Trade between Mekong countries, China reaches over 416 bln USD in 2022

Hanoi (VNA), March 24 -- Trade between countries along the Mekong River and China posted steady growth last year despite COVID-19 and the sluggish global economy. Specifically, China's trade volume w... Read More

Indonesia, UNDP cooperate to develop new capital as sustainable city

Jakarta (VNA), March 24 -- Indonesia's new capital city (IKN) Nusantara Authority and the United Nations Development Program ( UNDP ) are collaborating to build a sustainable city in IKN Nusantara, Ea... Read More

Thailand: Phuket, Isan listed among World's Greatest Places for 2023

Bangkok (NNT/VNA), March 24 -- Phuket and the northeastern provinces of Thailand (Isan) have been included on the TIME magazine's list of "The World's Greatest Places of 2023". According to the Touri... Read More

Laos strengthening dengue fever prevention, control

Vientiane (VNA), March 24 -- Lao Ministry of Health has urged people nationwide to remain vigilant and help control the spread of dengue fever, as the number of infected cases continues to rise across... Read More

Malaysian, Philippine petroleum groups strike cooperation deal

Kuala Lumpur (VNA), March 24 -- Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional Bhd (PETRONAS) and the Philippines' Phoenix Petroleum have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly explore a partnership in d... Read More

Vietnam works hard to boost exports to Chinese market

Hanoi (VNA), March 24 -- Vietnam earned 8.2 billion USD from exports to China in the first two months of 2023, posting a year-on-year increase of 4.2%, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has re... Read More

Malaysian PM calls on Saudi Arabian firms to boost investment

Kuala Lumpur (VNA), March 24 -- Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim has called on Saudi Arabian business community to invest more in Malaysia as the latter is under a stable government with clear ... Read More

Indonesia raises priority economic deliverables for ASEAN

Jakarta (VNA), March 24 -- Kao Kim Hourn, Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), has commended Indonesia, Chair of the bloc in 2023, for raising priority economic del... Read More

ASEAN's bid for FIFA World Cup 2034 hosting discussed

Jakarta (VNA), March 24 -- Sports officials from ASEAN member countries, representatives from the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) and other football associations in the region gathered virtually in th... Read More

Vietnamese boxer Nguyen Thi Tam advances to world championship finals

Hanoi (VNA), March 24 -- Vietnamese boxer Nguyen Thi Tam, born in 1994, made history by entering the finals of the International Boxing Association (IBA) Women's World Boxing Championships after winni... Read More