Politics

Party delegation visits Germany, UK

A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) headed by Hoang Binh Quan, a member of the CPV Central Committee (CPVCC) and head of the CPVCC’s Commission for External Relations, paid a working visit to Germany and the UK from June 13-23.
Vietnam, Cambodia to further tighten relations Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia to further tighten relations

State President Nguyen Minh Triet and Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni said on June 23 that they believed the friendship, cooperation and mutual confidence between leaders and people of the two nations will be further tightened.
World

Asia discuss measures to preserve cultural heritage

The Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) convened a two-day meeting at sub-committee level on protecting and respecting cultural diversity, in the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh , starting from July 5.
World

China, Taiwan talk to finalise trade pact

Senior officials from mainland China and Taiwan met in Taipei on June 24 to finalise the details of an Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA), which both expect to sign next week.
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EU praises Vietnamese compliance to trade rules

Vietnamese enterprises have strictly complied with the regulations set by the European Union for exported goods, therefore the prospect of them getting access to the EU market and being competitive are very positive, said an EU representative.
Society

UK NGO helps reduce poverty in Lao Cai

The UK NGO, Oxfam, will support economic development for ethnic people and poor women in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai and help develop trademarks for local farm produce.
Business

Vietnam committed to green growth

On June 16, the head of the Vietnamese delegation to the Second East Asia Climate Forum has stressed the need for a new model of economic development, citing a range of new measures to be taken to deal with the effects of climate change.
Politics

CPV delegation visits China to boost ties

A delegation from the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) led by Dam Huu Dac, Deputy Minister of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs, is visiting China from June 6-20 under the experience sharing plans between the CPV and the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Politics

State Audit delegation visits Laos

A delegation from the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) led by Chief Auditor Vuong Dinh Hue is on a six-day visit to Laos from June 8 to boost ties with the Lao counterpart.