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Son La province welcomes return of students from Laos

Son La province welcomes return of students from Laos

VOV.VN - As many as 342 overseas students from the provinces of Hua Phan, Xieng Khouang, and Xay So Bun in Laos have been granted permission to start procedures to enter the northern province of Son La as part of the provincial People's Committee's plan to welcome back Laotian students to universities and colleges throughout the locality.

British COVID-19 patient able to communicate well verbally

British COVID-19 patient able to communicate well verbally

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s most critical British patient (patient 91) on June 15 continued to display a remarkable recovery with signs of full consciousness, good verbal communication, and gradually recovered hand muscles as normal, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

Vietnam could achieve economic growth of 5.2% this year

Vietnam could achieve economic growth of 5.2% this year

VOV.VN - The national economy is likely to enjoy a stellar growth rate of 5.2% this year if all-out efforts are made to achieve the figure, said Hoang Van Cuong, a National Assembly (NA) deputy from Hanoi and Vice Rector of the National Economics University (NEU), during the 14th NA’s ninth session in Hanoi on June 15.

Vietnam could become leading global rice exporter this year

Vietnam could become leading global rice exporter this year

VOV.VN - It is likely that the nation will become the world’s main rice exporter this year, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh said on June 15 during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi.

Vietnam enjoys US$1 billion in trade surplus in May

Vietnam enjoys US$1 billion in trade surplus in May

VOV.VN - Vietnam produced trade surplus worth roughly US$1 billion in May, thus raising the country’s five-month surplus to over US$3.5 billion, the General Department of Customs reported.

Deputy PM: Vietnam effectively controls COVID-19 at low cost

Deputy PM: Vietnam effectively controls COVID-19 at low cost

VOV.VN - Thanks to careful preparations and early solutions put in place, Vietnam has brought the novel coronavirus epidemic under control at a low cost, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam told the National Assembly in Hanoi on June 13.

PM pledges favourable conditions for Chinese investors

PM pledges favourable conditions for Chinese investors

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese government will continue creating favourable conditions for foreign businesses, including those from China, to succeed in Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told Chinese businesses operating in Vietnam.

Vietnam likely to host AFF Cup 2020

Vietnam likely to host AFF Cup 2020

VOV.VN - Vietnam is ready to play host to the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup 2020 once the AFF changes the plan to organise the region’s largest football event, Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) Vice President Tran Quoc Tuan told the AFF’s online meeting on June 11.

Vietnam imports nearly 25 million tonnes of coal during five-month period

Vietnam imports nearly 25 million tonnes of coal during five-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 24.6 million tonnes of coal with a value of US$1,844 billion during the first five months of the year, representing an increase of 48% in terms of volume and 14.5% in value in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Major export industries at a disadvantage amid global economic landscape

Major export industries at a disadvantage amid global economic landscape

VOV.VN - Several of Vietnam's major export sectors such as garments and textiles, footwear, seafood, and fruit and vegetables have been significantly affected by the economic impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with each of these industries recording a double-digit decline over the opening five months of the year.

Zero COVID-19 patients in community with recoveries of 96.4%

Zero COVID-19 patients in community with recoveries of 96.4%

VOV.VN - Vietnam has been through 56 days without recording any single coronavirus case in the community, keeping the national infection tally at 332 while the total number of recoveries amounted to 320, the Ministry of Health said on June 11 morning.

Foreign specialists’ arrival under scrutiny to avoid virus transmission

Foreign specialists’ arrival under scrutiny to avoid virus transmission

VOV.VN - Vietnam will continue to tighten control over the arrival of foreign specialists to prevent the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from spreading among the community, the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control stated during a meeting in Hanoi on June 4.

How to capitalise on EVFTA opportunities amid COVID-19

How to capitalise on EVFTA opportunities amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - With the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) poised to come into force, many believe that it will present more diversified market opportunities for local businesses, therefore helping them to regain growth momentum following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Zero coronavirus patients in community with 298 recoveries

Zero coronavirus patients in community with 298 recoveries

VOV.VN - Vietnam has entered the 48th day without recording no single case of community-associated infection, while 298 patients were declared to have fully recovered from the novel coronavirus, said the Ministry of Health in its June 3 update.