Daily Archives: December 8, 2017

Constellation Brands to Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Financial Results; Host Conference Call January 5, 2018

VICTOR, N.Y., Dec. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) (NYSE:STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today it will report financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended November 30, 2017, on Friday, January 5, 2018, before the open of the U.S.

President chairs Council for National Defense and Security’s 2nd session

President Tran Dai Quang chaired the 2nd session of the Council for National Defense and Security in Hanoi on Friday.

The Council reviewed reports from the Ministry of National Defense, the Ministry of Public Security, and other relevant agencies on their performance in 2017 and tasks for next year.…

Palestinians clash with Israeli army in Jerusalem

17 people were wounded in clashes with Israeli soldiers on Thursday in Jerusalem and the West Bank as Palestinians protested against the US’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Thousands of protestors in Hebron and Al-Bireh city, the West Bank, threw rocks and bottles at Israeli soldiers.…

Positive business prospects forecast for next year

The business trend will be positive next year due to growing confidence in the business climate, according to a business forum in Hanoi.

Researchers, economists, and representatives of 300 enterprises on Thursday attended the Vietnam Business Forum 2018 titled Adapting to the Changing Economy, held by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.…

Deputy PM lauds USAID’s contributions to Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has applauded the contributions made by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to Vietnam’s socio-economic development as well as national management.

At a reception for Michael Greene, USAID Director, in Hanoi on Thursday, the Deputy PM highlighted the agency’s humanitarian aid to Vietnamese Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims and dioxin remediation in Vietnam, along with its projects on HIV/AIDS prevention, climate change response and settlement of natural disaster and post-war consequences.…

Vietnam-Japan Joint Initiative helps improve business climate

28 policy dialogues were held between Vietnamese and Japanese agencies involved in the sixth phase of the Vietnam-Japan Joint Initiative, over the past year.

The results were announced at a meeting of the Joint Committee of the Vietnam-Japan Initiative held in Hanoi on Thursday to review implementation of the sixth phase.…

North Korea wants direct talks with US

North Korea wants to negotiate directly with the US on security assurances for Pyongyang, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday.

Lavrov said he conveyed the message to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) meeting in Austria.…