Vinafood 2 signs US$1 billion rice export deal with the Philippines

Vinafood 2 signs US$1 billion rice export deal with the Philippines

NDO - The Vietnam Southern Food Corporation (Vinafood 2) has signed an exclusive deal with the Philippines’ AgriNurture, Inc. (ANI) to export two million tonnes of rice to the Philippines with a total value of nearly US$1 billion. (Sep 19, 2018 16:09:09)

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ASOSAI Governing Board meets in Hanoi

  Sep 18, 2018 21:46:35
NDO/VNA – The 52nd meeting of the Governing Board of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) took place in Hanoi on September 19 under the co-chair of ASOSAI Chairperson Madinah Binti Mohamad and Secretary General Choe Jeahyeong. 

Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue receives Bulgarian guest

  Sep 18, 2018 21:36:49
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on September 18 suggested the Government agencies of Vietnam and Bulgaria support the two countries’ enterprises in fostering their investment and trade cooperation in the time ahead. 

Chinese Chief Justice welcomed in Hanoi

  Sep 18, 2018 21:29:14
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh hosted a reception for visiting Chief Justice of the Chinese Supreme People’s Court Zhou Qiang in Hanoi on September 18. 

Vietnam invited to G7 ministerial meeting on climate change in Canada

  Sep 18, 2018 20:58:34
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is one of the nine countries invited by Canada to attend the G7 Ministerial Meeting on Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy. 

PM directs strengthened management over scrap imports

  Sep 18, 2018 10:34:06
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Instruction No.27 on intensifying the management over the import and use of scrap as material for production. 

NA Chairwoman welcomes Hungarian chief prosecutor

  Sep 17, 2018 21:41:45
NDO/VNA – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception on September 17 for Hungarian Chief Prosecutor Peter Polt who is on a visit to Vietnam to expand cooperation with the country’s Supreme People’s Procuracy. 

Vietnam qualified to export catfish to the US

  Sep 17, 2018 21:39:39
NDO/VNA – The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) under the US Department of Agriculture recently proposed that Vietnam would be eligible to export catfish and other fish products to the US market, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP). 

Phu Quoc among CNN’s top five destinations to visit this fall

  Sep 17, 2018 16:52:46
NDO/VNA – CNN has selected the top five up-and-coming Asia Pacific destinations to visit this fall, including Phu Quoc Island off Vietnam’s southern province of Kien Giang. 

Beautiful Cu Lao Cham islands

  Sep 17, 2018 11:57:55
NDO – Cu Lao Cham islands are under the administration of Tan Hiep commune, Hoi An city, Quang Nam province. Located about 15 km from Cua Dai Beach, the Cu Lao Cham islands (also known by other names such as Chiem Bat Lao, Tiem Bich La, or Pa-lau-cham) cover about 15 km2 with more than 2,900 people living separately from the mainland. With eight small islands stretching along the green bow, the Cu Lao Cham islands are one of many pristine sites be put into operation in recent years in Quang Nam. Everybody will be attracted by its beauty for the first time visit. It looks amazing with the green of forest and blue of the sea, a white ribbon of beach sand sparkling under the yellow sunshine, and the blue sky. 

Nhan Dan Newspaper delegation active at L'Humanité festival

  Sep 17, 2018 11:13:46
NDO - The Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper delegation led by Nhan Dan’s Deputy Editor-in-chief, Le Quoc Khanh, took part in the annual L'Humanité festival at La Courneuve Park in the suburbs of Paris from September 14 - 16. 

Hanoi calls for votes to become world’s leading city destination

  Sep 16, 2018 22:06:28
NDO/VNA – The Hanoi Department of Tourism has called on locals and tourists to vote for the city as the world’s leading city destination in 2018 as part of the World Travel Awards. 

Mu Cang Chai in harvesting season

  Sep 16, 2018 15:50:46
NDO – September is the season when the rice-terraced fields are turning yellow and are ready for harvest in the mountainous district of Mu Cang Chai, in the northern province of Yen Bai. The place has become a magnetic attraction enchanting any visitor who has ever been there during the season of grain. 

Localities take urgent measures to deal with super typhoon Mangkhut

  Sep 16, 2018 14:31:23
NDO - Super Typhoon Mangkhut, the strongest typhoon so far this year, is forecast to hit the mainland of China on the afternoon of September 16, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHF).  

China issues red alert for super typhoon Mangkhut

  Sep 16, 2018 08:14:16
China's national observatory on Saturday (September 15) issued a red alert for super typhoon Mangkhut, the highest level of warning.