Grand meeting celebrates Hanoi's 60th liberation day

16:55 10/10/2014

A grand meeting was held at National Convention Centre in My Dinh, Hanoi, on October 10 to mark the 60th anniversary of the capital city's Liberation Day.

Vanuatu PM concludes Vietnam visit

12:20 10/10/2014

Vanuatu Prime Minister Joe Natuman on October 9 returned home from his five-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung.

NA Vice Chairwoman Phong visits French Senate

11:50 10/10/2014

Further promoting stronger cooperation will greatly benefit both Vietnam and France, National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong told French Senate leaders at an October 9 meeting as part of her ongoing visit to France.

China's run-way construction in Hoang Sa is unlawful: Spokesperson

09:24 10/10/2014

China's efforts to construct a 2,000m airstrip on Phu Lam island in Vietnam's Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago are unfounded and do not alter the fact that Vietnam holds indisputable sovereign rights over the archipelago, Foreign...

East Sea: 100-year experience for Vietnam

08:30 10/10/2014

For over 100 years, settling inland or marine disputes by international law has been chosen by many countries in the world.

Int'l seminar looks at impacts of East Sea disputes

23:44 09/10/2014

International experts have exchanged views on the latest research results assessing the multi-dimensional impacts of territorial disputes in the East Sea at an international seminar in Hanoi on October 9.

France, Vietnam promote strategic partnership

23:44 09/10/2014

Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong on October 8 led a Vietnamese delegation on a working visit to France in furtherance of elevating bilateral ties and the strategic partnership between the two nations.

China's runway construction violates Vietnam's sovereignty

23:44 09/10/2014

The construction of an airstrip by China on Phu Lam island has seriously violated Vietnam's sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on October 9.

NA Committee examines report on climate change policy implementation

23:38 09/10/2014

The 32nd session of the National Assembly's Standing Committee continued on October 8 with a focus on the implementation of policies and laws on climate change mitigation in the Mekong Delta.

Czech Republic, Vietnam boost communications cooperation

23:37 09/10/2014

A Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) delegation led by Deputy Minister Truong Minh Tuan is wrapping up a four-day visit to the Czech Republic aimed at boosting cooperation in the communications sector.

Vietnam, Belarus work on military personnel training

23:37 09/10/2014

Vietnam and Belarus pledged to cooperate on military personnel training, with a focus on political ideology.

Belarus, Vietnam defence ministries to boost cooperation

16:42 08/10/2014

High-ranking military officers of Vietnam and Belarus shared experiences in building their armed forces and discussed measures to foster cooperation in training and ideological activities.

Vietnam attends Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting

11:39 08/10/2014

A Vietnamese delegation led by the Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Committee for Economic Affairs, Nguyen Van Giau, attended the 8th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership (ASEP-8) Meeting in Rome, Italy, on October 7.

Political News 8/10

10:14 08/10/2014

FM appreciative of Vietnam-Norway cooperationDeputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the fine Vietnam-Norway friendship and cooperation in politics, diplomacy, and development while urging...

Right to silence under discussion

09:47 08/10/2014

The right to remain silent when arrested or interrogated was brought up during the NA Standing Committee discussion on amendments of law of the People's Court and Supreme People's Procuratorate.

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