Vietnamese National Assembly and practical initiatives within AIPA 41

10/09/2020 20:25

With several initiatives, the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41), hosted by Vietnam under the theme of ‘Parliamentary Diplomacy for a Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN’ from September 8 to 10, is a significant milestone of the 14th National Assembly’s foreign relations during its term as the AIPA chair, as the COVID-19 pandemic is raging on in the region and the world.

Medical supplies to northern Lao provinces

21/04/2020 18:13

Commander of the Military Region 2 High Command, Major General Pham Hong Chuong transferred medical supplies and equipment to representatives of northern Lao provinces on April 21 to support their fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnamese communities abroad join hands in COVID-19 fight

05/04/2020 14:10

Vietnamese communities abroad have actively joined hands in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in the homeland by contributing financial assistance, and medical supplies and equipment, according to Vice Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs Luong Thanh Nghi.

Hanoi: Over 68,000 labourers affected by COVID-19 pandemic

01/04/2020 19:04

As many as 68,184 labourers had lost their jobs or been affected amid the COVID-19 pandemic as many enterprises in Hanoi have been forced to scale down production or temporarily suspended operations, the municipal Confederation of Labour announced on April 1.

Nearly 280 citizens brought home from Europe

17/09/2020 15:21

Nearly 280 Vietnamese citizens, stranded in 10 European countries due to the COVID-19 pandemic, were brought home on September 16-17 on a Vietnam Airlines flight.

Vietnamese expats support Da Nang hospital in combating COVID-19

04/09/2020 16:07

Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) and families with Vietnamese adoptive children in Italy along with Italian friends have donated 4,200 EUR (nearly 5,000 USD) to Da Nang Hospital in the central city of Da Nang for emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ​

RCEP agreement likely to be signed late this year

27/08/2020 18:01

Vietnamese Trade Minister Tran Tuan Anh played host to the Eighth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting on August 27 in a bid to examine the possibility of a RCEP agreement later this year.

Emulation Grouping 6 reviews task performance in the first half of 2020

06/08/2020 17:02

PSNews - Emulation Grouping 6 includes the Office of the Ministry of Public Security, the Department for Foreign Affairs, the Department of Legal Affairs and Administrative, Judicial Reforms, the Department of Science, Strategy and History of Public Security, the Department for "All people protecting national security" Movement, and the Department of Police Records Management.

Supervision over COVID-19 pandemic to be tightened nationwide

30/07/2020 10:35

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on July 29 ordered tightening supervision over the pandemic in all localities nationwide, with special attention to be given to people who travelled through sites now under lockdown in central Da Nang city.

Tax policies must support firms to boost revenue: official

14/07/2020 12:57

The General Department of Taxation must hasten reforms to create a favourable environment for enterprises to recover their business from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, which was critical to increase tax revenue, Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Xuan Ha has said.

Vietnam shares experience in fighting COVID-19 with Canada

08/07/2020 21:11

A virtual seminar to share Vietnam’s experience in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic was jointly held by the Canada - Vietnam Society (CVS) and the Vietnam - Canada Friendship Association (VCFA) on July 7, with about 90 delegates attending.

Visa to support 10 million SMEs in Asia Pacific

26/06/2020 15:58

Visa has recently announced a commitment to support 10 million small businesses across Asia Pacific, including Vietnam, in an effort to get local communities back to business in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.