Gov’t highly values importance of Thai SCG’s petrochemical project in VN 18:43 | 24/10/2019

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung highly valued Thai SIAM Cement Group’s petrochemical plant project in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, about 100km from Ho Chi Minh City.

China urged to facilitate Vietnamese agro exports 10:16 | 24/10/2019

VGP – Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue proposed China facilitate Vietnamese agricultural exports while receiving Deputy Secretary of Yunnan province’s Party Committee Wang Yobo on October 23 in Ha Noi. 

UN remains a focus in Viet Nam’s foreign policy 10:07 | 24/10/2019
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh affirmed the United Nations remains a focus in Viet Nam’s foreign policy during his reception for Resident Coordinator in Viet Nam Kamal Malhotra in Ha Noi on Wednesday.
VN eyes to become RoK's third largest trade partner 07:14 | 24/10/2019
VGP – Viet Nam would become the third largest trade partner of the Republic of Korea (RoK) with US$ 100 billion of export turnover and replace Japan by 2020. 
PM Phuc wraps up tour to Japan 18:52 | 23/10/2019
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc returned to Viet Nam Wednesday, wrapping up his tour to Japan - one of Viet Nam’s top partners.
VN expects stronger defense cooperation with Russia, Deputy PM says 09:22 | 23/10/2019

VGP – Permanent Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh suggested Vietnamese and Russian Ministries of Defense continue enhancing defense cooperation in a long-term, practical and trusted manner based on inked international and bilateral treaties and agreements. 

PM suggests Japan’s largest financial service group expand operation in VN 09:20 | 23/10/2019

VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomed Softbank, Japan’s largest financial service group to expand cooperative activities with Vietnamese firms in all spheres at his meeting with CEO of Softbank Masayoshi Son on October 22 in Tokyo, Japan within the framework of the Vietnamese PM’s visit to Japan to attend the coronation ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito. 

PM meets Czech, Bulgarian, Albanian leaders during Japan visit 09:02 | 23/10/2019

VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc held bilateral meetings with Czech PM Andrei Babis, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev and Albanian President Ilir Meta on October 22 in Tokyo, Japan after attending the coronation ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito. 

PM attends Japanese Emperor’s coronation ceremony 15:31 | 22/10/2019

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the coronation ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito in Tokyo on the afternoon of October 22.

Gov’t proposes monthly basic wage increase 06:52 | 22/10/2019

VGP – The Government has suggested the monthly basic wage be raised to VND 1.6 million from January 1, 2020. Once the National Assembly passes the proposal, the monthly basic wage would be added by VND 110,000 per month from the present level.