MS Westerdam passengers expected to leave Cambodia today

Phnom Penh (VNA), Feb. 20 -- Holland America Line , the owner of the ship MS Westerdam, has said the last 781 of its passengers are expected to leave Cambodia on February 20 via Phnom Penh Internation... Read More

VN needs to improve structural reform, competitiveness to tap CPTPP opportunities

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- Vietnam should improve structural reforms and businesses' competitiveness to efficiently implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), heard a ... Read More

Vietnam supports seeking of political solutions to Syria

New York (VNA), Feb. 20 -- Ambassador Pham Hai Anh , Deputy Head of the Vietnam Mission to the United Nations (UN), laid stress on the significance of seeking political solutions and diplomatic effort... Read More

China, Thailand cooperate in fight against COVID-19 outbreak

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- China and Thailand have pledged to cooperate in their joint fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The commitment was reached during talks between Chinese St... Read More

Reference exchange rate revised up 6 VND

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,234 VND per USD on February 20, up 6 VND from the previous day. With the current trading band of +/-3 per... Read More

Over 198 million USD raised from latest G-bond auction

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- Up to 4.61 trillion VND (198.5 million USD) has been raised by the State Treasury through the latest auction of Government bonds (G-bonds) on the Hanoi Stock Exchange. Accordi... Read More

Forestry industry to gain export value growth of 10 percent this year

Hanoi, Feb. 20 -- Vietnam expects to gain a total export value of 12.5 billion USD from timber, wooden products and forest products this year, up 10 percent year on year, according to the Vietnam Timb... Read More

EVFTA to boost Japanese business in Vietnam, exports to EU: JETRO representative

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement ( EVFTA ) will create opportunities for Japanese companies to continue expanding operations in Vietnam and boost exports to the EU , accordi... Read More

Hanoi tightens supervision to detect COVID-19 cases

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- The Disease Control Centre of Hanoi has instructed healthcare centres in districts to intensify supervision in to detect any cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Accordi... Read More

Strategy aims to ensure national energy security

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 20 -- The National Energy Development Strategy by 2030 , with vision to 2045 aims to ensure national energy security , which serves as a foundation for growth. With such importance... Read More