(VOV) - The Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) aims to control its non-performing loan (NPL) rate at 2.73% and sell VND1 trillion in NPLs to the Vietnam Asset Management Company (VAMC).
(VOV) - President Pro Tempore of the US Senate Patrick Leahy ended his five-day visit to Vietnam on April 20.
(VOV) -Maritime Bank shareholders have agreed with the bank’s plan to merge with smaller Mekong Bank to create one of the five biggest banks in Vietnam.
(VOV) -More than 120 members of the Vietnam-Romania Friendship Association, HCM City branch, held their first congress in the city on April 19.
(VOV) - State President Truong Tan Sang has proposed that the US Congress support the opening of its market and reduce trade barriers against Vietnamese goods imported into the US.
(VOV) - Vietnam considers the US one of the leading partners in its foreign policy, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong told Patrick Leahy, President pro tempore of the US Senate, in Hanoi on April 17.
(VOV) - Vietnam and the US should make a greater effort to address pending issues and look forward to building a new relationship in the long-term interests of the two peoples.
(VOV) - Leading Vietnamese lawyers and legal experts are participating in the 18th congress of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) in Brussels, Belgium, from April 15-19.
(VOV) - Vietnam wants to boost cooperation with African nations, including Morocco, said Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong at a reception for Mohamed Nabil Benabdallah, General Secretary of Morocco’s Party of Progress and Socialism (PPS) in Hanoi on April 15.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Coffee and Cocoa Association (Vicofa) expects to export more than 1.5 million tonnes of coffee in the 2013-2014 crop, and earn US$3 billion, up 20% in value from the previous crop.
(VOV) - Leading doctors, scientists and reproductologists from around the globe will be gathering in HCM City from May 31 to June 1 for an international seminar addressing the latest in assisted reproductive technologies.
A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) led by Politburo member and Secretary of the Party Central Committee Dinh The Huynh was welcomed by Lao Party Secretary General and President Choummaly Saynhasone in Vientiane on April 6.
(VOV) - A delegation of Vietnamese doctors are attending the 5th Congress of the Asia-Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2014) which opened in Brisbane, Australia on April 4.
(VOV) - A delegation from the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) attended the 18th international seminar on political parties and a new society in Mexico from March 27-29.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and President of the Cuban Council of State Raul Castro Ruz have affirmed their determination to consolidate and deepen the ties of traditional friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Cuba.