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.
The banking sector has raised a total of VND6 billion (US$264,000) for aid for victims of storm Doksuri in the central region.
About 200 officials from 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) have gathered in central Nghe An province to seek measures to strengthen affiliation in dealing with disaster risks.
The Vietnamese team won five more gold in the morning of September 20, raising the total gold medals to 23 at the ongoing 9th ASEAN Para Games in Malaysia.
The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has been named the best bank in Vietnam in 2017 by Alpha Southeast Asia (Alpha SEA) magazine.
VOV.VN - Typhoon Doksuri may have been a harbinger of what is yet to come this storm season, says the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
The 11th APEC Senior Disaster Management Officials Forum (SDMOF) will convene in Vinh city, in the central province of Nghe An, on September 21.
VOV.VN - Ten fishermen feared dead after four days adrift in the East Sea were found safe and sound Tuesday, September 19, in what one official spoke of as a ‘miracle’ rescue, reported Vnexpress.
VOV.VN - Vietnam places special importance on relations with China, Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong emphasized while meeting with Liu Yunshan, Politburo Standing Committee member and Secretary of the Secretariat of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on September 18 in Hanoi.
The Vietnam Electricity (EVN) has finished fixing the middle- and low-voltage power transmission lines and resume power supply for some central provinces hit by Typhoon Doksuri, including Dong Hoi city of Quang Binh, and downtowns of Nghe An and Ha Tinh.
VOV.VN - FIFA has just published their latest rankings and the Vietnam women’s team has climbed up a slot to stand at No. 31 in the world and No. 7 in Asia.
Doksuri, the 10th storm arising in the East Sea so far this year, caused five deaths and dozens of injuries in six hours in Vietnam on September 15.
VOV.VN- A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh attended the 9th ASEAN-Japan Defence Vice-Ministerial Forum that opened in Fukuoka, Japan, on September 13.
“Navigating Towards the Free and Open Seas of Asia: The Role of Maritime Law in Maintaining Good Order at Sea” was the theme of a workshop in Hanoi on September 12.
VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting announced September 12 typhoon Talim has formed in the East Sea and is now a tropical low-pressure near the eastern coast of the Philippines.
A master plan on the use of Vietnam’s sea is being built by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, a move described by experts as necessary.
Deputy Minister of Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh’s visit to the Republic of Korea from September 6-9 to attend the Seoul Defence Dialogue 2017 and the sixth Vietnam-RoK defence policy dialogue was fruitful, contributing to enhancing defence cooperation between two countries.
An unnamed medallist at the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, which concluded in Malaysia on August 30, has tested positive for a banned substance.
Vietnamese athletes will compete in eight of 16 sports at the 9th Southeast Asian ParaGames in Malaysia from September 17-24.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 5 met with and presented gifts to outstanding trainers and athletes who have come back from the 29th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 29) in Malaysia.