Vietnam, Russia sign various cooperation agreements Business

Vietnam, Russia sign various cooperation agreements

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong and Russian President Vladimir Putin witnessed the signing of many cooperation agreements on September 6, within the framework of the former’s ongoing visit to Russia.
Vietnamese, Russian ministries strengthen security ties Politics

Vietnamese, Russian ministries strengthen security ties

The Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security (MPS) and the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD) affirmed their readiness to expand bilateral cooperation during a working session between their deputy ministers in Moscow on September 5.
Vietnam, Thailand step up political, security cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Thailand step up political, security cooperation

Minister of Public Security Sen. Lieut. Gen. To Lam on August 6 hosted a reception for Secretary-General of the National Security Council (NSC) of Thailand Gen. Wanlop Rugsanaoh, who came to Vietnam to co-chair the 10th meeting of the Vietnam-Thailand Joint Working Group (JWG) on politics and security.
Three high-ranking military, police officials disciplined Society

Three high-ranking military, police officials disciplined

The Politburo and the Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) on July 28 decided to take disciplinary actions against three high-ranking officials from the Ministry of Public Security and the Ministry of National Defence for their multiple wrongdoings.
HCM City police complimented for anti-terrorism efforts Society

HCM City police complimented for anti-terrorism efforts

Ho Chi Minh City’s police units were applauded for their glorious achievements in fighting terrorism in the past time, especially the raid on a group of people conducting terrorist activities at a police station in Tan Binh district on June 20.
Vietnam, Israel to boost cooperation in fighting crime Politics

Vietnam, Israel to boost cooperation in fighting crime

The Ministries of Public Security of Vietnam and Israel should increase the exchange of information and experience in preventing and combating crime, especially transnational crime, said Vietnamese Minister of Public Security Sen. Lieut. Gen. To Lam.
Can Tho sets to develop smart city Business

Can Tho sets to develop smart city

Domestic and foreign experts gathered at a conference held in Can Tho on May 21 to share smart solutions to the management of urban area for sustainable and prosperous development to meet the increasing demand of local residents, organisations and enterprises.
Population data plan lacks funding Society

Population data plan lacks funding

A lack of funding is a major problem in implementing the master plan on simplifying administrative procedures, citizenship papers and the population management database for 2013-2020.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc leaves for ASEAN-India summit Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc leaves for ASEAN-India summit

At the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse, leading the Vietnamese delegation, left Hanoi for India to attend the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit as well as the celebration of India’s 69th Republic Day.
Vietnam aims to treat HIV, halt drug rise Health

Vietnam aims to treat HIV, halt drug rise

Vietnam must step up efforts to ensure 90 percent of HIV-infected people will receive sustained antiretroviral (ARV) therapy by 2020, in line with the international UN target, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said at a meeting of National Committee for AIDS, Prostitution and Drug Prevention on December 8.
President requests absolute security for APEC 2017 events Politics

President requests absolute security for APEC 2017 events

President Tran Dai Quang has requested the Ministries of National Defence and Public Security not to let any mistake happen during the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week scheduled to take place in the central city of Da Nang from November 6-11.