VOV.VN - The US Department of State has issued a Report on International Religious Freedom 2019 giving inaccurate, unverified information about the situation in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - The US Department of State has recently released the 2019 International Religious Freedom Report, which discussed Vietnam’s achievements and progress in ensuring and promoting religious values and various beliefs. However, the report contained plenty of biased, inaccurate, and unverified information regarding the current religious situation in the country.
Archbishop Marek Zalewski, the Holy See's Apostolic Nuncio to Singapore and the Vatican's non-resident Special Envoy to Vietnam, paid a courtesy visit to leaders of the southern province of An Giang on November 28.
The adoption of the Law on Belief and Religion in 2016 was an important legal reform in Vietnam, creating a firm legal framework to better ensure citizens’ rights to freedom of belief and religion.
The International Religious Freedom Report for 2016 recently released by the US Department of State again does not reflect correctly the real religion and belief situation in Vietnam as well as the country’s achievements in ensuring the right to freedom of religion.
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.
VOV.VN - The US Department of State on August 10 released the 2015 International Religious Freedom Report, which judges other countries’ internal affairs.
Though casting a fairly positive light on Vietnam’s irrefutable achievements in ensuring religious and belief freedom, the report on global religious freedom issued by the US Department of State on August 10 still contains contents exposing a narrow mindset, biased outlook and a lack of goodwill.
David Sapterstein, Ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom, and a delegation from the US Department of State took a fact-finding tour in Vietnam from March 26 to 31.
(VOV) - On October 15, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh gave the media Vietnam’s response to the US Department of State’s report on international religious freedom in 2014, including the situation in Vietnam.
More than 100 representatives from State agencies and embassies of European Union (EU) member states in Vietnam, foreign experts and religious dignitaries gathered at a seminar in Hanoi on October 8 to discuss policies and laws ensuring belief and religious freedom in Vietnam.
(VOV) - On August 28, Vice President - General Secretary of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Vu Trong Kim received Professor Mary Ann Glendon, commissioner of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF).
The draft Law on Belief and Religion should institutionalise the Party’s viewpoints and the 2013 Constitution in order to ensure the right to belief and religious freedom of all people, as heard at an expert consultation held in Hanoi on July 23.
Heiner Beilefeldt, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion and belief, presented to the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council the main findings of his visit to Vietnam from July 21 to 31, 2014.
Ha Thi Khiet, Party Secretary, extended season’s greetings to dignitaries of the Hue Archdiocese and Catholic followers in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on December 10 in the run up to Christmas.
(VOV) -Vietnam, its agencies and localities have created conditions for Heiner Bielefeldt, a UN Special Rapporteur on religious freedom, to accomplish his July 21-31 mission in the country, meeting its commitment to the international community.
(VOV) - Several websites overseas recently published stories, allegedly accusing the Nghe An provincial administration of repressing Catholics in My Yen parish, Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district. What is the truth behind these slanderous allegations?
(VOV) - Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed Vietnam’s diplomatic sector has worked very hard during the past 68 years to contribute greatly to national development and international integration.
(VOV) - Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh says the most notable result of President Sang’s visit is that both sides decided to establish the comprehensive partnership, laying a firm foundation for stronger Vietnam-US ties in the future.
(VOV) - American Samoa’s delegate to the US House of Representatives, Eni Faleomavaega, has criticised the House Foreign Affairs Committee for passing a Human Rights Act that he says does not reflect the full truth of the situation in Vietnam.