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FDI reaches nearly 14 bln USD

Vietnam attracted nearly 14 billion USD in FDI in the first five months of this year, up 0.8 percent over the same period last year.

Results of People's Councils election

The following is the result of the recent elections of deputies to the People's Councils at all levels for the 2021-2026 tenure.

Vietnam advance to third round of World Cup qualifiers for first time

Vietnam have made history as they advanced to the third round of the World Cup qualifiers for the first time ever, after a five-goal thriller against the hosts United Arab Emirates (UAE) on June 15 (local time).

Leader requests highest attention to COVID-19 prevention

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong requested the entire political system to pay highest attention to COVID-19 prevention and control in the spirit of “fighting the pandemic like fighting the enemy” while chairing a Politburo meeting on this work in Hanoi on June 11.

Protecting oceans to save life and livelihoods

This year, the World Oceans Day themed "The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods" is expected to shed light on the wonder of the ocean and how it is our life source, supporting humanity and every other organism on Earth.

499 candidates elected to 15th National Assembly

The National Election Council on June 10, 2021 announced the list of 499 candidates elected to 15th National Assembly.

Import-export turnover surpasses 262 billion USD in first five months

Vietnam's import-export turnover during the first five months of 2021 reached over 262 billion USD.

CPI increases by 0.16 percent

Consumer Price Index (CPI) in May increased by 0.16% compared to that of the previous month.

World Bicycle Day encourages cycling

With a view to honouring practical benefits, flexibility and sustainable values of cycling, the United Nations declares June 3 as World Bicycle Day, through which the organisation calls on its members to encourage cycling in their countries to improve health, protect the environment and spur socio-economic growth.

Effective measures to prevent SARS-COV-2 variants

Seven coronavirus variants have been found in Vietnam so far since the detection of SARS-CoV-2 in the country.

Bac Ha horse racing festival: National Intangible cultural heritage

The horse racing festival in Bac Ha district in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai was recognised as national intangible heritage on May 31.

SARS-COV-2 variants detected in Vietnam

Vietnam has detected a new variant of SARS-CoV-2, which is a hybrid between the Indian and UK variants, according to the Ministry of Health.

National COVID-19 vaccine fund launched

The national COVID-19 vaccine fund was established on June 5 in an attempt to mobilise social resources for the purchase and import of vaccines as well as for research, development and production of domestic vaccines.