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Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam

Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vietnam has 49 seaports including 10 large-scale ports, which help accelerate the country’s economic development and international integration process, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Vietnam hopes to elevate comprehensive partnership with Australia

Vietnam hopes to elevate comprehensive partnership with Australia

Vietnam always attaches importance to the position of Australia in its foreign policies and hopes for the strong growth of bilateral comprehensive partnership in the coming time to create a firm foundation for the elevation of their relations.

60 dead, 37 missing in severe flooding

60 dead, 37 missing in severe flooding

VOV.VN - Sixty people are dead and 37 still missing following devastating flooding caused by a tropical depression affecting central and northern mountainous provinces of Vietnam.

Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit

Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit

Widespread floods triggered by a tropical depression over the past few days have killed 54 people as of 22:00 pm on October 12, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Tropical depression forms in the East Sea

Tropical depression forms in the East Sea

VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting made an announcement on October 12 regarding the formation of a tropical low-pressure system in the East Sea, about 420km east of the Philippines’ Luzon Island.

How has climate change affected Vietnam?

How has climate change affected Vietnam?

In 2016, the consequences of climate change in Vietnam were evident with 10 typhoons and seven tropical depressions in the East Sea, more than the average of many years ago. Of these, four storms and two tropical depressions directly affected the mainland.

Rule of law significant to bolster sustainable development

Rule of law significant to bolster sustainable development

Vietnam commits to cooperating with the United Nations and its member states to promote the rule of law to realise sustainable development goals, said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of ​Vietnam's ​Permanent Mission to the UN.

Red Cross begins charity campaign for storm victims

Red Cross begins charity campaign for storm victims

The Vietnam Red Cross Society on September 27 launched its campaign to solicit relief assistance for people affected by typhoon Doksuri this month, the year’s 10th storm over the East Sea, in central provinces, especially Quang Binh and Ha Tinh.

Cooperation, dialogues important to East Sea dispute settlement: scholars

Cooperation, dialogues important to East Sea dispute settlement: scholars

Many scholars from countries that claim no territory in the East Sea have said that maintaining maritime freedom, devising coordination mechanisms and controlling conflicts on the basis of respect for law and mutual trust between concerned parties are important to settling disputes.

Vietnam, Hungary issue joint statement

Vietnam, Hungary issue joint statement

Vietnam and Hungary have issued a joint statement on the occasion of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s official visit to Vietnam from September 24-26.

FM Pham Binh Minh highlights ASEAN’s central role in New York

FM Pham Binh Minh highlights ASEAN’s central role in New York

Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has underscored the need for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to strengthen its intra-bloc unity and central role in regional and international issues, especially those regarding peace, stability and development.