Russian experts publish book on modern Vietnam hinh anh 1The book cover. Photo: VNA
A book on contemporary Vietnam compiled by a research centre for Vietnam and ASEAN under the Russian Academy of Science (RUS) is set to be released shortly.

The book, titled “Vietnam Today”, compiles the latest documents and research studies on political and socio-economic affairs unfolding in the Southeast Asian nation within the 21 st century. It also offers a glimpse into its history and contemporary turning points.

Insight into modern Vietnam opens with an overview of the political and social system that underscores the role of the ruling Communist Party. Following chapters provide readers with information on local market economy building, major sectors, foreign trade and financial system, among others.

Bilateral foreign diplomacy as well as culture and art are also highlights of the book.-VNA