Preparations for Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum expedited

Preparations for Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum expedited

VOV.VN - The head of the organising committee of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26),Tong Thi Phong, has urged relevant agencies to accelerate their preparations for the event which is set to transpire in Hanoi in early next year.

Defence Minister receives Lao, Cambodian war veterans

Defence Minister receives Lao, Cambodian war veterans

Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich hosted separate receptions for war veteran delegations from Laos and Cambodia, who are in Hanoi to attend the 6th National Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association (VWVA).

NA’s fifth session slated for mid-2018

NA’s fifth session slated for mid-2018

The fifth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) is scheduled to take place from May 21 to June 18, 2018, heard the December 13 sitting of the NA Standing Committee as part of its ongoing 19th meeting.

War veterans honour late President Ho Chi Minh

War veterans honour late President Ho Chi Minh

More than 500 delegates attending the sixth National Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association (VWVA) paid tribute to late President Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi on December 13.

Inspection work has improved, but problems remain

Inspection work has improved, but problems remain

The national watchdog has made notable improvements in its work, but the problems of overlapping, delays and corruption persist, Inspector-General of the Government Inspectorate Le Minh Khai has acknowledged.

Deputy FM: APEC Year 2017 outcomes to be realised

Deputy FM: APEC Year 2017 outcomes to be realised

Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son asked ministries and agencies to focus on realising outcomes reached during the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week at a meeting of the APEC 2017 National Secretariat and the APEC 2017 National Committee’s sub-committee in charge of contents in Hanoi on December 12.

Moroccan President of House of Representatives to visit Vietnam

Moroccan President of House of Representatives to visit Vietnam

VOV.VN - President of the Moroccan House of Representatives Habib El Malki and his wife are due to make an official visit to Vietnam from December 16-22 at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, said the National Assembly’s Committee for External Affairs on December 12.

Hanoi leader hails South African ambassador’s contribution

Hanoi leader hails South African ambassador’s contribution

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has applauded contributions made by South African Ambassador Kgomotso Ruth Magau to enhancing the friendship between Vietnam and South Africa, as well as between Hanoi and South African localities.

Vietnam attends ASEAN-India Connectivity Summit

Vietnam attends ASEAN-India Connectivity Summit

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Phan Tam is attending the ASEAN-India Connectivity Summit which opened in India’s capital city of New Delhi on December 11.

NA Standing Committee's 19th session opens in Hanoi

NA Standing Committee's 19th session opens in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on December 11 convened its 19th session in Hanoi reviewing outcomes of the fourth meeting of the 14th NA and discuss preparations for the next meeting.