14:25 | 25/02/2021
The La Gan Wind Power Development Corporation, developer of the 3.5 GW La Gan offshore wind farm project owned by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners, Asiapetro and Novasia, signed four Memorandum of Understandings (MOUs) on foundation supply and harbour services with Vietnam-based contractors in the project in hope of making significant contributions to the country's economic development.
16:59 | 23/02/2021
Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, permanent representative of Vietnam to the UN, condemned violence and attacks targeting civilians during a UN Security Council videoconference held on February 22 to discuss the situation in Somalia and activities of the UN Assistance Mission (UNSOM).
15:24 | 23/02/2021
Vietnam continues to “put emphasis on the protection and promotion of all human rights and fundamental freedoms of our people, even in this most difficult of times,” said Vietnamese Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh while attending a High-level Segment of the 46th Regular Session of the United Nation Human Rights Council (UNHRC) via video conference on February 22.
11:52 | 23/02/2021
VinFast Lux A2.0, despite its dissimilarly ranked segment, also becomes a competitor making Toyota Camry struggle with constant pressure on sales. It continues to see the Vietnamese sedan ranked above D-class sedans in Jan 2021.
16:46 | 22/02/2021
Local businesses have been advised to diversify their markets to intensify import and export activities this year, alongside maximising the benefits of free trade agreements (FTAs), restructuring export products, developing stronger brands, whilst grasping market information and changes in the policies of importers, according to insiders.
13:30 | 22/02/2021
Vietnam was ranked 2nd for successfully handling the coronavirus pandemic, and its contact tracing was so good when it barely had to lock down, according to US magazine Business Insider citing Australian think-tank The Lowy Institute’s recently-published Index.
15:57 | 19/02/2021
China has revealed that four of its People's Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers were killed during a bloody hand-to-hand battle with Indian troops on the two countries' disputed border high in the Himalayas in June 2020.
15:22 | 19/02/2021
Ivanka Trump, daughter to former President Donald Trump and one of his top advisers in office, called Marco Rubio to let him know he doesn’t have to worry about a primary challenge from her in 2022, according to reports.
08:07 | 19/02/2021
The Politburo and Secretariat of the 13th-tenure Party Central Committee held their first session in Hanoi on February 18 to discuss key tasks for the first quarter and the policy for purchasing and using COVID-19 vaccines.
16:03 | 18/02/2021
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has called for closer international cooperation to effectively deal with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and vaccinate global citizens, while addressing an online UN Security Council session on February 17.
06:15 | 13/02/2021
History is stamped with special landmarks. For Vietnamese diplomacy, 2020 was one of the most memorable milestones. Vietnam successfully assumed the role of both ASEAN Chair in 2020 and non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for the term 2020-2021.
06:00 | 12/02/2021
For border officers and soldiers, further afield Tet, standing firm to protect the border is their mission of routines any spring coming. But this Tan Suu 2021 year ( the year of Ox) is really an unusual spring for them - the unexpected spring due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic ...
01:22 | 12/02/2021
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and State President Nguyen Phu Trong has sent the best New Year greetings to all Vietnamese people throughout the nation and abroad on the eve of traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival. Vietnam Times would like to bring you excerpts from his message.
15:47 | 10/02/2021
Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on February 10 offered incense to late President Ho Chi Minh at House No.67 in Hanoi on the occasion of the 91st founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
15:28 | 10/02/2021
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has described doctors and health workers as soldiers standing at the frontline in the fight against the COVID-19.