AFP: Strong Covid-19 response helps VN's economy weather pandemic 15:11 | 16/12/2020

VGP - Strong response to the Covid-19 pandemic, surging exports and healthy public spending have helped Viet Nam buck a global recession in 2020 and fast-track its recovery, according to the recent article released by the AFP.

ADB supports production of generic medicines in VN amidst COVID-19 outbreaks 10:12 | 16/12/2020

VGP - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed an US$8 million loan with Imexpharm Corporation to help the company sustain its production of generic medicines despite global supply disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Second Joint Committee under VN-EU Comprehensive Partnership meeting organized 09:17 | 16/12/2020

VGP – The second meeting of the Joint Committee under the Viet Nam-European Union (EU) Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation Framework Agreement (PCA) was held virtually on December 15. 

VN may become upper-middle-income country in 2023 17:32 | 15/12/2020
VGP - The Japan Centre for Economic Research (JCER) has predicted that Viet Nam will become an upper-middle-income country in 2023, and its GDP going onto surpass Chinese Taipei by 2035.
VN continues to send medical supplies to Myanmar 14:53 | 14/12/2020

VGP - Vietnamese Ambassador to Myanmar Ly Quoc Tuan has handed over 35,000 surgical face masks to Mandalay - the second largest city of Myanmar - to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

More than 2,200 Vietnamese nationals brought home over last week 11:35 | 14/12/2020

VGP – A total number of 2,220 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from the U.S., Singapore, UAE, India, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Angola and Myanmar from December 6-13, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Viettel to face Hai Phong in 2021 V.League 1 opener 10:14 | 13/12/2020
VGP - Reigning champions Viettel FC will host Hai Phong FC in the opening game of the 2021 V.League 1 season following a draw held on December 12 in Ha Noi.
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.