Sen. Lieut. Gen Phan Van Giang (R) receives General Chea Tara, Director of the National Defence University (NDU) of Cambodia on November 19. (Photo: qdnd.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – Sen. Lieut. Gen Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Minister of National Defence, received General Chea Tara, Director of the National Defence University (NDU) of Cambodia, in Hanoi on November 19. Giang spoke highly of the fruitful collaboration between the Vietnamese National Defence Academy and the NDU in the past time, particularly the organisation of short-term training courses for Cambodian military officers, which he said have contributed greatly to consolidating ties between the two schools in particular, and two armies in general. He expressed his belief that they will continue working together to train high-quality human resources for the two armies. Leaders of the Vietnamese Ministry of Defence always endorse and create favourable … [Read more...] about Chief of General Staff Phan Van Giang welcomes Cambodian guest
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Vo Van Kien Nhan from Viet Tien Garment JSC said he is looking forward to the signing of EVFTA and puts high hopes on the agreement, though he anticipates serious competition from foreign brands such as Zara and H&M. The preparations for the signing of EVFTA are nearly completed. Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue said at a recent event that only some technical issues need to be fixed. “I believe that with goodwill on both sides, the issues will be settled before the summer so that the agreement can be inked,” he said. In 2017, Vietnam exported US$31.16 billion worth of textiles and garments, an increase of 10.23% compared with the year before. Of this, exports to the EU brought US$3.79 billion, up by 6.3%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). Vitas’ chair Vu Duc Giang said the target of US$36 billion worth of exports this year is within reach thanks to the FTAs. The EU, the second largest export market for Vietnam, is expected to help the country’s … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s textile & garment industry expect big benefits from EVFTA
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Teleconference on raising retirement age roadmap (Source: Vietnam+) Hanoi (VNA) - Themed "Choosing a suitable roadmap for raising retirement age," a tele meeting organized by the Vietnam Social Security and Nhan Dan newspaper was held in Hanoi on May 21 to answer questions about the roadmap of raising retirement age, the specific time to start applying this roadmap, the right to retirement and provisions to create conditions for employees to exercise this right ... Finding the right route Resolution No. 28-NQ/TW states: "From 2021, adjusting the retirement age according to the goal of increasing the general retirement age, narrowing the gender gap in the retirement age regulations; to special occupations, employees are entitled to retire 5 years earlier or later than the general retirement age." In this spirit, the adjustment of raising the retirement age also needs to match the size, structure, quality, health status and longevity of Vietnamese workers, avoiding sudden adjustments to … [Read more...] about Raising retirement age: which roadmap is suitable?