VN prepares UNESCO application for Then singing
Vietnam will submit dossiers asking UNESCO to recognise
the Tay and Nung ethnic people’s Then Singing Practice as a
world intangible cultural heritage before March 31, according to the government
office’s official document.
Vietnam exported an estimated 1.28 million tonnes of rice in the first three months of the year, earning 570 million USD, down 18 percent in volume and 17.3 percent in value compared to the same period last year.
More than 208.5 million USD in foreign direct investment landed in northern Hai Phong city in the first quarter of 2016, up nearly 16 percent against the same period last year.
Vietnam attaches importance to the traditional relationship with Mozambique and wishes to promote multi-faceted cooperation between the nations, particularly in national defence, said a senior officer.
The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) will provide Vietnam 43 million USD in soft loan to sustainably improve income and reduce climate vulnerability of farm households in northeastern Vietnam.
Remittances to HCM City, which routinely accounts for the highest amount in the country, has topped 1 billion USD already this year.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has issued a decree imposing temporary anti-dumping duties on H-shaped steel products imported from China.