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NA Chairwoman urges more resources for sustainable poverty reduction

A ceremony in Hanoi marking Day for the Poor in Vietnam 2018 was broadcast live on Vietnam's VTV1 television channel on Wednesday.

At the event, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said the Party and Gov…

Vietnam, US enhance cooperation in science, technology

The 10th Vietnam-US Joint Committee Meeting on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (JCM10) took place in Washington DC from Monday to Wednesday.

The event discussed new initiatives to develop an innovatio…

2018 Charity Fun Run returns to raise money for disadvantaged people

The 4th Annual Fun Run for Charity will take place on November 04 in Ecopark township in Hung Yen province to motivate the community to exercise and raises money for charities in Vietnam.

The event's organizer, the Br…

Vietnam, Belgium sign a strategic partnership agreement on agriculture

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation arrived in Brussels, Belgium, on Tuesday, where Phuc will attend the 12th ASEM Summit, pay a working visit to the EU, and make an official vis…

Vietnam inaugurates first tissue bank

Vietnam's first tissue bank was opened at Viet Duc Hospital in Hanoi on Tuesday.

Professor Tran Binh Giang, Director of Viet Duc Hospital said the bank will receive, store, transport, and provide human tissue to oth…

Vietnam’s poor households drop 1.6% in two years

The national target program on sustainable poverty reduction from 2016 to 2020 has reached the halfway point. So far 38 communes have escaped from disadvantaged conditions and completed new rural criteria.

The nu…

Vietnam, US cooperate in overcoming war consequences

General Ngo Xuan Lich, Minister of National Defense, received his US counterpart James Mattis in Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday.

Mr. Lich stressed that Vietnam will focus on overcoming war consequences, including t…

National Assembly to elect State President at upcoming session

The National Assembly (NA) will elect the State President at the beginning of the upcoming year-end session, said NA General Secretary and Chairman of the NA Office Nguyen Hanh Phuc.

He made the remark on Tuesday whe…

World leaders offer condolences over President Tran Dai Quang’s passing

World leaders have sent condolences to the Vietnamese government over President Tran Dai Quang's passing.

General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and President of China Xi Jinpi…

Manufacturers Shift Work From China to Avoid Tariffs

SEOUL/TOKYO A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machine tools are moving to shift production from China to other factories in the region in the wake of U.S. President Don…

Manufacturers Shift Work From China to Avoid Tariffs

SEOUL/TOKYO A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machine tools are moving to shift production from China to other factories in the region in the wake of U.S. President Don…

ASOSAI 14th Assembly closes with endorsement of Hanoi Declaration

The 14th Assembly of the Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI 14) closed in Hanoi on Saturday after 4 days of meeting.

Before opening the second plenary session, taking place at the Hanoi-based …

ASOSAI 14th Assembly closes with endorsement of Hanoi Declaration

The 14th Assembly of the Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI 14) closed in Hanoi on Saturday after 4 days of meeting.

Before opening the second plenary session, taking place at the Hanoi-based …

Vietnam, Japan promote extensive strategic partnership

Vietnam and Japan need to continuously strengthen their extensive strategic partnership for peace and prosperity in Asia, towards shaping a new-style strategic partnership in East Asia and the Pacific based on c…