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Party chief lauded veterans’ contributions

Party chief lauded veterans’ contributions

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has lauded the contributions Vietnamese veterans have made to national defence and construction, urging them to uphold their role in protecting the fruits of the revolution.

Vietnam’s rice market fares well

Vietnam’s rice market fares well

Vietnam shipped abroad nearly 5.2 million tonnes of rice worth over 2.27 billion USD in the first 11 months of this year, surpassing the figure of the entire 2016 at 4.9 million tonnes, according to the Vietnam Food Association.

Lao President to visit Vietnam

Lao President to visit Vietnam

VOV.VN - General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith will make a three-day visit to Vietnam from December 19-21.

Vietnam focuses on education for kids with disabilities

Vietnam focuses on education for kids with disabilities

The Government of Vietnam always accords top priority to the protection and care of children with disabilities, and looks to create the best conditions in education for them to integrate well into society, a senior official said December 13.

EU provides financial aid for storm-hit residents

EU provides financial aid for storm-hit residents

The European Commission has provided humanitarian aid worth EUR200,000 to assist people in Vietnam’s central and south central regions affected by typhoon Damrey in November, said the European Union delegation in Vietnam on December 13.

Vietnam, Argentina works to boost trade

Vietnam, Argentina works to boost trade

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh met Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie in Buenos Aires on December 13 to discuss trade and economic cooperation between Vietnam and Argentina.

Digital banking grows to support new customers

Digital banking grows to support new customers

Digitalisation in retail banking is becoming a vital trend for Vietnam’s banking sector, not only to meet bank customers’ – especially young customers’ – needs, but also to help the nation achieve its goal of creating a cashless economy.

Vietnam promotes tourism in India

Vietnam promotes tourism in India

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the Embassy of Vietnam in India launched a programme in New Delhi on December 12 to promote Vietnam’s tourism.

Website providing database on martyrs debuts this month

Website providing database on martyrs debuts this month

A website providing a database on war martyrs and their graves will be launched on December 22, the 73rd founding day of the Vietnam People’s Army, a unit of the Ministry of Information and Communications announced on December 12.

Creativity key to growth promotion

Creativity key to growth promotion

VOV.VN - In many countries' experience, 'creativity' is considered as a key factor behind growth promotion, said UNDP Senior Adviser in Vietnam Rajah Rasiah at the Vietnam Development Forum (VDF) 2017 held in Hanoi on December 13.

“Pho” honoured in Ho Chi Minh City

"Pho" honoured in Ho Chi Minh City

Activities to honour the cultural values of “pho” were held in Ho Chi Minh City by the Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper and Acecook Vietnam on December 12.

Vietnam needs draw to enter M-150 final

Vietnam needs draw to enter M-150 final

Vietnam has a chance to enter the final of the M-150 Cup friendly football tournament in Thailand after Uzbekistan tied with Myanmar 2-2 in Group B activity on December 11.