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Govt issues decree on ODA management and use

Govt issues decree on ODA management and use

The government has recently issued Decree No.56/2020/ND-CP on management and use of official development assistance (ODA) and concessional loans granted by foreign sponsors to Vietnam.

Female scientists’ role in sustainable growth highlighted

Female scientists’ role in sustainable growth highlighted

The International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists - Asia and Pacific Nation Network (INWES-APNN) opened its eighth annual meeting in Hanoi on October 18, drawing over 200 female scientists from Asia-Pacific and representatives from the UN, international organisations and some ministries and agencies of Vietnam.

International organisations help Vietnam in tobacco prevention

International organisations help Vietnam in tobacco prevention

Vietnam’s Health Ministry and the Fund for the Prevention of Tobacco Harms on June 26 held a meeting of the tobacco control working group, gathering representatives from key tobacco control organisations in Vietnam and its development partners.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets world leaders in Canada

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets world leaders in Canada

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has met with leaders of many countries and international organisations as part of his participation in the G7 Leaders' Summit Outreach and visit to Canada.

Vietnam objects to UN human rights experts’ press release

Vietnam objects to UN human rights experts’ press release

Vietnam strongly opposes a press release on 20 March by several UN human rights experts, said Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam's Permanent Mission to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations in Geneva.

Vietnam calls for stronger cooperation to solve migration crises

Vietnam calls for stronger cooperation to solve migration crises

Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has emphasised that to solve migration crises, it is necessary to enhance cooperation at global level with the active participation of countries and international organisations.

President Tran Dai Quang hosts IPU leaders

President Tran Dai Quang hosts IPU leaders

President Tran Dai Quang has affirmed that Vietnam’s achievements in 2017 cannot be separated from effective cooperation and support from countries and international organisations, including the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and regional inter-parliamentary organisations.

Great efforts to deal with UXOs pay off

Great efforts to deal with UXOs pay off

Quang Nam residents have long lived under the threat of post-war bombs and landmines, with UXOs claiming many lives and injuring local residents.

PM Phuc arrives in Switzerland for WEF Meeting

PM Phuc arrives in Switzerland for WEF Meeting

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-level Vietnamese delegation arrived in Switzerland late on January 17 to participate in the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2017 from January 17-21.

Son Doong Cave internationally recognised

Son Doong Cave internationally recognised

Son Doong Cave in the central province of Quang Binh has been recognised as the largest of its kind in the world by three international organisations, including Guinness ( based in the UK), the Association World Record (based in Hong Kong) and WorldKings (based in the US and India).

Diplomats join programme introducing Vietnam

Diplomats join programme introducing Vietnam

(VOV) - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) held an annual programme introducing Vietnam on May 19, attended by nearly 60 diplomats, ambassadors and chief representatives from international organisations in Vietnam.