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Vietnam, US businesses seek to weather COVID-19 storm

Vietnam, US businesses seek to weather COVID-19 storm

VOV.VN - Nearly 80 Vietnamese and US businesses attended a teleconference on July 15 to seek partnership and cooperation opportunities in the aftermath of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic globally.

Vietnam voices concerns over armed conflicts’ impact on children

Vietnam voices concerns over armed conflicts’ impact on children

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnam Mission to the United Nations, voiced concerns over children’s situation in armed conflicts and emphasised the need for the international community to take specific measures and actions to minimise conflicts’ impact on children.

Local artists set to participate in UN75 youth forum

Local artists set to participate in UN75 youth forum

VOV.VN - A host of Vietnamese singers and composers are gearing up to take part in the United Nations’ UN75 youth forum as it gets underway on May 24 to mark the 75th founding anniversary of the prestigious international organisation.

Top leader chairs national cadres conference

Top leader chairs national cadres conference

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong chaired the national cadres conference in Hanoi on April 23 to discuss the COVID-19 fight, measures for socio-economic stabilisation and developments, and others.

Requiem for victims of traffic accidents in Vietnam

Requiem for victims of traffic accidents in Vietnam

The National Traffic Safety Committee and the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on November 11 held an annual requiem for the victims who lost their life to traffic accidents in Vietnam this year.

Int’l law body hails Vietnam’s realities

Int’l law body hails Vietnam’s realities

Members of the International Law Commission (ILC) have hailed the realities in Vietnam and Southeast Asia at the first session of the just-concluded 71st general assembly at the United Nations office in Geneva, according to a diplomat.

Vietnam announces commitment to UN traffic accident reduction goal

Vietnam announces commitment to UN traffic accident reduction goal

Vietnam is honoured to be the first representative of Asia to announce the country’s commitment to implementing the United Nations (UN)’s traffic accident reduction goal, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said at the launching ceremony of the #3500LIVES campaign in Hanoi on March 19.

Government leader expects stronger partnership with Argentina

Government leader expects stronger partnership with Argentina

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed a desire to further strengthen the comprehensive Vietnam - Argentina partnership, especially in economics, trade and investment while receiving Argentine President Mauricio Macri in Hanoi on February 20.

Vietnam registers 268 standby army engineers at UN

Vietnam registers 268 standby army engineers at UN

Vietnam has registered some 268 strong standby army engineers to join the United Nations (UN)’s peacekeeping mission in South Sudan after the Defence Minister agreed in principle to dispatch an engineer troop in replacement of the UK’s in 2020.

UN vows to back Vietnam’s disaster prevention, control

UN vows to back Vietnam’s disaster prevention, control

The United Nations will continue standing side-by-side with Vietnam and providing assistance for its disaster prevention and control efforts, Akiko Fujii, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Country Director in Vietnam, has said.