Interests of each religion intertwined with those of nation: PM Politics

Interests of each religion intertwined with those of nation: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting in the central city of Da Nang on August 9 with religious dignitaries who made outstanding contributions to the national construction and safeguard, during which he affirmed that interests of each religion are intertwined with those of the nation.
Vietnamese, Cambodian religious officials hold talks Politics

Vietnamese, Cambodian religious officials hold talks

Head of Vietnam’s Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang said he wishes that the Cambodian Ministry of Cults and Religion would create favourable conditions for overseas Vietnamese following Buddhism and Caodaism in the country to join religious activities.
Vietnam commits to promoting protection of human rights Politics

Vietnam commits to promoting protection of human rights

Vietnam regards the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) as an obligation of a responsible member of the United Nations (UN) as well as an opportunity to introduce the country’s consistent policies, efforts and achievements in protecting human rights, according to Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung.
Vietnam, Cambodia share experience in religious affairs Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia share experience in religious affairs

A conference to exchange experience in religious affairs between Vietnam and Cambodia kicked off in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on January 11 as part of a cooperation agreement between the Government Committee for Religious Affairs and the Cambodian Ministry of Religions and Cults.
Christmas greetings sent to Hue Archdiocese Society

Christmas greetings sent to Hue Archdiocese

Head of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang and authorities of the central Thua Thien-Hue province visited and extended Christmas greetings to dignitaries of the Hue Archdiocese on December 20.
Vietnam, Sri Lanka foster cooperation in religion Politics

Vietnam, Sri Lanka foster cooperation in religion

Cooperation in religion between Vietnam and Sri Lanka has contributed to the religious work in each country and to stepping up people-to-people diplomacy and tightening the bilateral traditional friendship and multi-faceted cooperation.
Vatican official welcomed in Hanoi Politics

Vatican official welcomed in Hanoi

Head of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang hosted a reception in Hanoi on September 7 for Cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz, Prefect of the Vatican’s Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life.
Religious followers express concern about illegal activities Society

Religious followers express concern about illegal activities

Followers of the officially-recognised “Hoi thanh của Duc Chua Troi Hiep hoi Truyen giao Tin Lanh The gioi” (World Mission Society Church of God) in Vietnam have expressed concern that illegal activities of some religious groups with similar names will affect the image and operation of their religion.