Parliamentarians seek to foster ties with UK

A delegation of Vietnamese parliamentarians led by Nguyen Van Giau, Chairman of the National Assembly’s Economic Committee, paid a working visit to the UK from December 14-19 to boost the friendship and cooperation with their British counterparts.
Binh Duong works to support Taiwanese firms Business

Binh Duong works to support Taiwanese firms

Leaders of the southern province of Binh Duong on December 1 had a working session with a mission from the Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs led by Lien Yu Ping, head of the Department for Investment Services, on measures to aid Taiwanese enterprises in the locality.

Vietnam, Germany boost security cooperation

The Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security and Germany’s law enforcement agencies have agreed to strengthen their collaboration in the fields of information and experience sharing, delegation exchanges, and personnel training.

Harasser crying “Stop harassing!”: Columnist

Columnist Tran Van recently wrote an exclusive article on the tension in the East Sea following China’s illegal placement of its drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 deep inside Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf. Following is a translation of his article under the above title.
Government meeting wraps up Politics

Government meeting wraps up

The government’s regular meeting concluded on July 1, giving comments to the country’s socio-economic performance in June and the first six months of this year, and drawing out directions for the rest of the year.

Vietnam steps up law-making connection with Portugal

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Uong Chu Luu has expressed hope that cooperation between the Vietnamese and Portuguese law-making bodies will usher in new prospects for bilateral partnership as well as regional and international ones.

Argentine scholars concerned about East Sea tension

Argentine scholars attending a recent seminar on Vietnam have voiced their concern about the current East Sea tension after China positioned its drilling rig in Vietnam ’s waters and made provocative moves threatening Southeast Asia’s stability.
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Russia ready for Vietnamese Cultural Days

The Vietnamese Culture Days in Russia will take place from June 24 to July 1 in three cities of Moscow , Saint Petersburg and Yaroslav, Vietnamese Ambassador in Russia Pham Xuan Son revealed at a press conference in Moscow on June 19.

Vietnam respects law in implementing oil, gas activities

Vietnam has implemented its oil and gas exploration and exploitation totally in the country’s continental shelf and waters in a continuous manner and in line with international law and the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS 1982).

Sri Lanka, Chile support Vietnam in East Sea issue

The latest developments in the East Sea came to the fore at a seminar held by the Sri Lanka – Vietnam Solidarity Association in Colombia on June 18, after China illegally placed its drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 in Vietnam ’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf in early May.