Society

International delegates visit Ninh Binh

A delegation of more than 200 representatives from foreign embassies, international organizations and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) on Feb. 25 visited the northern province of Ninh Binh.
Society

Labour orders awarded to overseas Vietnamese

Several overseas Vietnamese and organisations were praised for their significant contributions to the country’s development at the annual year-end gathering organised for overseas Vietnamese in HCM City on Jan. 17.
Society

HCM City vows to tackle traffic woes

Ho Chi Minh City pledged to curb the traffic accidents, aiming to reduce the number of accidents and traffic jams in the country’s economic hub by 10 percent next year.
Crime-fighting ‘everyone's duty' Society

Crime-fighting ‘everyone's duty'

Crime prevention and fighting is the responsibility of the police sector as well as the entire political system and the general population, said Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in an online meeting on crime prevention on Dec. 5.
Biography of State President Truong Tan Sang Politics

Biography of State President Truong Tan Sang

Truong Tan Sang, Politburo member and standing member of the Secretariat of the Party Central Committee, was elected as Vietnam’s State President with 97.4 percent of votes, at the ongoing first session of the 13th National Assembly in Hanoi on July 25.
Politics

French communist welcomed in HCM City

National Secretary of the French Communist Party (FCP) Pierre Laurent arrived in Ho Chi Minh City on April 17, opening his first visit to Vietnam at the invitation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) leader.
Society

Hanoi plans low-cost housing

The municipal Department of Construction has announced that 3.5 million square metres of housing will be built in Hanoi by the end of this year.
Politics

Ha Tinh leader seeks more ties with Laos

A senior officer from Ha Tinh central province said that the province always wishes to further strengthen its multifaceted cooperation with Laos localities, to match the special friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos.
Politics

Laos congratulated for successful Party congress

Politburo member and HCM City Party Committee Secretary Le Thanh Hai congratulated Laos on the successful completion of the 9th National Congress of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP), during a meeting with visiting Lao Deputy Prime Minister Thoongloun Sisoulith here on March 29.
Politics

Vietnam, Laos localities step up cooperation

The Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of the People’s Council of Thanh Hoa province, Mai Van Ninh, led a delegation to visit Houaphan province of Laos from February 21-23.
11th Party Congress announces CPVCC members Politics

11th Party Congress announces CPVCC members

The 11th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) on January 18 elected 175 official members and 25 alternate members to CPV Central Committee (CPVCC) for the 11th tenure.
Politics

Hanoi People's Council sets goals

Urban construction and management, transport, water supply, drainage and pollution would have to be tackled in the New Year, Hanoi Party Committee Secretary Pham Quang Nghi told the opening of the municipal People's Council's 22nd session on Dec. 7.