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Tam Thanh community art village wins Asian prize
The Tam Thanh community art village in Tam Ky city of the central province of Quang Nam has been awarded the 2017 Asian Townscape Award.
Da Nang city prepares food safety test vehicles serving APEC
17:04 21/08/2017
Da Nang city has invested VND5 billion to buy two vehicles for testing food safety to serve the upcoming APEC Summit which is scheduled in November.
Over VND34 billion in support of northern district’s flood affected people
17:03 21/08/2017
In response to an appeal from the Yen Bai provincial Fatherland Front to support people in Mu Cang Chai district who were affected by flash floods in early August, as of August 15th, 392 delegations have assisted the people with goods worth over VND34 billion.
APEC officials continue to discuss on combating corruption and wildlife trafficking
16:21 21/08/2017
(CPV) - Eight APEC fora held meetings on August 20th 2017, including the Committee on Trade and Investment (CTI), Sub-Committee on Customs Procedures (SCCP), Sub-Committee on Standards and Conformance (SCSC), Life Sciences Innovation Forum (LSIF), Anti-Corruption and Transparency Experts’ Working Group (ACTWG), Electronic Commerce Steering Group (ECSG) – Data Privacy Subgroup (DPS), Experts Group
Hanoi, HCM city focus on stamping out dengue fever
10:31 19/08/2017
The capital city of Hanoi has been taking efforts to stamp out the dengue fever outbreak which has plagued the city in recent months, with nearly 15,400 cases reported in 12 districts so far this year.
Former Ocean Bank executives to be tried again on August 28th
10:24 19/08/2017
The first-instance hearing for Ha Van Tham, former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Ocean Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Ocean Bank), and his accomplices will be reopened on August 28th, according to the Hanoi People’s Court.
PM attends Vietnam-Thailand economic cooperation forum
10:22 19/08/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a forum to forge Vietnam-Thailand economic cooperation in Bangkok on August 18th.
Leaders extend sympathy to Spain over Barcelona terror attack
10:20 19/08/2017
State President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 18th sent their messages of condolences to Spanish King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, respectively, over the terror attack in Barcelona on August 17th that killed and injured dozens of people.
Vietnam to put first observatory into operation
10:12 19/08/2017
Vietnam’s first astronomical observatory will be put into operation in September in the central province of Khanh Hoa.
Third senior officials’ meeting and Related Meetings begin in Ho Chi Minh city
17:51 18/08/2017
(CPV) - Third Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 3), the largest SOM cluster of APEC 2017, consists of 75 meetings, workshops and dialogues from APEC fora, covering cooperation in diverse areas, including: trade and investment liberization; business facilitation, digital/internet economy; economic, financial and social inclusion; finance; quality growth; SMEs; anti-corruption,;health; emergency prepar