Laos makes strides towards poverty alleviation ASEAN

Laos makes strides towards poverty alleviation

Laos is pursuing its drive to reduce the poverty rate below 10 percent by 2020, while also attempting to meet outstanding Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), according to local newspaper.
Vietnam works to ensure better human rights Politics

Vietnam works to ensure better human rights

Vietnam will spare no effort to ensure better fundamental human rights for people, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh said at the 32nd session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland.
ASEM youth week to be held Society

ASEM youth week to be held

The 2016 Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Youth Week in conjunction with the Model ASEM will be held in Hanoi and the northern province of Quang Ninh from April 1 to 7.
Vietnam undertakes UNHRC membership soundly Politics

Vietnam undertakes UNHRC membership soundly

Vietnam has been contributing to protecting and advancing the value of human rights in a direct, responsible and constructive manner during its membership of the United Nations Human Rights Council.