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Local banks welcome AEC, TPP opportunities

Local banks welcome AEC, TPP opportunities

Vietnamese banks have more opportunities to establish and expand their presence in international markets, Gary Hwa, Ernst & Young’s (EYs) regional managing partner for financial services for Asia Pacific, said.

Vietnam attends 105th International Labour Conference

Vietnam attends 105th International Labour Conference

Vietnam supports the End to Poverty Initiative and the 2030 Agenda of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) as well as millennium initiatives to welcome the 100th founding anniversary of the ILO, said Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) Pham Minh Huan.

Vietnam takes the lead in APMOPS 2016

Vietnam takes the lead in APMOPS 2016

VOV.VN - Vietnamese students won six gold medals and took the lead in the second round of the Asia-Pacific Mathematical Olympiad for Primary Schools (APMOPS 2016).

Indian Defence Minister to visit Vietnam

Indian Defence Minister to visit Vietnam

Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will make a two-day visit to Vietnam to boost military relations between the two nations, according to the Indian news agency Press Trust of India.

Asia Pacific pursues sustainable development goals

Asia Pacific pursues sustainable development goals

VOV.VN - Asia-Pacific officials agreed to pursue sustainable development goals at the 27th Meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

Former US Congressman hails Vietnam's human right progress

Former US Congressman hails Vietnam's human right progress

Former US Congressman Eni Faleomavaega on May 17 issued a press release in which he reaffirms his support for Vietnam and hails the country’s human rights progress in the context of the President Barack Obama's upcoming visit to Vietnam.

Vietnam driving consumer electronic sales in Asia Pacific: GfK

Vietnam driving consumer electronic sales in Asia Pacific: GfK

Half of all internet users in the Asia Pacific region purchased at least one consumer electronics product online in the past year, with Vietnam one of the region’s strongest drivers of consumer electronic sales, a recent study by GfK has revealed.

Vietnam, India, Myanmar optimistic on markets

Vietnam, India, Myanmar optimistic on markets

Twelve of 17 markets in the Asia Pacific recorded declines in MasterCard’s Index of Consumer Confidence, but Myanmar, Vietnam and India are still extremely optimistic in their outlook.

Fencer Le Dung qualifies for 2016 Olympics

Fencer Le Dung qualifies for 2016 Olympics

VOV.VN - Fencer Nguyen Thi Le Dung has qualified for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics after narrowly defeating her Taiwanese rival, 15-13, in the women’s epee final at the Asia-Pacific zonal qualification matches ongoing in China.

ALFS Asia-Pacific Festival and Charity Bazaar 2016

ALFS Asia-Pacific Festival and Charity Bazaar 2016

VOV.VN - On April 6, Hoang Thi Minh Ha, spouse of the Vietnam Ambassador to Japan, joined the 40th annual Asia-Pacific Festival and Charity Bazaar held at the ANA InterContinental Tokyo.

Jetstar Pacific to open new Hue-Nha Trang route

Jetstar Pacific to open new Hue-Nha Trang route

Jetstar Pacific Airlines is planning to launch a new route connecting Hue in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue with Nha Trang in the central province of Khanh Hoa on April 4.

Adjustments to Hanoi zoning to 2030

Adjustments to Hanoi zoning to 2030

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on March 3 chaired a meeting to review adjustments to Hanoi zoning by 2030 and vision 2050.

Deputy PM welcomes EU delegation head

Deputy PM welcomes EU delegation head

(VOV) - On December 15, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hosted a reception for the new ambassador and head of the EU delegation to Vietnam Bruno Angelet.