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Quang Tri, Lao provinces agree to sign 2020-2022 cooperation agreement

Quang Tri High-ranking officials from the central province of Quang Tri and the Lao provinces of Savannakhet and Salavan agreed to sign a cooperation agreement for the 2020 � 2022 period during their talks in Quang Tri on August 16.…

Vietnam’s retail sales reach 120.36 billion USD in seven months

Hanoi (VNA) – Total retail sales of goods and services in Vietnam in the first seven months of the year rose 11.6 percent from the same period in 2018 to reach 2.8 quadrillion VND (120.36 billion USD).…

North, South Korea to Meet in 2022 World Cup Qualifiers

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – North Korea and South Korea have been drawn together in an Asian qualifying group for soccer’s 2022 World Cup.

The Korean neighbors will play each other home and away in the five-nation Group H that includes Lebanon, Turkmenistan and Sri Lanka.…

NA adopts resolution on law building programme in 2020

Hanoi (VNA) The National Assembly on June 11 passed a resolution on the legislature’s programme of building laws and ordinances in 2020 and adjustments to the law and ordinance building plan in 2019.…

Vietnam pursues multilateralism, consensus at UNSC: Deputy PM

Hanoi (VNA) � Vietnam’s highest priority during its term as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 would be promoting multilateralism and compliance with international law in addressing global challenges regarding peace and security, said a senior official.…

Vietnam, Timor-Leste agree to promote wide-ranging cooperation

Hanoi (VNA) Vietnam and Timor-Leste have agreed on the need to further promote bilateral cooperation in promising areas such as trade-investment, education, agriculture, and fisheries.

The agreement was reached during the talks between Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Timor-Leste’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Dionisio Babo Soares in Hanoi on June 10.…

Resolution on National Assembly’s supervision programme in 2020 adopted

Hanoi (VNA) � The National Assembly adopted a resolution on the legislature’s supervision programme in 2020 in the morning of June 10, as part of the 14th NA’s 7th session.

Under the programme, the 14th NA’s 9th session will consider the Government’s reports on supplementary evaluation of socio-economic development and State budget performance in 2019 and first months of 2020, a report of the NA Standing Committee on the supervision of settlement of petitions submitted by voters to the NA’s 8th session, and reports of relevant agencies.…