Indonesian President Joko Widodo (R) welcomes Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on August 23 (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam, Indonesia sign cooperation agreements

Vietnam’s Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and Indonesian President Joko Widodo witnessed the signing of a series of cooperation documents between the two countries in Jakarta on August 23 following their talks.
Exhibition marks 25th anniversary of Vietnam–Japan

Exhibition marks 25th anniversary of Vietnam–Japan

An exhibition marking the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam–Japan Friendship Association opened at the HCM City War Remnants Museum on August 20.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and deputies  offer incenses to commemorate President Ho Chi Minh

Vnese leaders offer incenses to commemorate President Ho Chi Minh

Marking the 72th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day,  the late President Ho Chi Minh’s 48th death commemorative anniversary, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and deputies visited the Da Chong (K9) historical relic site.
Fish sold at Hanoi’s Dong Xuan Market. (Source: VNA)

Hanoi urged to step up safe food efforts

Hanoi needs to intensify food safety inspections and investigations, as well as promote the safe cultivation of raw materials and agricultural products, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said.  
VFF Central Committee President Tran Thanh Man visits people affected by floods in Muong La district, Son La province (Source: baomoi)

Front leader presents gifts to flood victims in Son La

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man on August 19 visited and presented gifts to people affected by floods in Muong La district in the northern mountainous province of Son La.