Lawmakers debate bills on HIV/AIDS control, Vietnamese guest workers

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Legislators debated amendments and supplements to the Laws on HIV/AIS Prevention and Control and on Vietnamese Workers Working Abroad under Contracts on the fourth day of the 1... Read More

Korean Cultural Day to be held in Sa Pa

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- The Republic of Korean Cultural Centre and the Lao Cai Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will hold Korean Culture Day in Sa Pa town on October 24. The event will take ... Read More

Venezuela-Vietnam Friendship Association debuts

Caracas (VNA), Oct. 23 -- The executive board of the Venezuela-Vietnam Friendship Association made debut during a ceremony held in Caracas on October 22. The move was to mark the 31st anniversary of ... Read More

Vietnam attends 75th general assembly of Int'l Military Sports Council

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- A Vietnamese delegation attended the 75th General Assembly of the International Military Sports Council (CISM), which was held online on October 22. It was led by Colonel Bui ... Read More

Vietnam, Indonesia call for peaceful solutions to Abyei issue

New York (VNA), Oct. 23 -- The United Nations Security Council on October 22 held a meeting on the situation in Abyei, disputed between Sudan and South Sudan, as well as the operation of the UN Interi... Read More

Vietnam, India boost tourism cooperation post-COVID-19

HCM City (VNA), Oct. 23 -- A webinar discussing post-COVID-19 tourism cooperation between Vietnam and India was held in Ho Chi Minh City on October 23. Speaking at the event, Indian Consul General in... Read More

Franconomics 2020 kicks off in Hanoi

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- The international forum Franconomics, a multidisciplinary dialogue on important socio-economic topics of countries in the French-speaking community , opened in Hanoi capital on... Read More

Donations sent to flood-hit victims in central region

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- A working delegation from the Vietnam Red Cross Society (VCS)'s Hanoi chapter handed over cash and necessities to residents hit by the recent flooding in Quang Tri and Thua Thi... Read More

First stage of Nghi Son steel rolling mill inaugurated

Thanh Hoa (VNA), Oct. 23 -- The first stage of Nghi Son steel rolling mill was inaugurated at Nghi Son economic zone in the central province of Thanh Hoa on October 23. The work is also to celebrate ... Read More

Standard Chartered forecasts Vietnam's 2020 growth at 3 percent

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Standard Chartered expects Vietnam's economy to grow by 3 percent in 2020 and surge to 7.8 percent in 2021. Rising consumption on improving sentiment, and faster manufacturing ... Read More