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President calls for stronger hi-tech cooperation with Israel
Vietnam and Israel should promote cooperation in technology transfer and research & development, said President Tran Dai Quang at a reception for Chairman of the IMI Systems Ltd from Israel Yitzhak Aharonovitch in Hanoi on February 21st.
Working groups hold nine meetings on 4th day of SOM1
06:15 22/02/2017
Working groups and subcommittees convened nine meetings on February 21st as part of the 4th working day of the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM-1) and related meetings in Nha Trang city, the south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa.
Vietnamese Ambassador participates in important ASEAN meeting in Islamabad
17:46 21/02/2017
The ASEAN Committee in Islamabad, Pakistan, (ACI) on February 20th met to discuss and ratify ACI's action plan in the coming period, and implemented a series of activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of ASEAN establishment.
Urgently preventing avian flu H5N1 and H7N9
17:39 21/02/2017
As avian flu is undergoing complex development in Europe, China, Cambodia and some countries in the region, on February 20th, the Preventive Health Department under the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the emergency operations centre (EOC) met to discuss measures preventing avian flu, especially flu A (H7N9).
Footwear export bags near USD60 billion in six years
17:36 21/02/2017
Footwear export turnover bagged USD57.5 billion over the past six years, according to the recent statistics of the General Department of Customs for shipment of the commodity in the 2011-2016 period.
Timor Leste firms welcomed in Vietnam: PM
10:15 21/02/2017
Vietnam will create best possible conditions for enterprises from Timor Leste to operate in the country, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Cultural activities in Khanh Hoa to serve APEC 2017
18:00 20/02/2017
The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa is organizing many cultural and art activities to welcome international delegates to the APEC First Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 1) in Nha Trang city from February 18th to March 3rd.
Red Spring Festival 2017 kicks off in Hanoi
11:36 19/02/2017
The 10th Xuan Hong (Red Spring) Festival was launched at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi on February 18th.
Vietnam urges adherence to int’l law, multilateralism promotion in Bonn
11:36 19/02/2017
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh called for the adherence to international law and the promotion of multilateralism for peace and sustainable development in his speech at a session of the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bonn, Germany.
SciTech events to be held at first APEC SOM
11:29 19/02/2017
A number of science and technology events will be held during the first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC (SOM-1) in Nha Trang city, in the south central province of Khanh Hoa, on February 18th to 21st.