VOV.VN - The total export value of Vietnam’s tra fish (pangasius) over the first four months of the year suffered a plunge of nearly 27% to US$449.5 million in comparison to the same period from last year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide showed their elation at the sound development of bilateral ties during their phone talks on May 26.
Regional solidarity among ASEAN members is key to effective COVID-19 response, said Nehginpao Kipgen - Executive Director at the Centre for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS) - and Aakriti Bansal, a research assistant at the centre, in a recent article posted on Thailand’s Bangkok Post.
VOV.VN - If the Vietnamese economy is able to successfully enjoy a rapid economic recovery following the conclusion of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the retail industry will be one of the driving factors in this revival process.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to share experience and coordinate with Ireland to enhance medical capacity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and offer mutual support in citizen protection.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports to Thailand reached US$57.8 million during the opening four months of the year, a staggering a year-on-year rise of 244.1%, according to the Import and Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The Central city of Da Nang is poised to complete the building of a smart city connected with the networks of smart cities in the country and in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region by 2030.
Leaders of friendship organisations of ASEAN member nations and China held a special video meeting on May 19 to discuss response to the COVID-19 pandemic and ways to boost people-to-people exchanges in the new situation.
VOV.VN - As countries globally strive to make every effort to recover their economies and regain growth momentum, the world is set to become a very different in social conduct and international relations. This is the perspective of a foreign diplomat, the Norwegian Ambassador to Vietnam Grete Løchen, who shared her views in a recent interview with the Voice of Vietnam (VOV).
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung on May 18 presented the token of medical supplies worth 420,000 USD as gifts from the Vietnamese Government and people to eight countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia and South Pacific.
Despite the current global woes, investors around Asia are ramping up their merger and acquisition (M&A) activities in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has effectively controlled the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic and maintained a safe environment for production and trade. With many natural advantages, the country is a promising place for foreign investors to expand their supply chains.
Deputy Minister of Defence Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh on May 15 suggested ASEAN countries enhance their connectivity with ASEAN+ nations and other partners to cope with outbreaks of disease.
Chinese cars will flood the Vietnamese market, both CBU and domestically assembled products, soon after the epidemic ends.
Vietnam is focusing on well performing the 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship, said spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang.
VOV.VN - The Belgium-Vietnam Friendship Association has proclaimed their support for the Vietnamese people and has called on members of the international community ramp up pressure to stop unilateral actions which cause tension in the East Sea, whilst moving to quickly find solutions aimed at settling disputes in line with international law.
VOV.VN - The ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting Working Group Video Conference got underway in Hanoi on May 12 in an attempt to promote some of the nation’s various initiatives during the ASEAN Chair Year and in preparation for the ASEAN Senior Defence Officials Video Conference, which is set to be held on May 15.
VOV.VN - The country has so far failed to develop core technology in automobile production, while locally-made spare parts such as inner tubes, tires, and seats contain very little technological content, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
The ASEAN Centre of Military Medicine (ACMM) held a teleconference in Hanoi on May 7 to discuss a joint drill on COVID-19 prevention and control mechanisms.
Vietnam faces increasing tax evasion and avoidance as policies have not kept up with reality, according to a report by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) and Oxfam.