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APEC financial policies in response to disasters discussed
Experts underscored the necessity and significance of the Finance and Disaster Risk Insurance Initiative within the framework of APEC at a seminar that concluded in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa on February 21.
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Wide range of customs issues tabled at APEC meeting

The General Department of Vietnam Customs (Vietnam Customs) is chairing the first meeting of the APEC Sub-Committee on Customs Procedures (SCCP) in Nha Trang city from February 21-23.Go »
IP rights experts of APEC opens 44th meeting in Nha Trang

The APEC Intellectual Property Rights Experts’ Group commenced its 44th meeting (IPEG 44) in Nha Trang city, the south central province of Khanh Hoa, on February 18.Go »
Nha Trang to host 2017’s first APEC Senior Officials Meeting

The first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC (SOM1) and related meetings in 2017 will be organised in Nha Trang city, the south central province of Khanh Hoa, from February 18 to March 3.Go »
VN & Laos issue new multi- field cooperation mechanisms

The 39th meeting of the Vietnam – Laos Intergovernmental Committee under co-chair of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Prime Minister of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith was closed in Hanoi yesterday.Go »
President calls for widespread response to tree planting festival

President Tran Dai Quang has called on people to plant trees according to their conditions, noting that it is vital for each country to simultaneously ensure economic growth and environmental protection.Go »
State President calls on former Party leader

State President Tran Dai Quang visited former Party chief Do Muoi at his home on February 1 on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) and the 87th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3).Go »
Last Kilo submarine arrives at Cam Ranh Port

The sixth and last Kilo-class submarine that Vietnam has purchased from Russia arrived at Cam Ranh military port in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on January 20.Go »
Party General Secretary successfully wraps up China visit

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation arrived in Hanoi on January 15 afternoon, concluding their four-day official visit to China at the invitation of Chinese General Secretary and President Xi Jinping.Go »
Sharp fall seen in debts for building new-style rural areas

Total debt for basic construction in the new-style rural area building programme was reduced to about 9.55 trillion VND (434 million USD) at the end of 2016 from over 15.27 trillion VND (694 million USD) early last year, according to the Central Steering Committee for National Target Programmes for 2016-2020.Go »
EVN asked to keep key role in national electricity supply

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) should continue promoting its key role as a State-run company in national power supply, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a conference in Hanoi on January 3.Go »
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