Defence Deputy Minister, Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh has affirmed that Vietnam hopes to step up defence relations with Cuba as cooperation in this field is an important pillar in the bilateral ties.
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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
Different generations of National Assembly (NA) deputies from Can Tho city gathered at a meeting on January 4th to mark the 70th anniversary of Vietnam’s first General Election (January 6th, 1946).
(VNF) - The Ministry of Justice has been collecting feedback for the draft Law on information access before sending it to the National Assembly during its X session (October 2015).
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged ministries, sectors and localities to do their best in order to fulfill socio-economic targets set for 2016.
A ceremony to mark the Japanese Emperor’s 82nd birthday was held by the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam on December 8th.
From November 21st to 22nd, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and a high ranking Vietnamese delegation attended the 27th ASEAN Summit and related summits which were held in Malaysia’s capital of Kuala Lumpur at the invitation of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Abdul Razak.
The Party cells under the Party Committee of General Department of Vietnam Customs will issue a resolution in which 100% officials saying no to negative phenomena, corruption and no violence to labour discipline.
Next year, Kien Giang authorities have pledged to prevent rip-offs and harassment of tourists when the province hosts the country's biggest tourism event.
More than 12,850ha has replanted trees by Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) to replace the forests it chopped down to make room for 18 hydropower plants nationwide.
Each month, nearly 100 trees are stolen from the Yok Don National Park in Dak Lak province, while local rangers say that they can't stop the situation.