President attends Binh Duong province's 15th re-establishment anniversary

President attends Binh Duong province's 15th re-establishment anniversary

1/1/2012 - 17:02

President Truong Tan Sang has urged the southern province of Binh Duong to renovate its growth structure and improve economic performance efficiency for sustainable development.

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Iraqi Prime Minister announces Deccember 31st National Day

Iraqi Prime Minister announces Deccember 31st National Day

1/1/2012 - 15:38

Iraqi Prime Minister announced December 31st the country's National Day

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Russia and the US hope for closer ties in 2012

Russia and the US hope for closer ties in 2012

12/27/2011 - 19:45

Russia and the US have expressed satisfaction with their relations this year and a hope for closer cooperation next year. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and US Deputy National Security Advisor, Ben Rhodes made the joint statement in an interview with Russian news agency ITAR –TASS. Ryabkov said bilateral partnership has been lifted to a new height, which benefits...

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More gifts arrived on Truong Sa Island for the lunar New Year

More gifts arrived on Truong Sa Island for the lunar New Year

12/27/2011 - 19:43

A navy delegation arrived on Nam Yet island today to deliver Tet gifts to soldiers stationed there. The island is part of Truong Sa or Spratly Archipelago. Soldier Nguyen Ba Phat expressed his appreciation for the love of the people back on the mainland: “I’m moved to meet the delegation because visits like this make us less homesick. Our Lunar...

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Vietnamese encouraged to use home-made products

Vietnamese encouraged to use home-made products

12/27/2011 - 19:42

A conference to review the outcomes of the campaign on encouraging Vietnamese people to prioritize Vietnamese products over the past year was held in Hanoi today/Tuesday. In his address, Director of the Campaign’s Steering Committee Dao Van Binh said the drive has helped domestic enterprises increase production and promote their products to local consumers. Binh said Hanoi will further expand...

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Young entrepreneurs urged to lead economic development

Young entrepreneurs urged to lead economic development

12/27/2011 - 19:40

600 delegates are gathering in Hanoi for the 4th National Congress of the Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs’ Association. Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed the essential role of young businesspeople in socio-economic development and international integration while calling on them to be the vanguard in the economic front. “We have witnessed the dramatic development of young entrepreneurs. With patriotism, national...

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Japanese PM concludes 2 day official visit to China

Japanese PM concludes 2 day official visit to China

12/26/2011 - 19:31

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda left Beijing on Monday, concluding his official 2 day visit to China

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Vietnam's population day marked

Vietnam's population day marked

12/26/2011 - 19:23

Hanoi aims to reduce the birth rate by 0.2 per 1000 population and the number of women having a 3rd child by 0.5%

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Vietnam welcomes 6 millionth foreign visitor this year

Vietnam welcomes 6 millionth foreign visitor this year

12/26/2011 - 19:20

Curvalle Bernard Francois, a French citizen has become the 6 millionth foreign visitor to Vietnam this year.

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Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs’ Association Congress opens

Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs’ Association Congress opens

12/26/2011 - 18:15

The 4th National Congress of the Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs’ Association opened in Hanoi on Monday attended by more than 600 delegates.

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Party leader opens the 4th plenum of the Party Central Committe

Party leader opens the 4th plenum of the Party Central Committe

12/26/2011 - 18:06

The 4th plenum of the current Party’s Central Committee opened in Hanoi on Monday to discuss Party building and infrastructure development for the next ten years.

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More Tet gifts shipped to Truong Sa soldiers

More Tet gifts shipped to Truong Sa soldiers

12/24/2011 - 20:49

A navy delegation has visited and present gifts to soldiers stationed on Da Nam and Da Thi islands in the Truong Sa or Spratly archipelago on the occasion of the upcoming lunar New Year Festival (Tet). Nguyen Duc Vuong, Deputy Political Commissar of the naval force’s zone 4, praised the soldiers’ efforts to surmount all difficulties to protect national sovereignty:...

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Vietnam targets an inflation rate of less than 10% next year

Vietnam targets an inflation rate of less than 10% next year

12/24/2011 - 20:45

The financial sector aims to raise state budget collection by between 5 to 8% and hold budget overspending below 4.8% of GDP and inflation below 10% next year. According to reports delivered at a conference in Hanoi on Saturday on financial and budgetary plans for 2012, this year’s budget collection was estimated 32 billion USD and budget overspending dropped to...

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State, government officials pay visits to Catholic followers on Xmas

State, government officials pay visits to Catholic followers on Xmas

12/23/2011 - 19:35

Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan on Friday visited Catholic dignitaries and followers at the Phat Diem bishop’s office in the northern province of Ninh Binh on Christmas and New Year.

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PM asks for more drastic measures to curb inflation

PM asks for more drastic measures to curb inflation

12/23/2011 - 19:21

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung acknowledges some positive results in socio-economic development, but calls for more aggressive and uniform measures to rein in inflation and stabilize the economy.

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Vietnam, Thailand parliament boost bilateral relations

Vietnam, Thailand parliament boost bilateral relations

12/23/2011 - 19:16

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held talks with visiting President of the Thailand Senate Teeradej Meepien on Friday in Hanoi. Mr. Hung expressed his deep sympathy to Thai people who have suffered from consequences of the recent floods and hoped that the government and people of Thailand will soon recover for their national development.

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Party leader: Home and external affairs are bound to each other

Party leader: Home and external affairs are bound to each other

12/23/2011 - 19:04

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on Friday worked with the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations.

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Pakistani army rejects NATO inquiry report

Pakistani army rejects NATO inquiry report

12/23/2011 - 18:46

Pakistan’s army has rejected a US investigation into the NATO’s last month air strikes that killed 24 of its soldiers.

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HCM City celebrates National Resistance Day

HCM City celebrates National Resistance Day

12/21/2011 - 19:56

HCM city has hosted a ceremony to mark the 65th National Resistance Day (December 19) and the 67th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (December 22).

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New prospects for Vietnam-China relations

New prospects for Vietnam-China relations

12/21/2011 - 19:53

Vietnam and China have agreed to increase high-level visits and contacts as well as people-to-people exchanges to further strengthen bilateral ties. Party Politburo member Le Hong Anh and Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan met with visiting China’s Vice President Xi Jinping in Hanoi today (Wednesday).

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