General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and President of China Xi Jinping has affirmed that the Chinese Party, Government, and people attach great importance to and are willing to work, together with their Vietnamese counterparts, to continuously consolidate and develop relations between the two Parties and countries.
The US-Vietnam cooperation in United Nations peacekeeping operations demonstrates the expansion of their cooperative ties from bilateral aspects to regional and global issues, said US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh expressed Vietnam’s wish to continue strengthening its comprehensive cooperation with Brazil during talks with Brazilian Minister of External Relations Mauro Luiz Vieira in Hanoi on July 27.
President Truong Tan Sang in Hanoi on July 27 hosted a reception for IMF Resident Representative for Vietnam and Laos Sanjay Kalra, who is going to finish his tenure of working in Vietnam.
The Binh Son district Party Committee (Quang Ngai province) on July 22 opened its 26th Congress (term 2015-2020).
Leaders from the Party, the State and the Vietnam Fatherland Front on July 27th burnt incense, laid wreaths at the martyrs’ memorial in Ba Dinh district, Hanoi, and paid homage to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum.
Minister of National Defence General Phung Quang Thanh returned home early July 25, said assistant to the minister Major General Ngo Quang Lien.
British Prime Minister David Cameron will visit four Southeast Asian nations -Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore- next week on a trade mission with a number of businesspeople, according to a local newspaper.
China’s illegal construction work in the East Sea has adverse impacts on peace, security, economy, trade and marine environment, experts stressed at an international seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25.
The Party Committee of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) formally organised its 7th Party Congress for the 2015-2020 term on July 24th-25th with the subject “Promoting general strength, creating a new driving force in scientific research, training, development of technology and its applications, and increased international integration.”
Illegal construction in the East Sea and its impact on regional peace, security, economy and trade will be put on the table at an international seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung spoke highly of the World Bank (WB)’s support for Vietnam in both policy consultation and technical and financial assistance, while receiving WB Country Director in Vietnam Victoria Kwakwa in Hanoi on July 24.
For the term from 2015-2020, the Hanoitourist Corporation needs to target comprehensive and stable development, multi-ownership and becoming one of the leading corporations of the municipals and country, holding the leading role in tourism business.
Illegal construction in the East Sea and its impact on regional peace, security, economy and trade will be put on the table at an international seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25th with the attendance of over 20 law experts and scholars at home and abroad.
(VNF) - In 2014, the East Sea became a hot spot in Southeast Asia, and Asia in general, with concern and anxiety among the international community over China’s placement of the drilling rig HYSY 981 inside Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone, encroaching on the sovereignty and jurisdiction of Vietnam as were established in the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.
In the 2015-2020 period, the party committee of the Organs of the General Department of Politics will strive their best to continuously direct constituent units to grasp thoroughly resolutions and instructions at all levels, especially those of the 12th National Party Congress and the 10th Party Congress of the Army; heighten responsibilities; improve quality of the advisory task in terms of party and political work in the army; and achieve all assigned tasks.
China’s military drill in the area covering islands and reefs in the northeast of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago severely violates Vietnam’s sovereignty over the chain of islands, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh said at a regular press conference on July 23.