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PM pledges further support to Samsung Vietnam

PM pledges further support to Samsung Vietnam

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Government will continue create favourable conditions for Korean businesses, including Samsung, to operate successfully in Vietnam, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Foreign markets to reopen door for Vietnamese workers

Foreign markets to reopen door for Vietnamese workers

Foreign markets such as Japan, Germany, and Taiwan (China) have moved to welcome Vietnamese workers yet again, according to the foreign labour management department at the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

Revenue of retail sales and services rises in July

Revenue of retail sales and services rises in July

Vietnam’s revenue of retail sales and services in July was estimated at VND431.9 trillion (US$18.6 billion), up 3.3% over the previous month and up 4.3% from the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam, US talk bilateral ties, issues of common concern

Vietnam, US talk bilateral ties, issues of common concern

VOV.VN - Vietnam-US relations on the occasion the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties, and regional and international issues of shared concern were touched upon by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo during their phone talks on August 6.

41st AIPA General Assembly to be held online

41st AIPA General Assembly to be held online

VOV.VN - The 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41) will be held virtually for the first time from September 8-10 at Hanoi’s International Conference Centre.

Vietnam presents medical supplies to African countries

Vietnam presents medical supplies to African countries

VOV.VN - Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung on July 30 handed over medical equipment worth US$250,000 as gifts from the Vietnamese government to a number of African countries to help them combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Supervision over COVID-19 pandemic to be tightened nationwide

Supervision over COVID-19 pandemic to be tightened nationwide

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on July 29 ordered tightening supervision over the pandemic in all localities nationwide, with special attention to be given to people who travelled through sites now under lockdown in central Da Nang city.

Vietnam, Argentina seek to augment economic and trade links

Vietnam, Argentina seek to augment economic and trade links

VOV.VN - Argentine MP Julia Perié organised at Southern Common Market Parliament in collaboration with the Vietnamese Embassy in Buenos Aires organized an online seminar on July 28 to discuss ways to promote friendship and bilateral economic and trading ties between the two nations.

Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July

Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July

Vietnam attracted US$3.15 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) and capital for share purchases in July, representing a rise of 79.8% against the same period last year and 76.2% against June, reported the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Deputy PM: Joining ASEAN marks strategic decision of Vietnam

Deputy PM: Joining ASEAN marks strategic decision of Vietnam

Vietnam’s becoming the seventh member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) marked a strategic decision and paved the way for the country’s regional and international integration, which has also been seen as a milestone in the grouping’s development.

ASOSAI Governing Board convenes for 55th meeting

ASOSAI Governing Board convenes for 55th meeting

VOV.VN - The Governing Board of the Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) held 55th meeting on an online format on July 27 under the chair of the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV), which assumes the ASOSAI chairmanship for 2018-2021.

Hanoi capital moves to reboot economy post COVID-19

Hanoi capital moves to reboot economy post COVID-19

VOV.VN - Hanoi is aiming to lead the country’s economic recovery efforts in the post-novel coronavirus (COVID-19) landscape, with the Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) at 1.3-fold higher than the country's GDP growth rate.