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.
A grand ceremony is scheduled to be held in Ho Chi Minh City today, January 31, to mark the 50th anniversary of the Mau Than General Offensive and Uprising in spring 1968; as part of the commemorations, the whole Party, people, and army are actively organising memorial activities and promoting emulation movements to celebrate the new Spring and the country’s Doi Moi (Renewal) process, as well as successfully implement the resolutions adopted at Party congresses at all levels and the 12th National Party Congress.
Heroic memories are accompanied by pain and guilt, say veterans who lost hundreds of comrades.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc highlighted Việt Nam’s significant achievements in 2017 in an article published in a special issue titled “The Year Ahead 2018: Hope Against Rage” of the international media organisation Project Syndicate.
Over the past 20 years, Vietnam has made tremendous efforts in completing the systems of legislation, mechanisms and policies aimed at promoting national sustainable development, improvement of people’s life both materially and spiritually, and protection of the environment.
China attaches great importance to reinforcing its bilateral ties with Vietnam, said Zhao Leji, Politburo member of the Communist Party of China’s Standing Committee, on January 25.
The 2017 ASEAN – India Summit, themed ‘Shared Value – Common Destiny’, is a good opportunity for Vietnam to maintain the development of its relationship with India, as well as confirming its active role as a coordinator for ASEAN – India relations, said the Nhan Dan (People) News.
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).
At the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife, leading the Vietnamese delegation, left Hanoi for India to attend the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit as well as the celebration of India’s 69th Republic Day.
VNF - The 48th World Forum Annual Meeting will take place on 23-26 January in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland with the theme “Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World”.
President Tran Dai Quang informed visiting Russian Minister of Defence Sergey Shoyu that cooperation in defence and military technology continues to play an important role in Vietnam-Russia relations, at a meeting on January 23rd.
The Government and people of Vietnam will make greater efforts to accelerate the cooperation with the Government, parliament and people of Mongolia, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and her Mongolian counterpart Miyegombo Enkhbold have agreed to promote bilateral exchanges and cooperation in politics and security-defence, towards further deepening bilateral ties.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s India visit to attend the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit and the 69th anniversary of the Republic Day of India from January 24th-26th will boost bilateral cooperation and political trust.
The Hanoi Declaration of a New Vision for Asia–Pacific Parliamentary Partnership, along with 14 other resolutions and the APPF Joint Communique, were approved at the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum-26’s final plenary session in Hanoi on January 20 afternoon.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception for President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron, IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong and former IPU President Saber Hossain Chawdhury, in Hanoi on January 19th.
North Korea’s nuclear crisis dominated the opening session of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum 2018 yesterday as members revealed concerns about the threat of a global nuclear war if diplomatic efforts fail.