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Ho Chi Minh city to develop USD150 million solar energy battery project
The US group TTi has proposed to invest USD150 million on an area of 10 hectares at the Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) to build a plant and center for research of solar energy batteries.
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.
Hanoi flower market among top spots for Lunar New Year celebrations: CNN
17:11 13/02/2019
Quang Ba flower market in Hanoi is one of the top 13 places to celebrate Lunar New Year, according to the US’ Cable News Network (CNN).
Press to promote culture development: Deputy PM
15:43 13/02/2019
The press should advance its role in developing culture and instigating specific societal changes that reflect positive Vietnamese values in accordance with the Party’s guidelines, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at a press meeting in Hanoi on February 12th.
Ambassador Nguyen Minh Vu presents letter of credence to German President
15:42 13/02/2019
Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany Nguyen Minh Vu recently presented his letter of credence to German President Franz-Walter Steinmeier in Bellevue palace.