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Foreign relations help enhance country’s position: Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh

Vietnam has actively participated in international activities and organized several important multilateral international events in 2018, which were the important achievements of the country last year, according to Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Mi

  • Five additional Vietnamese officers join UN peacekeeping missions

    Five additional Vietnamese officers join UN peacekeeping missions

    Public: 4/5/2016 4:11:02 PM

    On April 5th, 5 officers from the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre under the Ministry of National Defence received decisions from the State President to go to the Central African Republic and South Sudan to perform United Nations peacekeeping missions.

  • Big discount for Southern Liberation Day/May Day from Hanoi Railways

    Big discount for Southern Liberation Day/May Day from Hanoi Railways

    Public: 4/2/2016 8:26:02 PM

    (VNF) - The Hanoi Railways Company offered a special promotional discount of 50% on some routes and additional trains to meet the increased demand for travelers during the Hung Kings' death anniversary, Southern Liberation Day and May Day.

  • Vietnam enhances Digital Government

    Vietnam enhances Digital Government

    Public: 3/31/2016 2:24:46 PM

    (VNF) - On March 30th, the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications and International Data Group (IDG Vietnam) co-organized Vietnam Digital Government 2016 with the theme “Digital Government: modern infrastructure, smart public services, greater transparency and citizen engagement”.

  • Two hotlines open to support Vietnamese citizens in Belgium

    Public: 3/24/2016 11:38:54 AM

    The Vietnamese Embassy in Belgium has opened up 2 hotlines at 0032-498352442 and 0032-485315965, operating around the clock, to receive any information from and give support to any Vietnamese citizens’ urgent requests in Belgium.

  • Vietnamese tennis delegation pocketed USD10,000 bonus

    Vietnamese tennis delegation pocketed USD10,000 bonus

    Public: 3/8/2016 3:20:58 AM

    After gaining a 3-2 victory over the host Indonesia in the first round of Asia/Oceania Zone Group II for Davis Cup Asia-Pacific 2016, the Vietnamese tennis delegation pocketed a USD10,000 bonus from the Vietnam Tennis Federation.

  • Hanoi’s belt road No.3 increases 10km/h speed limit

    Hanoi’s belt road No.3 increases 10km/h speed limit

    Public: 2/25/2016 7:11:15 PM

    (VNF) - The Vietnam Road General Department has proposed the Hanoi city Department of Transport adjust the maximum speed for vehicles on belt road No.3 from 80km/h to 90km/h from March 1st.

  • WB President Jim Yong Kim to visit Vietnam

    WB President Jim Yong Kim to visit Vietnam

    Public: 2/23/2016 9:49:07 AM

    (VNF) - World Bank President Jim Young Kim will visit Vietnam on February 23rd to launch the "Vietnam 2035 - Toward Prosperity, Creativity, Equity, and Democracy", a joint report by the Government of Vietnam and the World Bank Group.

  • Sole Vietnamese company to show at Mobile World Congress 2016

    Public: 2/21/2016 4:40:59 AM

    (VNF) - The Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group (Viettel) announced it would take part in the Mobile World Congress 2016 (MWC 2016) to be held in Barcelona (Spain) from February 22nd-25th.

  • Vietnam to build world’s tallest television tower

    Public: 2/20/2016 10:38:34 PM

    (VNF) - The Vietnam Television (VTV) and two partners, State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) and GRG Group, have set up a Joint Stock company to build a highest of its kind in the world.

  • Newly-appointed Head of Party Popularization and Education Commission pays Tet visit to CPV Online Newspaper

    Newly-appointed Head of Party Popularization and Education Commission pays Tet visit to CPV Online Newspaper

    Public: 2/15/2016 4:03:03 PM

    Vo Van Thuong, Politburo member and Secretary of the Party Central Committee, newly appointed by the Politburo as Head of the Party Popularization and Education Commission, paid a Tet visit to Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Online Newspaper on February 15th.

  • Australian Ambassador presents Tet gifts to students with disabilities in Soc Son district

    Australian Ambassador presents Tet gifts to students with disabilities in Soc Son district

    Public: 2/3/2016 9:25:20 AM

    (VNF) - Mr Hugh Borrowman, Australian Ambassador to Vietnam, on February 2nd presented hot and cold water dispensers and Tet gifts to the school for children with disabilities in Hanoi's district of Soc Son.

  • EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement available online

    EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement available online

    Public: 2/3/2016 5:57:57 AM

    (VNF) - On February 1st, the European Union (EU) published the text of the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Vietnam (EVFTA). The step follows the conclusion of the negotiating process in December 2015.

  • Best athlete title in 2015 goes to Cetus Anh Vien

    Best athlete title in 2015 goes to Cetus Anh Vien

    Public: 1/14/2016 4:34:20 AM

    (VNF) - Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, 20, and her coach Dang Anh Tuan won the titles best athlete and best coach in 2015, when the final results were announced.

  • WB: Global economy to accelerate modestly to 2.9%

    WB: Global economy to accelerate modestly to 2.9%

    Public: 1/8/2016 3:04:26 AM

    (VNF) - According to the latest World Bank’s global economic prospects, weak growth among major emerging markets such as China, while Russia and Brazil will weigh on global growth in 2016, but economic activity should still pick up modestly to a 2.9% pace, from 2.4% growth in 2015, as advanced economies gain speed.

  • Thanh Xuan tunnel ready for operation

    Thanh Xuan tunnel ready for operation

    Public: 1/6/2016 11:45:31 PM

    (VNF) - As part of the Khuat Duy Tien - Nguyen Trai - Nguyen Xien T-junction, the Thanh Xuan tunnel project, is now ready for its inauguration ceremony.

  • Vietnam Airlines increases 800 flights for 2016 traditional lunar new year

    Vietnam Airlines increases 800 flights for 2016 traditional lunar new year

    Public: 1/5/2016 7:19:54 PM

    (VNF) - During the 2016 traditional lunar new year holidays between January 26th - February 24th, 2016 (December 17th of the lunar calendar Year of the Goat to January 17th of the Year of the Monkey), Vietnam Airlines has planned to increase flights to meet the increased travel demand of passengers returning home to reunite with their families.

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