ADB provides US$9 bln for Covid-19 vaccine development in Asia Pacific region 15:50 | 12/12/2020

VGP - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on December 11 launched a US$9 billion Covid-19 vaccine initiative - the Asia Pacific Vaccine Access Facility (APVAX), offering rapid and equitable support to its developing members as they procure and deliver effective and safe coronavirus disease vaccines.

VN, UK announce conclusion of free trade agreement negotiations 19:15 | 11/12/2020
VGP - Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and UK Secretary of State for International Trade Liz Truss signed the agreed minutes on the conclusion of negotiations over the UK-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA).
ADB provides US$600,000 to support Viet Nam’s Covid-19 response 14:38 | 11/12/2020
VGP - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided a US$600,000 grant in-kind to assist the Government of Viet Nam in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.
ADB upgrades Viet Nam’s GDP growth forecast to 2.3% in 2020 14:17 | 10/12/2020

VGP - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has revised up Viet Nam’s economic growth forecast to 2.3% in 2020 from the previous estimate of 1.8% in September, citing the strength of accelerated public investment, revived domestic consumption.

First Vietnamese scientists win Noam Chomsky Global Connections Award 16:30 | 09/12/2020

VGP – Associate Professor Tran Xuan Bach and Professor Tran Thi Ly have become the first Vietnamese scientists to receive the Noam Chomsky Global Connections Award.

Infographic: CLMV mechanism helps foster integration, narrow development gap 15:47 | 09/12/2020

VGP – The Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Viet Nam (CLMV) Summit provides a platform to foster economic cooperation and  integration among the four member countries and narrow development gap between them and other ASEAN members.

Multi-dimensional Viet Nam reviewed 15:33 | 09/12/2020

VGP - A report on multi-dimensional review of Viet Nam was released at a ceremony jointly held by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Ha Noi on December 8.

Twelve Vietnamese universities named in URAP’s top 3,000 14:26 | 09/12/2020

VGP - Twelve Vietnamese universities were listed in the world’s top 3,000 in the University Ranking by Academic Performance by Turkey's non-profit organization (URAP), an increase of four compared to the list in 2019. 

More than 1,600 Vietnamese nationals repatriated over last week 09:07 | 07/12/2020

VGP - As many as six flights carrying 1,620 Vietnamese citizens from Indonesia, Europe, America and Africa, the Philippines, the U.S., Russia and Saudi Arabia landed in Viet Nam from November 31-December 6, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

PM Phuc to attend regional summits this week 08:02 | 07/12/2020
  VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will attend the 9th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS) Summit, the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Viet Nam (CLMV) Summit and the 11th Cambodia-Laos-Viet Nam (CLV) Summit on Development Triangle Area this week.