Sri Lanka, Viet Nam step up security co-operation
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Sri Lanka to work closely with Viet Nam to fight crimes, especially those involving e-commerce and credit, as per their signed agreements.
Vietnam, RoK hold third defence policy dialogue
Minister of National Defence General Phung Quang Thanh has highlighted the third ministerial-level defence policy dialogue between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea as a boost to the bilateral friendship and mutual understanding.
VNA to step up information sharing with Thai PR department
The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and Thailand's Public Relations Department (PRD) yesterday committed to further exchange information on their country's preparations for ASEAN integration by the end of 2015.
President: island needs to address infrastructure issues
President Truong Tan Sang has told authorities on the offshore district of Bach Long Vi Island to solve the shortage of electricity and fresh water.
Party leader congratulates ruling Indian party chief
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has sent congratulations to Amit Shah on his election as President of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party of India
CPV experience to help Dominican leftist movement
The leadership experience of the Communist Part of Viet Nam (CPV) will help the United Left Movement of Dominica (MIU) enhance its role in the Dominian Republic's political system, a senior party official says.
Resisting the designs of major powers
The signing of the Geneva Accords in 1954 is a seminal event in Vietnamese history that offers a crucial lesson - knowing the full story is crucial for understanding behind-the-scenes manipulation by big powers.
Ambassador opposes Chinese diplomat's view on East Sea issue
Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium and Luxembourg Pham Sanh Chau, who is also the head of Viet Nam Mission to the European Union, has written an article refuting the wrongful arguments on the East Sea issue of Chinese Ambassador to Belgium and the EU Yang Yanyi published on The New Europe on June 28.
Leaders send condolences to Malaysia over MH17 tragedy
President Truong Tan Sang yesterday sent a condolence message to Malaysian King Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah over the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.
Viet Nam hopes for peace as Ukraine conflict worsens
Viet Nam had called on parties in the Ukraine to exercise restraint, avoid taking action that further complicates the situation and loss of civilian life, and try their best, through dialogue, to find a peaceful solution for peace, stability and development in the country and the region.
VN leaders pay tribute to Clinton on latest visit
President Truong Tan Sang yesterday hosted a reception for former US President Bill Clinton in Ha Noi.
How did you find your current rental house in Viet Nam?
How did you find your current rental house in Viet Nam?

In Viet Nam, tenants often have no choice but to deal directly with landlords who choose to avoid using agents. As a result, many problems can develop between the two sides.

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China continues East Sea aggression China continues East Sea aggression

China continued to maintain its illegal presence and aggression in Vietnamese waters yesterday as more condemnation of its actions came from US and Philippine officials.

Single father's formula for mother's milk 6    Single father's formula for mother's milk

The baby began to cry just as the taxi started moving.Trinh Tuan was at a loss. He had no previous experience of taking care of any baby, and here he was, alone with his 14-day-old baby daughter for the first time, going home from the Tu Du Hospital in HCM City.

BIDV funds $53 million road in Laos 1    BIDV funds $53 million road in Laos

The Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam (BIDV) will lend US$53.16 million to Laos to help the country build a road in its northern province of Houaphanh.

Delta faces major water crisis Delta faces major water crisis

More efforts must be made to efficiently manage and use scarce water resources of the Mekong River as climate change and rapid development to produce electricity have threatened its sustainability.

Three guys, one camera, an Irish goal Three guys, one camera, an Irish goal

It has been difficult getting back to normal life for Iain McNamara and his peers after their one-year trip through 22 countries.