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MH17 crash: Dutch minister says passenger 'wore oxygen mask'

15:53 10/10/2014

Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans has said that one of the 298 people killed in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine was found wearing an oxygen mask.

PM Dung about to visit Europe

23:44 09/10/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will pay official visits to Belgium, the European Union (EU) and Germany from October 13-15.

ASEM 10 arouses European investment interests in Vietnam

11:09 08/10/2014

The 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM-10) and related meetings are believed to help stimulate investment interests from Europe to Asia, especially from Europe to Vietnam.

Philips, Samsung and Infineon in 138m-euro cartel fine

10:33 05/09/2014

Philips, Samsung and Infineon have been fined 138m euros (£110m; $182m) by the European Commission (EC) for fixing prices of chips in used in smartphones.

EU widens aid to dairy exporters hit by Russia food ban

14:36 29/08/2014

The EU has announced emergency help for dairy producers hit by the Russian ban on food imports from the EU.

Early signing of Vietnam-EU FTA promoted

10:08 27/08/2014

The promotion of negotiations on a Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (FTA) toward the early signing of the agreement will contribute to intensifying cooperation for both sides' interests.

NEU bestows honorary doctorate on EC President

12:36 26/08/2014

European Commission President José Manuel Durão Barroso was given an honorary doctorate from the esteemed National Economics University of Vietnam (NEU) on August 25.

Vietnam, EU eye opportunities to enrich bilateral relationship

09:51 25/08/2014

President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso talks to Vietnam News Agency about bilateral co-operation on the occasion of his two-day visit to Viet Nam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, which starts...

EU-funded project helps boost timber production

20:04 21/08/2014

The Vietnam Administration of Forestry (VNAF) in coordination with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and People and Nature Reconciliation (PanNature) launched “Common Access to the Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) Process...

EC President to visit Vietnam

18:39 21/08/2014

President of the European Commission José Manuel Durão Barroso will pay a two-day visit to Vietnam on August 25-26 at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.


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