Politics

Vietnam, Laos strengthen border peace, stability

The High Command of Military Zone 4 and the High Command of six Lao provinces that share a border with the zone held a joint meeting to evaluate their cooperation in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on May 28.
Environment

Floods, landslide kill five people

Fast-rising floods killed three in the southern province of An Giang while two people died in a landslide in the northern mountainous of Yen Bai on Sept. 29.
RoK naval ships visit Ho Chi Minh City Politics

RoK naval ships visit Ho Chi Minh City

Two naval ships of the Republic of Korea (RoK), named Gang Gam Chan and Chun Ji, with 385 officers and sailors aboard, arrived in Ho Chi Minh City, beginning their friendship visit to the city from Sept. 27-29.
Russian warships visit Da Nang Politics

Russian warships visit Da Nang

Three ships of Russia ’s Pacific fleet on May 7 docked at Da Nang port, beginning a 4-day official visit to the central city of Da Nang .
Society

French naval vessel visits Vietnam

The French navy frigate Le Vendemiaire with the 93-sailor crew on board docked at Vietnam's northern Hai Phong port on April 25, starting its six-day visit to the city.
Politics

New friendship symbol for Vietnam-Laos ties

A hand-over ceremony of works of That Luang square, Saysettha park and Vientiane 450-year roundabout, as gifts of the Vietnamese government to Laos, was held in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on Nov.14.
Politics

Cambodian Royal Army Guards visit Vietnam

A delegation of the High Command of the Cambodian Royal Army Guards led by deputy commander General Dieng Sarun, has paid a working visit to the High Command of Military Zone 7.
Politics

Foreign military attaches visit Vietnam’s army units

A delegation of foreign military attaches in Vietnam has paid a visit to several army units, contributing to strengthening mutual understanding and trust between the Vietnam People’s Army and their foreign counterparts.
Society

Soldiers’ remains repatriated from Cambodia

The central province of Binh Phuoc held a solemn memorial service on July 24 to re-bury the remains of 172 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and specialists who laid down their lives in Cambodia during the wartime.