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State budget revenue reaches seven-year record low

State budget revenue reaches seven-year record low

VOV.VN - The total State budget revenue was estimated to be at VND668,700 billion, equaling 44.2% of the anticipated amount by the end of June, marking a 10.5% drop over the same period last year and the lowest levels since 2013, according to a report released by the Ministry of Finance.

Illegal Chinese fugitive put into quarantine in HCM City

Illegal Chinese fugitive put into quarantine in HCM City

VOV.VN -The Ho Chi Minh City Centre for Disease Control and Prevention on July 6 stated that it has placed a Chinese national into quarantine after this citizen was detected attempting to illegally enter the southern city.

Vietnam safe from COVID-19 over 81 straight days

Vietnam safe from COVID-19 over 81 straight days

VOV.VN - Vietnam has recorded no new coronavirus infections during the past 24 hours, staying clear of the novel coronavirus epidemic in the community for 81 days in a row, according to the Ministry of Health.

Kazakhstan Ambassador extols relations with Vietnam

Kazakhstan Ambassador extols relations with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Vietnam Yerlan Baizhanov, at a press conference in Hanoi on July 3, praised the long-standing relationship between Vietnam and Kazakhstan which has been deepened across a variety of fields.

Vietnamese woman donates haul of face masks to German people

Vietnamese woman donates haul of face masks to German people

VOV.VN -Do Thi Kim Lien, Chairwoman of Green Vietnam Fund, has presented a large supply of 300,000 face masks to German people in an effort to help them effectively respond to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Nation presents donation of face masks to the UK

Nation presents donation of face masks to the UK

VOV.VN -A haul of up to 135,000 face masks were presented to representatives from Wales and London on July 2 as a gift from Vietnam to help both the principality and the UK capital to effectively respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Large number of foreigners granted entry into HCM City

Large number of foreigners granted entry into HCM City

VOV.VN - Approximately 3,000 experts, senior personnel, investors, managers, and engineers have received permission to enter Ho Chi Minh City with the aim of assisting local enterprises in recovering production.

Aquatic exports down 10% in June

Aquatic exports down 10% in June

VOV.VN -Vietnamese aquatic exports raked in US$626 million in June, representing an annual decline of 10% with the drop largely caused by the negative impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnamese women in Germany present face masks to locals

Vietnamese women in Germany present face masks to locals

A group of female Vietnamese nationals living in the German city of Dresden has contributed to fighting the novel coronavirus pandemic there by sewing and buying face masks to be used by both local residents and medical workers.

Vietnamese Embassy presents face masks to Washington DC

Vietnamese Embassy presents face masks to Washington DC

VOV.VN -The Vietnamese Embassy in the United States presented a haul of 3,500 medical face masks produced by Vietnamese enterprises to Washington DC representatives on June 30 to aid in the city’ fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

GDP growth rate hits six-month record low of 1.81%

GDP growth rate hits six-month record low of 1.81%

VOV.VN - The opening six months of the year saw the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) rise by 1.81%, a figure that represents the lowest increase for a six-month period between 2011 and 2020, according to figures released by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Advertising exhibition gets underway in Hanoi

Advertising exhibition gets underway in Hanoi

VOV.VN - VietAd 2020, an annual international exhibition that showcases advertising technology, kicked off in Hanoi on June 26, seeing 300 businesses from 10 countries worldwide taking part.

Vietnam initiates plans to fend off second COVID-19 wave

Vietnam initiates plans to fend off second COVID-19 wave

VOV.VN - While Vietnam has successfully brought the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) under control, maintaining the initial success means that preventive measures must be intensified and imported cases must be closely controlled, according to leading health specialists.

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 seeks to draw additional FDI flows after COVID-19

HCM City seeks to draw additional FDI flows after COVID-19

VOV.VN - As the most dynamic part of the Vietnamese economy, questions linger over how prepared Ho Chi Minh City is to lure foreign direct investment (FDI) flows after being hit by the effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic over a long period of time.