Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong said yesterday he hoped that Viet Nam and Morocco would create policies to improve investment and trade.
Deputies of the National Assembly Standing Committee agreed at their 27th working session yesterday that the position of NA delegations should be made clear so that members could actively fulfill their roles in making laws and receiving inquiries from local voters.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday received Jonathan Choi, Chairman of Hong Kong's Sunwah Group and Sunwah Foundation – a charitable arm of the group that has financed many educational and cultural projects in Viet Nam.
Government Inspector General Huynh Phong Tranh studied how Russian agencies fought corruption during the second day of his visit to the European country, which began on Sunday.
Deputy PM woos UK businesses
Viet Nam has paid a great deal of attention to improving the environment for sustainable development and investment, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh declared at a business forum in London yesterday.
PM lays out ambitious plans for central city
Da Nang should strongly and sustainably boost socio-economic development, especially in hi-tech business, tourism and the poverty alleviation industry, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung told the central city's administration yesterday.
Party leader praises growing economic ties with China
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong yesterday received a visiting delegation from the Communist Party of China (CPC) and expressed his pleasure at the flourishing development of Viet Nam-China ties.
US Senator to visit Viet Nam
Senator Patrick Leahy, President pro-tempore of the US Senate, will lead a US parliamentary delegation to Viet Nam from April 16-20.
President backs support industry
President Truong Tan Sang has asked the province of Vinh Phuc to focus on developing support industries, since they play an important role in attracting investors, especially from overseas.
Party leader visits Laos for New Year
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong paid a two-day visit to Laos over the weekend during the Lao New Year Bunpimay Festival.
NA: Costly decisions should be punished
Full-time National Assembly deputies agreed yesterday that officials should be forced to compensate for losses that stem from wrong decisions taken in public investment projects.
Do you have book-streets in your city?

Ha Noi will host a book festival between April 20-26 to celebrate Viet Nam's Book Day (April 4) and the World Book and Copyright Day (April 23). The event is intended to honour reading culture and create an opportunity for authors to introduce their works to readers.


Mekong summit calls for greater riparian co-operation Mekong summit calls for greater riparian co-operation

Mekong River riparian countries have improved co-operation since the first Mekong River Commission (MRC) summit held in Thailand four years ago, a senior Vietnamese official has said.

Viet Nam attempts to hold back deadly measles strain Viet Nam attempts to hold back deadly measles strain

The head of Viet Nam's General Department of Preventive Medicine, Tran Dac Phu, announced on Tuesday that the department would work to contain the outbreak of measles over the coming months.

Da Nang plans a greener future Da Nang plans a greener future

The central city of Da Nang will have a face-lift as it becomes a green city following the Prime Minister's decision on the city's adjusted master urban plan for 2030 and 2050.

Delta households face water shortage Delta households face water shortage

More than 377,000 people in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta face a fresh water shortage because of saline water intrusion in the area, according to the National Centre for Rural Clean Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation.

Ha Noi to host National Shooting Cup 1    Ha Noi to host National Shooting Cup

The National Shooting Cup is scheduled to take place in the Ha Noi-based National Sports Training Centre from April 16 to 24.