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US awards grant to local firm to construct energy storage systemicon
BUSINESS16/10/20210

US awards grant to local firm to construct energy storage system

The US Consulate General in HCM City on October 15 awarded a 2.96 million USD grant to AMI AC Renewables to construct a battery energy storage system pilot project in Vietnam.

 
US gifts additional nearly 1.5 million Pfizer vaccine doses to Vietnamicon

US gifts additional nearly 1.5 million Pfizer vaccine doses to Vietnam

Vietnam's COVID-19 vaccine fund news and information
03/10/2021

The US donated an additional 1,499,940 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to assist Vietnam in its fight against COVID-19, according to a media release issued on October 2 by the US Embassy in Hanoi.

Over US$14 million to help three Vietnamese universities reach world-classicon

Over US$14 million to help three Vietnamese universities reach world-class

SOCIETY
01/10/2021

The Higher Education Innovation Cooperation Project will be implemented in five years, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) with a budget of 14.2 million USD for three major universities in Vietnam.

President welcomes leading US energy enterprisesicon

President welcomes leading US energy enterprises

BUSINESS
24/09/2021

Vietnam always welcomes US investors and gives high priority to efforts to sustainably develop the energy sector with the goal of maintaining national energy security and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed.

Plenty of room for attracting US investmenticon

Plenty of room for attracting US investment

BUSINESS
24/09/2021

In order to attract investment projects from the US, Viet Nam needed to continue improving its macro-economy, controlling inflation, and speeding up...

President holds bilateral meetings with foreign leaders in New Yorkicon

President holds bilateral meetings with foreign leaders in New York

POLITICS
23/09/2021

Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc had bilateral meetings with Presidents of Mongolia, Switzerland and Austria, and President of the European Council (EC) in New York on September 22 (local time).

Australia, US stress importance of ensuring freedoms in East Seaicon

Australia, US stress importance of ensuring freedoms in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
17/09/2021

Australia and the US underlined the importance of countries’ ability to exercise their maritime rights and freedoms in the East Sea, consistent with the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS),

Over 60% of US firms will not consider shifting production out of Vietnamicon

Over 60% of US firms will not consider shifting production out of Vietnam

BUSINESS
13/09/2021

A flash survey by the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam revealed that while many US companies' operations in Vietnam have been affected significantly by the pandemic, the majority do not want to shift production out of Vietnam.

New US Embassy to be built on land lot with four facadesicon

New US Embassy to be built on land lot with four facades

POLITICS
04/09/2021

The 3.2ha land plot leased by the US Embassy to build a new headquarters has a prime location with four facades, adjacent to Pham Van Bach Street and Cau Giay park in Cau Giay district, Hanoi.

US Air Force to transport 77 vaccine freezers to Vietnamicon

US Air Force to transport 77 vaccine freezers to Vietnam

SOCIETY
12/08/2021

The 36th Contracting Squadron at Andersen Air Force Base in the US territory of Guam are poised to send a total of 77 ultra-low temperature freezers at a total value of US$691,000 to Vietnam.

VN to receive 50 million doses of Pfizer vaccine, US gives VN 77 ultra-cold freezersicon

VN to receive 50 million doses of Pfizer vaccine, US gives VN 77 ultra-cold freezers

Vietnam's COVID-19 vaccine fund news and information
06/08/2021

From now to the year end, Vietnam will receive nearly 50 million doses of Pfizer vaccines. In early September, the US will present Vietnam with 77 ultra-cold freezers to store the vaccines.

Vietnam among top beneficiaries of US vaccine donationsicon

Vietnam among top beneficiaries of US vaccine donations

Vietnam's COVID-19 vaccine fund news and information
05/08/2021

Vietnam is among the leading seven countries worldwide that have received COVID-19 vaccines donated by the United States.

US removes tariff threats against Vietnamicon

US removes tariff threats against Vietnam

BUSINESS
24/07/2021

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on July 23 issued a formal determination in the Vietnam Currency Section 301 investigation, under which the agency will not take any tariff action against Vietnam.

Vietnam to receive vaccines from US supply source of 55 million dosesicon

Vietnam to receive vaccines from US supply source of 55 million doses

SOCIETY
22/06/2021

The US unveiled plans on June 21 to share an additional 55 million COVID-19 vaccine doses with more than 50 countries, including Vietnam, as part of their latest efforts to strengthen the global response to the coronavirus pandemic.

First Vietnamese film surpasses US$1 million mark in USicon

First Vietnamese film surpasses US$1 million mark in US

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/06/2021

After debuting in the US box office on May 28, Bo Gia, a Vietnamese film produced by Tran Thanh Town, has seen its revenue surpassing the $1 million mark, becoming the first Vietnamese-produced title to reach that milestone.

Made-in-Vietnam wooden products conquer US marketicon

Made-in-Vietnam wooden products conquer US market

BUSINESS
05/06/2021

Boasting huge production advantages and capitalising on good market opportunities, Vietnam’s furniture sector has stood firm amid COVID-19 and improved its position in the global market and especially in the US.

Vietnamese poetry reaches out to the worldicon

Vietnamese poetry reaches out to the world

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
29/04/2021

Book “Su bat dau cua nuoc” by Vietnamese poet Tran Le Khanh has been now available in the US book market under the name of “The beginning of water”.

US newspaper lauds Vietnam’s drastic approach to COVID-19icon

US newspaper lauds Vietnam’s drastic approach to COVID-19

VIETNAM & WORLD
24/04/2021

The US’s newswire vox.com on April 23 published an article highlighting Vietnam’s effective measures against the COVID-19 pandemic,