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Hanoi sets sights on welcoming 11 million domestic visitors

Hanoi sets sights on welcoming 11 million domestic visitors

VOV.VN - The tourism sector of Hanoi is aiming to receive between 10 million and 11 million domestic tourists ahead in the second half of the year, with a particular focus placed on solutions to restore tourism activities following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Europe and Vietnam draw ties together at time of dire need

Europe and Vietnam draw ties together at time of dire need

The overwhelming positive vote of the Vietnamese National Assembly on the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) confirms the strong Vietnamese commitment to the agreements and represents the completion of a journey started 10 years ago.

Vietnam sees no locally-transmitted cases, 23 in treatment

Vietnam sees no locally-transmitted cases, 23 in treatment

VOV.VN - The country has been through 65 days in a row without any single COVID-19 case in the community and the national infection tally rose to 349 after a further seven cases returning from Europe were recorded on June 19, according to the Ministry of Health.

VOV contributes to national success in COVID-19 fight

VOV contributes to national success in COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - As one of the country’s leading media agencies in terms of broadcasting key information during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) has made a successful contribution to a crucial victory in the fight.

HCM City seizes over nine kilos of drugs from Europe

HCM City seizes over nine kilos of drugs from Europe

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Customs teamed up with various competent forces to examine four packages sent from Europe to Vietnam on June 16 and confiscated over nine kilograms of ecstasy pills worth VND20 billion, concealed in packs of chewing gum and fabric bags.

EVFTA, EVIPA serve as important steps in international integration strategy

EVFTA, EVIPA serve as important steps in international integration strategy

VOV.VN - The early implementation of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) will ultimately contribute to creating long-term stable frameworks that will benefit the prospects of the comprehensive Vietnam-EU co-operation partnership.

Pathway for local businesses to benefit from EU trade deals

Pathway for local businesses to benefit from EU trade deals

VOV.VN - With both the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the European Union-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) being adopted by the Vietnam National Assembly, many local firms have pinned their hopes on capitalising on the opportunity to expand into a new export market and develop production.

Medical supplies for Vietnamese in Europe to cope with COVID-19

Medical supplies for Vietnamese in Europe to cope with COVID-19

The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a ceremony in Hanoi on May 8 to receive medical supplies from the Flamingo Holding Group to assist overseas Vietnamese in Russia, the UK, and France fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hanoi FC midfielder refuses Thai League offers for Europe goal

Hanoi FC midfielder refuses Thai League offers for Europe goal

VOV.VN - Thai newspaper Siam Sports has published an article which lavishes praise on Vietnamese midfielder Pham Duc Huy, stating that the Hanoi FC player has rejected the chance to join Chonburi FC in the Thai League 1 in favour of a move to Europe instead.

Garment and textile firms ready to export face masks to US, Europe

Garment and textile firms ready to export face masks to US, Europe

VOV.VN - The export of face masks can be considered as a ‘last-gasp’ for local garment and textile firms to compensate for the loss in revenue from export orders that have either been delayed or canceled by foreign partners as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Keeping businesses running should be top priority moving forward

Keeping businesses running should be top priority moving forward

VOV.VN - Providing credit support packages to help key industrial enterprises maintain their operations amid the COVID-19 epidemic and overcome this challenging period should be considered the most pressing matter moving forward, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

ILO Vietnam willing to help Vietnamese gov’t, employers, workers

ILO Vietnam willing to help Vietnamese gov’t, employers, workers

Country Director of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Vietnam Chang-Hee Lee has said that ILO Vietnam was ready to help the Vietnamese Government, employers and employees to find suitable jobs as the coronavirus takes its toll on labour markets and the economy.

Foreign media outlets praise Vietnam's successful efforts to curb COVID-19

Foreign media outlets praise Vietnam's successful efforts to curb COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam's efforts to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) through effective control policies have been noted in foreign media outlets for this success with both the Al-Arabiya Arabic website based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Moroccan website Hespress recently publishing articles applauding the country for its success.

Fruit, vegetable exports hit US$831 million in first quarter

Fruit, vegetable exports hit US$831 million in first quarter

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports during the first quarter of the year dropped by 11.5% to US$831 million in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

COVID-19: More places required to accommodate quarantined people

COVID-19: More places required to accommodate quarantined people

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has requested relevant ministries and localities to arrange more places as quarantine areas, and coordinate with the Defence Ministry to receive quarantined people in case the army’s areas are overcrowded.