Four jailed for trying to overthrow State Politics

Four jailed for trying to overthrow State

The People's Court of Ho Chi Minh City on January 20 handed down sentences to four men charged with "working to overthrow the people's administration" in accordance with Article 79 of the Criminal Code.
Politics

CPV seeks enhanced ties with United Russia party

The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) maintains a policy of enhancing its ties with the United Russia (ER) party to help strengthen and further develop traditional friendship and all-sided, trustful and mutually beneficial cooperation between Vietnam and Russia, a CPV senior official said at the ER’s 11 th congress.
Society

Vietnam publishes Yearbook of Administrative Organisation 2009

The Vietnam Yearbook of Administrative Organisation 2009 has been published to provide information on the country’s administrative organisations for Party and State agencies, socio-economic organisations and people, contributing to information transparency in the process of administrative reform.
Vietnam, Lao news agencies bolster cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Lao news agencies bolster cooperation

Deputy General Director of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) Nguyen Duc Loi held talks with General Director of the Lao News Agency (KPL) Khamsene Phonsa in Vientiane on Nov. 13 during his current visit to Laos.
Politics

Passports for overseas Vietnamese

In order to facilitate the granting of general passports and laissez passers for Vietnamese nationals living abroard, the Ministry of Public Security and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued circular on Oct. 6, guiding a decree on entry and exit of Vietnamese citizens.
Society

Vietnam Pictorial receives First-Class Independence Order

The Vietnam Pictorial, published by the Vietnam News Agency (VNA), has received the State’s first-class Independence Order for its excellent achievements in foreign relations as well as in the nation’s defence during the renewal process.
Society

Photo show brings Hanoi to Paris

A photo exhibition portraying the life, sceneries and people of Hanoi was opened at the Vietnam Cultural Centre in Paris , France on October 9.
Business

New publication to boost Vietnam-Denmark trade

The Embassy of Denmark in Hanoi on September 21 launched a special publication designed to provide enterprises and policy makers in Vietnam with information on business opportunities with Danish partners.
Business

Vietnam remains ‘hot spot’ for global investors

Vietnam has been identified as one of the key markets for global investors, ranking number one on the top 10 emerging markets beyond the BRIC group (Brazil, Russia, India and China) for investors over the next five years.

This is one of the findings in the “Survive and Prosper: emerging markets in the global recession” report which was newly-published by the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) publication.

Politics

Vietnam wants to boost ties with France

Vietnam wants to further promote its traditional friendship and multi-dimensional cooperation with France , said a senior official of the Vietnam-France Friendship Association (VFFA).