Society

Enterprises - vanguard force in int’l integration

Entrepreneurs and enterprise are a vanguard force in the national renewal and the international integration process, bringing the country to the same level as others in the world, said Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Sinh Hung.
Culture - Sports

Inner Mongolian dancers visit

Artists from The Ordos Music and Dance Troupe from China ’s Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region will showcase their tradition music, songs and dances in Hanoi and Hai Phong this week.
Politics

Ambassador meets with Vatican representative

The Vietnamese Ambassador in Italy has met with the Vatican Deputy Secretary for foreign relations, Ettore Balestero, to discuss relations between Vietnam and the Vatican and recent issues regarding the Catholic Church in Vietnam .
Society

49 Vietnamese graduates receive EC scholarships

The European Commission’s Charge D’Affaires in Vietnam Willy Vandenberge, on Aug.31 announced that 49 Vietnamese graduates have received Erasmus Mundus scholarships for the 2009-2010 academic year.
Seminar discusses child adoption bill Society

Seminar discusses child adoption bill

The adoption of Vietnamese orphans by foreigners will only be accepted after all attempts to place them with a local family have failed, says the child adoption bill drafted by the Ministry of Justice.
Business

Foreign firms target promising Vietnam, Indonesia

Many foreign companies, including automobile makers and retail corporations from Japan , China and the Republic of Korea , are eyeing Vietnam and Indonesia as potential markets due to strong domestic demand.