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COVID-19: Agribank hands over 800 mln VND to Vinh Phuc
The Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Agribank) on February 21st handed over 800 million VND (about 34,400 USD) to the Vinh Phuc provincial chapter of Vietnam Fatherland Front in support of the fight against novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in the locality.
Festival organized nationwide to welcome Uncle Ho’s birthday
11:16 14/02/2020
This year, the Sen Village Festival will be organized from May 15th-19th in localities in Nghe An province with a wide range of activities held nationwide, as part of celebrations of President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday (May 15th).
Vietnam tops in number of labourers with visas in Japan
13:59 13/02/2020
Statistics from the Immigration Bureau under the Japanese Ministry of Justice show that Vietnam has the largest number of labourers granted visas under the new policy with 901 people, followed by Indonesia (189 labourers) and the Philippines (111 labourers).
Vietnam promotes relations with EU and Belgium
09:41 13/02/2020
Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium and Head of the Vietnamese Delegation to the EU Vu Anh Quang highlighted the relations between Vietnam and the European Union (EU), as well as between Vietnam and Belgium, at a ceremony recently held to welcome the Lunar New Year of the Rat in Brussels.
Da Nang increases cooperation with Singapore in diverse areas
09:41 13/02/2020
As of February 2020, Singapore is the second largest FDI partner of Da Nang city, with a total investment of more than USD800 million. In 2019, Da Nang’s export turnover to Singapore was estimated at USD11 million, up 10% compared to 2018.
US provides medical supplies for Laos
09:33 12/02/2020
The US government said on February 10th that it had provided health supplies for Laos in the first delivery from a pledge of up to 100 million USD in global assistance to fight the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
China expresses thanks to Vietnam for nCoV prevention support
18:37 11/02/2020
The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its thanks to Vietnam for the country’s goods worth USD500,000 in support of China’s fight against nCoV virus.
Vietnam reports 15th case of nCoV
18:36 11/02/2020
Vietnam on February 11th reported an additional 1 case testing positive for the novel corona virus (nCoV), bringing the total number of infections in Vietnam so far to 15, the Ministry of Health reported.
Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to UN Secretary General
18:31 11/02/2020
Vietnamese Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, Head of the Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN), World Trade Organization (WTO) and other international organizations in Geneva, Switzerland, presented her credentials to UN Secretary General António Guterres on February 10th.
Vietnam attends winter sports tournament for diplomatic missions in Russia
15:25 11/02/2020
The 20th Winter Sports Tournament for diplomatic missions and international organizations in Russia was held at the "Moscow Country Club" on the outskirts of Moscow on February 9th.