ASEAN, Japan foster cooperation on maritime security

09:43 08/10/2014

Japan and ASEAN have agreed to promote bilateral cooperation and their partnerships with other countries, in order to ensure peace and stability in the East Sea and East China Sea, Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh said.

Freedom of navigation and sovereignty of Paracel and Spratly Islands

08:15 08/10/2014

China has been taking advantage of the strategic position of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes in the East Sea to implement its ambitions of occupying the East Sea, seriously threatening freedom of...

Deputy PM Ninh receives London Lord Mayor

21:24 07/10/2014

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh on October 7 received Lord Mayor of London Alderman Fiona Woolf on a working visit to Vietnam.

Deputy FM appreciative of Vietnam-Norway cooperation

20:33 07/10/2014

Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the fine Vietnam-Norway friendship and cooperation in politics, diplomacy, and development and urged expanded cooperation in economics, trade, and...

Vietnam attends ASEAN-Japan Vice Defence Ministerial Meeting

19:18 07/10/2014

A Vietnamese military delegation led by Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh, Deputy Defence Minister attended the sixth ASEAN-Japan Vice Defence Ministerial Meeting in Yokohama, Japan.

Vietnam - a good neighbour of Cambodia

11:36 07/10/2014

Vietnam has always been a good neighbor of Cambodia, President of the Cambodia National Assembly Heng Samrin during an Oct.

Larry Berman and the 'Perfect Spy' (Part 1)

09:19 07/10/2014

VietNamNet's Viet Lam talks with Prof. Larry Berman, author of bestseller “Perfect Spy”, about legendary Vietnamese spy Pham Xuan An.

Vanuatu PM desires closer bonds with Vietnam

02:03 07/10/2014

The Republic of Vanuatu is eager to bolster cooperation with Vietnam in agriculture, forestry, fishing, mining, trade and tourism, Prime Minister Joe Natuman told his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung at their talks in Hanoi...

Vanuatu PM hopes for closer rapport with Vietnam

22:37 06/10/2014

Vanuatu's Prime Minister Joe Natuman, who is visiting Vietnam for the first time, stated that his country is keen to strengthen cooperation with Vietnam in agriculture, forestry, fishing, mining, trade and tourism.

State President welcomes Vanuatu Prime Minister

20:06 06/10/2014

Vietnam and Vanuatu can cooperate in many potential fields, especially economics, said President Truong Tan Sang at a meeting with Vanuatu Prime Minister Joe Natuman in Hanoi on October 6.

NA Standing Committee opens its 32nd session

12:33 06/10/2014

The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee convened in Hanoi on October 6 for its 32nd session which focuses on plans for socio-economic development and State budge estimates.

Talks held on new National Assembly session

11:47 06/10/2014

The 32nd meeting of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee opens today in Ha Noi, focusing on the contents of the upcoming eighth session of the 13th legislature.

Amended law on special consumption tax gets green light

10:03 05/10/2014

The amended law on special consumption tax is to be presented at the eighth sitting of the National Assembly (NA) this month, with an aim to raise tax on tobacco, wine and beer, said NA Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

Party leader successfully concludes state visit to RoK

19:15 04/10/2014

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and his entourage arrived in Hanoi on October 4, wrapping up four-day visit to the Republic of Korea at the invitation of Korean President Park Geun Hye.

NA deputy skeptical about employment figures

14:45 04/10/2014

Bui Sy Loi, deputy head of the National Assembly (NA) Committee for Social Affairs, cast doubt on employment targets and figures presented by the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs.

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