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Vietnam, UAE to boost trade, investment, labour cooperation

Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with his UAE counterpart yesterday during which both sides agreed to further beef up bilateral partnership in all fields, especially trade, investment, financial-banking and labour cooperation.

PM gives instruction on socio-economic projects

Vietnam, India boost IT, foreign language training cooperation; Russian Ambassador bids farewell to State leader; Hanoi, Amsterdam expand cooperation; PM gives instruction on socio-economic projects; Nation thankful, Party chief tells ex-POWs

PM Nguyen Tan Dung to attend 25th ASEAN Summit

 PM Nguyen Tan Dung to attend 25th ASEAN Summit; Vietnam deems UAE as top partner in Middle East; Vietnam keen to foster ties with Venezuela; Vietnam, Malta seek further cooperation; Ukrainian crisis should be resolved through reconciliation

Vietnam beat Thailand 2-0 in futsal to gain Group B lead

Viet Nam beat Thailand 2-0 in futsal to gain Group B lead; Football teams gear up for Toyota Mekong Club C’ship; UAE pose big obstacle to Viet Nam in U23 Asian Games; Competitors flock to Ha Noi Moi Table Tennis Open

Political News 21/8

 Vietnam calls for immediate end to Gaza violence; UAE, Vietnam target US$5 billion in trade; President urges firm protection of territorial integrity; Cambodian NA leader wraps up Vietnam visit

UAE becomes fifth largest Vietnam export market

 VietNamNet Bridge – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has surpassed Germany and Hong Kong to become Vietnam’s fifth largest export market, trailing behind the US, China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea.

Quang Liem - top blitz chess player in Asia

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese chess champ Le Quang Liem - FIDE 2721 - has been selected as Asia’s best blitz chess player 2013 by the Asian Chess Federation (ACF).


 Trade surplus strikes US$928 million; Garment exports reach nearly US$6 billion; Vietnam- Singapore Biz Forum to open in HCM City; FDI disbursement hits US$4.6 bln; Vietnam-China mineral plant rolls out first batch

Political News Headlines 18/5

 PM Dung to attend World Economic Forum on East Asia; PM asks for more efforts in ensuring security, order; UAE, Vietnam hold first political consultation; NA Standing Committee ends session with bauxite projects

UAE tops phone importers' list

 VietNamNet Bridge – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the biggest importer of Vietnamese phone and phone accessories, with growth of over 100 per cent year-on-year since 2010.

Local chess player among top three at 2013 world champs

 VietNamNet Bridge – Chess champion Tran Tuan Minh from Hanoi secured third place at the U16 event of the 2013 World Championships, which concluded in Al Ain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), on December 29.

Chess talent misses world junior tournament because of visa

 VietNamNet Bridge - The organizers refused to grant a visa of the UAE to Nguyen Anh Khoi’s father and coach, so the 11-year-old chessman could not compete at the U12 world competition.

UAE stun Vietnam 5-0 at Asian Cup 2015 qualifiers

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam were trounced 0-5 by hosts United Arab Emirates (UAE) on November 19, maintaining their losing streak at the Asian Cup 2015 qualifiers.


 Tax incentives likely for tech-savvy enterprises; Vinh Long courts investors to back $1.1b project plan; Auto sales August surge bodes well for yearly target; Healthy appetite for animal feed raw material imports

Egyptian hackers allegedly attack UAE gov't websites

 The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) said on Sunday it has "confronted" an attempt to hack government websites launched by cyber criminals in Egypt.

Many Vietnamese girls crazy for Arabian boys

VietNamNet Bridge - The Arabian guys who were expelled from the Riyadh Festival for ... being so handsome have made Vietnamese netizens "crazy".

Chesswoman Kim Phung wins big at U20 Asia Champs

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnamese chess player Vo Thi Kim Phung knocked down the second seed of the U20 Asia Chess Championship, whose Elo is 2250, to rank first in the sixth round.

UAE launches world's largest concentrated solar power plant

United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan inaugurated the 100-megawatt solar plant Shams 1 in the desert of Abu Dhabi, the world's largest concentrated solar power plant in operation.

UAE squeak past Viet Nam

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Gulf Cup champions United Arab Emirates defeated their Vietnamese hosts 2-1 in the opener of the 2015 Asian Cup qualifying round yesterday, Feb 6, in Ha Noi.

Four players rejected from the national football team

VietNamNet Bridge - A day before the clash against the United Arab Emirates (UAE), coach Hoang Van Phuc finalized a list of 23 players.