Southern key economic zone told to make development headway

Southern key economic zone told to make development headway

VOV.VN - The southern economic zone must introduce solutions to fully exploit its potential and promote fresh growth in order to offset the negative effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and achieve sustainable development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Canada hails Vietnam’s success in coronavirus fight

Canada hails Vietnam’s success in coronavirus fight

VOV.VN - Canadian Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne congratulated Vietnam on its successes in containing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) during his May 14 phone talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Vietnam receives praise for effective and responsible epidemic prevention

Vietnam receives praise for effective and responsible epidemic prevention

VOV.VN - Azerbaijani Ambassador to Vietnam Anar Imanov has expressed his positive impression of the country tackling the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic, as well as Vietnamese support offered to other nations, in a recent interview granted to VOV on the occasion of Azerbaijan organising an online meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) on COVID-19 response.

UNSC lauds Lebanon for overcoming difficulties

UNSC lauds Lebanon for overcoming difficulties

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the United Nations, has expressed support for the Lebanese government’s comprehensive measures to meet people’s aspirations.

Friendship Association opposes unilateral actions that cause East Sea tensions

Friendship Association opposes unilateral actions that cause East Sea tensions

VOV.VN - The Belgium-Vietnam Friendship Association has proclaimed their support for the Vietnamese people and has called on members of the international community ramp up pressure to stop unilateral actions which cause tension in the East Sea, whilst moving to quickly find solutions aimed at settling disputes in line with international law.

Mekong Capital CEO: Vietnam to emerge as a world leader

Mekong Capital CEO: Vietnam to emerge as a world leader

In his recent story, Mekong Capital CEO Chris Freund looks at Vietnam’s history spanning thousands of years and concludes it is time to reconsider what it means to be a “superpower” country in the world, and that Vietnam can be a new kind of superpower...

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc pays tribute to former Lao leader

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc pays tribute to former Lao leader

VOV.VN - A high-raking Vietnamese Party and State delegation led by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 13 paid a floral tribute to General Sisavat Keobounphanh, former Lao Prime Minister, who recently passed away in Vientiane.

Vietnam opposes use of chemical weapons

Vietnam opposes use of chemical weapons

Vietnam opposes all use of chemical weapons, said Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations (UN).

ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting promotes Vietnamese initiatives

ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting promotes Vietnamese initiatives

VOV.VN - The ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting Working Group Video Conference got underway in Hanoi on May 12 in an attempt to promote some of the nation’s various initiatives during the ASEAN Chair Year and in preparation for the ASEAN Senior Defence Officials Video Conference, which is set to be held on May 15.

Lawmakers to examine EVFTA ratification on May 20

Lawmakers to examine EVFTA ratification on May 20

VOV.VN - Vietnamese lawmakers are scheduled to consider the ratification of the European Union – Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) on May 20, the first day of the upcoming session of the current National Assembly.

World peace from anti-fascist war perspective

World peace from anti-fascist war perspective

VOV.VN - On May 9, 1945, several days after the Italian fascists were defeated by the Allies, Germany’s fascists also surrendered. That event marked the complete collapse of fascism in Europe and led to the surrender of the Japanese fascists on September 2, ending World War II.

Vietnamese leaders congratulate Russian counterparts on Victory Day

Vietnamese leaders congratulate Russian counterparts on Victory Day

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has sent a letter of congratulations to Russian President Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Victory Day over Fascism in the Great Patriotic War (May 9, 1945 - May 9, 2020).