NA Standing Committee wraps up 36th session

Hanoi The National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 36th session in Hanoi on August 16 under the Chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

In her closing remarks, the top legislator said during the week-long meeting, the committee completed the working agenda, including thematic supervision and a question and answer session.…

Vietnamese, Lao parties share inspection experience

Ha Tinh Officials of the inspection commissions of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) and the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party Central Committee (LPRPCC) shared experience during their talks in Vietnam’s central province of Ha Tinh on August 16.…

Deputy PM Hue emphasises Mekong Delta’s strategic position

Hanoi The Vietnamese Government always considers the Mekong Delta a strategic position in term of security, economy, and national defence, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a question and answer session of the National Assembly Standing Committee in Hanoi on August 15.…

India launches project to build patrol ships for Vietnam

New Delhi India’s Larsen and Toubro shipyard near Chennai city of Tamil Nadu State has launched a project to build 12 high-speed vessels for the Vietnam Border Guard Force, funded by the Indian government’s credit package.…

Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conference

Geneva Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, chaired the final plenary sessions of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) on August 14-15 under Vietnam’s presidency of the conference from June 24-30 and from July 29 to August 18.…

Australian Prime Minister to visit Vietnam

Hanoi Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison and his spouse will pay an official visit to Vietnam from August 22 � 24.

The information was announced by the Foreign Ministry in its communique.…

Vietnamese tank crew come second at Army Games 2019 in Russia

Moscow The Vietnamese tank crew finished second after Uzbekistan in the Tank Biathlon finals of the International Army Games 2019 in Russia on August 15.

Among guests present at the finale were Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, and Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Ngo Duc Manh.…