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Van Hau listed among Asia’s most prominent defendersicon

Van Hau listed among Asia’s most prominent defenders

Prestigious sports website Fox Sports Asia has created a poll for football supporters to select their dream Asian defence and renowned Vietnam defender Doan Van Hau is listed among the nine nominees.

 
Vietnam embracing fourth industrial revolution innovationicon

Vietnam embracing fourth industrial revolution innovation

VIDEO
14/05/2020

The COVID-19 epidemic has led to a greater degree of innovation in many different fields and changed how people interact with each other. 

VN National Assembly to ratify EVFTA shortlyicon

VN National Assembly to ratify EVFTA shortly

POLITICS
12/05/2020

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to be ratified by the National Assembly (NA) on May 20, the first day of the 14th NA’s ninth session, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Fisheries Society opposes Chinese fishing bans in East Seaicon

Fisheries Society opposes Chinese fishing bans in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
05/05/2020

The Vietnam Fisheries Society (VINAFIS) released a document on May 4 opposing China’s issuance of regulations banning fishing in the East Sea this year.

2019 provincial competitiveness index to be announced soonicon

2019 provincial competitiveness index to be announced soon

BUSINESS
03/05/2020

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will jointly publicise the 2019 provincial competitiveness index (PCI) at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 5.

War veterans recall days fighting for the motherlandicon

War veterans recall days fighting for the motherland

VIDEO
01/05/2020

It has been over 40 years since the American War came to an end but unforgettable memories of historic days fighting for the liberation of the motherland still flood back to war veterans whenever they visit old battlefields.

Vietnam exports nearly 416 million face masksicon

Vietnam exports nearly 416 million face masks

BUSINESS
01/05/2020

Vietnam exported 415.7 million face masks worth 63.19 million USD from January 1 to April 19, according to the General Department of Customs.

Rosy signs for exports to major marketsicon

Rosy signs for exports to major markets

BUSINESS
30/04/2020

Vietnam’s export value is expected to rise in the coming months thanks to China’s increase in imports, strong measures taken by the Vietnamese Government, ministries, agencies, and businesses, and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

Court upholds life sentence for former minister Nguyen Bac Sonicon

Court upholds life sentence for former minister Nguyen Bac Son

SOCIETY
28/04/2020

The Hanoi-based High-Level People’s Court on April 27 upheld the life imprisonment for former Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Bac Son, who committed wrongdoings in the MobiFone-AVG deal.

Equitisation of State-run enterprises remains slow: finance ministryicon

Equitisation of State-run enterprises remains slow: finance ministry

BUSINESS
27/04/2020

The equitisation of State-owned businesses from 2016-2019 fell behind schedule, putting heavier pressure on this year, according to the Ministry of Finance.

Female striker joins AFC’s campaign against COVID-19icon

Female striker joins AFC’s campaign against COVID-19

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/04/2020

Captain of the national women’s football team Huynh Nhu is among the players who have joined a campaign started by the Asia Football Confederation (AFC) to fight THE COVID-19, according to the Vietnam Football Federation.

'Then' singing signals arrival of Spring for ethnic groups in Bac Giangicon

'Then' singing signals arrival of Spring for ethnic groups in Bac Giang

VIDEO
19/04/2020

“Then” singing is a cultural activity imbued with the belief and art of the Tay and Nung ethnic minority people in Bac Giang province. 

Facial recognition technology used in rice distribution amid COVID-19icon

Facial recognition technology used in rice distribution amid COVID-19

VIDEO
18/04/2020

The National Economics University started distributing rice to people in need due to the COVID-19 pandemic on April 16.

ASEAN chief hails Vietnam’s leadership in regional response to COVID-19icon

ASEAN chief hails Vietnam’s leadership in regional response to COVID-19

POLITICS
14/04/2020

Vietnam has demonstrated its strong leadership in spearheading a collective regional response to COVID-19, said Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Dato Lim Jock Hoi.

ASEAN+3 Summit necessary for regional cooperation in addressing dual crisis: Thai expertsicon

ASEAN+3 Summit necessary for regional cooperation in addressing dual crisis: Thai experts

POLITICS
13/04/2020

The ASEAN+3 Special Summit on COVID-19 Response on April 14 will bring in great opportunities for regional cooperation in dealing with an “unprecedented" dual crisis, said Thai experts.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc orders stricter physical distancingicon

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc orders stricter physical distancing

POLITICS
13/04/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on April 13 ordered the serious continuation of the implementation of Directive No.16 and anti-COVID-19 strategy to mitigate the risk of infection in the community.

Rangers drive monkeys back into forest on COVID-19 alerticon

Rangers drive monkeys back into forest on COVID-19 alert

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/04/2020

Forest rangers have been attempting to drive troupes of monkeys (stump-tailed macaques) back to Son Tra Nature Reserve in the central city of Da Nang.

Government looks into social welfare package for pandemic-affected groupsicon

Government looks into social welfare package for pandemic-affected groups

POLITICS
06/04/2020

Permanent Cabinet members deliberated the social welfare package for people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic during their meeting in Hanoi on April 5.