Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs implements tasks for this year

Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs implements tasks for this year

1/11/2017 - 19:16

(VOVworld) - Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs held a meeting in Hanoi on Wednesday to review what it did last year and plan of activities for this year.

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President chairs 2nd meeting of Central Steering Committee on Judicial Reform

President chairs 2nd meeting of Central Steering Committee on Judicial Reform

1/11/2017 - 19:12

(VOVworld) - Members of the Central Steering Committee on Judicial Reform discussed draft reports on judicial reform last year and plan for this year on Wednesday.

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Prime Minister: MPI should be chief architect of economy

Prime Minister: MPI should be chief architect of economy

1/11/2017 - 19:05

(VOVworld) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc says the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has given useful advices on formulating socio-economic development policies and plans.

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President received new foreign ambassadors

President received new foreign ambassadors

1/11/2017 - 18:47

(VOVworld) – President Tran Dai Quang on Wednesday received foreign ambassadors who submitted their credential letters.

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6th meeting of National Assembly Standing Committee

6th meeting of National Assembly Standing Committee

1/11/2017 - 18:44

(VOVworld) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said the National Assembly should strengthen its oversight function and improve the quality of ít oversight work.

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US Secretary of State to visit Vietnam

US Secretary of State to visit Vietnam

1/11/2017 - 17:52

(VOVworld) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Vietnam, France, the United Kingdom, and Switzerland from January Friday to next Wednesday, the US Department of State said on its website on Tuesday.

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Vietnam calls UN to prioritize long-term conflict prevention

Vietnam calls UN to prioritize long-term conflict prevention

1/11/2017 - 17:33

(VOVworld) - The United Nations should prioritize building a strategy for conflict prevention in the long run, said a Vietnamese diplomat. Ambassador and deputy head of the Vietnamese delegation to the UN Pham Thi Kim Anh made the suggestion at a UN Security Council debate in New York on Tuesday.

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Teaching Vietnamese to overseas Vietnamese

Teaching Vietnamese to overseas Vietnamese

1/11/2017 - 16:56

(VOVworld) - The Prime Minister has just approved a plan to improve teaching Vietnamese to overseas Vietnamese. One of the main tasks of the plan is to encourage the overseas Vietnamese community to organize more Vietnamese language courses for overseas Vietnamese children.

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UN Secretary General calls for new efforts to build and sustain peace

UN Secretary General calls for new efforts to build and sustain peace

1/11/2017 - 16:52

(VOVworld) - UN Secretary General António Guterres made his first formal address to the Security Council on Tuesday, underlining the need for new, strengthened efforts to build and sustain peace ranging from prevention, conflict resolution, and peacekeeping to peacebuilding and sustainable development.

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Progress made in new rural development and poverty reduction

Progress made in new rural development and poverty reduction

1/11/2017 - 16:38

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said an improved legal framework has helped considerably in new rural development and poverty reduction.

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Vietnam seeks stronger education ties with the US

Vietnam seeks stronger education ties with the US

1/11/2017 - 16:35

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said that Vietnam is keen on strengthening co-operation in the education sector with the United States, including the building Fullbright University Vietnam.

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Danish enterprises explore Vietnamese market

Danish enterprises explore Vietnamese market

1/11/2017 - 16:31

(VOVworld) - The Ho Chi Minh City Investment and Trade Promotion Centre (ITPC) and the Andersen Consult Group of Denmark co-hosted a networking programme on Tuesday to boost partnerships between Vietnamese and Danish enterprises.

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Central Highlands urged to improve investment promotion

Central Highlands urged to improve investment promotion

1/11/2017 - 16:26

(VOVworld) - Head of the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands To Lam has asked the Central Highland region to improve investment promotion methods to draw investors to high-tech agriculture, clean energy, the processing industry, cattle breeding, and tourism.

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Vietnam, Spain urged to step up multi-dimensional ties

Vietnam, Spain urged to step up multi-dimensional ties

1/11/2017 - 16:23

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has urged Vietnam and Spain step up their relations across the board, especially in politics, the economy, trade, and investment.

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Japanese Prime Minister to pay official visit to Vietnam

Japanese Prime Minister to pay official visit to Vietnam

1/11/2017 - 16:23

(VOVworld) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife will pay an official visit to Vietnam from January16 to January 17 at the invitation of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

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President visits war invalids in Ninh Binh

President visits war invalids in Ninh Binh

1/11/2017 - 16:21

(VOVworld) - President Tran Dai Quang paid a Lunar New Year (Tet) visit on Tuesday to sick soldiers and war invalids being cared for at the Nho Quan nursing centre in Ninh Binh province.

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US firms, HCM City work on smart city plan

US firms, HCM City work on smart city plan

1/11/2017 - 16:19

(VOVworld) – US Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Mary Tarnowka said US firms wish to collaborate with Ho Chi Minh City in developing a smart city.

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Thailand’s King asks for changes to draft constitution

Thailand’s King asks for changes to draft constitution

1/11/2017 - 16:18

(VOVworld) - The office of the new Thai King has requested changes to a draft constitution regarding royal powers, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Tuesday.

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Germany announces plans for security reform after Berlin attack

Germany announces plans for security reform after Berlin attack

1/11/2017 - 16:08

(VOVworld) - Germany's interior minister Thomas de Maiziere and justice minister Heilo Maas on Tuesday announced plans for security reforms after a deadly truck attack at a Berlin Christmas market.

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FBI: No evidence on Russia hacking Trump’s campaign

FBI: No evidence on Russia hacking Trump’s campaign

1/11/2017 - 16:05

(VOVworld) - The FBI has no evidence that Russia hacked President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign or the Republican National Committee (RNC), Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey made the statement on Tuesday.

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