Northern border defence war: victory and lessons Politics

Northern border defence war: victory and lessons

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Vietnam’s war to defend its northern border, Dr Tran Huu Huy, member of the Vietnam Association of Historical Sciences, analysed the victory and historic lessons drawn from the war.
Programme to ensure safety for women Society

Programme to ensure safety for women

Being free to reside, travel and enjoy city life in safety is a legitimate right of all people, especially women who have reason to worry about the possibility of sexual harassment or abuse.
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PM Dung presents Government’s report at National Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Government’s report on the socio-economic situation in 2013, results of the first three-year implementation of the five-year plan 2011-2015 and the tasks for 2014-2015, on the first day of the 6 th session of the 13 th National Assembly, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.
President vows better policies for fishermen Politics

President vows better policies for fishermen

President Truong Tan Sang has pledged to make proper changes to policies to support fishermen, especially assistance in travel and petrol costs, and shipbuilding to help them generate higher income.
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Vietnam backs arms trade control mechanism

Vietnam shares concern about the danger and burden caused by the illicit trade of conventional arms in relation to peace, security, development and the welfare of human-beings at both a national and international levels.