Vietnam seeks to lift relations with Indonesia Politics

Vietnam seeks to lift relations with Indonesia

Vietnam attaches a great deal of importance to its traditional friendship with Indonesia and desires to lift relations into a new height, said State President Nguyen Minh Triet in Hanoi on August 19.
Politics

Nation values State Guards’ contributions, sacrifices

The Vietnamese Party, State and people highly esteem the contributions made by the State Guards of the People’s Police in maintaining security and social order, and in defending the nation’s revolutionary achievements, said State President Nguyen Minh Triet.
Politics

President Triet receives new foreign ambassadors

President Nguyen Minh Triet received five newly-accredited ambassadors from Argentina , Thailand , Saudi Arabia , Spain and Austria on Aug. 18 in Hanoi , who each presented him with their credentials.
Tuyen Quang urged to develop forest economy Politics

Tuyen Quang urged to develop forest economy

The mountainous northern province of Tuyen Quang should make use of its advantages to develop a forest-based economy as it is home to nearly 500,000 ha of economically valuable forests.
Society

‘Twinning’ model for Highland women praised

Twelve collectives and 12 individuals have been awarded with certificates of merit for their brilliant achievements in developing and implementing the ‘twinning’ model between Kinh and minority women.
Society

Libyan Revolution Day celebrated in Hanoi

The Vietnam Committee for Solidarity with Libyan Arab People (VCSLAP) and the Libyan Economic Cooperation Office in Vietnam co-organised a meeting in Hanoi on August 18 to celebrate the 40th Libyan Al Fateh Revolution Day (September 1).
Politics

Laos marks Vietnam's national day

A photo exhibition and a gala night were held in the northern province of Sayabuli, Laos, on August 11 to mark Vietnam’s August Revolution on August 19 and National Day on September 2.
ASEAN looks forward to build green Asia ASEAN

ASEAN looks forward to build green Asia

The Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) marked its 42 nd founding day under the theme “Green Asia” in Jakarta on Aug. 8 to reflect its care about the environment that has been deteriorated by clime change.