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Global Retail at risk of losing shipment to Africaicon
BUSINESS30/09/20210

Global Retail at risk of losing shipment to Africa

Global Retail may lose two containers of goods if the partner follows customs procedures and colludes with local shipping lines and customs agency to take out goods without original documents.

 
Deputy PM addresses UNSC’s debate on UN-African Union cooperationicon

Deputy PM addresses UNSC’s debate on UN-African Union cooperation

POLITICS
05/12/2020

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh addressed a debate of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) regarding the cooperation between the UN and the African Union (AU), held on December 4.

Vietnam willing to support African countries after conflict: Ambassadoricon

Vietnam willing to support African countries after conflict: Ambassador

POLITICS
04/12/2020

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN, has affirmed that Vietnam is willing to cooperate with and support African countries after conflicts to reform the security system

Vietnam backs UN, AU efforts to ensure peace in Africaicon

Vietnam backs UN, AU efforts to ensure peace in Africa

POLITICS
01/10/2020

Vietnam supports joint efforts by the United Nations (UN) and the African Union (AU) to promote peace in Africa, Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, deputy head of the Vietnamese mission to the UN, has said.

Vietnam voices concerns over terror attacks in African regionicon

Vietnam voices concerns over terror attacks in African region

POLITICS
07/06/2020

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the UN, voiced concerns over recent terror attacks which have caused a large number of fatalities in the Sahel while addressing a UNSC session on the African region’s situation on June 5.

Kenya and Uganda hit by deadly floodingicon

Kenya and Uganda hit by deadly flooding

SOCIETY
07/05/2020

Heavy rains across the region have also destroyed homes, crops and some infrastructure.

Coronavirus in Africa: 'No time for half measures in helping the economy'icon

Coronavirus in Africa: 'No time for half measures in helping the economy'

BUSINESS
16/04/2020

Many African economies had been growing strongly before the coronavirus hit - no longer.

Vietnam voices concerns over terrorism, violence in Africaicon

Vietnam voices concerns over terrorism, violence in Africa

POLITICS
12/03/2020

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the UN, has voiced concerns over terrorism and extremist violence in Africa which is threatening the stability and development of several countries in the continent.

Vietnam welcomes record number of foreign visitors in 2019icon

Vietnam welcomes record number of foreign visitors in 2019

TRAVEL
28/12/2019

Vietnam greeted over 18 million international tourists in 2019, the highest level so far, according to the General Statistics Office.

Vietnam to study logistics investment in Egypticon

Vietnam to study logistics investment in Egypt

BUSINESS
13/11/2019

The Ministry of Industry and Trade will send a delegation to Egypt to study investment in logistics and promote trade in the second biggest economy in Africa from December 1-6.