In the first 9 months of 2014, Haiphong Economic Zone Authority granted investment certificates to 21 projects in industrial parks and Dinh Vu – Cat Hai Economic Zone with a total investment of nearly USD 483 million; 07 domestic investment projects… [Read more]
(VOVworld) – Ben Tre leads the Mekong River Delta in new rural development, thanks to the local government’s success in mobilizing people and creating consensus in implementing the national rural development program. VOV’s Nhat Cuong reports….
Ben Tre province now has all 24 of its communes… [Read more]
Mexico ‘s government has ordered the arrest of the mayor of the southern town of Iguala, where six people died and 43 students disappeared after clashing with local police last month.
The students were… [Read more]
Viet Nam, US to expand defence collaboration
Viet Nam and the United States yesterday ( Oct 22 ) agreed on the need to expand bilateral defence collaboration to new areas including human resources training , UN peacekeeping missions, co-operation in army medicine as well as… [Read more]
New Zealand’s main gauges of inflation, the consumers price index (CPI) rose by 0.3 percent in the third consecutive quarter ending September, which brought the annual CPI increase to 1 percent, the government statistics agency announced Thursday.
With the annual CPI rate at the bottom end of the Reserve Bank… [Read more]
The Hanoitimes – With a perfect combination of mountains, forests, and peaceful lakes, Thung Nai in the northern province of Hoa Binh has become the epitome of poetic landscapes, attracting tourists from all corners of the world.
When visitors arrive in Thung Nai in Cao Phong district,… [Read more]
Vietnam will need at least five years and more than US$250 million to clean up dioxin at a Vietnam War airbase near Ho Chi Minh City, but lacks both the technology and money required, an official said Tuesday.
Le Ke Son , director of a national project for… [Read more]
Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc speaks at the meeting in Hanoi on October 22 . (Credit: VNA)
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a meeting in Hanoi on October 22 in preparation for the… [Read more]
Hanoi-based Quoc Oai General Hospital yesterday suspended a nurse who failed to notify doctors about the condition of a 10-year-old girl who died on Tuesday while being treated there.
The patient died after being diagnosed with meningitis. Her family had suggested moving her to a higher-level hospital the previous… [Read more]
At the same time,… [Read more]
Rodrigo Riofrío Machuca, presents his Letter of Credence to Le Luong Minh , ASEAN GS , as Ambassador of the Republic of Ecuador to ASEAN . (Credit: asean.org)
NDO/VNA – General Secretary (GS) of the … [Read more]
Canada will not be intimidated by terrorism and will enhance its fight against terrorist organizations, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said on Wednesday.
Policemen blank off the street near the Canadian parliament building in Ottawa, Canada, on Oct. 22,… [Read more]
The Hai Duong Provincial Association for Victims of Agent Orange/ Dioxin (AVA) on October 22 morning held the 3rd Congress of its 2014 – 2019 tenure.
Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Rinh , Chairman… [Read more]
A Lao petroleum company will develop a project to build a pipeline system connecting the central provinces of Vietnam and Laos under a contract it signed Wednesday with the local government and a Slovakian energy firm.
The 290km pipe will bring oil products from… [Read more]
(VOV) – Vietnam is one of the top-five countries most affected by climate change, which will negatively impact production and the nation’s economy, particularly agricultural production .
The statement was made by Kenneth MacClune , Director of the Mekong- Building Resilience to Climate Change in Asian Cities (M-… [Read more]