A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador to Austria Nguyen Trung Kien has recently attended the 20th session of the General Conference of the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) and its sidelines events in Vienna.
UNIDO has been present in Vietnam since 1978 and provided technical support to the Government in accordance with high international standards, focusing on enhancing the country’s competitiveness and sustainable industrial development.
The Vietnamese delegation at the event.
The organisation is running more than 70 projects with total funding of 11.75 million USD in the Southeast Asian nation, covering climate change response, support to small- and medium-sized enterprises to save energy so as to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and the improvement of the productivity and competitiveness of Vietnam's industries.
UNIDO and Vietnam are working on a cooperation programme for 2023-2027, which is expected to serve as a basis for their cooperation activities.
Vietnam-Norway relations thrive
In the more than 50 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations (1971-2023), Vietnam - Norway relations have thrived in a host of different fields.
Party chief suggests ways to foster Vietnam-Russia relations
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong put forth major orientations to strengthen Vietnam-Russia relations in the time ahead at a reception for Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Victorovich Volodin in Hanoi on October 16.
Evidence of good traditional relations between Vietnam and Russia
Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Victorovich Volodin, paid an official visit to Vietnam and co-chaired the second session of the Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Committee, between the National Assembly of Vietnam and the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, at the invitation of Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue.