Christmas greetings to religious communities Society

Christmas greetings to religious communities

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh visited and extended Christmas greetings to Catholic and Protestant dignitaries and followers in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on December 23.
PM welcomes new WB Country Director in Vietnam Politics

PM welcomes new WB Country Director in Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc congratulated Ousmane Dione on his appointment as new Country Director for the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam at a reception at the Government’s headquarters on October 4.
Deputy PM hosts UK Foreign Office Minister Politics

Deputy PM hosts UK Foreign Office Minister

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hailed the success of the fourth Vietnam – UK strategic dialogue during a reception for UK Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire in Hanoi on February 27.
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New census shows slowing population growth

The results of a government census reveal that Vietnam ’s population rose by nearly 12 percent in the past ten years, making it the third most-populous ASEAN nation and the 13th most densely-populated in the world.