The Can Tho City chapter of the Vietnam- Philippines Friendship Association held its founding congress on December 19 in an attempt to boost ties between the Mekong Delta city and the Philippines.
The US and Cuba have decided to normalize their ties for the first time since 1961. The historic announcement, made by Cuban and US leaders on Wednesday, has been applauded by the world community. It opens a new chapter in the two countries’ relations.
The Party and State always treasure the role of performing arts in the national culture and create favourable conditions for the arts to develop, President Truong Tan Sang said at the 8th congress of the Vietnam Association of Stage Artists in Hanoi on December 17.
The 36th International Theatre Institute (ITI) World Congress will be held in Vietnam in 2018.
(VOV) - A forum focusing on how young people build career in ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015 took place in Hanoi on December 14 in the lead up to the 7th Congress of Vietnam Youth’s Union.
(VOV) -“As we look toward the 20th anniversary of normalized relations, we have a unique opportunity to deepen our comprehensive partnership in ways that will make it last.”, said new US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius at a swearing-in ceremony in Washington DC on the early morning of December 11(Hanoi time).
The Dong Thap province chapter of the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association hold its third congress (2014-2019) on December 8.
The Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists decided to create a copyright centre, aiming to protect photographers' rights to their work, said Vu Quoc Khanh, Chairman of the association.
A working group from the Party Document Compiling Sub-committee on December 8 worked with the Hanoi Party Committee’s Standing Board on the city’s overall situation, including Party and political system building in the 2010-15 period.
A delegation of the National Assembly’s Committee for External Affairs led by its Chairman Tran Van Hang has paid working visits to Mexico and Colombia.
A sound understanding of Vietnam and its positive changes will enable the France-Vietnam Friendship Association (AAFV) to devise practical projects for Vietnam and play a constructive role in reinforcing bilateral ties.
(VOV) -Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and his Lao counterpart Thoongloun Sisoulith examined ways to further bilateral ties and shared their views on regional and international issues of common concern at their talks in Vientiane on December 4.
Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Le Ba Trinh hosted a reception in Hanoi on December 2 for delegations of Lao and Cambodian war veterans.
(VOV) - On December 2, State President Truong Tan Sang attended the 5th National Patriotic Emulation Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association in Hanoi with the participation of 530 war veterans.
Trade union’s stronger engagement in protecting migrant and guest workers’ rights and interests was sought during a conference held in Hanoi on November 28.