ADB helps improve urban environment

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is ready to cooperate with Ho Chi Minh City in urbanisation projects which aim to address urban issues such as transport, water supply and environment.
AEC Council operating successfully Politics

AEC Council operating successfully

The ASEAN Economic Community recorded many successes in 2010, said Chairman of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council Vu Huy Hoang while reviewing the AEC’s operations this year.
17th ASEAN Summit opens Politics

17th ASEAN Summit opens

The 17th ASEAN Summit and related Summits opened on Oct. 28 in the presence of leaders of ASEAN’s 10 members.
ASEAN, China focus on dialogue relations Politics

ASEAN, China focus on dialogue relations

ASEAN leaders and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao met in Hanoi on October 29 to review and set out future directions of the ASEAN-China dialogue relations and to exchange views on regional and international issues of common interest.

Vietnam advocates sustainable development

The Vietnamese Government has adopted a wide range of economic policies and measures aimed at curbing the economic slowdown, stimulating growth and promoting social welfare and sustainable development.

Emulation should address on public concerns

Emulation movements should focus on handling public concerns and each locality needs to choose its practical matters for the movements in different periods, said the government leader.

Vietnam to fine tune policies on equitisation

The Ministry of Investment and Planning (MPI) is in a hurry to draw up a decree to cover the conversion of state-owned enterprises into one-member limited liability companies to speed up the process of restructuring state-owned enterprises which is said to be “too slow”.

President’s visit steps up Slovakia-Vietnam ties

The Slovak government and parliament leaders have viewed the Vietnamese State President’s visit to Slovakia as an important milestone that helps boost bilateral ties in a more practical and effective manner in the coming time.
Vietnam backs UN peacebuilding efforts Politics

Vietnam backs UN peacebuilding efforts

A Vietnamese diplomat has spoken highly of the Peacebuilding Commission’s efforts in implementing missions stipulated by relevant Resolutions of the UN General Assembly and the UN Security Council.

Party, Gov’t leaders emphasise partnership with RoK

Vietnam attaches importance to developing its strategic cooperative partnership with the Republic of Korea for the benefits and prosperity of each country, said the Party chief and the Prime Minister as they met with the RoK top legislator Kim Hyong-O in Hanoi on Nov. 16.