Category Archives: General

World Bank approves 80 million USD for Thai Nguyen’s urban infrastructure

The World Bank has approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit worth 80 million USD to upgrade Thai Nguyen city’s key urban infrastructure.

The credit helps expand locals’ access to improved public transport system, public spaces, preschools, and drainage, wastewater collection and treatment services.…

OPEC to increase oil production

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has agreed to raise oil production by around one million barrels per day from next month, the oil minister of the body’s kingpin Saudi Arabia Khaled al-Faleh said.…

Vice President concludes Lao trip

Vice State President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh concluded her official visit to Laos on Friday.

At a meeting with the staff of the Vietnam Consulate General In Luang Prabang and overseas Vietnamese the same day, Ms Thinh highlighted the Party and State’s attention to the interests and the life of overseas Vietnamese, including those in Laos and Luang Prabang.…

Vietnam, Ukraine discuss ways to boost partnership

Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and his Ukrainian counterpart Sergiy Kyslytsya held a political consultation in Hanoi on Wednesday.

Both agreed that Vietnam and Ukraine are ready to continue enhancing their partnership and comprehensive cooperation and step up trade, cultural, and people-to-people exchanges.…

Senior Party official meets voters

Vo Van Thuong, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Communications and Education met voters in Long Thanh district, Dong Nai province, on Wednesday.

The Party official answered voters’ questions on the newly-approved Law on Cyber Security and the draft law on special administrative and economic units.…

Party leader meets voters following National Assembly session

Party General Secretary Nguyen PhuTrong and National Assembly deputies representing Hanoi met voters in ThanhXuan and Ha Dong districts to inform them about outcomes of the just concluded 5th session of the National Assembly.…

G20 commits more access to energy

The G20 Energy Ministers meeting ended in Bariloche, Argentina on Friday after a two-day meeting.

Delegates from G20 member and guest countries as well as international organizations discussed public policies to help promote the transition towards more flexible, more transparent and cleaner energy systems.…