• News and Events  

Online contest on the Communist Party of Vietnam launched for teenagers
14/11/2019
The Secretariat of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee has launched an online contest on the Communist Party of Vietnam for teenagers.
Rodong Sinmun highlights DPRK-Vietnam relations
16:33 14/11/2019
Rodong Sinmun, the official organ of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), underlined strong and friendly relations with Vietnam in an article published on November 13th, saying the DPRK cherishes the bilateral relationship based on decades of cooperation to fight imperialists.
Soc Trang’s rice variety recognised as best in world
11:14 14/11/2019
The Soc Trang-based ST24 rice variety was honoured as having the best flavour in the world, as it received the World’s Best Rice 2019 award at the 11th Annual World’s Best Rice Contest in the Philippines on November 12th.
Hanoi seeks to strengthen ties with Israeli, British partners
11:00 14/11/2019
A delegation of the Hanoi People’s Committee led by its Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung paid working visits to Israel and the UK from November 4th-13th to seek ways to enhance cooperation between the Vietnamese capital and the two countries’ cities, partners and businesses.
Expo Vietnam-Russia 2019 attracts 500 enterprises
10:59 14/11/2019
As many as 500 Vietnamese and Russian enterprises have registered to attend the Expo Vietnam – Russia 2019, which will take place at the National Exhibition Construction Centre in Hanoi from November 14th-16th.
Kazakhstan’s lower house leader starts official visit to Vietnam
10:57 14/11/2019
Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin began an official visit to Vietnam on November 13th.
Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific add nearly 230,000 seats for Tet holiday
08:54 14/11/2019
Vietnam national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and budget carrier Jetstar Pacific will supply nearly 230,000 extra seats from January 9th to February 8th, 2020 to serve increasing travel demands during peak season of Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Awarding winners of contest studying and following Uncle Ho’s teachings
08:51 14/11/2019
After running more than 5 months, the contest attracted nearly 500,000 union members, youth and students; including 400,000 high school students.
30th anniversary of the convention on the rights of the child
15:33 13/11/2019
(CPV) - Thirty years ago, in 1989, world leaders made a historic commitment to the world’s children by adopting the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) – an international treaty on childhood. Adopted by 196 nations, the Convention is the most widely ratified human rights treaty in history.
Technology could make aging a 'Silver Dividend' for Asia's economies
14:34 13/11/2019
(CPV) - Aging populations could be a boon to economies in the Asia and Pacific region if governments adopt technology policies that improve elderly people’s health, extend skills and working lives, and facilitate job matching, according to a new report from ADB.