Southern key economic zone told to make development headway

Southern key economic zone told to make development headway

VOV.VN - The southern economic zone must introduce solutions to fully exploit its potential and promote fresh growth in order to offset the negative effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and achieve sustainable development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Corruption fight must put common interest above all: Top leader

Corruption fight must put common interest above all: Top leader

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on May 26 directed that the fight against corruption be enhanced and put the common interest above all else, noting that the fight continues despite unexpected major incidents like the COVID-19 outbreak.

Vietnam, Japan co-ordinate efforts to support people amid COVID-19

Vietnam, Japan co-ordinate efforts to support people amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - Both Vietnam and Japan have shared the difficulties faced during the course of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with leaders from the two countries participating in a series of bilateral and multilateral video meetings as a way of devising greater solutions to prevent the further spread of the epidemic.

Land use rights for foreigners set to come under strict scrutiny

Land use rights for foreigners set to come under strict scrutiny

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) is poised to examine and consider promulgating a new decree relating to foreign investment issues in the country, including foreigners’ land use, according to MPI Minister Nguyen Chi Dung.

PM asks Quang Ninh to develop tourism as spearhead economic sector

PM asks Quang Ninh to develop tourism as spearhead economic sector

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested the northeastern province of Quang Ninh devise a strategy to develop tourism as its spearhead economic sector, especially in the remaining months of this year and during the new tenure of the provincial Party Organisation.

Ho Chi Minh diplomacy – diplomacy for the people

Ho Chi Minh diplomacy – diplomacy for the people

VOV.VN - President Ho Chi Minh was an outstanding politician and cultural figure and also a brilliant diplomat. His ideology on external relations and diplomatic style embraces Vietnamese tradition as well as a broader humanity.

Vietnam, US look to stronger comprehensive partnership

Vietnam, US look to stronger comprehensive partnership

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc and US Congressman Ami Bera, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation, discussed the comprehensive partnership between the two nations and bilateral cooperation in COVID-19 fight during their recent phone talks.

Vietnam willing to share COVID-19 experience with Ireland

Vietnam willing to share COVID-19 experience with Ireland

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to share experience and coordinate with Ireland to enhance medical capacity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and offer mutual support in citizen protection.

NA receives submission of draft law on International Agreements

NA receives submission of draft law on International Agreements

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, as authorised by the Prime Minister, summited a draft report on May 22 regarding the draft law relating to international agreements to the ninth session of the ongoing 14th National Assembly (NA).

Government leader highlights Vietnamese success in COVID-19 fight

Government leader highlights Vietnamese success in COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has attributed the country’s success in combatting the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) to being fully aware of the danger posed by the epidemic early, devising effective preventive measures, having a clear direction, and enjoying great public support.

Vietnam backs long-term peaceful solution for Venezuela

Vietnam backs long-term peaceful solution for Venezuela

Vietnam opposes any threat of force or use of force against the territorial integrity, independence, sovereignty of all states and interference in their internal affairs, the Vietnamese Ambassador to the UN told a UN Security Council (UNSC) teleconference on May 20.

General Ngo Xuan Lich: National borders are sacred and inviolable

General Ngo Xuan Lich: National borders are sacred and inviolable

VOV.VN - Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich on May 21 presented a revised bill on Vietnamese borders at the current National Assembly session, stating that the bill needs to be enacted in order to protect the nation’s borders which should be viewed as both sacred and inviolable.

Draft laws on border guard, guest workers under discussion

Draft laws on border guard, guest workers under discussion

The draft Vietnam border guard law and the draft revised law on Vietnamese guest workers under contract will be among those to be scrutinised on the second day of the ninth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on May 21.

US expert believes collective action needed to address East Sea issue

US expert believes collective action needed to address East Sea issue

VOV.VN - The pathway to settle the ongoing sovereignty disputes in the East Sea, also known as the South China Sea, requires the close co-operation of concerned parties in order to press China into stopping their illegal activities in the sea, a leading security expert from the Unites States has suggested.