President Truong Tan Sang has expressed his hope that the Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh city (VNU-HCMC) will set an example for the nation by offering training courses up to world-class standards over the next 10-15 years.
A Government working team led by Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai inspected the erosion at the sea dyke along the eastern coastline and the Ca Mau Cape in the southernmost province of Ca Mau.
(CPV) - Vietnam-Brazil two-way trade turnover will likely reach around USD4 billion in 2015 thanks to trade promotion activities and measures to expand markets, said economic experts.
The Border Guard’s Department of Drug-related Crime Prevention has been awarded the Military Cross, third class, for 10 years of dedicated service.
A set of coconut-made musical instruments by artisan Vo Van Ba in southern Ben Tre province has been recognized as a national record by the Vietnam Records Book Center.
(CPV) - The national biodiversity database system (NBDS) became operational in Hanoi on January 27th.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hosted a reception for the new Omani Ambassador, Sultan Saif Hilal Al Mahruqi in Hanoi on January 27th.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine hosted a get-together with representatives from the Vietnamese community in the Eastern European country on January 26th to review their coordination in overseas Vietnamese-related work.
Nam Nguyen, a Vietnamese-Canadian athlete, has won men's single title at Canadian figure skating championships which is taking place in Kingston city, Ontario, Canada from January 19th to 25th.
The Vietnam Air Services Company (VASCO) replaced the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines to offer flights on three domestic air routes beginning January 26th.
The Embassy of the United States in Belgium on January 26th informed that the US Vice President Joe Biden will visit the capital Brussels and Munich in Germany in early February.
Experts said the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will succeed in keeping the VND-USD exchange rate from fluctuating to below 2 percent this year.
The European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) in Vietnam on January 22nd announced the Business Climate Index (BCI) for the fourth quarter of 2014, showing business confidence, prospects and expectations improved significantly.