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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.

Pharmedi Vietnam to be held online for first time

Pharmedi Vietnam to be held online for first time

The 2020 Pharmed & Healthcare Vietnam (Pharmedi Vietnam) is slated for September 16-19 in both offline and online platforms in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the organisers said on July 20.

Cargo handled at seaports maintains growth in seven months

Cargo handled at seaports maintains growth in seven months

Deputy Director General of the Vietnam Maritime Administration Hoang Hong Giang has said the total volume of cargo handled at Vietnamese seaports surpassed 397.5 million tonnes in the first seven months of this year, up 6 percent year on year.

Vietnam, RoK examine ways to remove hurdles amid COVID-19

Vietnam, RoK examine ways to remove hurdles amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - The Advisory Council for Administrative Procedure Reform of the Prime Minister and the Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy held a dialogue on July 17 alongside the Korean business community based in Vietnam for the purpose of finding solutions to solve difficulties facing them in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam reaffirms support for peace deal in Colombia

Vietnam reaffirms support for peace deal in Colombia

VOV.VN - The country moved to reaffirm its support for the implementation of the peace deal in Colombia during a meeting held on July 14 to discuss the South American nation led by the United Nations Security Council.

ASEAN forum on sub-regional development opens

ASEAN forum on sub-regional development opens

ASEAN should prioritise the enhancement of connectivity, sustainable and inclusive development, and the improvement of its role in sub-region cooperation, including Mekong collaboration, Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has said.

PV Gas picks up sustainable energy award

PV Gas picks up sustainable energy award

The PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), was among the top 50 Vietnamese firms receiving the 2019 sustainable energy award.

PM attends military logistics sector’s traditional day

PM attends military logistics sector’s traditional day

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested the military logistics sector to continue caring for both material and spiritual lives of soldiers nationwide while attending the sector’s 70th traditional day on July 11.

RCEP believed to be signed this year

RCEP believed to be signed this year

Chairman of the Indonesia Food and Beverage Industry Association (GAPMMI) Adhi Lukman has expressed his belief that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement will be signed this year, regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic.