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Vietnam-US relations at level no one could imagine 25 years ago: Ambassador

Vietnam-US relations at level no one could imagine 25 years ago: Ambassador

Vietnam-US relations have reached a level in both scope and scale that no one could have imagined 25 years ago, Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc said in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties (July 12).

Symposium talks fighting child labour

Symposium talks fighting child labour

A symposium was held in Hanoi on June 12 to discuss preventing child labour amid COVID-19 in response to World Day against Child Labour (June 12).

Businesses concerned as COVID-19 looms large

Businesses concerned as COVID-19 looms large

Although Vietnam has been successful in containing the Covid-19 pandemic, the disease has raised concerns about the nation’s business environment and prospects for many businesses and industries.

ILO Vietnam willing to help Vietnamese gov’t, employers, workers

ILO Vietnam willing to help Vietnamese gov’t, employers, workers

Country Director of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Vietnam Chang-Hee Lee has said that ILO Vietnam was ready to help the Vietnamese Government, employers and employees to find suitable jobs as the coronavirus takes its toll on labour markets and the economy.

New airframe maintenance firm to serve Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

New airframe maintenance firm to serve Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Vietnam Airlines (VNA) has signed a deal with ST Engineering Aerospace and an Asian carrier to establish an airframe maintenance joint venture in Vietnam to meet the rising demand for aircraft repairs and maintenance in the country and within the Asia-Pacific region.

Mui Ne envisioned a top destination in Asia-Pacific

Mui Ne envisioned a top destination in Asia-Pacific

Mui Ne beach in the south central province of Binh Thuan is set to become one of the most-visited destinations in the Asia-Pacific by 2030 under a master plan for the development of Mui Ne National Tourism Site to 2025 with a vision for 2030 recently approved by the Prime Minister.

HCM City named among top 3 real estate markets in Asia-Pacific region

HCM City named among top 3 real estate markets in Asia-Pacific region

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City has been named in the third position among locations that feature the best real estate investment environment in the Asia-Pacific region, just behind Singapore and Japan’s Tokyo, according to a social survey report released on November 12.

HSBC confirms Vietnam’s positive outlook

HSBC confirms Vietnam’s positive outlook

Buoyed by a strong economy and excited by their international prospects, Vietnamese businesses are anticipating a bright future, according to the latest “HSBC Navigator: Now, Next and How” report.

Domain name “.vn” tops ASEAN in usage

Domain name ".vn" tops ASEAN in usage

About 486,000 internet addresses had been registered with Vietnam’s top-level domain (TLD) “.vn” as of September 30, which tops all other ASEAN domains and is among Asia-Pacific’s top ten in terms of usage.

Developers awaiting latest FiT amid sparked solar rush

Developers awaiting latest FiT amid sparked solar rush

Despite bankability concerns in power purchase agreements, investing in solar power is a new boom in Vietnam as developers, original equipment manufacturers, and contractors rush into the market thanks to the current feed-in tariff.

Vietnam prepares plan for Asia-Pacific peacekeeping conference

Vietnam prepares plan for Asia-Pacific peacekeeping conference

The Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations on September 23 organised a conference to an outline initial plan for the general meeting and workshop of the Association of Asia-Pacific Peace Operations Training Centres (AAPTC) to be held in Vietnam in 2020.

Asia-Pacific countries push ahead with RCEP negotiations

Asia-Pacific countries push ahead with RCEP negotiations

Officials of 16 Asia-Pacific countries have voiced their commitment to accelerating negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement with the hope of finalising it by November, according to a Thai official.