National Assembly completes fifth session’s working agenda

National Assembly completes fifth session’s working agenda

NDO/VNA – The 14th National Assembly (NA) completed its working agenda of the fifth session with numerous important issues under discussion during 21 days, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan at the closing ceremony in Hanoi on June 15. (Jun 15, 2018 17:33:15)


Vietnam commits to observing 1982 UNCLOS

  Jun 14, 2018 21:45:44
NDO/VNA - Vietnam commits to respecting and fully implementing regulations of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982 UNCLOS), said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN.  

Ho Chi Minh City desires stronger cooperation with Micronesia

  Jun 14, 2018 17:41:57
NDO/VNA - Vietnam’s southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City is keen to boost cooperation with Micronesia in such fields as agriculture, aquaculture, environmental protection, tourism, and education-training.  

Quang Ninh Van Don Airport to welcome first flight in December

  Jun 14, 2018 17:24:17
NDO - Van Don Airport in the northern province of Quang Ninh is nearing completion and is expected to welcome its first flight in December this year, announced the company in charge of construction.  

Hanoi pledges to roll out red carpet for Dutch businesses

  Jun 14, 2018 12:36:36
NDO/VNA – Hanoi is willing to create favourable conditions for businesses from the Netherlands to invest in infrastructure development, clean water supply and wastewater treatment, said a local official. 

Vietnam promotes rights of people with disabilities

  Jun 14, 2018 12:33:50
NDO/VNA – Vietnam regards equality and non-discrimination as the fundamental principles of ensuring the rights of all people, including those with disabilities.  

Lotus flowers in full bloom in Hanoi

  Jun 14, 2018 12:28:05
NDO – Throughout these warm days of June, lotus flowers are blooming all around Hanoi. Fragrant lotus flowers pour over the road, in every corner of the capital, cooling the hot summer air.  

Forum seeks solutions for sustainable livestock production

  Jun 14, 2018 10:52:13
NDO - The National Centre for Agricultural Extension, in coordination with the central province of Quang Ngai, organised a forum to discuss solutions for the sustainable development of livestock production and adaption to climate change in the south central coastal provinces, on June 13. 

Prime Minister receives Mozambican Ambassador

  Jun 13, 2018 21:37:12
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan received in Hanoi on June 13 newly-accredited Mozambican Ambassador Leonardo Rosario Manuel Pene, affirming Vietnam’s willingness to send experts in agriculture, education and health care to the African country. 

UN Secretary-General hails Vietnam’s commitment to realising SDGs

  Jun 13, 2018 11:44:45
NDO/VNA – The United Nations (UN) values Vietnam’s strong commitment to realising sustainable development goals (SDGs), adapting to climate change, protecting the environment and engaging more strongly in UN’s peacekeeping activities, said UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.  

PM’s trip to Canada enhances Vietnam’s position

  Jun 12, 2018 10:05:10
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Hanoi on June 11, concluding his trip to Canada to attend the G7 Outreach Summit from June 8-10 and for a visit of Canada at the invitation of his Canadian counterpart Justine Trudeau. 

UN chief commends DPRK, US for pursuing diplomatic solution

  Jun 12, 2018 06:55:57
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on June 11 commended the leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States "for pursuing a diplomatic solution," hours before their summit in Singapore. 

Vietnamese PM to attend regional cooperation summits in Thailand

  Jun 11, 2018 17:44:02
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will attend the 8th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS) Summit and the 9th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam (CLMV) Summit in Bangkok, Thailand from June 15-16. 

President Tran Dai Quang calls for emulation movement to be fostered

  Jun 11, 2018 17:16:23
NDO - President Tran Dai Quang has called on the parties concerned to step up the emulation movement, considering it as a strong stimulus for Vietnam’s industrialisation, modernisation and international integration. 

Banks and fintech race

  Jun 11, 2018 11:53:10
NDO - The banking sector and commercial banks in particular should innovate to adapt to the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) and the wave of fintech companies if they wish to maintain the role as a trusted and comprehensive financial service provider.