Sixth session of 14th National Assembly opens

Updated at 16:05:26 10/22/2018 (Views: 4)

The sixth session of the 14th National Assembly opened at the National Assembly Hall in Hanoi at 9 am on October 22, with the opening sitting broadcast live on national television and radio.

  • PM back to Hanoi from ASEM 12, P4G, European countries

    Updated at 08:41:13 10/22/2018 (Views: 7)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse arrived in Hanoi on October 21, wrapping up his working trip to attend the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting Summit (ASEM 12) and the Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030 (P4G) Summit, and visit Austria, Belgium and Denmark from October 14-21.

  • NA Standing Committee convenes 28th session

    Updated at 08:52:04 10/16/2018 (Views: 19)

    The National Assembly Standing Committee opened its 28th session on October 15, with a focus on preparations for the upcoming sixth session of the National Assembly.

  • Vietnam, Russia tighten cooperation in peacekeeping activities

    Updated at 15:05:04 10/10/2018 (Views: 25)

    Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Sen. Lt. Gen. Pham Ngoc Minh received visiting Commander of the Engineering Troops of the Russian Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Yuri Stavitsky in Hanoi on October 9.

  • Funeral Board, family of former Party General Secretary offer thanks

    Updated at 15:02:33 10/08/2018 (Views: 25)

    The Funeral Board and the family of former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi expressed thanks following the burial service for the leader in his hometown in Dong My commune, Thanh Tri district, Hanoi on October 7.

  • Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong nominated for Presidential post

    Updated at 09:10:42 10/04/2018 (Views: 33)

    All members of the 12th Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee have agreed to introduce General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong as a candidate for the post of President, to be elected in the 14th National Assembly’s sixth session.

  • Vietnam Coast Guard vessel pays first visit to India

    Updated at 14:35:21 10/03/2018 (Views: 24)

    Vessel 8001 from the High Command of Vietnam Coast Guard, Zone 3, led by Vice Commander Sen. Lt. Col. Nguyen Minh Khanh docked in Chennai port on October 2, beginning its visit to India at the invitation of Rear Admiral Paramesh, Commander of the Indian Coast Guard Eastern Region.

  • Leader plays host to Chinese Consul General in Ho Chi Minh city

    Updated at 11:22:08 10/03/2018 (Views: 27)

     BTO-Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Ngoc Hai on October 2 held a reception for Mr. Wu Jun, Chinese Consul General in Ho Chi Minh city.

  • Party Central Committee’s 8th session opens

    Updated at 09:39:18 10/03/2018 (Views: 31)

    The 12th Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee convened its eighth session on October 2.

  • Vietnam peacekeeping force sets out on first mission in South Sudan

    Updated at 14:59:38 10/01/2018 (Views: 26)

    The first group of Vietnam peacekeeping force with 30 members set off for South Sudan on October 1 for the nation’s first mission as an independent unit, which is to run a level-2 field hospital in the East Africa country. 

  • PM arrives in New York for UN General Assembly’s 73rd session

    Updated at 14:07:34 09/28/2018 (Views: 34)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in New York on the morning of September 27 (Vietnam time) to attend the high-level general debate of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly.

  • 1,500 delegations pay tribute to President Tran Dai Quang

    Updated at 09:51:15 09/27/2018 (Views: 32)

    Some 1,500 domestic and international delegations with approximately 50,000 people had paid tribute to President Tran Dai Quang by 17:00 on September 26, according to the national funeral organising board.

  • Australia hoists flag at half-mast for President Tran Dai Quang

    Updated at 09:42:57 09/27/2018 (Views: 31)

    The Australian flag was hoisted at half mast at all buildings of public agencies in all the states nationwide on September 26 to commemorate Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang who passed away on September 21.

  • State funeral for President Tran Dai Quang begins

    Updated at 10:21:17 09/26/2018 (Views: 35)

    The State funeral for Tran Dai Quang, Politburo member and President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, began at the National Funeral Hall, No.5 Tran Thanh Tong, Hanoi on September 26.

  • President Tran Dai Quang and the cause of protection of security, social order

    Updated at 10:11:49 09/26/2018 (Views: 29)

    Sen. Lieut. Gen. To Lam, Politburo member and Minister of Public Security, has highlighted President Tran Dai Quang’s contributions to the cause of protection of security and order of Vietnam in an article written in commemoration of the leader.

  • 12th Vietnam trade union congress kicks off in Hanoi

    Updated at 09:42:54 09/25/2018 (Views: 28)

    As many as 947 delegates representing over 10 million members of all-level trade unions nationwide on September 24 gathered in Hanoi for the 12th Congress of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL). 

  • Entertainment activities to be suspended in memory of President

    Updated at 09:42:09 09/25/2018 (Views: 22)

    The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism on September 24 sent a notice to ministries, people’s committees of cities and provinces, and other state bodies nationwide requesting the cancellation of entertainment activities in memory of late President Tran Dai Quang.

  • RoK PM to attend national funeral of President Tran Dai Quang

    Updated at 08:39:19 09/25/2018 (Views: 26)

    Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Lee Nak-yon will arrive in Vietnam on September 25 to attend the national funeral of President Tran Dai Quang, announced the RoK Presidential Palace on September 24.

  • Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang passes away aged 62

    Updated at 10:06:25 09/22/2018 (Views: 32)

    Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has passed away at the age of 62 due to a serious illness, according to the Vietnam News Agency (VNA).

  • PM chairs first meeting of national e-government committee

    Updated at 10:10:58 09/21/2018 (Views: 34)

    The national e-government committee made debut at its first meeting in Hanoi on September 20 under the chair of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

  • President hosts Chinese Chief Justice

    Updated at 10:44:47 09/20/2018 (Views: 35)

    President Tran Dai Quang hosted a reception for Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s Court of China Zhou Qiang in Hanoi on September 19.

  • Vietnam takes over ASEAN Social Security Association chairmanship

    Updated at 10:35:23 09/20/2018 (Views: 31)

    The Vietnam Social Security (VSS) will take over the rotating chairmanship of the ASEAN Social Security Association in the 2018-2019 term. 

  • NA Chairwoman welcomes Hungarian chief prosecutor

    Updated at 09:55:29 09/18/2018 (Views: 32)

    National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception on September 17 for Hungarian Chief Prosecutor Peter Polt who is on a visit to Vietnam to expand cooperation with the country’s Supreme People’s Procuracy.

  • Groups promise to support Vietnam in meeting standards of digital economy

    Updated at 10:22:09 09/14/2018 (Views: 39)

    Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on September 13 received representatives from Mitsubishi, Deloitte, Hanwha Energy, McKinsey, and HSBC in the framework of the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi. 

  • CPV chief meets with Russian Prime Minister

    Updated at 10:33:09 09/06/2018 (Views: 47)

    General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong met with Russian Prime Minister and Chairman of the United Russia party Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow on September 5.

  • Russia - Vietnam relations can reach a new level

    Updated at 09:18:46 09/06/2018 (Views: 45)

    On the occasion of the official visit to the Russian Federation by General Secretary of the Communist Part of Vietnam Central Committee, Nguyen Phu Trong, Russia’s expert forum Realtribune.ru recently posted an article by Grigory Trofimchuk, Chairman of the Expert Council of Research Support Foundation, entitled “Workshop of Eurasian Ideas”, in which the author mentioned “Comrade Vietnam” and commented that the Russia-Vietnam relations could reach a new level after this visit.

  • Province’s leaders pay tribute to late President Ho Chi Minh on National Day

    Updated at 16:31:05 09/01/2018 (Views: 58)

    BTO- A delegation of Binh Thuan provincial Party committee, provincial Council Committee, provincial People’s committee, province’s Vietnam Fatherland Front committee paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh and heroic martyrs at Ho chi Minh Museum – Binh Thuan branch and the provincial Martyrs' cemetery on August 31st morning.

  • Prime Minister hosts banquet on National Day

    Updated at 09:43:13 08/31/2018 (Views: 45)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse hosted a banquet for ambassadors, charge d’affaires and heads of international organisations in Hanoi on August 30 on the occasion of the 73rd anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2).

  • Plenty of room for expanding Vietnam – India ties: PM

    Updated at 11:07:15 08/29/2018 (Views: 47)

    There is plenty of room for expanding cooperation in science-technology, culture, tourism, and people-to-people exchange between Vietnam and India, however the two sides should establish appropriate mechanisms to facilitate them, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 28.

  • Key government members discuss socio-economic performance

    Updated at 08:55:20 08/29/2018 (Views: 47)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting of permanent government members in Hanoi on August 28 to discuss the recent socio-economic performance, State budget, and public investment.

  • Vietnam, Egypt issue joint statement

    Updated at 08:51:22 08/29/2018 (Views: 47)

    The joint statement said President Quang held talks with President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and met with Speaker of the House of Representatives Ali Abdel Aal and Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly.