National Assembly to adopt two laws on June 14 Politics

National Assembly to adopt two laws on June 14

The National Assembly is expected to adopt the draft law on amendments and supplements to several articles of the Law on Sports and Physical Training and the bill on Measurement and Map on June 14.
Vietnam vows to promote rights of the elderly Society

Vietnam vows to promote rights of the elderly

Vietnam will protect and promote rights of the elderly at regional and global level, Ambassador and deputy permanent representative of the Vietnam mission to the United Nations Pham Thi Kim Anh said.
Technology Transfer Law on debate Politics

Technology Transfer Law on debate

The eighth session of 14th National Assembly Standing Committee on March 16 turned its agenda toward discussing amendments to the Technology Transfer Law.
Society

Agencies told to step up implementation of anti-torture convention

Vietnamese ministries have been requested by the Prime Minister to step up their inspections into allegations of torture and their settlement of cases, as stipulated in the United Nations Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatments or Punishments (CAT).
Business

UK investors seek opportunities in Vietnam

Crowds of UK investors gathered at a workshop organised by the UK-ASEAN Business Council (UKABC) on March 3 in London to examine investment opportunities in the Vietnamese market.
Vietnam-UK trade slightly decreases in 2014 Business

Vietnam-UK trade slightly decreases in 2014

Trade between Vietnam and the United Kingdom in 2014 was valued at 2.8 billion GBP (4.5 billion USD), a 2 percent decrease from the previous year, as announced by the Commercial Office at the Vietnamese Embassy in the UK.