ASEAN, China talk DOC implementation at 18th SOM meeting

Lam Dong (VNA), Oct. 15 -- The 18th ASEAN-China Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) on the implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC) was held in Da Lat city, the Ce... Read More

Ho Chi Minh City to remove plastic bags in supermarkets

Hanoi, Oct. 15 -- All supermarket s, shopping malls, convenience stories and bookstores in Ho Chi Minh City will be encouraged to swap plastic bags for environmentally friendly options; while 50% of m... Read More

Cashew nut exports to China surge

Hanoi, Oct. 15 -- The US, China and the Netherlands were the three biggest cashew nut importers of Vietnam in the period. The export to China recorded strong growth due to trade tensions between Chin... Read More

Vietnam named Asia's Leading Destination for second year in row

Hanoi, Oct. 15 -- The World Travel Awards Asia and Oceania 2019 has been organized on Phu Quoc island, a popular tourist island off the southern Vietnam ese province of Kien Giang. At this year's cer... Read More

Vietnam - bright spot in FDI attraction in ASEAN

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 15 -- News and World Report of the US has ranked Vietnam eighth among 29 best economies to invest in, and first among the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the list. ... Read More

Nearly 9.6 trillion VND of bad debts settled each month

Hanoi, Oct. 15 -- Nearly 9.6 trillion VND (417.3 million USD) worth of bad debts were handled each month from August 15, 2017 to August 31, 2019, or 4.7 trillion VND higher than that during the 2012 -... Read More

Legislators deliberate reports on socio-economic development

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 15 -- The National Assembly Standing Committee spent the whole day discussing reports evaluating the implementation of the socio-economic development plan and State budget in 2019 du... Read More

Hanoi launches Month for the Poor 2019

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 15 -- The Fund for the Poor of Hanoi received over 7.2 billion VND (309,600 USD) from organisations and individuals at a ceremony held in the capital city Hanoi on October 15 to laun... Read More

UN has crucial role in Vietnam: diplomat

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 15 -- Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung has highly appreciated support of United Nations agencies and organisations for Vietnam while affirming the UN has a crucial role in Vietn... Read More

Hanoi voters confident in Party, State leadership

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 15 -- Voters in Hanoi's Ba Dinh , Tay Ho and Hoan Kiem districts expressed their support for and confidence in the leadership of the Party and State, and the management of the Govern... Read More