The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s leadership over the army is comprehensive and absolute, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has affirmed.
Expanding international cooperation in defence is an important vision in the building of the army during international integration process.
Forces hostile to the Vietnamese revolution have been trying to promote the so-called peaceful evolution in a bid to undermine the socialist regime, with one of their ploys being the call for “depoliticising the army” which is the core force safeguarding the achievements of proletarian revolution in the country.
(VOV) -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held an international seminar in HCM City on December 8 to discuss issues related to the UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT).
The People’s Court of Nhon Trach district in the southern province of Dong Nai on December 5 sentenced nine men to one year in prison for causing social disturbance at the local industrial zone.
Italian and German newspapers have run stories praising Vietnam’s business climate.
Russia’s Pravda newspaper remarked Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s visit to Russia as a historical milestone in bilateral relations in an article featuring the event.
(VOV) -The European news agency, Euro Presse Image (www.epi-agency.com), in a recent article, has positively assessed General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong’s ongoing visits to Russia and Belarus.
(VOV) -Argentina’s newspaper La Nación (Nation) has described Vietnam as a symbol of successful economic development in Southeast Asia, with a strong increase in both exports and foreign direct investment.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s upcoming visit to Russia is a highly important event, which will help promote comprehensive strategic cooperation between the two nations, Russian experts said.
The sixth International Conference on East Sea with in-depth discussions seeking experts’ ideas for the East Sea issue concluded in the central city of Danang on November 18.
(VOV) -Singaporean version’s Four Four Two magazine has named Vietnamese striker Mac Hong Quan as one of the top 10 U23 players to watch at the 2014 Suzuki Cup.
(VOV) -Some of Vietnam’s lesser known provinces offer real advantages, said Thomas Jandl, an Asia consultant and expert on the investment advantages of Vietnam’s diverse provinces, in his article recently posted on Borderlessnewsonline.
(VOV) - Vietnam has outlined important proposals on identifying the key elements of a post-2015 vision for the ASEAN Community, said Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended the second ASEAN-US Summit, the 17 th ASEAN-China Summit and the 17 th ASEAN+3 Summit in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, on November 13.