Government News 25/4
4/25/2018 1:58:49 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam respects freedom of religion, belief: official, Vietnam, Cambodia border guard forces boost cooperation, Israel ready to further boost cooperation with HCMC, Building resilient, innovative ASEAN

Party’s highest disciplinary measure proposed for Dinh La Thang
4/25/2018 2:17:25 AM (GMT+7)
 The Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC)’s Inspection Commission has proposed imposing the highest disciplinary measure against Dinh La Thang, member of the CPVCC and Vice Chairman of the CPVCC’s Commission for Economic Affairs.

Grand ceremony marks 1,050 years of Vietnam’s first feudal state
4/25/2018 2:01:09 AM (GMT+7)
 A grand ceremony was held on April 24 in Hoa Lu district, the Red River Delta province of Ninh Binh, to celebrate 1,050 years of the establishment of Dai Co Viet, the first centralized feudal state of Vietnam.

Vietnamese Embassy in Laos honoured with Labour Order
4/25/2018 2:24:23 AM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos on April 24 was granted with a first-class Labour Order in recognition of its excellent achievements from 2012 to 2016.

Vietnam, RoK sign joint vision statement on defence cooperation
4/25/2018 2:04:40 AM (GMT+7)
 The fresh signing of a joint vision statement on defence cooperation through 2030 between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) will contribute to promoting defence relations in a deeper and more practical manner.

VN, Sri Lanka strive for US$1 bln in bilateral trade
4/24/2018 11:58:56 PM (GMT+7)
 National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan expected that Viet Nam and Sri Lanka will actively and effectively realize the agreements signed in April 2017, striving to raise the two-way trade value to US$1 billion in the upcoming time. 

PM’s visit hoped to further bolster Vietnam-Singapore ties
4/24/2018 10:50:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is to make an official visit to Singapore from April 25-27 and attend the 32nd ASEAN Summit from April 27-28, which is expected to further foster the already sound partnership between the two countries.

HCM City vice chairman files resign
4/24/2018 11:07:27 PM (GMT+7)
 Vice Chairman of HCM City People’s Committee Le Van Khoa has submitted his resignation letter to municipal authorities citing health problems. 

Vietnamese, Sri Lankan top legislators hold talks
4/24/2018 10:44:25 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam and Sri Lanka have agreed to maintain and intensify the exchange of all-level delegations of their legislative bodies, particularly special committees. 

Government News 24/4
4/24/2018 11:32:07 AM (GMT+7)
 Deputy PM welcomes officials from Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs, Sri Lankan Parliament Speaker begins Vietnam visit, Vietnam, Laos beef up legislative ties, NA Vice Chairman hosts Ukrainian parliamentarians

China’s fishing ban in Vietnamese waters valueless: MARD
4/24/2018 11:02:20 AM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has said that China’s temporary ban of fishing activities in Vietnam’s territorial waters is worthless. 

Vietnam, Cambodia discuss legal procedure for Vietnamese Cambodians
4/24/2018 10:48:22 AM (GMT+7)
 An inter-sectoral meeting took place between Vietnamese and Cambodian agencies took place in Phnom Penh on April 23 to discuss the handling of legal residency procedures for Vietnamese Cambodians.