Vietnamese agricultural products, food expected for deeper engagement in global supply chain

HCM City, July 13 -- Vietnam boasts advantages and potential in agricultural production and export, yet domestic firms need to do more to join the global food supply chain more intensively, insiders h... Read More

Ha Giang landslide buries mini bus, kills nine

Ha Giang, July 13 -- At least nine people died when a 15-seater mini bus traveling in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang was buried by a landslide triggered by heavy rains on early July 13.... Read More

President To Lam meets Cambodian NA President

Phnom Penh, July 13 -- Vietnamese President To Lam on July 13 met President of the Cambodian National Assembly (NA) Khuon Sudary as part of the former's state visit to the neighbouring country. The P... Read More

Morning digest July 12

Hanoi, July 12 -- The following is a list of selected news summaries reported last night by the Vietnam News Agency. - The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee wrapped up its 35th session in Han... Read More

President's Cambodia visit helps enhance special friendship: Cambodian expert

Phnom Penh, July 12 -- President To Lam's state visit to Cambodia on July 12-13 has a special significance for both nations, helping expand and strengthen their special friendship and comprehensive co... Read More

Reference exchange rate decreases on July 12

Hanoi, July 12 -- The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 24,248 VND/USD on July 12, down 5 VND from the previous day. With the current trading band of +/- 5%, the ceiling ... Read More

First liver transplant for a child with rare Budd-Chiari Syndrome

HCM City, July 12 -- Children's Hospital No.2 in Ho Chi Minh City has recently performed a liver transplant for a three-year-old child with Budd-Chiari syndrome, a rare vascular disorder occurring in ... Read More

Over 100 southern local dishes spotlighted at HCM City festival

HCM City, July 12 -- More than 100 typical dishes of southern localities have been introduced at the "Taste of the south" culinary festival that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 11. Visitors to the... Read More

Vietnam committed to ensure access to health services for all women during pregnancy, childbirth

Hanoi, July 12 -- Vietnam is working hard to provide equal health service access for all pregnant women to ensure public health and narrow the socio-economic gap. This initiative was discussed during... Read More

Lao media spotlights Vietnamese State President's visit

Vientiane, July 12 -- Major newspapers and media outlets of Laos have run articles praising the bilateral relationship with Vietnam and welcoming the state visit by President To Lam to the neighbourin... Read More