Deputy Defence Minister visits US Politics

Deputy Defence Minister visits US

Deputy Defence Minister Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh paid a four-day working visit to the US from Sept. 26-29 for consultation on the first ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting Plus (ADMM+).
Russian reporter sentimental about Hanoi Society

Russian reporter sentimental about Hanoi

Russian reporter Sergey Aphonin had an article titled, “ Hanoi in my heart” in October’s first edition of the Russian news agency Itar-Tass’s fortnightly publication, Tassovets on the occasion of the 1,000 th anniversary of Hanoi .
Business

Mexico-Vietnam Business Committee holds first session

The first session of the Mexico-Vietnam Joint Business Committee (MVJBC) and a seminar on bilateral trade took place in Mexico city on September 21 as part of a working visit by a Vietnamese Defence Ministry business delegation.
Business

EU sees Vietnam as a market economy by 2018

A senior EU trade official says that Vietnam will meet all the five criteria for the world’s largest trading bloc to recognise the country as having a market economy by 2018.
Cambodian terrorist receives 18 years in jail World

Cambodian terrorist receives 18 years in jail

The Phnom Penh municipal court on Sept. 22 sentenced Som Ek to 18 years in prison for his involvement in a failed bomb plot targeting the Cambodia-Vietnam Friendship Monument in July 2007.
Army elite asked to strengthen defence power Politics

Army elite asked to strengthen defence power

The army must uphold the general strength of the nation, the entire political system and the great national unity bloc to build up the people’s defence and strengthen military power in terms of both potential and posture.
Politics

Vietnam, Laos exchange rewarding experiences

Lieutenant General Nguyen Tuan Dung, Deputy Chairman of the Vietnam People’s Army’s General Department of Politics, received a delegation from the Laos ’s Emulation and Reward Institute in Hanoi on Sept. 23.
VN to play final at AFF U16 tourney Culture - Sports

VN to play final at AFF U16 tourney

Vietnam’s youth players won 1-0 over host Indonesia at the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) U-16 Youth Championship on September 22, securing a ticket to the final match after two consecutive victories.
Vietnamese Days in Russia helps promote trade Business

Vietnamese Days in Russia helps promote trade

The “Vietnamese Days in Russia ” programme takes place from September 13 to 18 to mark the 60 th anniversary of Vietnam-Russia diplomatic ties and the 55 th anniversary of the signing of their Agreement on Economic and Trade Cooperation.