Day: November 26, 2021

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Pomilio Blumm wins record €200m EU tender for communications

EU Headquarters in Brussels -Pomilio Blumm wins record €200m EU tender for communications ROME, Nov. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pomilio Blumm has won a tender issued by the European Commission for €200 million over four years. The agency will be responsible for the design and implementation of multilingual communication campaigns in all EU Member […]

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Consumer Health Sector Commits to Industry-Wide Environmental Charter

GENEVA, Nov. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  The Global Self-Care Federation (GSCF) has today announced the launch of the Charter for Environmentally Sustainable Self-Care, the first global commitment from the consumer health industry to drive sustainable self-care. The Charter aims to reduce the impact of self-care products on the environment, while ensuring better health outcomes, […]

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President arrives in Geneva, beginning official visit to Switzerland

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Geneva on Friday, beginning an official visit to Switzerland. This is Mr. Phuc’s first visit to Europe as President of Vietnam. The visit is of great importance as the two countries are celebrating the 50th annive…

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Prime Minister’s visit leaves deep imprint on Vietnam-Japan ties

The official visit to Japan by Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh early this week was a success with comprehensive and specific outcomes of strategic importance, leaving a deep imprint on the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership, said Foreign Min…

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Iran will continue cooperation with IAEA to tackle remaining issues

– A spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said Thursday that Iran will continue its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to tackle the remaining issues related to its nuclear program. Spokesman Behrouz Ka…

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Party leader meets voters in three districts of Hanoi

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on Friday informed voters of Ba Dinh, Dong Da and Hai Ba Trung districts in Hanoi of the outcomes of the National Assembly’s year-end session. During the online meeting, voters said the session saw improvements…

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Hustle, bustle Black Friday with big discounts

Black Friday is no longer strange to Vietnam. In Hanoi, Black Friday is creating quite the hustle and bustle. Stores of fashion, electronics, and household appliances are offering deep discount from 50% to 70% off. Shops at Ba Trieu and Chua Boc Street…

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WHO meets on new highly-mutated COVID-19 variant

The World Health Organization (WHO) convened an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss the potentially rapidly spreading coronavirus strain (called B.1.1.529) found in South Africa and how well the medicine and vaccines currently available work against…

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Switzerland continues to prioritize ODA for Vietnam

Swiss President Guy Parmelin chaired an official welcome ceremony for President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Vietnamese high-ranking delegation at the Lohn Manor Presidential Palace in Bern city on Friday. After the welcome ceremony, the two leaders discu…

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Vietnam projected to be fastest-growing e-commerce market in Southeast Asia by 2026

Vietnam is expected to be the fastest-growing e-commerce market in Southeast Asia by 2026, with e-commerce Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) reaching 56 billion USD by 2026. That is 4.5 times the estimated value of 2021, according to a report by Facebook a…

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