Category Archives: Human Rights

Vietnam proposes establishing global network on ocean-sea data sharing

Osaka (VNA) � Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc proposed an initiative to form a global network on sharing data on oceans and sea, towards a global framework on preventing marine plastic waste at a discussion on climate and environment within the framework of the G20 Summit in Osaka on June 29.…

Awarding the Friendship Medal to Australian Ambassador Craig Chittick

Government Guest House, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung chaired the Friendship Medal Ceremony to give Mr. Craig Chittick, Australian Ambassador to Vietnam. Inheriting the authorization of the General Secretary and President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong, on June 26, at the Government Guest House, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung chaired the Friendship Medal Ceremony.…

Graduation ceremony for Vietnamese students in Israel

Tel Aviv (VNA) � The Arava International Centre for Agriculture Training (AICAT) in southern Israel on June 14 held a graduation ceremony for Vietnamese students and their peers from 10 other countries who finished their training course on agriculture of the 2018-2019 school year.…

Asia Dragon Bazar’s 20th anniversary marked in Czech Republic

Prague (VNA) � A ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of Asia Dragon Bazar, a shopping centre of the Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic, recently took place in Cheb city, Karlovarsky province bordering with Germany.…

UNSC non-permanent seat brings cooperation chances for Vietnam: diplomat

Hanoi (VNA) – The non-permanent seat in the UN Security Council (UNSC) will open up many opportunities for Vietnam to increase dialogue and cooperation with other countries, particularly world powers and UNSC members, according to Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, who served as Vietnam’s permanent representative to the UN in the term 2014-2018.…

Election to UNSC manifests others’ trust on Vietnam: Indian scholar

New Delhi (VNA) � Vietnam’s election to the United Nations Security Council on June 7 as a non-permanent member of the organization manifests the trust of other countries for Vietnam, and this also helps raise its prestige and position in the international arena, an Indian leading scholar has said.…

NA deputies debate laws on government organisation

Hanoi (VNA) National Assembly deputies shared the view that the Prime Minister and ministers should be given more power, while discussing the draft law amending and supplementing some articles of the Law on Organisation of the Government and the Law on Organisation of the Local Governments on June 10.…