Late PM Pham Van Dong’s birthday marked  Society

Late PM Pham Van Dong’s birthday marked

An incense offering ceremony to commemorate the 112th birth anniversary of late Prime Minister Pham Van Dong, a prominent leader of Vietnam’s revolution in the 20th century, was held at his memorial site in Mo Duc district, the central province of Quang Ngai on March 1.
VNA sends photos to exhibition in France Society

VNA sends photos to exhibition in France

Forty black & white, and colour photos depicting the Vietnam Embassy headquarters in France captured by Vietnam News Agency reporters have been sent to an exhibition marking 40-year existence of the historical building.
Fidel Castro – Great friend of Vietnam Society

Fidel Castro – Great friend of Vietnam

“Cuba is willing to devote blood for Vietnam” is among famous statements of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castrol, a name that Vietnamese people always keep in their mind with love, admiration and deep sympathy.
Vietnam sends paper affirming island sovereignty to UN Politics

Vietnam sends paper affirming island sovereignty to UN

The Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations on July 3 sent a paper to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon opposing China ’s illegal occupation of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago and asserting Vietnam ’s sovereignty over it.
China's East Sea justification absurd Politics

China's East Sea justification absurd

To explain the reason for its placement of Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig in Vietnam's sovereign waters, China has cited a 1958 Diplomatic Note written by the late Prime Minister Pham Van Dong (the 1958 Note, in short) as a "proof" of Vietnam's recognition of China's sovereignty over the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes.
New party chief offers incense to Ho Chi Minh Politics

New party chief offers incense to Ho Chi Minh

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on Feb. 2 made an incense offering to the late President Ho Chi Minh at House 67, where the President drew his last breath 42 years ago, at the Ho Chi Minh Memorial Site in the Presidential Palace.
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Russian paper praises General Vo Nguyen Giap

The Russian Federation Communist Party-run newspaper, “Pravda” (the Truth) on Sept. 2 ran an article praising General Vo Nguyen Giap, a talented and righteous general of the Vietnamese army and people.