Government News 15/8
8/15/2018 12:32:52 PM (GMT+7)
President lauds contributions of chief representatives abroad, Military English language training conference opens in Hanoi, Youths urged to contribute further to Vietnam-China friendship, Embassies enhance Vietnam’s economic links with other nations

Security minister answers issues on criminal offense
8/15/2018 12:32:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Minister of Public Security To Lam has answered questions on major issues of public concern such as black credit activities, hi-tech crime, online gambling, organised crime and violations committed by officers working in the security sector. 

Prime Minister welcomes foreign investors
8/15/2018 11:03:42 AM (GMT+7)
  Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted receptions for Mike Spanos, CEO of the Asia, Middle East, and North Africa unit of the US-based PepsiCo, Inc.; and Sarath Ratanavadi, founder and CEO of Thailand’s Gulf Energy Development, in Hanoi on August 14.

Pacific Armies Management Seminar to take place in Hanoi
8/15/2018 10:48:58 AM (GMT+7)
 The 42nd Pacific Armies Management Seminar (PAMS-42) is scheduled to take place in the capital city of Hanoi on August 19-24.

Ministry questioned on resettlement for those affected by projects
8/14/2018 5:31:09 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has been asked to clarify policies on compensation and support for resettlement when building irrigational and hydropower works; dam and reservoir safety.

Party chief highlights importance of economic diplomatic works
8/14/2018 4:39:15 PM (GMT+7)
 Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong highlighted the need to enhance the effectiveness of economic diplomatic works serving for the nation’s sustainable development at the 30th Diplomatic Conference held on August 13 in Hanoi.

Head of Russia-Vietnam intergovernmental committee announced
8/14/2018 11:57:39 AM (GMT+7)
 Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov has been appointed as chairman of the Russian subcommittee of the Russia-Vietnam Intergovernmental Committee for Economic-Commercial and Scientific-Technological Cooperation. 

No restricted zones in handling violations: Public Security Minister
8/14/2018 11:52:09 AM (GMT+7)
 Minister To Lam said on August 13 that the Ministry of Public Security and the Central Public Security Party Committee have resolved to strictly deal with any violations within the ministry, even those involving senior officers.

NA Standing Committee to open 27th session in September
8/14/2018 11:50:58 AM (GMT+7)
 The Standing Committee of the National Assembly (NA) will convene its 27th session in September to discuss several important issues, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. 

Modern diplomacy requires interaction of diplomatic pillars
8/14/2018 10:44:56 AM (GMT+7)
 The three pillars of culture, economy, and politics have contributed to creating a comprehensive, modern diplomatic sector, delegates said on the sidelines of the 30th Diplomatic Conference, which opened in Hanoi on August 13. 

Clarifications needed for animal husbandry law: NA
8/14/2018 11:56:05 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The National Assembly (NA)’s Standing Committee has asked for changes to a draft law that includes animal welfare, animal rights and humane treatment of livestock to be explained.

HCM City, Singapore to bolster ties in smart city building
8/14/2018 10:45:51 AM (GMT+7)
 Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen met with visiting Chairman of Enterprise Singapore Peter Ong on August 13, stating that his city hopes to learn from the latter’s experience in smart city building.