs). Ambassador Le Thi

Vietnam seeks to boost cooperative economy

Vietnam has 17,000 agricultural cooperatives, making up 4% of the national GDP and generating income for 30% of the population. The State has issued incentives for cooperative to access loans, human resource training, trade promotion, marketing, and technological application.  

Ho Chi Minh City Book Street – A cultural and spiritual destination

Ho Chi Minh City Book Street has become known among book lovers as an ideal reading space and a venue for activities spreading the love and habit of reading.With the main purpose of creating a space for encouraging a culture

Co Loa Ancient Citadel a unique tourist attraction in capital city

Hanoi (VNA) - Co Loa now is serving as not only a cultural relic and evidence of ancient Vietnamese’ creativeness and technical level, but also an ideal destination for visitors.Not only associated to the Vietnamese nation’s legends like the selection

Tra Su cajeput forest – ‘The Green Lung’ in Mekong Delta

The Tra Su cajeput forest covers over 800 hectares in Tinh Bien district, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, just 150km from Ho Chi Minh City.Tra Su is a typical cajuput forest on the western part of the Hau