Vietnam pays heed to cooperatives development

Vietnam pays heed to cooperatives development

VOV.VN - On April 20 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received a delegation from the Union of International Cooperative led by Chairman of the Cooperative Alliance Asia Pacific Li Chunsheng in Hanoi.

PM Phuc receives Nagasaki Governor

PM Phuc receives Nagasaki Governor

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Nagasaki prefecture to increase its cooperation with Quang Nam province and other Vietnamese localities in automobile manufacturing and shipbuilding.

Countries urged to act with responsibility in East Sea

Countries urged to act with responsibility in East Sea

VOV.VN - Countries in and outside the East Sea should act responsibly and in conformity with international law, including the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea 1982 for peace and stability in the sea, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has said.

Dak Nong reinforces connections with Cambodian province

Dak Nong reinforces connections with Cambodian province

The Military High Command of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong and the military sub-region of Cambodia’s Mondulkiri province signed the third memorandum of understanding on cooperation on April 20.

ICA urged to support Vietnam’s cooperative development

ICA urged to support Vietnam’s cooperative development

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu suggested the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) continue supporting Vietnam in improving its cooperatives’ capacity, helping Vietnamese producers make deeper inroads into regional and international markets.

Rules to be tightened on use of asset gifts to State agencies

Rules to be tightened on use of asset gifts to State agencies

Individuals of State agencies and organisations should be banned from using vehicles and other assets that are presented or donated by organisations or individuals, the National Assembly Standing Committee agreed at a debate on April 20.

Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan

Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan

National Assembly deputies gave opinions on a list of projects and specific sums of capital allocated for projects under the middle-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period in the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee in Hanoi on April 20.

RoK top legislator to visit Vietnam next week

RoK top legislator to visit Vietnam next week

Speaker of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s National Assembly Chung Sye-kyun will lead a high-level delegation to visit Vietnam from April 24-26, the NA Committee for External Relations announced on April 20.

HCM City leader meets US Consul General

HCM City leader meets US Consul General

Vice Secretary of the HCM City’s Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang hosted a reception for US Consul General to the city Mary Tarnowka on April 19.

Vietnam, Netherlands seek to bolster partnership

Vietnam, Netherlands seek to bolster partnership

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung met Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on April 19 as part of his visit to the European country to chair the sixth meeting of the Vietnam-Netherlands Inter-Governmental Committee.

NA Standing Committee examine Government’s thrift practice in 2016

NA Standing Committee examine Government’s thrift practice in 2016

The National Assembly’s Financial and Budgetary Committee commended the Government for drastic leadership in promoting thrift and fighting wastefulness in 2016 when reporting on its examination and verification of the Government’s report in this field.

Party official meets new Eurocham leader

Party official meets new Eurocham leader

VOV.VN - On April 19, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Economic Affairs Nguyen Van Binh hosted a reception in Hanoi for Chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce (Eurocham) in Vietnam Jens Ruebbert.

Sam Son town upgraded to city

Sam Son town upgraded to city

VOV.VN- Lawmakers agreed to promote Sam Son town to a city in Thanh Hoa at the ongoing 9th session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee on April 19 in Hanoi.

Vietnam, UK boost defence cooperation

Vietnam, UK boost defence cooperation

Vietnam and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland signed a memorandum of understanding on defence cooperation in Hanoi on April 19.