Politics

Vietnam, China cooperate in publishing activities

The National Politics Publishing House (NPPH) on Dec. 16 held a discussion on publishing work with the Chinese Embassy in Vietnam on the occasion of the 60 th anniversary of Vietnam-China diplomatic ties and the Vietnam-China Friendship Year 2010.
Society

Inscription heritage status sought

Monument inscriptions in Han Chinese and Nom (old Vietnamese script based on Chinese characters) at the royal citadel in Hue will be submitted to UNESCO to be recognised as a World Document Heritage.
Society

German scribe writes book on Uncle Ho

A book about President Ho Chi Minh written by German journalist Hellmut Kapfenberger was published on May 19 in Vietnamese translation to commemorate the late leader's 120th birthday.
World

ASEAN talks information cooperation with China, Japan, RoK

ASEAN information ministers have emphasised the necessity to boost and expand information cooperation within the group and with the group’s dialogue partners - China , Japan and the Republic of Korea in order to promote mutual understanding.