France cracks down on illegal immigrants

The French government on March 31 unveiled a bill to tighten up its immigration laws and impose stricter punishments on anyone caught employing foreigners without work permits.

Science university set to open this year

Hanoi Science and Technology University jointly funded by the Vietnamese and French governments with an initial investment of 242 million USD, will open in September.

France wishes to further relations with Vietnam

French Prime Minister Francois Fillon expressed his country’s wish to further develop its traditional friendship and cooperation with Vietnam while meeting with Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Le Thanh Hai on Nov. 13 as part of his visit to Vietnam.