Over 50,000 ecstasy pills and a kilo of crystal meth was seized in the raid last Sunday.
Former Politburo member and former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai passed away at 1:30 on March 17th at Cu Chi, Ho Chi Minh City, aged 85, according to the Board of health care services for senior officials.
The permanent Vietnamese mission to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation and other international organisations in Geneva, Switzerland held an spring gathering on February 25.
President Tran Dai Quang joined 200 representatives of 21 ethnic groups from around the country for the opening ceremony of the annual spring festival at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Son Tay district, Hanoi on February 24.
Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh, member of the Party Central Committee, permanent member of the Central Military Commission and Deputy Defense Minister, has reviewed achievements of defense external affairs last year and outlined tasks in 2018.
The UN children's agency said Wednesday it was unaware that its deputy director faced complaints of inappropriate behavior toward female staff before hiring him two years ago.
On the occasion of the 2018 Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong granted Nhan Dan Newspaper an interview.
A delegation from Cambodia’s Svay Rieng and Pray Veng provinces visited the southern province of Long An on February 9 to extend greetings to local Party Committee, authorities and people on the occasion of Lunar New Year.
Her name was Trinh Thi Ngo, but she called herself Thu Houng, “The Fragrance of Autumn.” We called her Hanoi Hannah. She was North Vietnam’s chief voice of propaganda, reaching out over the airwaves to American servicemen across South Vietnam, attempting to convince them that the war was immoral and that they should lay down their arms and go home.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith witnessed the signing of 12 cooperative documents at the 40th meeting of the Viet Nam-Laos Inter-governmental Committee.
The world’s longest sea cable car route was put into operation in An Thoi town, Phu Quoc island district, Mekong Delta Kien Giang province on February 4, with the aim of serving tourists on the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival which is several days left.
As a 19-year-old scout and spy for the communist forces in South Vietnam, Hoang Thi No remembers the determination and spirit of her 11-member team of young women who took part in the audacious Tet Offensive that turned the tide of the Vietnam War 50 years ago.
Heroic memories are accompanied by pain and guilt, say veterans who lost hundreds of comrades.
The French Embassy in Vietnam held a ceremony in Hanoi on January 24 to launch activities celebrating the 45th founding anniversary of Vietnam-France diplomatic relations (1973-2018) and the fifth anniversary of its strategic partnership (2013-2018).
It is a great honour for Vietnam to host an APPF annual meeting for the second time and the country appreciates support from APPF members, said National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse will attend the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit and the 69th anniversary of the Republic Day in India from January 24th-26th as guest of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
VNF - In the afternoon of 9 January, at the Government Headquarters, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam met with the President of SOS Children's Villages International Siddahartha Kaul.