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Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to Gambian President

Vietnamese Ambassador to Gambia Pham Quoc Tru presented his credentials to President of Gambia Adama Barrow on April 16.

At a reception after the presentation, President Barrow said he hoped the ambassador would c…

Vietnam, U.S. introduce PrEP service for HIV prevention

PANO � The Hanoi municipal Health Department, the Administration for HIV/AIDS Control of the Ministry of Health, and the U.S.'s Center for Disease Control and Prevention started officially providing the Pre-Exp…

Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to Gambian President

Vietnamese Ambassador to Gambia Pham Quoc Tru presented his credentials to President of Gambia Adama Barrow on April 16.

At a reception after the presentation, President Barrow said he hoped the ambassador would c…

Vietnam, US enhance defense cooperation

Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich met the head of the US Indo-Pacific Command, Admiral Philip Davidson, in Hanoi on Tuesday.

General Lich said the Vietnam-US defense cooperation has been expanding as evidenc…

Vietnam moves toward a digital economy, digital society

Vietnam wants to create a safe environment for its digital transformation, said Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung at the Vietnam Security Summit 2019 in Hanoi on Tuesday.

The event, them…

Men Still Have an Edge in Communist Vietnam’s Gender-Equal System

HO CHI MINH CITY If a basic tenet of communism is equality, including based on gender, then from some points of view the Socialist Republic of Vietnam would seem to be faring well on its founding ideology.

Women are

Notre Dame Cathedral fire under control

A fire that devastated Notre Dame Cathedral in the heart of Paris was brought under control by firefighters Tuesday morning.

Flames that began in the early evening burst rapidly through the roof of the cathedral and …

Kremlin confirms preparations for Kim-Putin summit

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov on Monday confirmed preparations are underway for a historic first summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

South Korean news agen…

Vietnamese exports to Czech Republic see bright prospects

Bilateral trade between Vietnam and the Czech Republic has been growing at 10% a year over the past few years.

Ta Hoang Linh, Director of the Europe-US market department of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said the …

Vietnam, RoK boost prosecution cooperation

Vietnam wants to learn from the Republic of Korea when it comes to fighting corruption, confiscating corrupt assets, and preventing hi-tech crimes, Prosecutor General of the Supreme People's Procuracy of Vietna…

Czech media: Vietnamese PM’s upcoming visit expected to boost bilateral ties

The upcoming visit to the Czech Republic by Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is expected to create a driving force for bilateral cooperation, according to an article posted on the website parlamentnilis…

Da Lat city commemorates Hung Kings’ death anniversary

A ceremony to commemorate the Hung Kings' death anniversary was held at Au Lac temple in the Prenn Waterfall Relic Site in Da Lat city drawing crowds of pilgrims and visitors.

Taking place in a solemn atmosphere, the c…

PM calls for breakthrough in Vietnam – Romania economic ties

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called for a breakthrough in Vietnam � Romania economic, trade and investment ties in his address to the Vietnam � Romania business forum in the capital city of Bucharest on April 15.

S…

Ho Chi Minh City tourism festival draws 250,000 visitors

Nearly 250,000 visitors visited the Ho chi Minh City tourism festival over the past 4 days.

70,000 domestic and overseas tour packages were introduced at 150 booths of more than 40 travel companies with discounts fr…