The 10th ASEAN Skills Competition will be held in Hanoi on October 19-29, according to the General Directorate of Vocational Training under the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) estimated that seafood exports would reach about 7 billion in 2014, 4.5 percent more than last year, reported the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Vietnam Economic News.
The 35th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-35) with the theme “Strengthening parliamentary cooperation within ASEAN Community” opened in Vientiane, Laos on September 16.
Celebratory wishes extended to Khmer people on Sene Dolta Festival
Celebratory wishes extended to Khmer people on Sene Dolta Festival
The Steering Committee for the Southwest Region and leaders of the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long visited a number of local pagodas on September 17 on the occasion of the Sene Dolta Festival, a Khmer holiday to honour ancestors.
Top swimmer to carry Vietnam's flag at Asiad
Top swimmer to carry Vietnam's flag at Asiad
Top Vietnamese male swimmer Hoang Quy Phuoc will carry Vietnam's national flag at the opening ceremony of the 17th Asian Games (Asiad) in Incheon, the Republic of Korea, on September 19.
Indonesian National Assembly ratifies ASEAN haze pact
Indonesian National Assembly ratifies ASEAN haze pact
The Indonesian National Assembly (NA) ratified the ASEAN Agreement on Trans-boundary Haze Pollution, which was signed by the country’s Government 12 years ago, on September 16.
Ministry of Public Security launches External Relations Agency
Ministry of Public Security launches External Relations Agency
The External Relations Agency under the Ministry of Public Security made its debut in Hanoi on September 17. The Agency combines Interpol Vietnam under the General Police Department for Crime Prevention and the International Cooperation Department.
Lam Kinh Festival marks Lam Son uprising
Lam Kinh Festival marks Lam Son uprising
(THO) - On September 15 (the 20th day of the eighth lunar month), in Thanh Hoa province, this year’s Lam Kinh festival was held in celebration of the 596th anniversary of the Lam Son uprising and the 581st death anniversary of national hero Le Loi, also known as Le Thai To, the first king of the Vietnamese Le Dynasty.
Vietnamese student awarded prize for academic excellence in Australia
Vietnamese student awarded prize for academic excellence in Australia
Ly Le Quan, a Vietnamese student at the University of Technology in Sydney, was honoured in a ceremony held on September 15 in New South Wales to highlight the academic achievements of international students in 2014.
Vietnam boosts ties with ASEAN community
Vietnam boosts ties with ASEAN community
Vietnam continues to deepen its solidarity and cooperation with ASEAN countries in the run up to the establishment of the ASEAN Community in late 2015, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung said on September 16.
Trang joins badminton's top 80 players in world
Trang joins badminton's top 80 players in world
Vietnamese badminton player Vu Thi Trang now ranks 75th in the world based on the Badminton World Federation's latest figures.
Ministry of Public Security launches External Relations Agency
Ministry of Public Security launches External Relations Agency
The External Relations Agency under the Ministry of Public Security made its debut in Hanoi on September 17. The Agency combines Interpol Vietnam under the General Police Department for Crime Prevention and the International Cooperation Department.
National conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-cultural community”
National conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-cultural community”
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Welfare organised a national conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC)” on September 17, in preparation of the establishment of the ASEAN Community (AC) in 2015.
Vietnam goes down 5-0 to DPRK
Vietnam goes down 5-0 to DPRK
An outclassed Vietnam women's football team went down five-nil to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in the Group ‘C' opener at the 17th Asian Games on September 16.
President Sang welcomes new ambassadors
President Sang welcomes new ambassadors
State President Truong Tan Sang met with the new ambassadors of the Republic of Sierra Leone, the Republic of Iceland, the Republic of Tunisia, the United Republic of Tanzania, the Republic of Guatemala, the Republic of Gruzia, and the Republic of Mali who presented their credentials in Hanoi on September 17.
Indonesian National Assembly ratifies ASEAN haze pact
Indonesian National Assembly ratifies ASEAN haze pact
The Indonesian National Assembly (NA) ratified the ASEAN Agreement on Trans-boundary Haze Pollution, which was signed by the country’s Government 12 years ago, on September 16.
Government’s corruption report under review
Government’s corruption report under review
The Government’s efforts in 2014 to prevent and combat corruption were recently reviewed by the National Assembly’s Judicial Committee.
Vietnam to host 10th ASEAN skills competition
Vietnam to host 10th ASEAN skills competition
The 10th ASEAN Skills Competition will be held in Hanoi on October 19-29, according to the General Directorate of Vocational Training under the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs.
Norway to provide more ODA for Vietnam
Norway to provide more ODA for Vietnam
Norway has pledged to continue to provide Vietnam with official development assistance, especially in the fields of climate change response, forest protection, natural disaster prevention and education-training.
Top swimmer to carry Vietnam's flag at Asiad
Top swimmer to carry Vietnam's flag at Asiad
Top Vietnamese male swimmer Hoang Quy Phuoc will carry Vietnam's national flag at the opening ceremony of the 17th Asian Games (Asiad) in Incheon, the Republic of Korea, on September 19.
Celebratory wishes extended to Khmer people on Sene Dolta Festival
Celebratory wishes extended to Khmer people on Sene Dolta Festival
The Steering Committee for the Southwest Region and leaders of the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long visited a number of local pagodas on September 17 on the occasion of the Sene Dolta Festival, a Khmer holiday to honour ancestors.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) estimated that seafood exports would reach about 7 billion in 2014, 4.5 percent more than last year, reported the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Vietnam Economic News.
The Prime Minister on September 15 approved Vietnam’s participation in the Global Container Control Programme (CCP) which is sponsored by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) through a non-refundable aid.
The 2014 Human Development Report was launched in Vietnam on September 11 by the UN Development Programme in collaboration with the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS).
About 21.6 million Vietnamese students started the new academic year, with official ceremonies held across the country on September 5.
State President Truong Tan Sang met with the new ambassadors of the Republic of Sierra Leone, the Republic of Iceland, the Republic of Tunisia, the United Republic of Tanzania, the Republic of Guatemala, the Republic of Gruzia, and the Republic of Mali who presented their credentials in Hanoi on ...
The 10th ASEAN Skills Competition will be held in Hanoi on October 19-29, according to the General Directorate of Vocational Training under the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs.
Norway has pledged to continue to provide Vietnam with official development assistance, especially in the fields of climate change response, forest protection, natural disaster prevention and education-training.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Welfare organised a national conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC)” on September 17, in preparation of the establishment of the ASEAN Community (AC) in 2015.
An outclassed Vietnam women's football team went down five-nil to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in the Group ‘C' opener at the 17th Asian Games on September 16.
The Steering Committee for the Southwest Region and leaders of the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long visited a number of local pagodas on September 17 on the occasion of the Sene Dolta Festival, a Khmer holiday to honour ancestors.
The Con Son – Kiep Bac Autumn Festival 2014 in Hai Duong province, one of the largest of its kind in northern Vietnam, attracted more than 80,000 tourists, according to the relic site’s management board.
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