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Anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army marked in Australia

Anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army marked in Australia

The Vietnamese Embassy and the Defence Attaché Office in Australia organised a ceremony in Canberra on December 13 to mark the 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and the 30thAll-People’s Defence Festival (Dec. 22).

Australia supports Vietnam in human resources development

Australia supports Vietnam in human resources development

The Australian Government has granted 50 scholarships to Vietnamese students who are going to attend masters’ programmes at Australia’s world-class educational institutions in 2020, announced the Australian Embassy in Vietnam.

Vietnam treasures strategic partnership with Australia

Vietnam treasures strategic partnership with Australia

VOV.VN - Vietnam greatly values strategic partnership with Australia and considers it a priority in its foreign policy, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung during a meeting with Australian Ambassador to Vietnam Robyn Mudie in Hanoi on November 2.

HCM City hopes to intensify cooperation with Australia: official

HCM City hopes to intensify cooperation with Australia: official

Permanent Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem hosted a reception in the city for a delegation from the Australian Political Exchange Council led by Chief of the Office of the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training of Australia’s Queensland state Laura Fraser Hardy on November 20.

Long journey of Vietnamese fruits to Australia

Long journey of Vietnamese fruits to Australia

Longan has become the fourth kind of Vietnamese fruit to be exported to Australia after litchi, mango and dragon fruit. However, experts say there is still a lot of work needed for Vietnam to secure a firm foothold in the market.

Vietnam’s leather, footwear lauded at int’l fair in Australia

Vietnam’s leather, footwear lauded at int’l fair in Australia

Vietnam’s leather, footwear and handbags were lauded to be comparable to those made in China, Pakistan, India, Singapore, Indonesia and South Africa during an international fair held in Melbourne city, Victoria state of Australia from November 12 – 14.

HCM City, New South Wales hope to boost cooperation

HCM City, New South Wales hope to boost cooperation

Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong on November 8 received John Barilaro, Deputy Premier of Australia’s New South Wales state, now on a working visit to Vietnam.

Export price of rice suffers dramatic decrease

Export price of rice suffers dramatic decrease

VOV.VN - The average export price of rice during the first nine months of the year suffered a sharp decline of 13.4 per cent to US$435.6 per tonne, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority.

RCEP signing postponed to 2020

RCEP signing postponed to 2020

Leaders of 16 Asia-Pacific countries, including Japan, China, and India, on November 4 issued a joint statement on the postponing of the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to 2020 instead of 2019 as scheduled.

ASEAN leaders expect breakthrough in RCEP negotiations

ASEAN leaders expect breakthrough in RCEP negotiations

Leaders of the Southeast Asian countries met for a second day on November 3 within the framework of the 35th ASEAN Summit and related summits in Thailand, hoping for a breakthrough in the negotiations of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).

Vietnamese durian trademark promoted in Australia

Vietnamese durian trademark promoted in Australia

A royal antique car decorated with durian fruit and a banner that read “Vietnamese Durian” travelled around the centre of Sydney on October 29 as part of a campaign to promote the fruit in Australia.