NDO/NA - Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh has proposed that Vietnam and India deepen their strategic partnership with a focus on co-operation in politics, defence, security, economics, science and technology, oil and gas, and culture.
NDO/VNA - Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Roberto Azevedo affirmed the WTO will continue to assist Vietnam in its international integration process for the benefit of member states and the global economy.
NDO – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on bilateral co-operation in the 2015 -2020 period was signed in Hanoi on October 21 between the Journalists Associations of Vietnam and Cuba.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party made big gains in two Indian state elections, partial results showed on October 19, in an endorsement that will encourage him to step up the pace of economic reforms.
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