Gujarat Assembly: Counting of votes gets underway

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- The counting of votes in the 182 member Gujarat Assembly has begun at 37 centres spread across the state on Thursday. The counting of postal ballots has been taken up first and i... Read More

Fashion show features Vietnamese "ao dai", Thai silk

Bangkok (VNA), Dec. 8 -- A fashion show with the theme "Vietnamese ' Ao dai ' meets Thai silk" took place in Bangkok on December 7. The show, organised by Vietnam's Embassy to Thailand , the Associat... Read More

Ba Ria- Vung Tau intensifies trade promotion for key products

HCM City (VNA), Dec. 8 -- The southeastern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has been paying attention to trade promotion with a goal to bring local key products to more markets and raise their valu... Read More

WFP leader commends Vietnam on food security efforts

Rome (VNA), Dec. 8 -- Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP) David Beasley has lauded Vietnam's reform achievements, especially in reducing poverty and ensuring food security. Vietnam h... Read More

NA leader's trip to Australia, New Zealand yield fruits: Official

Hanoi (VNA), Dec. 8 -- The freshly-ended trip to Australia and New Zealand by National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue helped strengthen cooperation between the legislative bodies of Vietnam and... Read More

Reference exchange rate down 1 VND on December 8

Hanoi (VNA), Dec. 8 -- The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate for the US dollar at 23,659 VND/USD on December 8, down 1 VND from the previous day. With the current trading ba... Read More

Young scientist becomes first Vietnamese awarded by UK Royal Aeronautical Society

London (VNA), Dec. 8 -- With the Young Persons' Achievement Award, Dr. Nguyen Huyen Duc has become the first Vietnamese scientist to receive the prize from the UK's Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS). ... Read More

Bangladesh Head of Mission to EU addresses what he called "a wave of disinformation campaign" at European Parliament

Dhaka, Dec. 8 -- Bangladesh Ambassador to Belgium and Head of Mission to the European Union, Mahbub Hassan Saleh, has addressed what he called "a wave of disinformation campaign" over rights issues du... Read More

BGMEA urges global brands, buyers to adopt strategies for promoting mutual growth

Dhaka, Dec. 8 -- The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has urged global brands and buyers to adopt strategies that promote the growth of both sides, including manufact... Read More

We know why 'BNP is orchestrating violence' ahead of December 10: Quader

Dhaka, Dec. 8 -- Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said the BNP is orchestrating violence in Nayapaltan before the party's rally on December 10 and they know the reason b... Read More