Vietnam reaffirms support for peace deal implementation in Colombia

New York (VNA) – The UN Security Council held an in-person meeting on Colombia on July 14 during which Vietnam reaffirmed its support for the implementation of the peace deal in the South American nation. Carlos Ruiz Massieu, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Colombia and head of the UN Verification Mission in the country, commended […]

PV GAS ranked among Vietnam’s 50 best performing listed companies

Hanoi (VNA) – The PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), has been named among the top 50 best performing listed companies in Vietnam in 2019 (Top 50) by the “Nhip Cau Dau Tu” (Investment Bridge) magazine and the Thien Viet Securities JSC. The rankings were developed […]

Vietnam steps up cooperation with Algeria in information archiving

Algiers (VNA) – Vietnamese Ambassador to Algeria Nguyen Thanh Vinh had a working session on July 14 with Abdelmajid Chikhi, advisor to the Algerian President and Director General of the National Archives Centre, to discuss how to intensify cooperation in archiving information between the two countries. At the meeting, Vinh appreciated collaboration between the Algerian […]

Vietnam struggles to have 5,000 science and tech firms this year

The system of mechanisms, policies and regulations on development of science and technology, and creative innovation is synchronised to ensure efficiency in supporting the development of science and technology enterprises and using results of State-invested research on science and technology.

Vietnam climbs two spots in e-governance ranking

The EGDI presents the state of e-government development of countries. Along with an assessment of local website development patterns, it incorporates access characteristics like infrastructure and educational levels to reflect how a country is using information technologies to promote access and inclusion for its citizens.

Vietnam asks to be excluded from Philippines’ investigations on steel

The agency would continue to cooperate with the Vietnamese Embassy in the Philippines, Vietnamese Trade Office in the Philippines, the Viet Nam Steel Association and producers to keep a close watch on the investigations to protect the legitimate rights of Vietnamese producers and exporters.

Spate of alarming antique robberies in Hà Nội

“The above-mentioned figures show that burglaries at relic sites have occurred more and more,” said Nguyễn Doãn Văn, head of Hà Nội’’s Relic Site and Landscape Management Board. “The incidents happened during the social distancing period. Many valuable antiques were lost, which may never be found again.”

Hanoi strengthens hand, foot and mouth disease and diphtheria prevention

Hanoi CDC has been requested to supervise agencies in carrying out preventive measures against diseases and work with educational establishments to ensure hygiene practices at schools. The centre is also assigned to provide preventive medicine and other equipment needed for prevention work.