President’s visit hoped to lift Vietnam-Italy ties to new height

Hanoi, July 25 (VNA) – The State visit by President Vo Van Thuong and his spouse to Italy at the invitation of Italian President Sergio Mattarella is expected to lift the strategic partnership between the two countries to a new height.

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Vietnamese President's visit to further tighten bilateral ties: Austrian Ambassador

Hanoi, July 24 (VNA) - Vietnamese President Vo Van Thuong’s upcoming official visit to Austria will help tighten relations between the two countries, Austrian Ambassador to Vietnam Hans-Peter Glanzer has said.

Vietnam: Rice sector needs more support to shift from quantity to quality

Hanoi, July 24 (VNA) – Despite a bright outlook predicted for rice exports in the second half of 2023, the rice sector still needs more support to shift from quantity to quality to seize global market opportunities.

Russian, Turkish foreign ministers discuss situation around grain deal over phone — source

ANKARA, July 18. /TASS/. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Turkish counterpart, Hakan Fidan, held a telephone conversation on Tuesday.

Growth of consumer prices in Russia increasingly persistent - Central Bank’s analysts

MOSCOW, July 12. /TASS/. The seasonally adjusted growth rate of consumer prices in Russia is becoming increasingly persistent, stabilizing above 4% in annual terms, according to the Central Bank’s Research and Forecasting Department Bulletin released on Wednesday.

Russia remains open for cooperation - PM

YEKATERINBURG, July 10. /TASS/. Russia is ready to continue developing economic cooperation with other countries, including in the technology sphere, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said at the plenary session of the Innoprom international industrial exhibition.

Digital transformation helps turn culture into soft power of Vietnam

Hanoi, July 10 (VNA) – Digital transformation, an obvious trend for all sectors, has become a tool for the cultural sector of Vietnam to make breakthroughs in turning into a source of soft power serving the country’s sustainable development.

Vietnam to accelerate international economic integration: resolution

Hanoi, July 7 (VNA) – Vietnam will work to step up international integration in general and international economic integration in particular, significantly contributing to growth model reform towards sustainability, according to a government resolution.

Russian senior diplomat notes purely commercial nature of Black Sea initiative — ministry

MOSCOW, July 6. /TASS/.

Sergey Mikhaylov steps down as TASS director general, to be succeeded by Andrey Kondrashov

MOSCOW, July 5. /TASS/. Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has signed a decree relieving Sergey Mikhaylov of his post as director general of Russia’s TASS news agency, the Russian government’s press service announced.