PM receives Tony Blair
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday received the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Tony Blair, during his first visit to Viet Nam.
Deputy PM works to strengthen ties with EU countries
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met with several senior diplomats from the EU ahead of the opening of the 20th ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministerial Meeting in Brussels yesterday.
Hoa Lo revolutionary soldiers honoured
President Truong Tan Sang has said the combative spirit and sacrifice of revolutionary soldiers who were held at Hoa Lo Prison in Ha Noi were everlasting examples in the cause of national construction and defence.
US Senate body ratifies civilian nuke deal with Viet Nam
The US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on July 22 approved the US - Viet Nam agreement on civilian nuclear cooperation.
Viet Nam concerned about violation escalation in Gaza
Viet Nam is extremely concerned about violation escalation in Gaza and calls for intensified efforts by the international community to achieve an immediate ceasefire, said a Vietnamese representative at the United Nations.
Viet Nam suggests closer anti-crime cooperation with Sri Lanka
Viet Nam appreciates cooperation with Sri Lankan law enforcement agencies in the sharing of information on operations of international terrorists and trans-national organised criminals, standing Deputy Minister of Public Security, Sen. Lieut. Gen Dang Van Hieu has said.
Viet Nam, Singapore hope for enhanced defence ties
Viet Nam's defence minister has proposed the Defence Ministries of Vietnam and Singapore should build a long-term cooperation plan and increase the exchange of delegations in order to seek more effective measures to promote bilateral ties.
PM greets new envoys
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged newly-appointed ambassadors and heads of Vietnamese representative agencies abroad to make active contributions to national construction and defence and socio-economic development.
Hai Phong needs to pursue skilled labour: President
President Truong Tan Sang has told Hai Phong authorities to pursue the development of a higher skilled workforce to aid the city's transition to an economic hub.
Deputy PM welcomes French Secretary of State
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has reaffirmed Viet Nam's policy of valuing and nurturing its strategic partnership with France, highlighting economic cooperation as an important pillar.
Armenia wishes to boost cooperation with Ha Noi
Armenian Ambassador to Vietnam Raisa Vardanya has said that her country always wishes to boost multi-faceted cooperation with Ha Noi, especially in urban development.
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.