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Opening of Da Nang International Fireworks Festival postponed
The Da Nang People’s Committee has agreed to change the time for the opening of the Da Nang International Fireworks Festival (DIFF) 2017.
PM urges stronger VN-Laos partnership in fighting cross-border crimes
10:17 17/03/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for closer coordination of Laos in preventing cross-border crimes, such as drug trafficking, and ensuring security along the shared border.
PM: Non-State capital critical to transport infrastructure projects
10:15 17/03/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc demanded the Ministry of Transport (MoT) and relevant ministries to remove all obstacles, including existing mechanisms and policies, to mobilise capital from all possible sources for transport infrastructure projects.
RoK to hold presidential election on May 9th
18:33 16/03/2017
Republic of Korea (RoK) Interior Minister Hong Yoon-shik has announced the nation's Presidential Election would be held on May 9th, to replace impeached leader Park Geun-hye.
Hoang Sa and Truong Sa exhibition to reach all districts in Kon Tum
17:24 16/03/2017
On March 15th, the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum held a press briefing on the organization of an exhibition entitled “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa, Truong Sa – Historical and Legal Evidence” in all districts in 2017 and 2018.
Vietnam, Cambodia agree to cement friendship, cooperation
09:55 16/03/2017
The 15th meeting of the Vietnam-Cambodia Joint Committee on Economic, Cultural and Scientific-Technological Cooperation took place in Phnom Penh on March 15th.
Requiem ceremony for heroic martyrs organized in Poland
06:32 16/03/2017
A great requiem ceremony for 64 heroic martyrs sacrificed in the fight to protect Vietnam’s sovereignty over Truong Sa Island was organized by the Vietnamese Buddhist Association in Warsaw, Poland, on March 12th.
Supporting Centre for Youth Startups launched
06:27 16/03/2017
The Vietnam Youth Federation’s Central Committee launched its Supporting Centre for Youth Startups in Hanoi on March 14th.
Con Dao listed among Asia’s top peaceful islands
17:19 15/03/2017
Vietnam’s Con Dao Island has been named among the Top 12 crowd-free Asia island escapes by the US Cable News Network (CNN).
National code of conduct for tourism acts issued
18:42 14/03/2017
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued a code of conduct in tourism activities, calling upon both domestic and foreign tourists to follow civilized, respectful and responsible behaviors.