First Vietnam-UK defence policy dialogue slated for late 2018
8/18/2018 11:46:45 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam and the UK have agreed to set up a mechanism of defence policy dialogue at the deputy ministerial level, with the first event expected to take place later this year. 

Indonesian Ambassador spotlights Vietnam-Indonesia friendship
8/18/2018 11:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam Ibnu Hadi has highlighted the spirit of friendship between his country and Vietnam in an article on the 73rd anniversary of Indonesia’s Independence Day (August 17, 1945-2018). 

Corruption must be rooted out
8/18/2018 10:08:00 AM (GMT+7)
Bui Duc Thu, deputy chairman of the National Assembly’s Committee for Deputy Affairs, speaks to the Lao Dong (Labour) newspaper on the need to tightly supervise people with power.

Government News 17/8
8/17/2018 11:49:29 AM (GMT+7)
PM asks for measures to improve Vietnam’s e-government index, Citizen protection work discussed at 30th Diplomatic Conference, Politburo issues conclusion on pilot models in political system

Cabinet members debate institutional development
8/17/2018 11:45:21 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 16 chaired the Cabinet’s regular meeting on the development of institutions. 

Fighting corruption an arduous, long-term work: Party leader
8/17/2018 11:46:55 AM (GMT+7)
 The Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption held its 14th meeting in Hanoi on August 16 to review its performance so far this year, as well as its general progress since its establishment five years ago.

Vietnam looks to cooperate with Australia in climate change response: official
8/17/2018 10:58:11 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam wishes to cooperate with developed countries in general and Australia in particular regarding climate change response, head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh said on August 16. 

17 foreign delegations to attend friendship border exchange
8/17/2018 9:58:01 AM (GMT+7)
 As many as 17 foreign delegations from China, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and Myanmar will attend the third friendship border exchange programme in Hanoi on August 25, according to the High Command of Border Guards. 

Deputy FM emphasises firm protection of national territorial sovereignty
8/16/2018 6:01:46 PM (GMT+7)
 The Party and State attach importance to the maintenance and development of stable friendship and cooperation with neighbouring countries, making this a top priority in Vietnam's foreign policy, said Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung. 

WEF on ASEAN in Vietnam to welcome record number of region’s leaders
8/16/2018 3:58:39 PM (GMT+7)
 More than 800 leaders from business, government, civil society and media will join these heads of state and senior ministers to discuss issues including entrepreneurship and employment in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Government News 16/8
8/16/2018 2:50:16 PM (GMT+7)
India’s Independence Day celebrated in Hanoi, PM inspects maintenance of President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Diplomacy should be business-centred: PM, Vietnam Coast Guard asked to better support fishermen

NA leader receives UNDP, UNICEF representatives
8/16/2018 10:57:09 AM (GMT+7)
NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception yesterday for Kamal Malhotra, UN Resident Coordinator and UN Development Programme’s Resident Representative; and Youssouf Adbel-Jelil, the UNICEF’s Representative for Vietnam.