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Vietnam urges Houthi rebels to cooperate with UN in oil tanker issue

Vietnam urges Houthi rebels to cooperate with UN in oil tanker issue

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Permanent Mission to the United Nations (UN), has called on relevant parties, especially Houthi rebels, to create favourable conditions for UN experts to address the issue related to an oil tanker off Yemen waters to avert an environmental catastrophe.

Vietnam voices concerns over terror attacks in African region

Vietnam voices concerns over terror attacks in African region

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the UN, voiced concerns over recent terror attacks which have caused a large number of fatalities in the Sahel while addressing a UN Security Council session on the African region’s situation on June 5.

Cuba hailed Vietnam’s coronavirus pandemic containment efforts

Cuba hailed Vietnam’s coronavirus pandemic containment efforts

VOV.VN - Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla stated his appreciation for Vietnam’s efforts in containing the COVID-19pandemic and maintaining economic growth during the May 8 phone talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Vietnam underscores priority support for countries affected by COVID-19

Vietnam underscores priority support for countries affected by COVID-19

VOV.VN - Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, has called on governments, the UN, and international organisations such as the World Health Organization to step up co-ordination efforts to provide priority support for countries which have been negatively affected by COVID-19.

Government examines ways to revive production

Government examines ways to revive production

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired an online national conference with localities on April 10 to discuss measures to cope with the (COVID-19) epidemic, with a major focus on removing difficulties in production and business, accelerating disbursement of over US$30 billion of public investment, ensuring social security, and maintaining law and order.

PM praises UN agencies’ contributions to Vietnam’s development

PM praises UN agencies’ contributions to Vietnam’s development

Vietnam highly evaluated efforts and contributions made by UN organisations and UN Resident Coordinator Kamal Malhotra in providing policy consultancy and technical assistance for the country’s recent development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.

Vietnam attends UN social development commission session

Vietnam attends UN social development commission session

Dinh Nho Hung, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Vietnam Mission to the United Nations, has affirmed the importance of social protection in dealing with homelessness while attending a UN Commission for Social Development session.

UN heavy engineering equipment operation course launched for instructors

UN heavy engineering equipment operation course launched for instructors

The Defence Ministry’s Department of Peacekeeping Operations (VDPO) launched a training course on the operation of heavy engineering equipment for instructors in Hanoi on February 10 within the framework of the United Nations Triangular Partnership Project (TPP) 2020 in Vietnam.

Vietnam a $45 billion opportunity for sustainable private investment

Vietnam a $45 billion opportunity for sustainable private investment

Opportunity 2030: the Standard Chartered SDG Investment Map revealed a $9.668 trillion opportunity for private sector investors across all emerging markets to help achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with Vietnam representing $45.8 billion of this.

Vietnamese medics in South Sudan

Vietnamese medics in South Sudan

VOV.VN - 63 medics at Vietnam’s level 2 field hospital have accomplished their UN peace keeping missions in Bentil, South Sudan.

Vietnam records remarkable achievements in human rights

Vietnam records remarkable achievements in human rights

Preventing conflicts, enhancing preventive diplomacy, settling conflicts via peaceful measures, intensifying multilateralism, consolidating sustainable development, coping with climate change and promoting human rights will be Vietnam’s priorities during its term as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for 2020-2021.

Party official works with Vietnamese delegation to UN

Party official works with Vietnamese delegation to UN

Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh on December 9 had a working session with the Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN) and representative agencies after attending the Vietnam Executive Leadership Programme (VELP 2019) at Harvard University in Boston.

Vietnam achieves significant progress in gender equality

Vietnam achieves significant progress in gender equality

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, UN Women, and the Australian Embassy in Hanoi on December 6 opened a workshop to review Vietnam’s 10 year implementation of the national strategy on gender equality and to plan its strategy for the next decade.