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Spanish man appointed as Vietnam’s Honorary Consul in Seville
Vietnamese Ambassador to Spain Hoang Xuan Hai on May 28th handed over a decision appointing Pablo Rafael Gomez Falcon, a Spanish citizen as Vietnam’s Honorary Consul in Seville, in charge of the entire Andalusia region in a tenure from 2020 to 2023.
Hanoi discusses developing economy after COVID-19
12:17 16/05/2020
A range of important issues were on the agenda at the 14th session of the 15th Hanoi People’s Council on May 15th, aimed at boosting the capital’s socio-economic development after the COVID-19 is fully brought under control.
Vietnam focuses on four major measures to boost wood exports
12:10 16/05/2020
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong has said that Vietnam is focusing on four measures to bolster wood and wooden product export growth this year.
Five sea creatures to be conserved in Ly Son island
11:50 16/05/2020
The Management Board of Ly Son Marine Protected Area (MPA) has proposed a gene protection programme for five endangered sea creatures, namely mummy fish, or sea cucumber (holothurian nobilis), abalone (haliotis sorenseni), tropical rock lobster (panulirus ornatus), maxima clam (tridacna maxima) and red seaweed (laurencia intermedia), which have been over-fished in waters off the island.
Russian, Korean press agencies licenced to open rep offices in Vietnam
11:10 16/05/2020
Le Thi Thu Hang, Director of the Press - Information Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), on May 15th granted licences to foreign press agencies to establish representative offices in Vietnam.
Support for Vietnamese peacekeeping forces to fight COVID-19
11:03 16/05/2020
The State Committee on Overseas Vietnamese Affairs under the Foreign Ministry held a ceremony on May 15th to present over 232 million VND to the Defence Ministry’s Department of Peacekeeping Operations.
COVID-19: 100,000 masks presented to 16 German states
10:45 16/05/2020
As many as 100,000 masks ordered by the Vietnamese community in Germany have been presented to the World University Service (WUS) in an effort to fight COVID-19.
Vietnam shares experience in COVID-19 fight with US-Asia Institute
10:31 16/05/2020
Associate Prof., Dr. Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of the Health Ministry’s Department for Medical Examination and Treatment, shared Vietnam’s experience in containing the COVID-19 pandemic at a recent video seminar held by the US-Asia Institute.
President Ho Chi Minh builds Vietnam - UK friendship bridge
18:55 15/05/2020
During 30 years of finding a way to save the country, President Ho Chi Minh spent four years in the United Kingdom (UK). This is a meaningful period for the formation of Ho Chi Minh thought and the path of winning independence of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, as well as paving the way for the friendly relationship between the Vietnamese and British people today.
Special stamp set issued to celebrate President Ho Chi Minh's 130th birthday
16:11 15/05/2020
The Ministry of Information and Communications has coordinated with the central Nghe An provincial People’s Committee to issue the stamp set to celebrate the President’s 130th birthday (May 19th) and 50 years of establishment of the Ho Chi Minh Museum.