Politics

UN official wraps up Vietnam visit

The UN Independent Expert on minority issues has expressed her good impression at the Vietnamese Government’s priority implementation of ethnic minority policy and its openness in addressing difficulties needing to be solved.
Politics

Vietnam, US join hands on nuclear energy

Vietnam ’s Deputy Minister of Science and Technology and the US Ambassador to Vietnam signed a memorandum of understanding on nuclear energy cooperation in Hanoi on March 30.
Vietnam, RoK boost lawmaking cooperation Politics

Vietnam, RoK boost lawmaking cooperation

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has affirmed Vietnam ’s consistent policy of boosting strategic cooperation with the Republic of Korea (RoK) in all fields, including lawmaking.
FM spokeswoman rejects US human rights reports Politics

FM spokeswoman rejects US human rights reports

Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Nguyen Phuong Nga has rejected the US Department of State’s comments on the human rights situation in Vietnam , saying that it was built on untrue information.
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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 .
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Vietnam values ties with Thailand

Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh has affirmed Vietnam ’s consistent policy of attaching great importance to ties with Thailand , while receiving Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva in Hanoi on July 10.