Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has called on Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to increase the exchange of high-ranking visits and meetings in order to enhance political trust, expand cooperation and deepen their bilateral ties.
VOV.VN - Vietnam always regards the Asian Development Bank (ADB) as one of the leading sponsors with significant contributions to the country's socio-economic development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a September 19 reception in Hanoi for ADB Vice President Stephen Groff.
A project worth nearly US$12 million has been initiated to prepare for the elimination of dioxin contamination near a military airport in the southern Vietnamese province of Dong Nai.
More delays are expected for the construction of Ho Chi Minh City’s first metro line due to the insufficient provision of capital.
Hanoi’s leaders had a working session with visiting Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Hiroshige Seko on September 14.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has visited the Republic of Korea to attend a celebration of the Korea Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF)’s 30th founding anniversary.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praised Austrian Ambassador Thomas Loidl for his contribution to Vietnam-Austria relations during a reception in Hanoi on September 7.
The Vietnamese Government and the Japan International Cooperation Agency on August 31 signed an Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan deal worth 24.7 billion yen (US$224.5 million) for a draining and waste water treatment system in Bien Hoa city, the southern province of Dong Nai.
Politburo member Pham Minh Chinh met Chairman of the House of Councillors of Japan Date Chuichi and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in Tokyo on August 30, the last day of his working visit to Japan.
If development tasks are not implemented in a drastic manner in September and the fourth quarter of 2017, they might not be achieved, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the Government’s August regular meeting on August 30.
Property investors in Vietnam have been scaling up their business, while more and more new investors have concluded M&A deals in the real estate sector.
The disbursement of public investment and official development assistance-based capital through the end of the year is expected to reach government targets.
Representatives of the US Agency for International Development (USAID), Vietnam’s Ministry of National Defence and Air Defense - Air Force signed a deal on August 9 to hand over 12.7 hectares of land to the Ministry of Transport for management.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged faster disbursement of ODA capital and concessional loans while chairing a meeting with some ministries, sectors and localities in Hanoi on August 1.
Vietnam and New Zealand on July 27 affirmed their determination to raise two-way trade to US$1.7 billion by 2020 during Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue’s working visit to New Zealand.
VOV.VN - Senior Australian officials have hailed Vietnam’s dynamic development and active role in Southeast Asia and voiced their willingness to take bilateral ties to new heights.
The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has submitted a number of recommendations for the Hanoi People’s Committee’s ambition to build three metro lines worth over US$15 billion by 2025.
Defence Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich received Katsuyuki Kawai, special adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, in Hanoi on July 17.
President Tran Dai Quang hosted separate receptions in Hanoi on July 13 for Finnish Ambassador Ilkka Pekka Simila and Greek Ambassador Nikos Kanellos who came to bid farewell to the State leader.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed to advance Official Development Assistance (ODA) capital for the Metro Line No 1 Ben Thanh – Suoi Tien to meet the project’s schedule.