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UN chief warns of unprecedented 'catastrophe' in Syria's Aleppo

UN chief warns of unprecedented 'catastrophe' in Syria's Aleppo

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned on August 16 of an unprecedented "humanitarian catastrophe" in Syria's Aleppo and urged Russia and the United States to quickly reach a deal on a ceasefire in the city and elsewhere in the country.

Live cattle imports from Australia dip

Live cattle imports from Australia dip

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 129,471 head of cattle from Australia in the first half of this year, down 35% against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Vietnam lifts controversial nudity ban

Vietnam lifts controversial nudity ban

Cultural authorities in Vietnam have revoked a new rule that bans models and winners of beauty contests from taking nude photos and publishing them online.

Hanoi to issue vehicle ban in inner-city areas by 2025

Hanoi to issue vehicle ban in inner-city areas by 2025

Hanoi has announced a plan to ban motorbikes from the inner-city area from 2025, to reduce urban traffic, which is considered one of the most complicated problems in the capital, according to newswire Vnexpress.vn.

Domestic business exports electric generators to Cambodia

Domestic business exports electric generators to Cambodia

VOV.VN - Sang Ban Mai JSC at My Phuoc 2 Industrial Zone in Binh Duong province has shipped the first batch of electric generators worth more than US$1.2 million to Cambodia, according to the provincial Department of Industry and Trade (DoIT).

Vietnam attends Saint-Petersburg economic forum

Vietnam attends Saint-Petersburg economic forum

Hoang Quoc Vuong, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, and other ministry officials attended the 20th Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum, which opened in the Russian city of Saint-Petersburg on June 16.

UN High-level meeting on ending AIDS

UN High-level meeting on ending AIDS

The UN High-level Meeting on Ending AIDS held in New York last week discussed important measures to wipe out the epidemic throughout the world.

UN chief faced funding cut-off, fatwa risk over Saudis

UN chief faced funding cut-off, fatwa risk over Saudis

Muslim allies of Saudi Arabia piled pressure on UN chief Ban Ki-moon over the blacklisting of a Saudi-led coalition for killing children in Yemen, with Riyadh threatening to cut Palestinian aid and funds to other UN programs, diplomatic sources said on June 7.

Firms praise lifting of SBV foreign money loan ban

Firms praise lifting of SBV foreign money loan ban

Export enterprises and commercial banks welcomed the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s decision to allow credit institutions to resume provision of foreign currency loans two months after it was banned.