A high-ranking delegation of the Australian House of Representatives, led by its Speaker Tony Smith, will pay an official visit to Vietnam from July 23-25.
The 70th National Day was marked with a grand meeting and the largest-ever parade in the country at Ba Dinh Square in Hanoi September 2nd morning.
(VNF) - On behalf of President Barack Obama and the people of the United States, Secretary of State John Kerry on September 1st congratulated the people of Vietnam on the National Day (September 2nd).
The Politburo on August 25th worked with the Standing Board of the Central Public Security Party Committee to contribute ideas on the draft documents and personnel plans on preparations for its Party Congress for the 2015-2020 period.
“Viet Nam has full legal basis and historic evidence to claim its uncontroversial sovereignty over Spratly and Parcel archipelagos. All foreign-related activities in the water areas are illegal and valueless without Viet Nam’s permission,” said FM Spokesman Le Hai Binh.
From August 15th-22nd, the Politburo worked with 21 Party Committees to complete draft reports and personnel plans at the executive committees before their Party congresses for the 2015-2020 term.
Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs sent a diplomatic note on this issue to Indonesia on August 20th and asked the country to handle Vietnamese fishermen who have violated Indonesia’s territorial waters in line with the strategic partnership between the two countries, both of which are ASEAN members, and in a humane fashion.
Colonel Nguyen Van Ri was elected to Secretary of Party Committee of Border Defense Force of Tra Vinh province.
Military Zone 5’s Party Committee and armed forces need to thoroughly grasp instructions from higher levels, strengthen the people's defence posture in combination with the people's security posture, raise its troops’ training and combat readiness quality, and enhance the leadership capacity and combat strength of grassroots Party organizations.
Vietnam will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution on August 19th, 1945. The victory was attributed to the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam, which had about 5,000 members at that time.
Vietnam strongly condemns the bombing in the Thai capital on August 17th and believes the culprits will soon be punished deservedly, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on August 18th.
Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung and Second Permanent Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Singapore Chee Wee Kiong chaired the ninth political consultation in Hanoi on August 17th.
A grand meeting was held in Tan Trao commune, Son Duong district, the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang on August 16th to mark the 70th anniversary of the Tan Trao Congress of People’s Representatives chaired by President Ho Chi Minh to decide the destiny of the nation.
With high determination, Executive Committee of Cau Ke district in Tra Vinh province concretized policies of the Party in accordance with practical situation with most of big targets being reached and exceeded.
In the morning of August 11, 2015, Provincial Standing Party Committee held a meeting to pass document for 11th Party Congress of Party Committee of Duyen Hai district, term 2015-2020.
On August 11, the Party Central Committee’s Office held its Party Congress for the 2015-2020 term in Hanoi in the presence of General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.
(VNF) - US Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on August 11th concluded her official visit to Hanoi which is sponsored by the Department of State’s US Speakers Program.