The draft Law on Belief and Religion has protected the religious freedom of people from all social strata, as well as the practice of religious organisations, said Most Venerable Thich Duc Thien, General Secretary of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s Executive Council.
A strengthened co-operative mechanism between the Vietnam Fatherland Front and other State anti-corruption agencies is needed to better oversee and detect corruption, participants said at a conference in Hanoi on June 29 to review results of Anti-Corruption Law 2005 over the last 10 years.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on June 21 visited and presented gifts to Major Nguyen Huu Cuong, a surviving pilot on the aircraft SU30 MK2 that recently went missing in the waters of central Nghe An province.
Vietnamese and Singaporean volunteers will increase their mutual understanding and tighten relations via programmes for their common interests.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked the Norwegian side to further promote cooperation with Vietnam in fields of the North European country’s strength and Vietnam’s demand.
As many as 39 organisations of 14 religions have been recognised with about 24.3 million followers, or 27% of the population, reported the Government Committee for Religious Affairs.
The Islamic Cham people in the central province of Ninh Thuan will celebrate their Ramuwan (Ramadan) New Year festival, the biggest of the local Islamic community, from June 4-6.
More than VND45.5 billion (US$2.03 million) was raised for the “Vi Truong Sa than yeu” (For beloved Truong Sa) fund by May 30, according to the standing board of the Hanoi Fatherland Front Committee.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on May 17 visited the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS)’s Executive Council on the occasion of Buddha’s 2560 th birthday.
VOV.VN - Efforts are being made to help people understand their right and obligation to vote in the elections for the 14th National Assembly and People’s Councils.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front and its member organisations have provided VND50.8 billion (around US$2.3 million) in aid to provinces hit hard by drought, saltwater intrusion and unusual mass fish deaths.
Candidates for the seats in the 14th National Assembly (NA) and all-level People’s Councils for the 2016 – 2021 term are engaging in activities to be elected.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF)’s Chairman Nguyen Thien Nhan called for fruitful meetings between voters and candidates for upcoming National Assembly and local People’s Councils elections.
The National Election Council (NEC) convened its fourth session in Hanoi on April 13 under the chair of its Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Khmer ethnic people in the southern region gathered in Can Tho city on April 5 to celebrate the traditional Chol Chnam Thmay New Year festival.
The Military Central Hospital 108 was granted the Fatherland Defence Order (first class) for its prominent performance over the past six and a half decades on April 1.
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung delivered a draft working report of the legislature (13th tenure) during its plenary session in Hanoi on March 22.
President Truong Tan Sang presented a report reviewing his performance as the State leader for 2011-2016 during the second day of the legislature’s last meeting on March 22.
Voters sent in 3,794 ideas on various issues to the National Assembly (NA), according to a report delivered by Nguyen Thien Nhan, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee at the 13th legislature’s last meeting on March 21.
About VND280 million (US$12,560) was raised for the “Vi Truong Sa than yeu” (For beloved Truong Sa) fund on March 21.