Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong becomes new President Politics

Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong becomes new President

Deputies of the 14th National Assembly on October 23 elected Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, as the State President for the 2016-2021 tenure during their on-going sixth session in Hanoi.
PVC trial highlights rule of law Society

PVC trial highlights rule of law

The high-profile trial of Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of the PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC), and his accomplices, ended on January 22 after two weeks of sitting.
APEC 2017: Vietnamese President meets with top leader of Laos Politics

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President meets with top leader of Laos

President Tran Dai Quang met on November 11 with General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith, who was in Da Nang city to attend the APEC-ASEAN dialogue as part of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week.
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Vietnam anti-corruption initiative programme introduced

Practical initiatives and new ideas of the community are being sought to enhance transparency, public integrity and accountability and reduce corruption in Vietnam, heard a conference in northern Thai Nguyen province on January 15.