GBS - Việt Nam is ready to host the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) meetings in the country’s central city of Đà Nẵng in 2017, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Phạm Bình Minh confirmed at the 28th APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) in Peru on November 18.
GBS - The Government Inspectorate (GI) concluded its inspections of three biofuel (ethanol) projects with capital investment from state-owned giant PetroVietnam (PVN) and its member companies. The Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) was then called on to handle violations occurring in the three projects.
GBS - Vietnam’s law-making National Assembly (NA) on Wednesday approved several new human rights-related laws, the most prominent of which are those on referendum and temporary custody and detention.
GBS - The Vietnamese Government and people appreciate Ireland’s official development assistance, which has contributed significantly to socio-economic development in the Southeast Asian country.
GBS - Switzerland will grant 90 million Swiss franc (US$91.16 million) to Viet Nam, focusing on economic development co-operation over the next four years, Swiss State Secretary for Economic Affairs Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen Fleisch said yesterday.