Int’l law body hails Vietnam’s realities Politics

Int’l law body hails Vietnam’s realities

Members of the International Law Commission (ILC) have hailed the realities in Vietnam and Southeast Asia at the first session of the just-concluded 71st general assembly at the United Nations office in Geneva, according to a diplomat.
Van Don Economic Zone needs 358.2 million USD for infrastructure Business

Van Don Economic Zone needs 358.2 million USD for infrastructure

The People’s Committee of northeastern Quang Ninh Province has released a plan to implement Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s conclusion on the development of Van Don Economic Zone (EZ) that would require more than 8.35 trillion VND (358.2 million USD) to expand its infrastructure by 2030.
Vietnam’s election to UNSC proves its prestige on int’l arena Politics

Vietnam’s election to UNSC proves its prestige on int’l arena

Vietnam’s election as non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for the 2020-2021 tenure with 192 approval votes out of the 193 UN members has proved the country’s improving prestige on the international arena, said Russian expert Grigory Lokshin.
Vietnam to help raise ASEAN position in UN: Thai media Politics

Vietnam to help raise ASEAN position in UN: Thai media

Vietnam will continue to raise ASEAN's position at the United Nations (UN), particularly after being voted to become a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council (UNSC) for the second time, according to an article published on June 11 by Thailand’s Bangkok Post newspaper.
Vietnam pursues multilateralism, consensus at UNSC: Deputy PM Politics

Vietnam pursues multilateralism, consensus at UNSC: Deputy PM

Vietnam’s highest priority during its term as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 would be promoting multilateralism and compliance with international law in addressing global challenges regarding peace and security, said a senior official.
Vietnam–Norway Joint Statement Politics

Vietnam–Norway Joint Statement

Vietnam and Norway issued a joint statement on the official visit to Norway by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc as well as agreements reached by the countries’ leaders during the visit.
War remnants evoke love for peace Videos

War remnants evoke love for peace

Despite the over four decades since the American resistance war in Vietnam ended, its consequences linger in ways words can hardly describe.
Tet holiday should remain unchanged: businesses Society

Tet holiday should remain unchanged: businesses

When the Tet (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) holiday falls on a weekend, workers should still enjoy the following Monday and Tuesday as paid public holidays, business associations said at a workshop on revisions to the Labour Code on May 14.
Vesak 2019: Ha Nam Declaration issued Society

Vesak 2019: Ha Nam Declaration issued

The 2019 Ha Nam Declaration was issued at end of the 16th United Nations Day of Vesak at the Tam Chuc Convention Centre in the northern province of Ha Nam on May 14.
Breakthroughs needed for Thua Thien-Hue’s development: Party official Politics

Breakthroughs needed for Thua Thien-Hue’s development: Party official

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue needs a long-term development plan, in which major breakthroughs should be made to create an improvement to the local socio-economic situation, according to Chairman of the Economic Commission of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Van Binh.
ASEAN economic ministers discuss RCEP negotiations, ASW completion ASEAN

ASEAN economic ministers discuss RCEP negotiations, ASW completion

ASEAN economic ministers gathered at the 25th ASEAN Economic Minister Retreat (AEM Retreat) in Phuket, Thailand on April 23 to discuss the conclusion of negotiations for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) at the end of this year, as well as the completion of the ASEAN Single Window (ASW).