Politburo issues Resolution on promoting resources for economic development

VGP The Politburo has recently issued Resolution 39-NQ/TW on enhancing the efficiency of management, exploitation, utilization of resources for economic development.

The resolution aims to raise the quality o…

ASEAN converted into diversified tourism destination

VGP Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam hoped that ASEAN would become a diversified and unique tourism destination.

The Deputy PM expressed his hope at the opening ceremony of the 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum on January 16 in Ha Long City…

Can Tho works to raise public awareness of air pollution

Leading officials of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho met on January 16 with a delegation from the World Health Organization (WHO) in Vietnam to discuss a campaign to raise awareness of the impact of air pollution on th…

50th anniversary of Vietnam-Sweden diplomatic ties marked

The Vietnamese Embassy in Sweden has organised a ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Sweden in Stockholm capital city.

Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallstr…

Over 1,200 storm victims benefit from UNDP’s project

More than 1,240 people in the central provinces of Khanh Hoa, Phu Yen, and Quang Nam, who became victims of Storm Damrey in late 2017, received support from a United Nations Development Program (UNDP) project.

The in…

PM: industry-trade sector must speed up reform process

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Thursday urged the industry and trade sector to continue speeding up reforms so as to surpass all targets set by the National Assembly, thus creating a long-term and firm foundatio…

Presidential Office reviews performance in 2018

Party leader and President Nguyen Phu Trong has praised the Presidential Office's performance in 2018 saying that the office staff needs to continue their efforts to fulfill their tasks in 2019.

Speaking at a revie…

Tet gifts presented to poor people

Poor people and policy beneficiaries across Vietnam have received assistance for Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays which fall on early February.

Gifts were sent to disadvantaged people living in the northern provinc…

Russian Foreign Minister holds annual press conference

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday held an annual press conference to brief reporters on Russia's foreign relations activities in 2018.

Mr. Lavrov said the US is seeking to dismantle the system of …

Boao Forum 2019 to be held in March

The Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2019 will be held in Boao, China from March 26 to 29 with the theme of "Shared Future, Concerted Action, Common Development," announced BFA Secretary General Li Baodon…

“Spring at sea and islands” art performance held in Da Nang

A Spring at sea and islands art performance was held in Da Nang on Wednesday, involving 500 youth union members, Region 3 Navy soldiers, and children of soldiers and fishermen.

Repertoire praising patriotism and th…

Vietnam can grow fast and sustainably: Prime Minister

Hanoi (VNA) Vietnam can achieve fast and sustainable economic growth without having to choose between growth quality and speed, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Vietnam Economic Forum (VEF) 2019's pl…

NA leader calls for Hungary’s support of EVFTA approval

Hanoi (VNA) National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has called for the Hungarian parliament's support to speed up the approval of the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), thus openi…

Vietnam-China diplomatic relations marked in Beijing

Beijing (VNA) The Vietnamese Embassy in China held a grand ceremony in Beijing on January 17 to mark the 69th founding anniversary of Vietnam-China diplomatic relations.

Addressing the event, Vietnamese Ambassa…