ACMECS asked to step up cooperation with development partners
6/17/2018 2:37:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc proposed a score of measures to improve the effectiveness of ACMECS cooperation.

Party chief clears up concerns of Hanoi voters
6/18/2018 2:41:37 AM (GMT+7)
 General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong on June 17 met with voters in Thanh Xuan, Ha Dong and Cau Giay districts, Hanoi, to inform them about outcomes of the recent fifth meeting of the 14th National Assembly. 

Vietnam ready to contribute to CLMV cooperation: Prime Minister
6/17/2018 2:19:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said Vietnam is ready to contribute to cooperation in the framework of the Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam (CLMV) mechanism and proposed specific support for the countries.

Vietnam’s adoption of cyber security law essential: Russian academic
6/16/2018 1:30:56 PM (GMT+7)
 The adoption of the Law on Cyber Security at the recent fifth sitting of the 14th National Assembly of Vietnam is essential, according to Professor Vladimir Kolotov, director of Ho Chi Minh Institute under the St Petersburg University.

National Assembly’s 5th session shifts from presentation to debate
6/16/2018 12:23:20 PM (GMT+7)
 The 14th National Assembly (NA)’s fifth session showed a strong shift from presentation to debate, winning applaud from the public, NA officials said at a press conference following the session’s closing in Hanoi on June 15.

Russian military officers visit Vietnam Peacekeeping Department
6/16/2018 12:57:22 PM (GMT+7)
 A military delegation of Russia led by Lieut. Gen. Kuralenko Sergey Vasilievich, Deputy Commander-in-chief for Peacekeeping Operations of the Russian Ground Forces, visited the Vietnam Peacekeeping Department (VPD) in Hanoi on June 15.

Vietnamese, Luxembourg FMs review bilateral ties during talks
6/16/2018 11:59:59 AM (GMT+7)
 Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg Jean Asselborn reviewed the development of bilateral ties during their talks in Hanoi on June 15. 

Vietnamese PM meets Lao, Thai counterpart on sidelines of ACMECS 8
6/16/2018 9:59:23 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with his Lao and Thai counterpartson the sidelines of the eighth Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit in Bangkok yesterday. 

National Assembly completes fifth session’s working agenda
6/16/2018 1:04:17 PM (GMT+7)
 The 14th National Assembly completed its working agenda of the fifth session with numerous important issues under discussion during 21 days, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan at the closing ceremony in Hanoi on June 15.

Government News 15/6
6/15/2018 4:30:02 PM (GMT+7)
Micronesian Speaker of the Congress concludes Vietnam visit, HCM City – US ties to bear fruit: City official, Vietnam, Russia enhance UN peacekeeping cooperation, Vice NA Chairman stresses traditional friendship with Cuba

Vietnam opposes China’s military acts in Phu Lam island
6/15/2018 4:50:47 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam has full legal foundation and historical evidence of its sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagoes, which are in line with international law.

Asset declarations still ineffective in anti-corruption fight
6/15/2018 4:05:04 PM (GMT+7)
 It is of no surprise to see state officials in Vietnam own lots of land and houses. It is of no surprise either to see they always report nothing in their asset declarations.