(VOV) - Guest workers have been growing rapidly in numbers and are an important resource that contributes significantly to economic development, according to former Deputy Head Dao Cong Hai of the Overseas Labour Management Department (OLMD).
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will conduct regular inspections and deal strictly with the use of banned substances in animal husbandry, officials said.
Foreign invested enterprises now can more easily list their shares on Vietnamese stock markets under Decree 60 that allows foreign investors to hold up to 100% of stake in Vietnamese enterprises.
A photo exhibition featuring 12 photos of Hoan Kiem Lake (Sword Lake) sceneries is opening at Hoan Kiem Lake Cultural Information Centre in downtown Hanoi.
(VOV) -US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said the US and Afghanistan are conducting an inquiry into the deadly bombing on October 3 of a hospital compound in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz that killed at least 19 people and wounded dozens more.
(VOV) - Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Head of the Vietnam Mission to the UN underlined the need to ensure security in the East Sea as a prerequisite for development at the General Debate of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 70) on a roadmap for peace, security and respect for human rights.
President Truong Tan Sang’s recent participation in the United Nations (UN) Summit and his official visit to Cuba demonstrate clearly Vietnam as an active, trustful partner and responsible member in global affairs of peace, cooperation and development.
ASEAN and the United Nations have reaffirmed their partnership to work towards the realisation of the ASEAN Community and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Casinos in Vietnam earned VND1.37 trillion (US$61.56 million) from foreign punters or foreign passport holders in 2014, which is however still modest compared to the amount of money Vietnamese bettors spent on gambling in Cambodia.
The People’s Committee of central Quang Binh province on September 29 received a non-governmental aid package from the International Campaign to Ban Landmines and Cluster Munitions Coalition (ICBL-CMC) to support local bomb and mine victims.
President Truong Tan Sang attended the United Nations Peace Keeping Summit held in New York on September 28 (New York time) as part of the ongoing 70th session of the UN General Assembly.
Central African Republic's interim president, Catherine Samba-Panza, left the United Nations General Assembly in New York on September 28 to return home due to the worst violence in the capital of her country this year, two Western diplomats said.
President Obama met Russian President Vladimir Putin at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on September 28.
The book “ Vietnam va Nhat Ban: Giaoluu van hoa” ( Vietnam and Japan: Cultural Exchange) was honoured as the best research book at an award ceremony for the Good Book Awards 2015 on September 27.
Most people of Vietnamese origin on the Tonle Sap Lake are stateless for leading an isolated life in Cambodia and do mainly two jobs: fishing and begging.