Vietnam sees hike in rice exports to Africa

Vietnam sees hike in rice exports to Africa

NDO – Vietnam’s exports of rice to the African market increased sharply in the first half of 2020 and are expected to keep rising over the following months and even into next year, according to Vietnamese Trade Counsellor to Algeria Hoang Duc Nhuan, who is also in charge of trade affairs in Mali, Niger, Senegal and Gambia. (Aug 10, 2020 10:54:37)


Tens of tonnes of Vietnamese fresh longan enter Australian market

  Aug 08, 2020 17:14:19
NDO – Large batches of Vietnamese fresh longan, tens of tonnes in size, have been shipped to Australia and entered regions in the south and west of the country over the past few weeks. 

‘Bo nhung dam’: A must-try dish in Hanoi

  Aug 08, 2020 12:21:25
NDO/VNS - Hanoi is home to hundreds of delicious dishes and prominent among them is ‘Bo nhung dam’ (beef dipping in vinegar hotpot). 

Special promotions offered on ASEAN Online Sale Day

  Aug 08, 2020 09:20:13
NDO/VNA – As many as 215 businesses from 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are offering special promotion programmes during ASEAN Online Sale Day, taking place on August 8. 

Vice President attends Patriotic Emulation Congress of Nghe An province

  Aug 07, 2020 17:08:56
NDO – Authorities in the central province of Nghe An held a ceremony in Vinh city on August 6 and 7 to review its Patriotic Emulation Congress in the 2015-2020 period in the presence of Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinhand more than 520 delegates. 

Efforts exerted to seize opportunities from EVFTA

  Aug 07, 2020 15:01:15
NDO – At the video conference on August 6 regarding the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphasised that ministries, agencies and localities need to be more proactive while businesses should change their management and business thinking, as well as pay more attention to social obligations, labour standards and environmental protection. 

Resolutely eradicating “stagnation virus”

  Aug 07, 2020 12:59:37
NDO - The important success of the fight against Covid-19 pandemic since the beginning of the year has helped cadres and Party members deeply penetrate into a valuable lesson, that once people see the Party's benefits as their own benefits and the vitality of a person and a family as being closely attached with the fate of the whole community and country, the whole society will unite to overcome all difficulties and challenges. 

Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh holds phone talk with US Secretary of State

  Aug 07, 2020 10:44:27
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on August 6 held a phone talk with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on the Vietnam - US relations on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties. 

All activities in Hoang Sa, Truong Sa without Vietnam's permission void: Spokeswoman

  Aug 06, 2020 21:42:47
NDO/VNA - Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang has highlighted Vietnam’s viewpoint that all activities in its Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos without permission of the country are void and not conducive to peace, security and stability in the East Sea. 

PM: EVFTA like an expressway bringing EU, Vietnam closer

  Aug 06, 2020 20:51:41
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a video conference on August 6 regarding the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), during which he described the deal as a broad and modern expressway bringing the EU and Vietnam closer together. 

Local authorities to be held responsible for COVID-19 transmission in hospitals

  Aug 06, 2020 17:19:39
NDO/VNA - Local authorities must be held responsible for transmissions in hospitals, members of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said at a meeting in Hanoi on August 6. 

Shrimp exports to US forecast to soar 20% in 2020

  Aug 06, 2020 16:43:00
NDO – Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the US in 2020 are expected to increase by 20% compared to 2019 thanks tothe advantages of a low anti-dumping tax and the quick restoration of production following the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Deputy PM urges maximum efforts to equitise state firms

  Aug 06, 2020 16:38:27
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has asked the ministries concerned and state-owned enterprises (SOEs) to redouble their efforts to accelerate equitisation in the final months of 2020. 

Painter shows passion for Nguyen Du’s epic poem ‘Tale of Kieu’

  Aug 06, 2020 12:44:01
NDO – Starting drawing illustrations inspired from ‘Tale of Kieu’ in 1999, 42-year-old painter Nguyen Tuan Son got the nickname ‘Son Kieu’ by his colleagues for his long-time passion for the masterpiece. 

Meaningful activities mark Hanoi’s 1010th birthday

  Aug 06, 2020 11:38:29
NDO – A wide variety of meaningful activities will be held in the capital city of Hanoi in October to mark the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long - Hanoi.