Mixed views on necessity of cyber security law
11/24/2017 10:21:15 AM (GMT+7)
 National Assembly (NA) deputies had mixed views on the need of issuing a law on cyber security while scrutinising the draft law on November 23.

PM expects Japanese, Korean business expansion in Vietnam
11/24/2017 10:04:16 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam wants Japanese and Osaka firms to expand operations in the country, especially in farm produce processing and consumption, support industry, health care and technological transfer, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

NA’s closing ceremony on November 24 to broadcast live
11/24/2017 10:00:57 AM (GMT+7)
 The National Assembly will hold its closing ceremony on November 24, which will be broadcast live nationwide.

NA Chairwoman, ambassador discuss upcoming trip to Singapore
11/24/2017 10:06:00 AM (GMT+7)
 National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan received Singaporean Ambassador to Vietnam Catherine Wong Siow Ping in Hanoi on November 23, discussing her upcoming visit to Singapore.

PM receives Portuguese Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs
11/24/2017 10:02:31 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested that Vietnam and Portugal continue promoting their traditional relationship that started 500 years ago since the first Portuguese arrived in Vietnam.

NA weighs in on special economic zone’s authority as unconstitutional risk looms
11/23/2017 3:15:27 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The prospect of establishing three special economic zones is more likely than ever, but future administrations there are at risk of being unconstitutional.

Legislators support appointment of chiefs of special administrative units
11/23/2017 2:30:14 PM (GMT+7)
Lawmakers voiced support for appointing a single chief to run each special administrative-economic unit, instead of setting up People’s Councils and People’s Committees, while discussing a draft law on such units on November 22.

VN top legislator to visit Singapore, Australia
11/23/2017 10:50:11 AM (GMT+7)
NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan will pay official visits to Singapore and Australia from November 26 to December 2, according to a statement of the NA Committee for External Relations released on November 22.

PM Phuc calls for Vietnam-Sweden cooperation expansion
11/23/2017 10:38:07 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested Vietnam and Sweden expand cooperation in various realms during his reception for Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström in Hanoi on November 22. 

PM: Vietnam always treasures special ties with Laos
11/23/2017 10:46:10 AM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnamese Party and State always attach importance to the special friendship and comprehensive cooperation with Laos, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Vietnam, Russia foster defence ties
11/23/2017 10:43:07 AM (GMT+7)
Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich has highly valued the deputy ministerial-level defence strategic dialogue between Vietnam and Russia.

Seminar on East Sea held at European Parliament
11/23/2017 10:56:56 AM (GMT+7)
 The Gabriel Péri Foundation of France held an international seminar on the East Sea at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, on November 21.