Late Russian military expert in Vietnam honoured World

Late Russian military expert in Vietnam honoured

A ceremony took place in suburban Moscow on August 4 to install a memorial stele dedicated to the late Sen. Lieut. Gen Anatoly Ivanovich Khiupenen, head of the Russian military expert delegation to Vietnam.
NA leader concludes Laos visit Politics

NA leader concludes Laos visit

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and the Vietnamese NA high-level delegation arrived in Hanoi on September 29 night, concluding their four-day visit to Laos.
Friendship order, medal bestowed upon Russian gov’t agency Politics

Friendship order, medal bestowed upon Russian gov’t agency

A ceremony was held at the Embassy of Vietnam in Moscow, Russia on November 13 to present the Friendship Order and Friendship Medal to several staffers at the Federal Protective Service (FSO) of Russia for their contributions to Vietnam’s information security sector.
Deputy PM lauds Japan’s support for Vietnam Politics

Deputy PM lauds Japan’s support for Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh lauded Japan’s support for Vietnam’s socio-economic development, economic restructuring and infrastructure construction.
Vietnam, Laos honour women’s union activists Society

Vietnam, Laos honour women’s union activists

The Vietnamese and Lao States have honoured several units and individuals of the women’s unions of the two countries for their outstanding contribution to the traditional friendship and special solidarity between Vietnamese and Laos women and peoples.
Lao officials honoured for contributions to bilateral ties Politics

Lao officials honoured for contributions to bilateral ties

President Tran Dai Quang has decided to present the third-class Independence Order and the Friendship Order to 17 officials of the External Affairs Commission of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central Committee to honour their contributions to the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos.
Politics

Mongolian Deputy PM keen to boost ties with Vietnam

Mongolian Deputy Prime Minister Terbishdagva called for closer cooperation on trade, investment, healthcare and culture during a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister Dang Minh Khoi in Ulan Bator, the capital of Mongolia, on November 17.
Society

Laos honours Vietnamese for post-war assistance

The Lao government honoured 63 Vietnamese collectives and 148 individuals at a ceremony in Hanoi on September 23 for their efforts to locate and repatriate remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who died during the war in Laos.
Society

Kon Tum officials awarded Lao Order

Three units and 184 individuals in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum have been awarded orders, medals and insignias by the Lao State on the occasion of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship and Solidarity Year 2012.