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JICA’s survey focuses role of urban railways in Vietnam

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Vietnam held a seminar in Hanoi on Friday to summarize a data collection project survey on railways in major cities in Vietnam. The survey kicked off last February and was completed in

Vietravel Airlines to become Vietnam’s six airline

The Prime Minister has agreed to license Vietnam Travel Aviation Company (Vietravel Airlines) for air transport. The move makes Vietravel Airlines the country's sixth airline, after Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar, VASCO and Bamboo Airways. The...

Vietnam, New Zealand aim at greater trade turnover growth

Vietnam and New Zealand have agreed on further cooperation in trade, investment and economics, agriculture and agribusiness, clean technology, supply chain development of farm produce, education, aviation, and tourism. The statement was made at 7th vir...

Nigerian importers eye Vietnamese fashion products

Approximately 130 importers from Nigeria registered to take part in transactions with local exporters from the fashion industry during the Vietnam-Nigeria B2B Networking Webinar on fashion products this week. The purpose of the event is to help both Vi...

HCM city to offer bike sharing service

The HCM City Department of Transport plans to offer about 500 bicycles for rent at 50 sites in downtown areas by the end of this year. The bicycles will be put at sites near public bus stops to create more

Indonesia affirms stance on East Sea

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsuidi and other ASEAN countries reiterated their firm stance of rejecting China's maritime claims, which run counter to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). She told a news briefing on

US sends condolences for flood victims in central Vietnam

- The US Government sends its deepest condolences to the Vietnamese Government and people as they mourn the flood victims in Vietnam’s central region, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a press release on Thursday. The US stands

Vietnam a key partner in RoK’s New Southern policy: RoK top legislator

Vietnam is a primary cooperation partner in the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s New Southern policy, said RoK National Assembly Speaker Park Byeong-seug at a reception for Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Vu Tung in Seoul on Thursday. Speaker Park welcomed Ambas...

Typhoon Saudel forecast to weaken as it approaches Vietnamese coast

Typhoon Saudel is expected to lose strength as it moves towards central Vietnam, but remains a threat to coastal aquaculture and fishing. Over the next few days, Saudel will weaken to a tropical depression and then a low pressure

Vietnam attends 75th general assembly of Int’l Military Sports Council

A Vietnamese delegation attended the 75th General Assembly of the International Military Sports Council (CISM), which was held online on October 22.It was led by Colonel Bui Hong Quang, deputy head of the Department of Military Training under the Gener...