At the ceremony Apart from its special architecture, the temple houses statues of Trung Trac and Trung Nhi, who rebelled against the Eastern Han army early in the first century and together are known as “Hai Ba Trung” (the Trung Sisters), as well as six other female generals. … [Read more...] about Trung Sisters Temple-Pagoda-Communal House recognised as special national relic site
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The virus has killed at least 172,000 people in Europe and put its economy in a deep freeze, with businesses only slowly reopening and tight controls on borders that were once wide open for travel and trade. … [Read more...] about EU’s Von der Leyen to unveil trillion-euro recovery plan
New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam Wendy Matthews. (Photo: New Zealand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade) New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam Wendy Matthews: As Chair of ASEAN 2020, Vietnam has been active in uniting the bloc's state members to effective respond to the COVID-19 thanks to the foundation of a common funding against the pandemic. This is a great step for Vietnam in particular and for the whole region. … [Read more...] about What foreign ambassadors say about Vietnam’s coronavirus fight?
According to Mr. Do Quoc Huong, Head of the branch of the Vietnam Trade Office in Kunming, in Yunnan Province, currently, all production and trade activities have basically returned to normalcy but agricultural production still faces difficulties. The forecast by the Department of Commerce of Yunnan Province shows that from now to the end of June this year, the province needs around 25-35 percent of essential agricultural products, including vegetables, fruits, food, and foodstuffs. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES MAY 29
Hanoi (VNA) – The UN Security Council on May 28 organised a video conference on EU-UN cooperation on international peace and security. For the first time, Vietnam and Indonesia – two ASEAN member states assuming the positions as non-permanent members of the UN Security Council – made a joint speech appreciating the pioneering role of the EU in fostering multilateralism. Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the UN, and Ambassador Dian Triansyah Djani, head of the Indonesian mission to the UN, spoke highly of the EU’s role in maintaining international security and peace. They hoped the EU would continue coordinating with the UN in addressing conflicts, mediating, providing humanitarian relief, and boosting multilateralism on the basis of the UN Charter’s principles. The two diplomats also took the occasion to highlight ASEAN’s contributions to building a peaceful and prosperous Southeast Asia, and creating a favourable … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Indonesia appreciate EU’s role in boosting multilateralism