President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has expressed hope for stronger cooperation in economics, science-technology, culture, education and tourism with the German state of Hessen.
(VOV) - A Lao Front for National Construction (LFNC) delegation led by Vice Chairman Keta Koong Bun Mi is on six-day working visit to Vietnam within the framework of a cooperative agreement on religious affairs.
(VOV) - State President Truong Tan Sang has emphasized Vietnam’s determination to realise the target of not being dependent on any country at a meeting with HCM City’s Fatherland Front Committee and voters in HCM City on June 26.
As many as 34,000 cows will be given to poor households in the northern border areas between now and October 2016, as part of a State plan to reduce poverty there.
China’s illegal placement of its oil rig Haiyang Shiyou – 981 deep into Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone has raised indignation among domestic and international opinion, including many National Assembly deputies of Vietnam.
A ceremony honouring 100 prominent blood donors nationwide and marking World Blood Donor Day was held in Hanoi on June 14.
The Vietnam Garment and Textile Group and the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) chapter in the northern province of Hoa Binh have handed over VND4 billion (US$188,000) to the VFF Central Committee to assist offshore fishermen in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago.
The Hoa Hao Buddhist sect has actively implemented the policies and laws of the Party and State and responded to campaigns launched by the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF), contributing to the country’s socio-economic and cultural development and ensuring security in localities.
(VOV) - Representatives of leading US businesses met with Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee President Nguyen Thien Nhan on June 2, expressing their desires to deeper penetrate the Vietnamese market.
(VOV) - US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker began a one-day visit to Vietnam on June 2 in a bid to accelerate Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement negotiations.
In an interview with Bloomberg on May 30, 2014, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung spoke about the socio-economic situation in Vietnam in the first five months of this year.
The Bac Lieu provincial chapter of the Vietnam Buddhist Shangha (VBS) on May 27 organised a ceremony to pray for peace in the East Sea and protest China’s illegal placement of its Haiyang Shiyou-981 drilling rig deep inside Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone.
A programme was held in the southern province of Binh Duong on May 27 to raise awareness of the country’s sovereignty over its sea and islands for employees working in businesses in the locality.
Delegates from Hoa Hao Buddhist chapters nationwide gathered at An Hoa Pagoda in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on May 22 for the sect’s fourth congress for the 2014-2019 term.
(VOV) - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will help Vietnam address gender imbalance and population aging, especially through communications.