Category Archives: Politics

Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh receives leader of Ile-de-France region

Hanoi (VNA) Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh received President of Ile-de-France region Valerie Pecresse in Hanoi on July 16.

The Ile-de-France delegation has been on a visit to the capital city of Hanoi to attend the celebration of 30 years of cooperative ties between the two localities.…

Vietnam, Laos increase training courses for judges, court officials

Hanoi (VNA) Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has asked the Supreme People’s Courts of Vietnam and Laos to increase training courses for judges and court officials.

She made the statement at a reception for visiting Chief Judge of the Lao Supreme People’s Court Khampha Sengdara in Hanoi on July 16.…

Vietnam resolved to fight violations of its sea areas: spokeswoman

Hanoi (VNA) Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang reaffirmed on July 16 Vietnam’s resolve to peacefully struggle against violations of its sovereignty, sovereign rights and jurisdiction over its sea areas.…

Vietnam, Cambodia build border lines of peace, friendship

An Giang (VNA) The negotiations for border demarcation and marker planting between Vietnam and Cambodia over the past time have reaped good outcomes, contributing to the creation of a stable and peaceful environment for the two countries’ national defence and economic development, heard a conference held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on July 16.…

Vietnam’s defence ties with other countries enhanced: ministry

Hanoi (VNA) Vietnam’s defence relations with other countries have been intensified and obtained substantive outcomes thanks to cooperation activities implemented in line with the Party and State’s international integration guidelines.

The assessment was made by the Ministry of National Defence at a meeting in Hanoi on July 16.…

NA Standing Committee opens 35th session

Hanoi (VNA) The National Assembly Standing Committee opened its 35th session on July 15 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

In her remarks, the top legislator said in the 2.5-day session will focus on four law projects which have received mixed opinions of the deputies, namely the Law on Migration and Immigration by Vietnamese citizens, the revised law on militia and self-defence forces, the law on several amendments and supplements to the law on organisation of the Government and local administrations, and the revised Law on Cadres and Civil Servants, and the Law on Public Employees.…

PM bids farewell to outgoing Panamanian Ambassador

Hanoi (VNA) Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception for Panamanian Ambassador Servio S. Samudio in Hanoi on July 15, congratulating the outgoing diplomat on excellently fulfilling his assigned mission in Vietnam.…