National conference on anti-corruption opens Politics

National conference on anti-corruption opens

The Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption held a national conference on corruption prevention in Hanoi on June 25, chaired by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong, who is also head of the committee.
Deputy PM answers issues of public concern Politics

Deputy PM answers issues of public concern

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue took the floor during the fifth meeting of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on June 6 to answer questions regarding issues of public concern.
Action month for children 2018 kicks off Society

Action month for children 2018 kicks off

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs launched the 2018 action month for children, themed “For children’s safe and healthy living”, in the northern province of Phu Tho on May 27.
Bai Choi singing receives UNESCO status Culture - Sports

Bai Choi singing receives UNESCO status

A ceremony was held in Binh Dinh on May 5 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a popular folklore style of singing in central Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Party chief urges greater anti-corruption efforts Politics

Party chief urges greater anti-corruption efforts

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has asked the Central Steering Committee for Anti-Corruption to instruct competent agencies to double efforts to ensure progress of investigation, prosecution and judgment of cases.