Campaign against landmines moves forward Society

Campaign against landmines moves forward

A summer day in 2000 and Ho Van Lai, aged 10, and three other friends were playing a game on a quiet sandy beach near their home in Cua Viet town in the central province of Quang Tri . But, a minute later a huge bang cut the children’s game short.
Business

Vietnam defines efficient use of ODA

Vietnam has clearly defined the efficient use of official development assistance (ODA) as the country is fully aware of its importance as a special capital source, a senior legislative official affirmed.
Party chief stresses newly accredited ambassadors’ tasks Politics

Party chief stresses newly accredited ambassadors’ tasks

Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh has urged newly accredited ambassadors to comprehensively conduct their assigned tasks, especially paying due attention to economic and cultural diplomacy and overseas Vietnamese affairs during their terms of office abroad.
Catholics join nation in patriotic movement Society

Catholics join nation in patriotic movement

Catholics have taken an active part in all patriotic movements launched by the Vietnam Fatherland Front, especially the “Day for the Poor”, said the Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholics (CSVC).
President asks army to modernise Politics

President asks army to modernise

State President Nguyen Minh Triet has urged the army to quickly develop the defence industry modernise its weaponry and military technologies and increase its tactical skills.
Politics

Int’l friends cheer Fatherland Front congress

Front officials from Laos, China, Cuba and Cambodia have shared joy, warm sentiments and durable friendship with their Vietnamese counterparts while attending the seventh National VFF Congress.
Young talents hold first-ever congress Society

Young talents hold first-ever congress

As many as 450 young talents who are studying or working both at home and abroad gathered at the first congress of Vietnamese young talents in Hanoi on Sept. 13.