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Conference boosts Vietnam-China investment, trade ties

Conference boosts Vietnam-China investment, trade ties

Businesses in Beijing and Tianjin and Hebei provinces in China want to promote investment and trade with Vietnamese partners, according to the Tianjin Foreign Economic and Trade Promotion Association.

China power plant blast kills at least 21

China power plant blast kills at least 21

An explosion at a power plant in China killed at least 21 people and injured five on August 11, state media said, the latest deadly industrial accident in a country that struggles with poor safety standards.

Vietnam Embassy hosts ‘Sports Festival’ in Beijing

Vietnam Embassy hosts ‘Sports Festival’ in Beijing

(VOV) - On October 1, more than 200 Vietnamese and Chinese students from 26 universities in Beijing and 10 universities in Tianjin gathered at the Vietnam Embassy in Beijing for the kick-off of a week-long biennial Sports Festival.

China detains 12 over Tianjin blasts

China detains 12 over Tianjin blasts

China has formally detained a dozen people over explosions in the city of Tianjin this month that killed at least 145 people, and has accused 11 officials and port executives of dereliction of duty or abuse of power.

Condolences to China over Tianjin explosions

Condolences to China over Tianjin explosions

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh extended his condolences to Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on August 14 over the disastrous explosions in China’s Tianjin city on August 12.

Death toll from China blasts rises to 104, Xi urges changes

The death toll from two massive explosions that tore through an industrial area in the northeastern Chinese port of Tianjin has risen to 104, state media said on August 15, as China's president urged improvements in workplace safety.