Reference exchange rate continues to goes down

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,185 VND per USD on October 21, down 6 VND from the previous day. With the current trading band of +/-3 pe... Read More

Vietnam enters 49th day without COVID-19 cases in community

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- Vietnam had no new COVID-19 cases to report on October 21 morning, keeping the national tally at 1,141, according to the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and ... Read More

Draft revised residence law, border defence bill in NA's focus on Oct 21

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- The National Assembly (NA) continued its 10th session on October 21 with the draft revised law on residence and the draft law on border defence high on the agenda. In the morn... Read More

Leather and footwear on course for strong recovery: LEFASO

Hanoi, Oct. 21 -- Vietnam's leather and footwear industry was on course for a strong recovery as more international fashion brands were valuing the country as an important part of the global supply ch... Read More

Singapore to enter third phase of reopening

Singapore (VNA), Oct. 21 -- Singapore could enter the third phase of its reopening by the end of this year, provided that community cases remain low as the country steps up COVID-19 testing and contac... Read More

Three more imported COVID-19 cases confirmed, tally reaches 1,144

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- Vietnam recorded three new imported COVID-19 cases on October 21, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. Among the new patients, all... Read More

Opportunity for Vietnam to export rice to Australia

Sydney (VNA), Oct. 21 -- SunRice CEO Rob Gordon, head of Australia's largest rice supplier, has announced that Australia is suffering a massive shortage of domestic rice supplies and would be forced t... Read More

Workshop talks social security for pandemic-hit vulnerable

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- A workshop was held in Hanoi on October 21 to discuss international experience in social security for the vulnerable affected by COVID-19 pandemic. The event was co-organised ... Read More

Myanmar State Counsellor offers sympathy over flood-caused losses

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 21 -- State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi has offered her sympathy to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on heavy losses of life and property from floods and landslides in the ... Read More

Banks in HCM City to continue supporting businesses

HCM City, Oct. 21 -- Banks in Ho Chi Minh City are focusing on measures to mitigate the difficulties faced by businesses due to the COVID-19 pandemic and help them get back to health, a State Bank of ... Read More