State funeral of former PM Phan Van Khai on March 20-21
3/18/2018 1:11:39 AM (GMT+7)
 A State funeral will be held on March 20-21 for former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai, who passed away on March 17.

Vietnamese PM busy in Australia
3/17/2018 4:20:49 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam commits to facilitate Australian investment: PM, Vietnamese, Lao PMs meet on ASEAN-Australia Special Summit sidelines, PM attends launch of VOV Australia in Sydney, PM meets with Vietnamese businessmen, intellectuals in Australia

ASEAN, Australia sign MoU on counter-terrorism
3/18/2018 1:17:40 AM (GMT+7)
 Officials of Australia and the ASEAN member states signed a Memorandum of Understanding on strengthening co-operation to counter international terrorism within the framework of the ASEAN – Australia Special Summit in Sydney, Australia on Saturday. 

Government News 17/3
3/17/2018 4:16:17 PM (GMT+7)
HCM City wishes for JICA support in key projects, Top legislator visits National Press Festival 2018, HCM City hopes for IMF’s further support, Life improvement needed for relocated people: Deputy PM

Former PM Phan Van Khai dies, aged 85
3/17/2018 9:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Former Politburo member and former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai passed away at 1:30 on March 17 at Cu Chi, Ho Chi Minh City, aged 85, according to the Board of health care services for senior officials.

Russian FM Sergey Lavrov lauds close ties with Vietnam
3/17/2018 4:28:15 PM (GMT+7)
 Foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov gave positive comments on the strategic partnership between Russia and Vietnam during an interview recently granted to Vietnam News Agency. 

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets New South Wales leaders
3/16/2018 5:43:46 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had meetings with Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Governor David Hurley of New South Wales on March 16 immediately after he arrived in Sydney, continuing his official visit to Australia. 

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc urges Australian businesses to invest in Vietnam
3/16/2018 5:40:53 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Australian companies to invest in the potential market of Vietnam at the Vietnam-Australia Business Forum in Sydney on March 16, which was held during the Vietnamese PM’s official visit to Australia. 

Government News 16/3
3/16/2018 5:29:17 PM (GMT+7)
 Army official receives Russian military delegation, Hanoi mayor receives delegation of LDS Church, Vietnam provides favourable conditions for Japanese businesses: Deputy PM, HCM City utilises special mechanisms, policies

HCM City adopts resolutions to implement special mechanisms, policies
3/16/2018 5:42:04 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council adopted resolutions to implement the National Assembly’s Resolution 54 on piloting special mechanisms and policies for the city’s development at the closing session of its seventh meeting on March 16.

Indonesia urges ASEAN to strengthen patrols in East Sea
3/16/2018 5:46:02 PM (GMT+7)
 Indonesia has lobbied countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to carry out maritime patrols in the East Sea to strengthen security.

Disciplinary action proposed against senior officials
3/16/2018 11:52:00 AM (GMT+7)
The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission is proposing disciplinary action against some top leaders of southern Dong Nai Province and the Central Highlands’ Dak Lak Province for their violations