The nation’s youth delegates are being led by First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Le Quoc Phong. Upon arriving, Mr Phong took part in a working session with the Russian Federal Agency for Youth Affairs in Moscow on September 24. Alexander Bugayev, Chairman of the Russian Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, welcomes the Vietnamese delegation to the forum and explains the opportunities on offer for both sides to exchange experiences whilst volunteering in the programme. Mr Phong shows sincere thanks to the warm welcome put on by the Russian hosts. He adds that volunteer youth programmes are a key activity that can serve to boost the traditional friendship that exists between the two countries. The head of the Vietnamese delegation also notes that the Vietnam-Russia Youth Forum offers a chance for youngsters and those working in youth affairs to exchange information about their experiences in the sector. Indeed, the chance to learn more … [Read more...] about Youngsters take part activities for Vietnam-Russia Youth Forum
Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education Vo Van Thuong (centre) shakes hands with Chairman of Communist Party of the Russian Federation Gennady Zyuganov (Photo: VNA) During his working trip to the country, he met with leaders of the ruling United Russia Party and the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, and the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. At the sessions, the sides discussed situations of each Party and country. They also took note of the results of numerous activities in the Vietnam Year in Russia and the Russia Year in Vietnam, which mark the 25th year of the treaty on fundamental principles of Vietnam-Russia friendship and the 70th year of bilateral diplomatic ties. They reiterated that the cooperation between the two countries’ Parties serves as an important political foundation and a driving force to strengthen the Vietnam-Russia relations. Touching upon … [Read more...] about Party official joins working sessions with Russia’s political parties
A Vietnamese booth at WorldFood Moscow 2019. — Photo nhandan.com.vn MOSCOW Ten Vietnamese companies are showcasing their products at WorldFood Moscow 2019, one of Russia's leading food and drink expos, which opened in Moscow on Monday. Among their goods are farm produce such as rice, coffee, tea and cashew nuts, as well as seafood, forestry, canned fruits, dairy products, juice drinks and beer. Since its inception in 1991, the major exhibition, which serves the global food and drinks industry, has grown to become the entry point for international manufacturers looking to enter the vibrant Russian market. Every year, the event connects thousands of businesses from around the world with Russia's key food and drink buyers, including retail representatives from Russia’s leading supermarket chains, wholesalers and food manufacturers. Nguyễn Thị Mỹ Nhi, president of Tín Thịnh Co, which … [Read more...] about Vietnamese firms join int’t food fair in Russia.
Bac Ninh (VNA) – Secretary of northern Bac Ninh provincial Party Committee Nguyen Nhan Chien hosted a local reception on October 2 for a delegation from the Russia – Vietnam Friendship Association led by General Director of Russia’s Yaroslav Region Export Support Centre Bagrova Natalia. Chien expressed his wish that Russia and Bac Ninh would explore cooperation opportunities in fields other than economy, such as socio-culture, thus strengthening ties between Vietnam and Russia, and between Bac Ninh and Russia in particular. Natalia, for her part, spoke highly of Bac Ninh’s development over the past years, particularly incentives for Russian firms, including those from Yaroslav. As Yaroslav is one of the 14 largest Russian industrial hubs, Russia is willing to share its experience in smart city development with Vietnam, she said. The official hoped that more incentives will be provided for Russian enterprises in the near future, thus contributing … [Read more...] about Bac Ninh pushes economic ties with Russia
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (L) and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at a meeting in Lima, Peru, on November 19, 2016 (Photo: AFP/VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Mosow on October 2, beginning his five-day visit to Russia. During his visit, President Duterte is scheduled to meet Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow to discuss measures to boost the countries’ cooperation in economy, investment, transport, agriculture, among others. The Philippine President will meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in Sochi, to review bilateral ties. Both sides will define ways to further enhance cooperation in security and defense and combatting terrorism, extremism and cross-border crimes. The two sides will also discuss regional and global developments that affect the Philippines and Russia, Duterte said before the visit. As part of the visit, Duterte will join with the Russian President and many world leaders to … [Read more...] about Philippine President visits Russia