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Vietnam asks countries to respect and implement law on territorial waters
17/02/2019
Vietnam has called on countries to continue making active and practical contributions to the maintenance of peace and stability as well as respect and implement relevant international legal obligations on territorial waters and oceans, according to spokesperson of Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang.
Vietnamese ambassador presents credentials to Israeli President
11:07 16/02/2019
Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung presented his credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on February 14th.
Argentine President to visit Vietnam next week
11:07 16/02/2019
President of Argentina Mauricio Macri and his spouse will pay a State visit to Vietnam from February 19th to 21st.
Vietnam now qualified to establish flight services to US
11:07 16/02/2019
Vietnamese airlines are now able to fly to the US and codeshare with US carriers after the US Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) declared that the Southeast Asian country complies with international safety standards under the agency’s International Aviation Safety Assessment programme.
Exports bring home USD20 billion in January
11:02 16/02/2019
Export activities recorded encouraging figures in January, and more growth is on the way, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Cultural activities welcome festival on Quan ho folk singing
16:51 15/02/2019
Various activities such as Quan ho singing contest and spring press festival are taking place in the northern province of Bac Ninh as part of the “Returning to the land of Quan ho 2019” festival.
New-generation FTAs pin hopes on future agricultural growth
10:10 15/02/2019
Both the CPTPP and EVFTA trade pacts, expected to come into effect this year, are set to increase the access that Vietnamese farm produce enjoy in demanding overseas markets.
Hre ethnic traditional brocade weaving recognized as National Intangible Cultural Heritage
16:39 14/02/2019
The traditional brocade weaving of the Hre ethnic minority group in Ba Thanh commune, Ba To district, the central province of Quang Ngai, has been in the list of 17 national intangible cultural heritages.
Ukraine proposes opening Kiev - Ho Chi Minh city direct flight
15:26 14/02/2019
Ukraine Ambassador to Vietnam Olksiy Shovioplias proposed the opening of a direct flight linking Kiev and Ho Chi Minh city, during a meeting with Deputy Minister of Transport Nguyen Ngoc Dong on February 13th for discussing cooperative opportunities in transport.
Another Vietnamese officer assigned peacekeeping duty in South Sudan
10:06 14/02/2019
Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh on February 13th handed over the President’s decision to another officer to take on duty at the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.