National Tourism Year 2017 makes impressive achievements 16:03 | 18/12/2017

VGP – Under the motto “Northwest colors,” the National Tourism Year 2017 was wrapped up last week in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.  

UNFPA helps VN respond to gender-based, domestic violence 16:55 | 16/12/2017

VGP - A project to support the development and implementation of evidence and human rights-based policies and programs on prevention and response to gender violence, domestic violence and on addressing sex work-related issues was launched in Ha Noi on December 15.

VN braces for typhoon Kai-tak 15:21 | 14/12/2017

VGP – Tropical low pressure operated in the North of the Philippines and gained power to become a tropical typhoon under the international name of Kai-tak. 

Defence official affirms boosting ties with China 15:58 | 12/12/2017

VGP - Deputy Minister of National Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh in Ha Noi on December 11 welcomed Chen Zhaohai, deputy commander of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army’s Southern Theater Command.

Child protection hotline launched 10:04 | 07/12/2017

VGP – The Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs has launched a free national hotline - 111 for child protection. 

Export value in 11 months exceeds yearly target 17:18 | 06/12/2017

VGP – Viet Nam gained US$19.2 billion from exporting in November, raising the total export turnover to US$193.75 billion in 11 months, a year-on-year increase of 21.1%, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade. 

National cooperation program on sustainable employment launched 15:37 | 06/12/2017

VGP - A national cooperation program on sustainable employment for 2017-2021 between Viet Nam and the International Labor Organization (ILO) was officially launched in Ha Noi on December 5.

Number of newly-established businesses set new record 14:55 | 04/12/2017

VGP – In the first 11 months, 116,045 enterprises were founded with a total registered capital of VND 1.1 trillion up 14.1% in number and 41.9% in value. The figure of newly-founded enterprises surpassed the data last year (110,100), setting an unprecedented new record, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported. 

VN, Saudi Arabia step up labour cooperation 17:02 | 01/12/2017

VGP – Viet Nam and Saudi Arabia have agreed to establish a channel to receive information and settle disputes between Vietnamese labourers and employers in the Middle Eastern country.

CPI surges slightly in November 13:02 | 30/11/2017

VGP – The consumer price index (CPI) saw a month-on-month growth of 0.13% and a year-on-year surge of 2.38% and picked up 2.38% from the last December, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.