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Vietnam ranks second with 98 golds in SEA Games 30
Vietnam ranks second with 98 golds in SEA Games 30

Vietnam sports delegation won 98 gold medals, ranking second in the medal tally of SEA Games 30.

Vietnam - Russia comprehensive strategic partnership
Vietnam - Russia comprehensive strategic partnership

Vietnam-Russia relationship has been developing on the foundation of the two nations’ close friendship over the past 70 years.

Vietnam sucessfully builds 927-Yet Kieu rescue submarine
Vietnam sucessfully builds 927-Yet Kieu rescue submarine

The successful assembly of 927-Yet Kieu rescue submarine is a remarkable achievement by Vietnam’s defense industry, greatly contributing to the mission of safeguarding the country’s sovereignty over sea and islands.

Vietnam posts over 9 billion USD in trade surplus
Vietnam posts over 9 billion USD in trade surplus

Vietnam posts over 9 billion USD in trade surplus

Ho Chi Minh City to mull over four development programmes
Ho Chi Minh City to mull over four development programmes

In 2020, Ho Chi Minh City will consider building four development programmes.

November sees record 1.8 million foreign arrivals
November sees record 1.8 million foreign arrivals

Vietnam welcomed a record 1.8 million foreign arrivals in November, according to General Statistics Office.

Vietnam attracts 31.79 billion USD in FDI
Vietnam attracts 31.79 billion USD in FDI

Vietnam attracts 31.79 billion USD in FDI

Vietnam’s rice variety recognised as best in world
Vietnam’s rice variety recognised as best in world

Vietnam’s rice variety recognised as best in world

CPI sees 0.96 percent rise in November
CPI sees 0.96 percent rise in November

The General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO) has just announced that consumer price index (CPI) in November rose by 0.96 percent compared to the previous month.

Strengthening Mekong-RoK cooperation
Strengthening Mekong-RoK cooperation

The Mekong-RoK cooperation was initiated at the 13th ASEAN-RoK Summit on October 29, 2010 when Korean President Lee Myung-bak proposed organising the Mekong-RoK Foreign Ministers’ Meeting.

Vietnam - RoK economic, trade and investment ties grow strong
Vietnam - RoK economic, trade and investment ties grow strong

The Republic of Korea is one of Vietnam’s leading partners, ranking first in investment, second in official development assistance provision after Japan, and third in trade.

Retirement age to rise as from 2021
Retirement age to rise as from 2021

The retirement age for male and female workers will increase from 60 and 55 at present to 62 and 60 respectively in 2035 under the revised Labour Code that has been passed by the National Assembly.

Vietnam’s achievements at 15 SEA Games events
Vietnam’s achievements at 15 SEA Games events

Vietnam’s achievements at 15 SEA Games events

Vietnam strives for being ASEAN’s leading country in e-government
Vietnam strives for being ASEAN’s leading country in e-government

Vietnam aims to raise its ranking of e-government according to the United Nations assessment from 10 to 15 levels by 2020.

Five priorities of Vietnam’s  ASEAN Chairmanship 2020
Five priorities of Vietnam’s ASEAN Chairmanship 2020

Vietnam will take over the ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020. The country has chosen “Cohesive and Responsive” as the theme of the ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020.

Vietnam targets top 3 at 30th SEA Games
Vietnam targets top 3 at 30th SEA Games

The Vietnamese delegation aims to bag 65-70 gold medals to rank in the top three at the region’s biggest sporting event, 30th SEA Games, in the Philippines.