TAGs: Middle East

Middle East, African ambassadors hail economic cooperation with Vietnam

11/09/2019 10:21

Ambassadors from Middle East and African countries expressed their belief that the economic and trade cooperation with Vietnam will thrive in the coming time while answering questions of the Vietnam News Agency’s reporters on the sidelines of a meeting in Hanoi on September 9-10.

Progress recorded in cooperation with Middle East-Africa: Deputy PM

09/09/2019 20:14

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on September 9 highlighted the deepening diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the Middle East and African countries, as well as progress made in their collaboration in other spheres like trade, telecommunications, labor, education and health care.

Saudi Arabia may dig canal to turn Qatar into an island

01/09/2018 20:59

A Saudi official hinted on Friday the kingdom was moving forward with a plan to dig a canal that would turn the neighbouring Qatari peninsula into an island, amid a diplomatic feud between the Gulf nations.

Pentagon's Mattis again seeks to reassure U.S. allies

19/08/2017 20:38

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis travels to the Middle East and eastern Europe next week to play the increasingly familiar role of reassuring allies that the United States is committed to them despite mixed messages from President Donald Trump.

Glutinous rice exports to China slowing down

07/08/2017 15:38

Exports of glutinous rice to China, Vietnam’s biggest rice importer, are stagnating, despite overseas shipments of the commodity soaring 34% in the first half of 2017.