Daily Archives: March 3, 2018

Bulgaria’s National Day marked in HCM City

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations and the Vietnam-Bulgaria Friendship Association of HCM City co-hosted a ceremony on Friday to celebrate Bulgaria’s 140th National Day, March 3.

Speaking at the event, Hoang Thai Lan, President of the Vietnam-Bulgaria Friendship Association of HCM City, recalled Bulgaria’s history of national liberation 140 years ago, and thanked the country for its assistance in training thousands of Vietnamese cadres, experts and skilled workers.…

Vietnam-India ties have been progressing fast: The Diplomat

The Diplomat has posted an article on Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang’ s state visit to India from Friday to Sunday.

The article said one of the mainstays of Indian foreign policy under the Modi government has been its Act East Policy, which aims to bolster India’s closer engagement with Southeast Asia and East Asia.…

ASEAN approves economic cooperation priorities for regional connectivity

ASEAN economic ministers have approved economic cooperation priorities designed by Singapore, the Chair of ASEAN 2018, to promote regional connectivity as well as ASEAN stature.

On the sideline of the 24th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Retreat (AEM Retreat 24), in Singapore on Friday, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh said Vietnam is among the leading nations in implementing the commitments to the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).…

Spring festival opens on 15th night of first lunar month

Nearly 1000 artists joined in an art parade in District 5, Ho Chi Minh city, preceding the spring festival on the night of the 15th of the first lunar month, on Friday.…

Ho Chi Minh City works with Japanese businesses in urban development

-Urban development cooperation between Ho Chi Minh city and Japan will help address challenges of Vietnam’s modernization and develop the traditional relationship between the two countries, said Chairman of Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.…

Ho Chi Minh City works with Japanese businesses in urban development

-Urban development cooperation between Ho Chi Minh city and Japan will help address challenges of Vietnam’s modernization and develop the traditional relationship between the two countries, said Chairman of Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.…

US Embassy in Cuba to sustain minimum staff

The US said on Friday it was making permanent its decision last year to slash staffing at its Havana embassy by around two-thirds because the alleged health incidents among its diplomats remained unsolved.…