Daily Archives: September 6, 2017

National Assembly Judicial Committee’s 7th session

The National Assembly Judicial Committee’s delegates met on Wednesday to comment on a government anti-corruption report.

They also reviewed revisions to the Law on Corruption Prevention and Control. Delegates called for more specific liability tied to heads of organizations in anti-corruption.…

National Assembly Chairwoman visits Ton Duc Thang University

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visited Ton Duc Thang University on Tuesday. She congratulated the school on its 20 years of development.

Ms. Ngan said the school was one of the first self-financed public universities in Vietnam.…

Vietnam, Uganda enhance bilateral relations

Vietnamese Ambassador to Tanzania Nguyen Kim Doanh on his 3-day visit to Uganda early this week paid a courtesy call to Uganda’s Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda.

Briefing his host on the socio-economic situation and major external policies of Vietnam, Ambassador Doanh expressed his hope that Vietnam-Uganda relations will expand.…

Vietnam attends CHOD-20

Deputy Defense Minister Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang led a high-ranking delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army to the on-going 20th Asia-Pacific Chiefs of Defense Conference (CHOD-20) in Canada.

Giang is also a member of the Party Central Committee and Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army.…

Vietnam, Cuba hold 4th political consultation in Hanoi

Cuban First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Marcelino Medina Gonzalez paid an official visit to Vietnam from Monday to Wednesday.

On Tuesday, Mr. Gonzalez attended the 4th political consultation at the deputy foreign minister level in Hanoi.…

Egyptian media praises Vietnam’s development experience

Egypt’s Al Ahram, El Messa, AL Gomhuria, and Youm 7 news agencies highlighted the importance of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to Vietnam and praised Vietnam’s economic development achievements.

A number of newspapers published in-depth articles on Vietnam’s economy, society, and culture.The Elwatannews online newspaper on Tuesday said the visit is intended to discuss measures to strengthen the traditional relationship between the two countries in all fields.…

US President ends program on childhood immigration

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is being rescinded, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday, because it is unconstitutional and gave hundreds of thousands of jobs to illegal immigrants instead of to Americans.…