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Regional security challenges top on ADMM agenda

Regional security challenges top on ADMM agenda

VOV.VN - Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich is leading the Vietnamese delegation to attend the ongoing 11th ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting (ADMM 11) in the Philippines with its agenda focusing on regional security challenges.

Vietnam desirous of boosting stronger ties with Lithuania

Vietnam desirous of boosting stronger ties with Lithuania

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh affirmed Vietnam's desire to push up traditional friendship and multi-faceted cooperation with Lithuania during her talks with President Dalia Grybauskaite in Vilnius city on October 23 (local time).

PM Phuc: GDP growth of 6.7% within reach

PM Phuc: GDP growth of 6.7% within reach

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that GDP growth rate during the nine-month period reached 6.41% and the figure is estimated at 6.7% for the whole year.

HCM City: Private sector needs most labourers

HCM City: Private sector needs most labourers

The demand for human resources in Ho Chi Minh City is forecast to rise 2-3 percent annually to reach 4.61 million labourers by 2020 and 5.34 million labourers by 2025, according to a report from the HCM Centre for Forecasting Manpower Needs and Labour Market Information.

Vietnam attends 11th ADMM in Philippines

Vietnam attends 11th ADMM in Philippines

Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich and a Vietnamese delegation attended the 11th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) that opened in Manila, the capital of Philippines on October 23.

20 years of the internet in Vietnam

20 years of the internet in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vietnam was officially connected to the global internet on November 19, 1997. Over the past 20 years, the internet has rapidly developed in the country.

Four decades of ASEAN-EU relations marked in Rome

Four decades of ASEAN-EU relations marked in Rome

A ceremony was held in Rome, Italy, on October 20 to mark 50 years since the establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and 40 years of ASEAN-European Union (EU) diplomatic ties.

NZ officials suggest upgrading ties with Vietnam

NZ officials suggest upgrading ties with Vietnam

Senior officials from New Zealand have suggested Vietnam and their country work towards Strategic Partnership when meeting with Truong Thi Mai, head of the Mass Mobilisation Commission of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee from October 18-20.

ABL to return in November with nine teams

ABL to return in November with nine teams

The ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) will be back with a record nine teams this season, organisers announced at a press conference in Manila, the Philippines, on October 17.

Vietnam rice industry should focus on quality: experts

Vietnam rice industry should focus on quality: experts

Vietnamese rice producers and exporters should focus on quality and supplying products that are in demand to sustain the production and export of the grain and add value to the grain, heard a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City on October 17.

Observers update year-end estimate

Observers update year-end estimate

International organisations are continuing to show optimistic forecasts about Vietnam’s whole-year growth, with the country remaining one of the region’s top performers thanks to strong production recovery.

Receiving investors with open arms

Receiving investors with open arms

Investment in the central province of Quang Tri is on the rise. But without adequate preparation, Central Coastal Region Development Cooperation Advisory Team head Tran Du Lich warns, businesses could miss out on “a golden opportunity” to set up shop in this emerging destination.

Singapore, Hanoi seek cooperation in digital technology

Singapore, Hanoi seek cooperation in digital technology

Singaporean businesses want to cooperate with their Vietnamese counterparts in digital technology to serve industrial development in each country, said President of the Singapore Manufacturing Federation Douglas Foo.