14th NA’s eighth session set to open on October 21

14th NA’s eighth session set to open on October 21

VOV.VN - The eighth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) is due to open on October 21 and conclude on November 27, deputy head of the NA Office Nguyen Manh Hung said during a press conference in Hanoi on October 18.

Scheme to monopolize East Sea risks international dispute

Scheme to monopolize East Sea risks international dispute

VOV.VN - China’s vessel Haiyang Yizhi 8 and its escorts encroaching in Vietnamese waters have revoked a backlash internationally. China’s activities have put the region and the world at risk and triggered a negative reaction.

Party, State leader welcomes newly-accredited foreign ambassadors

Party, State leader welcomes newly-accredited foreign ambassadors

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on October 16 received newly-accredited ambassadors from Sweden, France, Ireland, Sri Lanka, Bahrain, Angola, Laos, Uzbekistan, the Republic of Korea and Tanzania, and head the European Union (EU) delegation to Vietnam.

NA Vice Chairwoman meets IPU leader, Cuban counterpart

NA Vice Chairwoman meets IPU leader, Cuban counterpart

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong had separate meetings with President of the International Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron and Vice President of the Cuban National Assembly Ana Maria Mari Machado on October 15 on the sidelines of the 141st IPU Assembly.

Thailand ready to host ASEAN Summit on Nov 2 - 4

Thailand ready to host ASEAN Summit on Nov 2 - 4

The Director-General of the Department of Information and spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) disclosed that Thailand is ready to host the 35th ASEAN Summit and related meetings from November 2 - 4, 2019.

Legislators deliberate reports on socio-economic development

Legislators deliberate reports on socio-economic development

The National Assembly Standing Committee spent the whole day discussing reports evaluating the implementation of the socio-economic development plan and State budget in 2019 during the ongoing 38th session in Hanoi on October 15.

UN has crucial role in Vietnam: diplomat

UN has crucial role in Vietnam: diplomat

Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung has highly appreciated support of United Nations) agencies and organisations for Vietnam while affirming the UN has a crucial role in Vietnam.

Vietnam, Cambodia share experience in inspection

Vietnam, Cambodia share experience in inspection

Inspector General Le Minh Khai of the Government Inspectorate held talks with Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection Men Sam An in Hanoi on October 15.

Party official: Vietnam will do its best to foster ties with Cuba

Party official: Vietnam will do its best to foster ties with Cuba

Vietnam will do its best to foster traditional friendship, comprehensive cooperation and solidarity with the Party, State and people of Cuba, said Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong.

Information minister receives Xinhua News Agency’s Vice President

Information minister receives Xinhua News Agency’s Vice President

Deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education and Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung hosted a reception in Hanoi on October 15 for Vice President of China’s Xinhua News Agency Zhang Sutang.

PM urges Hai Phong to take lead in agriculture modernisation

PM urges Hai Phong to take lead in agriculture modernisation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said he expects the northern port city of Hai Phong will take the lead in developing a modern agricultural industry while addressing a conference on October 15 to review the implementation of the national programme on new-style rural building areas in the city in 2010-2020.

Vietnam ready to facilitate investment from UAE

Vietnam ready to facilitate investment from UAE

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Government is ready to create the best possible conditions for foreign investors, including those from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said while hosting UAE Minister of Economy Sheikh Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri in Hanoi on October 15.

Vietnam attends int’l law development conference in Indonesia

Vietnam attends int’l law development conference in Indonesia

VOV.VN - Vietnam alongside 22 countries and territories gathered at a conference on international law development in Asia, which was held in Indonesia from October 14-18 by the Foundation for the Development of International Law in Asia (DILA), Korea Maritime Institute, and University of Indonesia.

DOC implementation under security at 18th ASEAN-China SOM

DOC implementation under security at 18th ASEAN-China SOM

VOV.VN - The 18th ASEAN-China Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) on the implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC) took place in Da Lat city, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on October 15.

Hanoi, Phnom Penh look to foster cooperation

Hanoi, Phnom Penh look to foster cooperation

Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Quoc Hung on October 15 called for strengthened cooperation and experience sharing between Hanoi and Phnom Penh.