Author Archives: Thị Út Nguyễn Thị


Vietnam, Russia hold 19th session of intergovernmental committee

The 19th session of the Vietnam-Russia Intergovernmental Committee for Economic-Commercial and Scientific-Technological Cooperation was held in Saint-Petersburg city in Russia on September 21. Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung and First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov headed the Vietnamese and Russian delegations, respectively, to the event. Participants heard that two-way trade reached US$1.56 billion in


Traditional music livens up Hanoi’s Old Quarter

At the weekend, some streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter are full of the sights and sounds of folk performances, attracting large crowds of visitors. These street shows contribute to promoting Vietnam’s traditional culture. A street performance in Hanoi’s Old Quarter  “General Hoang Muoi, the protector of Nghe An province, is sent to Thien Ban district to


Fish exports to US to be tested

Siluriformes fish products, meant for export to the US, will undergo safety tests from July 17 to October 15, the National Agro–Forestry–Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (NAFIQAD) said. Siluriformes fish include tra, basa, tre and lang fish. Samples will be taken from all batches of fish products manufactured by factories that are eligible to export their


British government rejects petition calling for second EU referendum

The British government has rejected an online petition signed by 4.1 million people calling for a new referendum on whether to leave the European Union. Britons voted by 52 to 48 percent, or 17.4 million votes to 16.1 million, to leave the EU in a June 23 referendum, a result which most politicians have said