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Joint statement shows ASEAN’s responsiveness to non-traditional security challenges
A joint statement on defence cooperation against disease outbreaks issued at the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat (ADMM Retreat) demonstrated the members’ responsiveness to non-traditional security challenges, especially amid the spread of COVID-19 that no country can singlehandedly deal with.
Southern hub makes effort to fulfill socio-economic development targets
10:55 04/10/2019
Ho Chi Minh city is making all efforts to fulfill the socio-economic development targets in 2019.
Vietnam’s insurance sector catches foreign attention
10:42 01/10/2019
The Vietnamese insurance market is heating up with many high-value bancassurance deals and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) unveiled recently.
Developing Asia needs concessional resources for sustainable development
20:04 30/09/2019
(CPV) - ADB should continue to deliver concessional assistance—comprised of very low interest loans and grants—to countries in need in the Asia and Pacific region to enhance their chances of achieving their targets under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), recommends ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department (IED).
Nepal's economy to remain strong in fiscal year 2020
23:10 28/09/2019
(CPV) - Nepal’s economic growth will remain strong at 6.3% in fiscal year (FY) 2020, according to the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Nepal Macroeconomic Update released on September 27th 2019.
HCM City seeks to become logistics hub
11:20 22/09/2019
​Ho Chi Minh City is working on a logistics development strategy that would make the city a major logistics hub and reduce logistic costs to 16 percent of Vietnam's GDP in 2025.
Diplomats, firms discuss trade among Vietnam, Africa, Middle East
11:49 10/09/2019
Economic ties between African and Middle Eastern countries and Southeast Asia in general, Vietnam in particular is still constrained, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh at the two-day conference "Meet Ambassadors from the Middle East and Africa 2019" held by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from September 9th to 10th in Hanoi.
Bai choi singing promoted
09:31 10/09/2019
The art of Bai choi singing in central Vietnam was recognized by UNESCO as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity two years ago.
Rapid growth foreseen for security equipment market
11:08 06/09/2019
The development of residential urban areas, malls, industrial smart factories, hotels, and banks has increased the demand for security equipment and technology, according to experts.
UNCLOS 1982 - overarching framework for establishing legal order for seas and oceans, promoting development cooperation at sea
17:00 10/08/2019
The year 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea 1982 (UNCLOS 1982) and also the 25th year since Vietnam ratified the convention.