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.

NA Standing Committee's 38th session set for next week

NA Standing Committee's 38th session set for next week

VOV.VN - The 38th session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee is set to take place in Hanoi from October 14-17 and will see NA Chairman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan give an opening speech, the NA Office announced on October 11.

Congratulations to newly-elected Cuban leaders

Congratulations to newly-elected Cuban leaders

VOV.VN - General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and President Nguyen Phu Trong on October 11 extended a message of congratulations to Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez on his election as President of the Republic of Cuba.

PM Phuc supports Samsung Vietnam’s expanded investment

PM Phuc supports Samsung Vietnam’s expanded investment

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that the Vietnamese Government always supports Samsung Vietnam in expanding strategic investments in Vietnam while receiving General Director of Samsung Vietnam Choi Joo-ho in Hanoi on October 11.

ASEAN, Japan deputy defence chiefs gather in Tokyo

ASEAN, Japan deputy defence chiefs gather in Tokyo

Deputy defence chiefs of ASEAN countries and Japan met in Tokyo, Japan from October 8-10 to discuss regional security, the future of the Indo-Pacific region and ASEAN’s initiatives for regional cooperation.

Scheme to monopolize East Sea ignores international law

Scheme to monopolize East Sea ignores international law

VOV.VN - China’s survey vessel Haiyang Dizhi-8 and its escorts have conducted regular oil exploration activities and expanded operations in the Tu Chinh-Vung May or Vanguard Bank region of Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone.

Party Central Committee discusses socio-economic reports

Party Central Committee discusses socio-economic reports

Members of the 12th Party Central Committee on October 9 discussed a draft report summarising the implementation of the socio-economic strategy in the 2011-2020 period and the building of a plan for the 2021-2030 period, as part of their ongoing 11th session.

PM receives ambassadors, heads of representative agencies

PM receives ambassadors, heads of representative agencies

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on October 9 for a delegation of ambassadors and heads of representative agencies of Vietnam who are to take their offices abroad for the 2019 – 2020 tenure.

PM praises Lao Ambassador’s contributions to boosting ties with Vietnam

PM praises Lao Ambassador’s contributions to boosting ties with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has congratulated outgoing Lao Ambassador to Vietnam Thongsavanh Phomvihane on fulfilling his assigned tasks and receiving a first-class Labour Order of the Vietnamese Party and State in recognition of his contributions to fostering bilateral ties.

Vietnam-US defence cooperation achieves great progress

Vietnam-US defence cooperation achieves great progress

VOV.VN - Defence cooperation between Vietnam and the US has seen positive developments in a wide range of fields like delegation exchange at all levels, war consequence settlement, training, and sharing of experience in UN peacekeeping operations.

Vietnam aspires to enhance defence links with EU

Vietnam aspires to enhance defence links with EU

VOV.VN - Vietnam greatly values its relationship with the EU, including defence ties, said Vietnamese Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh during a reception for Ambassador-Head of EU Delegation to Vietnam Giorgio Aliberti in Hanoi on October 8.

Party Political Report - basis for other documents

Party Political Report - basis for other documents

VOV.VN - The ongoing plenum of the 12th Party Central Committee in Hanoi will discuss bills to be submitted to the 13th National Party Congress, the 2019 socio-economic development and state budget implementation reports, plans for next year, and other issues.

NA Vice Chairman welcomes EU business official

NA Vice Chairman welcomes EU business official

VOV.VN - National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to give support to investors in the country during a reception in Hanoi on October 7 for Chairman of the EU – ASEAN Business Council Donald Kanak.