Politics

Vietnam focuses on external affairs

External affairs of the Vietnamese Party and State continue to be implemented actively and comprehensively to maintain a peaceful environment and stability and take advantage of external resources, contributing to overcoming the impact of the global economic recession.
Society

Foreign Ministry cooperates with London School

Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry and the UK’s London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on October 20 inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on education and training cooperation.
Society

NGO grants going strong

Vietnam received commitments to humanitarian and socio-economic assistance from 17 new foreign non-governmental organisations (NGO’s) in the first half of the year, despite the impact of the global economic downturn on charitable giving worldwide.