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Can Tho seeks more WB loans for climate change response

15:07 10/10/2014

Authorities of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho have proposed the World Bank (WB) provide more credit loans for the locality to implement an ongoing project on upgrading urban infrastructure to adapt to climate change.

NA Vice Chairwoman Phong visits French Senate

11:45 10/10/2014

Further promoting stronger cooperation will greatly benefit both Vietnam and France, National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong told French Senate leaders at an October 9 meeting as part of her ongoing visit to France.

France, Vietnam promote strategic partnership

23:44 09/10/2014

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong on October 8 led a Vietnamese delegation on a working visit to France in furtherance of elevating bilateral ties and the strategic partnership between the two nations.

Outstanding farmers to be honoured this month

09:43 08/10/2014

As many as 63 farmers from all over the country are to be honoured at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 11 for their outstanding production efforts and contributions to building new-style rural areas.

About 1,500 people race in Run for Peace in Hanoi

20:32 05/10/2014

About 1,500 people took part in the final round of the 41st annual Open Hanoi Moi Run Tournament on October 5 in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi's Liberation Day (October 10).

One dead and 2 unaccounted for after fishing boat explodes

13:43 03/10/2014

A commercial fishing boat exploded and sank off of Con Dao island on October 2 leaving one dead and two missing, according to the Ly Son district island's People's Committee of the central coastal province of Quang Ngai.

RoK National Day marked in HCM City

12:02 03/10/2014

Since the establishment of diplomatic ties two decades ago, the traditional ties of friendship between Vietnam and the RoK have developed strongly, laying a solid foundation for sustainable and balanced economic cooperation.

Vietnam, Ukraine foster friendship ties

19:01 28/09/2014

The fourth national congress of the Ukraine-Vietnam Friendship Association (UVFA) was held in Hanoi on September 27 in an effort to boost friendship and cooperation between two countries.

Local bank finances Vietnam Airlines aircraft deal

09:06 26/09/2014

The Southeast Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SeABank) has provided a 61-million USD loan for Vietnam Airlines to purchase Airbus A321-200 aircraft.

NA Vice Chair discusses gender equality with UN, Swedish officials

08:50 25/09/2014

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong hosted reception for the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Vietnam Pratibha Mehta and the Swedish Ambassador to Vietnam Camilla Mellander on September 24.


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