Tag: "africa"

First Africa-ASEAN Business Expo opens in South Africa

First Africa-ASEAN Business Expo opens in South Africa

The first Africa – ASEAN Business Expo 2017 (AABE 2017) took place in Johannesburg city, South Africa from November 6-8, with hundreds of firms from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam and African countries in attendance.

Vietnamese Buddhism introduced in Africa

Vietnamese Buddhism introduced in Africa

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) Central Committee has recently held a grand ceremony in Maputo, Mozambique, to make public the Vietnam Buddhist Association (VBA) and launch the plan to establish a Vietnamese Buddhist Centre in Mozambique, also the first of its kind in Africa.

Vietnam, Tanzania strengthen defence ties

Vietnam, Tanzania strengthen defence ties

A high-ranking delegation of the Ministry of National Defence led by Deputy Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Tran Don visited Tanzania from October 21-24.

Vietnam promotes tourism in Canada

Vietnam promotes tourism in Canada

The land and people of Vietnam have been introduced to the ongoing 29th International Tourism and Travel Show in Montreal city, Canada’s Quebec province.

Thien Long's ball-pen business expands overseas

Thien Long's ball-pen business expands overseas

By focusing on localisation through distribution channels and research and development (R&D), Thien Long Group Corporation (Thien Long) has gained significant market share in Myanmar and now targets to expand its business in other foreign markets.

National Academy to host the music of Azerbaijan

National Academy to host the music of Azerbaijan

VOV.VN - The Azerbaijan Embassy has announced it will sponsor a concert September 29 at the National Academy of Music Hall in Hanoi featuring opera singer Azer Zeynalov and the music of Karabakh.

Exports to Algeria up 26%

Exports to Algeria up 26%

Exports to Algeria earned Vietnam US$227,86 million this year to early September, up 26% on a yearly basis, according to the Vietnamese trade mission in the African country.

Vietnam, South Africa look to foster wide-ranging ties

Vietnam, South Africa look to foster wide-ranging ties

Vietnam always attaches great importance to developing the traditional friendship with South Africa, the only African country that it has set up the partnership for cooperation and development with, stated Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh Minh.

PM: Vietnam sees South Africa as leading partner in Africa

PM: Vietnam sees South Africa as leading partner in Africa

Vietnam regards South Africa as one of the leading partners in Africa, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a reception for visiting South African Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana Mashabane in Hanoi on September 6.

Luu Hoang Tram crowned Mrs Universe 2017

Luu Hoang Tram crowned Mrs Universe 2017

VOV.VN - Vietnamese representative Luu Hoang Tram was crowned Mrs Universe 2017 at the final round of the pageant in Durban, South Africa on September 3.

Da Nang park seeks permission to shut down zoo

Da Nang park seeks permission to shut down zoo

Managers of a park in the central Vietnamese city of Da Nang have asked local authorities for permission to close a zoo within the park's grounds due to a limited number of animals.

Rice exports on sharp rise

Rice exports on sharp rise

VOV.VN - Rice exports rose high by 19.8% in volume to 3.96 million tons and 17.5% in value to US$1.75 billion in the first eight months of this year against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.