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Man imprisoned for trafficking rhino horns

Man imprisoned for trafficking rhino horns

The Hanoi People’s Court on June 1 sentenced Nguyen Van Pho to five years in prison for violating regulations on the protection of endangered, precious and rare animals.

Hanoi, HCM City listed among most popular travel destinations in Asia

Hanoi, HCM City listed among most popular travel destinations in Asia

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s two largest cities Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have been named among the most popular travel destinations throughout Asia, a list which has been compiled based on natural splendor, eye-catching architecture, rich culture, and culinary delights, as announced by website Reader's Digest of the United States.

RCEP expected to be signed in Vietnam this year

RCEP expected to be signed in Vietnam this year

VOV.VN - Countries involved in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) have begun a legal review aimed at signing the trade pact this year in Vietnam, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh at a press conference held in Nha Trang city on January 17 to unveil the outcomes of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting.

ASEAN Chairmanship: For a cohesive and responsive ASEAN

ASEAN Chairmanship: For a cohesive and responsive ASEAN

Advancing ASEAN’s contribution to maintaining regional peace, security and stability has been identified as one of five key priorities for Vietnam’s ASEAN Chairmanship 2020, wrote Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh in an article. Below is a translation of the article.

Ban on single-use plastic bags

Ban on single-use plastic bags

The Cabinet on November 12, 2019 approved the campaign for a ban on single-use plastic bags in supermarkets, convenience stores, and shopping malls, starting from January 1, 2020 onwards.

Thailand’s National Day marked in HCM City

Thailand’s National Day marked in HCM City

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) held a get-together in the city on December 6 to celebrate the 92nd National Day of Thailand (December 5).

Vietnam attends 10th AMMTC+3 Consultation in Bangkok

Vietnam attends 10th AMMTC+3 Consultation in Bangkok

Minister of Public Security General To Lam led the Vietnamese delegation to the 10th ASEAN Plus Three Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC+3) Consultation which took place in Bangkok, Thailand on November 28.

Vietnamese goods week opens in Thailand

Vietnamese goods week opens in Thailand

A week of Vietnamese goods kicked off in Bangkok, Thailand, on November 7 with the participation of 35 Vietnamese and Thai businesses operating in processing, garment-textile, household utensils and food.

East Sea on ASEAN agenda

East Sea on ASEAN agenda

VOV.VN - The 35th ASEAN Summit has concluded after a 3-day meeting in Bangkok. Discussions on the East Sea and progress toward the Code of Conduct of Parties in the East Sea drew lots of public attention.