Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has asked officials in charge of external affairs improve their capacity and political conscience, as well as grasping the principles of maintaining the nation’s self-reliance and identity when Vietnam opens its doors to the world.
Vietnam’s migration dossiers and orientations for Vietnamese policies and laws on international migration were announced at a seminar in Hanoi in December 21, as part of a project to build migration dossiers and databases for Vietnamese migrants abroad.
The 16th National Meeting of External Affair Departments was held in Hanoi on December 14 with the aim of comprehensively boosting external affairs at grassroots level during the period of international integration.
The 2005 Law on signing, joining, and implementing international treaties has proved significant in the country’s domestic and foreign policy, helping institutionalize the Party’s guidelines and integrate the country further into the international community.
Deputy Prime Minister Pham Gia Khiem has asked ministries, provinces and cities to fulfil their all-round diplomatic tasks in terms of planning, networking and staff training.