PM inspects Lai Chau hydropower plant construction site Society

PM inspects Lai Chau hydropower plant construction site

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau to be well prepared for the resettlement of local people who have given their land for the Lai Chau hydropower plant, a key national project.
Business

Vietnam attends economic symposium in Tunisia

A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) attended the 21st international symposium asking the question “Which Global Economic System will Ensure Stability and Development in the World?” which took place in Tunis, Tunisia, on Nov. 2-3.
Society

Russia set to prepare for agreements with VN

A delegation of business representatives from Russia will visit Vietnam from Nov. 8-9 to prepare for cooperation agreements in finance, energy, machinery manufacture and military technique.
Business

PM gives go-ahead to private economic groups

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has agreed in principle the establishment of private economic corporations, pursuant to the proposal of the Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs Organisation (VYEO).
Politics

Quang Binh, Khammouane vow to boost ties

Vietnam and Laos pledged on October 20 to step up investment, trade and tourism promotion activities, create favourable conditions for the two sides’ businesses, and build a borderline of peace, friendship, stability, cooperation and development.
Politics

Vietnam attends 121st IPU Assembly in Geneva

The 121st meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly opened in Geneva, Switzerland, on October 19, bringing together around 1,000 delegates from 153 member and associated nations.
Society

Vietnam, France work on technology university project

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan has held talks with French Higher Education and Research Minister Valerie Pecresse and official from some universities of France on a project to build a university of technologies in Vietnam with assistance from France .
Society

Vietnam attaches great importance to fighting corruption

Vietnam attaches a lot of importance to building up a law-governed state as well as the prevention of and fight against corruption, in a bid to create a fair investment environment to ensure the country’s rapid and sustainable development.
NA Committee starts new session Politics

NA Committee starts new session

The 12th National Assembly Standing Committee began its six-day session on Sept. 28 under the chairmanship of NA Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong to discuss six bills.