Vietnam promotes rights of people with disabilities

Vietnam promotes rights of people with disabilities

NDO/VNA – Vietnam regards equality and non-discrimination as the fundamental principles of ensuring the rights of all people, including those with disabilities.  (Jun 14, 2018 12:33:50)


UN chief commends DPRK, US for pursuing diplomatic solution

  Jun 12, 2018 06:55:57
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on June 11 commended the leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States "for pursuing a diplomatic solution," hours before their summit in Singapore. 

Vietnamese PM to attend regional cooperation summits in Thailand

  Jun 11, 2018 17:44:02
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will attend the 8th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS) Summit and the 9th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam (CLMV) Summit in Bangkok, Thailand from June 15-16. 

President Tran Dai Quang calls for emulation movement to be fostered

  Jun 11, 2018 17:16:23
NDO - President Tran Dai Quang has called on the parties concerned to step up the emulation movement, considering it as a strong stimulus for Vietnam’s industrialisation, modernisation and international integration. 

Banks and fintech race

  Jun 11, 2018 11:53:10
NDO - The banking sector and commercial banks in particular should innovate to adapt to the forth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) and the wave of fintech companies if they wish to maintain the role as a trusted and comprehensive financial service provider. 

Yen Chau mango festival kicks off

  Jun 11, 2018 11:52:09
NDO – The second Yen Chau mango festival 2018 officially opened in Yen Chau district, Son La province on June 10, attracting a large number of visitors and local people. 

Vietnam, Canada sign cooperation memoranda

  Jun 10, 2018 15:42:59
NDO/VNA – Several memoranda of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in different fields were signed between Vietnam and Canada in the presence of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, at the two countries’ business roundtable meeting in Quebec, on June 8 (Canada time). 

Exemplary models in patriotic movements honoured in localities

  Jun 10, 2018 15:13:01
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City authorities held a ceremony on June 9 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh's call for patriotic emulation (1948 – 2018) and to honour the exemplary models of the city’s patriotic movements over the past four years. 

Promoting sustainable tourism development in central provinces

  Jun 09, 2018 11:50:58
NDO - The first international scientific workshop on sustainable tourism development in central provinces of Vietnam and ASEAN was organised on June 8-9 by the Institute of Social Science of the Central Region (ISSCR) under the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences.  

NA adopts law-building programme for 2019, adjustments for 2018 plan

  Jun 09, 2018 11:31:12
NDO/VNA – The 14th National Assembly (NA) on June 8 passed a resolution on the programme of building laws and ordinances in 2019 and adjustments to the programme for 2018 during the ongoing fifth session in Hanoi.  

Facilitating Bac Giang to consume farm produce

  Jun 08, 2018 17:44:06
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked the ministries and stakeholders concerned to actively join together with Bac Giang province to boost the consumption of the province's agricultural products, particularly fresh lychees. 

Fitch: Vietnam’s economy on positive growth momentum

  Jun 08, 2018 17:21:57
NDO – Vietnam’s economy is on a more positive growth momentum than last year, with a sharp increase in foreign investment, focusing mainly on export industries and electronics, as well as increased foreign exchange reserves and strictly controlled foreign debts.  

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest solar farm in Ninh Thuan province

  Jun 08, 2018 15:13:11
NDO - A ground-breaking ceremony was held on June 8 in the south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan to commence the construction of a solar farm invested in by CMX RE Sunseap Vietnam, a member of Singapore’s Sunseap Group.  

Hanoi suggests removal of northern Thang Long - Noi Bai toll station

  Jun 08, 2018 11:46:24
NDO - The Hanoi municipal People's Committee has continued to propose that the Ministry of Transport consider the elimination of the northern Thang Long - Noi Bai toll station. 

WB raises Vietnam's economic growth forecast to 6.8%

  Jun 08, 2018 11:38:08
NDO - The economic growth of Vietnam will reach 6.8% in 2018 according to the latest World Bank (WB) forecast, an increase of 0.3% over the previous forecast provided by the WB in April this year.