Easter greetings offered to Catholics, Protestants Society

Easter greetings offered to Catholics, Protestants

Head of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang has extended his Easter greetings to the Episcopal Council of the Vietnam Catholic Church, bishops of dioceses, and dignitaries and followers of Protestant churches in the country.
Prime Minister welcomes Holy See delegation Politics

Prime Minister welcomes Holy See delegation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 18 received a delegation from the Holy See, led by Under-Secretary for Relations with States Antoine Camilleri, who are in Vietnam to attend the seventh meeting of the Vietnam-Vatican Joint Working Group.
Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh meets Vatican leaders Politics

Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh meets Vatican leaders

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on October 20 had meetings with Pope Francis and Secretary of State of the Vatican City Cardinal Pietro Parolin on October 20 during his working trip to the city state.
HCM City honours exemplary Catholics in charity work Society

HCM City honours exemplary Catholics in charity work

The Vietnam Fatherland Front of Ho Chi Minh City, in coordination with the city’s Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholics, held a ceremony on August 28 to honour 85 Catholics in the city who have made great contributions to social welfare, education and health care.
Holy See always wants stronger relations with Vietnam: official Politics

Holy See always wants stronger relations with Vietnam: official

Under-Secretary for the Holy See’s Relations with States Antoine Camilleri met with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and senior officials of Vietnam in Hanoi on January 18, affirming that Pope Francis and the Holy See always want Vietnam – the Holy See relations to further develop.
Kon Tum to establish six parishes Society

Kon Tum to establish six parishes

Authorities of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum has given nod to the establishment of six parishes at the request of provincial Diocese’s Bishop.
PM’s Europe tour concludes successfully Politics

PM’s Europe tour concludes successfully

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung arrived in Hanoi on the morning of October 19, ending his tour to Belgium, the European Union, Germany and Italy where he attended the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit.
VN welcomes US’ licensing of Vietnamese agricultural imports Politics

VN welcomes US’ licensing of Vietnamese agricultural imports

Vietnam welcomed the US Department of Agriculture’s move to grant import licences to a number of Vietnamese agricultural products, such as lychee and longan, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh said in a regular press briefing on September 11.