National Assembly Chairwoman visits Military Zone 1 Politics

National Assembly Chairwoman visits Military Zone 1

Military Zone 1 armed forces need to constantly uphold the Party’s military-defence guidelines and policy, as well as their duties to defend the country in the new circumstances, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said.
Action programme needed to fully tap CPTPP: experts Business

Action programme needed to fully tap CPTPP: experts

Vietnam ought to run an action programme which will enable the country to take full advantage of opportunities and overcome challenges from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), thus bringing great benefits to its enterprises and people, experts have said.
Diplomacy makes worthy contribution to national development: Deputy PM Politics

Diplomacy makes worthy contribution to national development: Deputy PM

The diplomatic sector has efficiently served the national revolutionary cause and made worthy contribution to the country’s strong rise from the ruin of war to become a symbol of peace, stability, unity and harmony, renovation and development, according to the country’s top diplomat Pham Binh Minh.
Vietnam active at United Nations’ forums Politics

Vietnam active at United Nations’ forums

The Vietnamese Ambassador to the United Nations Dang Dinh Quy has written about Vietnam’s contributions to the United Nations’ forums on the occasion of the 30th Diplomatic Conference scheduled to be held in Hanoi from August 12-17.
Viettel Group’s chairman appointed to lead information ministry Politics

Viettel Group’s chairman appointed to lead information ministry

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc issued Decision 900/QD-TTg on July 25 to give the authority of a Minister of Information and Communications to Major General Nguyen Manh Hung, member of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s Central Committee and Chairman and General Director of the military-run Viettel Group.
Commission urged to improve strategic forecast on foreign relations Politics

Commission urged to improve strategic forecast on foreign relations

The Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC)’s Commission for External Relations have been asked to continue improving the quality of strategic research and forecast as well as better its role as an advisor to the CPVCC Politburo and Secretariat on external relations.
PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy Business

PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy

Vietnam can no longer rely on the increasing investment by the public sector and exploitation of natural resources to drive its economic growth in the future, the Prime Minister’s newly established economic council warned in its very first meeting.
NA Vice Chairwoman welcomed in Laos Politics

NA Vice Chairwoman welcomed in Laos

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong visited Laos to attend activities to mark the 55th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties and 40 years of the signing of the Vietnam-Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.
NA to approve 24 bills in 2017: top legislator Politics

NA to approve 24 bills in 2017: top legislator

The National Assembly plans to pass 24 bills and debate 14 other draft laws in 2017, along with considering many important policies, stated NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan in a New Year interview with Vietnam News Agency.
Vietnam, China seek to boost win-win cooperation Politics

Vietnam, China seek to boost win-win cooperation

The top Party leaders of Vietnam and China discussed major orientations to reinforce trust and friendship, step up win-win cooperation across the board, maintain peace and stability at sea, and continue the healthy and sustainable bilateral relationship during their talks in Beijing, China on January 12.