Politics

Harasser crying “Stop harassing!”: Columnist

Columnist Tran Van recently wrote an exclusive article on the tension in the East Sea following China’s illegal placement of its drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 deep inside Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf. Following is a translation of his article under the above title.
Publishers target younger readers Culture - Sports

Publishers target younger readers

Publishers and book companies around the country are offering discounts of up to 50 percent to hundreds of book titles to attract students and young readers during the summer vacation.
Travel

Hanoi boosts links for tourism development

The Hanoi tourism sector is looking to regional links to improve efficiency as the capital is an attractive destination for tourists with more than 5,000 historical relics, close to 1,300 traditional craft villages, and a great number of intangible cultural heritages, according to radio The Voice of Vietnam
Vietnam presents Laos with political classics Politics

Vietnam presents Laos with political classics

The Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics on April 9 handed over to Laos a collection of works by Karl Marx, Frederic Engels, Lenin and Ho Chi Minh which were translated from Vietnamese into Lao language.
New translation brings Bhana war hero to life Society

New translation brings Bhana war hero to life

The famous novel Dat Nuoc Dung Len (The Country Rises Up) by veteran writer Nguyen Ngoc about Dinh Nup, a guerrilla leader of the ethnic Bhana group during the country's resistance war against the French, has been translated into Bhana.
Society

Legal documents needed to benefit disabled people

It is necessary to form a supervisory framework and guidelines for the implementation of the Law on Persons with Disabilities and a project to support the disadvantaged group in healthcare, education, transport, judiciary and employment.
Society

Literature brings Vietnam, Russia closer

Lovers of Russian and Vietnamese literature will have a chance to indulge their passion as five books featuring the two countries’ famous literature works in both languages were made public in Hanoi on December 10.
Poetic masterpiece to be translated into Russian Culture - Sports

Poetic masterpiece to be translated into Russian

The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of central Ha Tinh province on October 28 held a signing ceremony of a contract on financial support to the translation and publication of “Truyen Kieu” (The Tale of Kieu) into Russian language.
Politics

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.