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