ASEAN Summit and Vietnam’s Essential Contributions ASEAN Summit and Vietnam’s Essential Contributions

National Times- On the occasion of the 25th ASEAN Summit and other meetings with key partners, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh had an interview with reporters on the main achievements of the event and contributions of Vietnam to its success.

 Vietnam Strengthens Relations with Francophonie

Vietnam Strengthens Relations with Francophonie

National Times- Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan received Anissa Barrak, the Asia-Pacific Regional Director of the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF), on November 20.

Vietnam - Italy Exchange Judicial Experience

National Times- A Vietnamese delegation from the Central Steering Committee for Judicial Reform led by the committee's deputy head Le Thi Thu Ba had a working session with Italian Supreme Council of Magistrates, on the framework of working visit to Italy.

Nam Dinh Calls for Investment in 21 Key Projects

Nam Dinh Calls for Investment in 21 Key Projects

National Times - Nam Dinh province is seeking investment in 21 key projects with more than US $ 4 billion, according to the province’s Investment Promotion and Business Support Centre (IPBSC).

Shrimp Exports to Hit US$ 3.8 Billion

Shrimp Exports to Hit US$ 3.8 Billion

National Times– According to Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP) Truong Dinh Hoe, shrimp exports are forecast to hit US$ 3.8 billion this year.

Hoi An’s Awards Bring Fame to Vietnam Tourism

National Times- The ancient town Hoi An with peaceful beauties is frequently voted by foreigners as an attractive and famous destination in the world.

Phu Quoc in Cheapest Island Destinations of Southeast Asia

National Times- Trip Advisor, the world's largest travel site has recently published 16 affordable island destinations in Southeast Asia, including Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam.

Famous Streets for Foreigners in Vietnam

National Times- In Hanoi, streets for foreigners (Hanoi Backpackers) located in Ta Hien- Luong Ngoc Quyen- Dinh Liet crossroad while international tourists in Phan Thiet city are easy to find friends at Nguyen Dinh Chieu and Ham Tien roads.

Establishing “Ha Long Smile” Hotline for Tourism

National Times- Quang Ninh Province published comment box and telephone number of hotline, which will be used to receive information, comments, suggestions and recommendations of people and tourists about tourism products and services to enhance the provincial tourism quality.

Vietnam in Top 20 Best Places to Live

National Times- Vietnam was ranked 16th on the list of 20 best places to live overseas with spectacular natural landscapes and delicious traditional cuisines by the Business Insider magazine.

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Second Week of November, 2014

Second Week of November, 2014

National Times- President meets world leaders at APEC Summit; PM attends 25th ASEAN Summit in Myanmar; Vietnamese Navy visits Indonesia; WB lends 500 million USD for grid transmission project… some leading news in the second week of November, 2014.