Digital transformation in banking and finance system

The State Bank of Vietnam and German Cooperation Development Agency GIZ co-organise an International Symposium on “Digital transformation in banking and finance system towards financial inclusion and sustainable development” on October 25th 2019 in Hanoi.

Popularizing country and people in ASEAN community

An exhibition of photos, reportage and documentary films on the country, people, environment, climate changes and ethnic groups in the ASEAN community is taking place at Khanh Hoa provincial Conference Center from October 25th - 28th.

Vietnam’s first batch of milk exported to China

A ceremony was held in Hanoi on October 22nd to announce the export of Vietnam’s first batch of dairy products to China under a protocol signed between the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the General Administration of Customs of China on April 26th, 2019.

Vietnam attracts over 29 billion USD in FDI in ten months

Vietnam attracted 29.11 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first ten months of 2019, up 4.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Seminar highlights image of Uncle Ho’s soldiers

A seminar discussing the virtues of Uncle Ho’s soldiers was co-held on the morning of October 9 in Hanoi by the People’s Army Newspaper, in collaboration with the Department of Mass Mobilization and the Military Broadcasting Center under the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Arm ...

No end point in building new-style countryside

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted that there is no such thing as the end for the building new-style rural areas programme while addressing a national conference held in the northern province of Nam Dinh on October 19.

Phu Tho provincial defensive area exercise 2019 launched

The provincial-level defensive area exercise was kicked off on October 14 in Phu Tho province.

Vietnam up 10 places in Global Competitiveness Index

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked Vietnam as the 67th most competitive economy in its latest report released on October 9th.

Defense leaders visit military units

A delegation from the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army, led by its Deputy Director, Lieutenant General Do Can, visited the Naval Region 1 Command on October 8.

Troubled trawler rescued at sea

Ship 624 of the Naval Squadron 129 of Saigon Newport Corporation on October 6 safely rescued a troubled trawler with 12 fishermen on board.