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Traffic accidents reduce in first two quarters

Traffic accidents reduce in first two quarters

Drops were recorded in the numbers of road traffic accidents, traffic deaths and injuries nationwide in the first two quarters of 2018, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Vietnam People’s Army Day marked in Czech Republic

Vietnam People’s Army Day marked in Czech Republic

A celebration to mark the 73rd anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army Day (December 22) was held on December 17 in Prague by the Vietnamese War Veterans Association in the Czech Republic.

Nguyen Van Duoc re-elected VWVA chairman

Nguyen Van Duoc re-elected VWVA chairman

Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Van Duoc was re-elected Chairman of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association (VWVA) for the sixth tenure, 2017-2022, on December 14.

Defence Minister receives Lao, Cambodian war veterans

Defence Minister receives Lao, Cambodian war veterans

Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich hosted separate receptions for war veteran delegations from Laos and Cambodia, who are in Hanoi to attend the 6th National Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association (VWVA).

War veterans honour late President Ho Chi Minh

War veterans honour late President Ho Chi Minh

More than 500 delegates attending the sixth National Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association (VWVA) paid tribute to late President Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi on December 13.

PM wants more good deeds for revolutionary contributors

PM wants more good deeds for revolutionary contributors

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 22 attended a meeting reviewing the 20-year implementation of policies towards revolutionary contributors in the central province of Quang Nam, home to the biggest number of contributors in Vietnam.

Politburo member Dinh The Huynh concludes US visit

Politburo member Dinh The Huynh concludes US visit

Politburo member and standing member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Dinh The Huynh on October 31 wrapped up his visit to the US at the invitation of Secretary of State John Kerry.

President asks for veterans’ active role in corruption fight

President asks for veterans’ active role in corruption fight

War veterans will carry forward their solidarity and take a more active part in socio-economic development campaigns as well as the fight against bureaucracy, corruption, wastefulness, crimes and other bad deeds, President Tran Dai Quang has said.

Vietnam, Thailand cooperate to seek martyr remains

Vietnam, Thailand cooperate to seek martyr remains

Vietnam hopes the Thai Ministry of Defence and War Veterans Association will share information relating to Vietnamese fallen soldiers and those missing in action during wartime in areas along the Cambodia-Thailand border.