VOV.VN - Both Vietnam and the EU will launch a broad range of practical activities to effectively implement the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) from August, with a forum on trade and industry co-operation with EU partners to be held by the Ministry of Industry and the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam on July 31 in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Olympic Games, one of the most-anticipated sporting events on the planet, was originally scheduled to start later this month in Tokyo but was postponed to July 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The coronavirus pandemic has caused 7.8 million workers to lose their jobs or have working hours reduced.
VOV.VN - The country does not accept the trend of legalising drug use, a Vietnamese representative said during the third Meeting of the AIPA Advisory Council on Dangerous Drugs which was held online on June 29 as it makes strategic and consistent efforts to build a drug–free ASEAN community.
VOV.VN - No new COVID-19 infections were detected in Vietnam on June 19, marking the 64th straight day without community transmission, while the total number of infections climbed to 342 after seven more cases returning from Kuwait were confirmed one day earlier, according to the Ministry of Health.
VOV.VN - Vietnam desires to draw high-quality capital flows from Japan to give a boost to its economy especially following the recent approval of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) by the Vietnamese National Assembly.
VOV.VN - Vietnam hailed the progress made by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC)’s International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (IRMCT), following a statement made by a Vietnamese official during a periodical meeting of the council held on June 8 to review the mechanism.
The coronavirus pandemic has changed consumer shopping behaviour, prompting retailers to embrace online commerce to keep up with new trends.
VOV.VN - Azerbaijani Ambassador to Vietnam Anar Imanov has expressed his positive impression of the country tackling the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic, as well as Vietnamese support offered to other nations, in a recent interview granted to VOV on the occasion of Azerbaijan organising an online meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) on COVID-19 response.
France has reportedly set up an airbridge to transport hundreds of millions of antibacterial cloth face masks made in Vietnam to this European nation by the end of May to assist with the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and relevant ministries and agencies have agreed to propose the Prime Minister abolish a quota mechanism for rice exports as from May 1.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Government has handed over 500 “Made-in-Vietnam” COVID-19 test kits to Indonesia to help the country early detect the virus and contain the coronavirus pandemic.