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Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

The recent Vietnam-US defence policy dialogue concretised the contents reached by the two countries’ defence ministers and discussed defence cooperation issues to ensure that President Donald Trump will have an insight in bilateral ties during his upcoming visit to Vietnam, said a senior officer.

Khanh Hoa nets VND13,000 bil tourism revenue in nine months

Khanh Hoa nets VND13,000 bil tourism revenue in nine months

VOV.VN - The south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa grossed over VND12,800 billion in tourism revenue over the first nine months of the year, an increase of over 28.7% against the same period last year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

Exports of top 10 commodity groups surpass US$111 billion

Exports of top 10 commodity groups surpass US$111 billion

VOV.VN - Exports of ten key groups of products made up over US$111 billion out of the two country’s total export value of US$154.3 billion in the first three quarters of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

HCM City looks to US for smart city support

HCM City looks to US for smart city support

VOV.VN - HCM City hopes that the US will support creativity in startup activities and its development as a smart city, has said Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan.

Vietnam-US defence dialogue takes place in Washington DC

Vietnam-US defence dialogue takes place in Washington DC

Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for South and Southeast Asia of the US Dr. Joseph Felter co-chaired the Vietnam-US defence policy dialogue 2017 in Washington D.C on October 17.

Loan to compete at Miss Universe 2017

Loan to compete at Miss Universe 2017

VOV.VN - Unicorp, which is responsible for selecting and nominating Vietnamese participants in Miss Universe, announced on October 18 that it has chosen Nguyen Thi Loan to represent Vietnam at this year’s pageant.

Quang Tri: 27 artillery shells successfully handled

Quang Tri: 27 artillery shells successfully handled

A bomb clearance and disposal team of Peace Trees Vietnam on October 17 successfully handled and moved 27 artillery shells left from the war in Huong Hoa district, the central province of Quang Tri.

Vietnam records US$24.1 billion trade surplus with US

Vietnam records US$24.1 billion trade surplus with US

VOV.VN - Vietnam enjoyed a US$24.1 billion trade surplus with the US during the first nine months of this year, equal to 78% of the country’s total exports to the market, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

NA Vice Chairman hosts US Congressman

NA Vice Chairman hosts US Congressman

VOV.VN -National Assembly Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty on October 16 hosted a reception in Hanoi for Chairman of the US House Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee on Asia and the Pacific Ted Yoho.

Natural disasters cost Vietnam US$1.3 billion a year

Natural disasters cost Vietnam US$1.3 billion a year

VOV.VN - Natural disasters which have claimed the lives of more than 300 people are draining the economy of nearly US$1.3 billion every year. This figure is equal to 1-1.5% of GDP, according to Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

Improving efficiency of Vietnam – Indonesia investment promotion

Improving efficiency of Vietnam – Indonesia investment promotion

VOV.VN - The Vietnam-Indonesia Friendship Association and the Indonesian Embassy in Vietnam co-hosted a seminar on October 10 at the Voice of Vietnam headquarters to examine ways to increase the efficiency of investment promotion between the two nations.

Tra fish fair kicks off in Hanoi

Tra fish fair kicks off in Hanoi

A fair introducing products made from tra fish (pangasius) and seafood kicked off at the Hanoi-based Agricultural Exhibition Centre on October 6.

Potential for Vietnam-US defence cooperation: US Admiral

Potential for Vietnam-US defence cooperation: US Admiral

Potential for defence engagements remains huge for US and Vietnam to tap, said Amiral Scott Swift, Commander of the US Pacific Fleet, during a meeting with Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People's Army Pham Ngoc Minh in Hanoi on October 5.