Category Archives: Human Rights

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends ASEM 12

The 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM 12) opened in Brussels on Thursday. The Vietnamese delegation was led by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

In his opening speech, President of the European Council Donald Tusk pra…

Vietnam shares experience in poverty reduction at UNGA 73

A member of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations delivered a speech on Eradication of poverty and other development issues before the UN Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee) in New York on We…

Women in Vietnam conference opens in Ho Chi Minh city

Female officials, entrepreneurs, and students attended the 2018 Women in Vietnam Conference, which opened in Ho Chi Minh city on Tuesday.

Organized by the Australian Consulate General, the conference discussed …

ASEAN Joint Consultative Meeting prepares for 33rd Summit

A Joint Consultative Meeting (JCM) to prepare for the 33rd ASEAN Summit and related meetings was held in Singapore on Monday and Tuesday.

The Vietnamese delegation to the meeting was led by Deputy Foreign Minister N…

President Tran Dai Quang’s death receives wide coverage on world media

In Cuba, official media such as Granma newspaper, Prensa Latina news agency, State-owned news agency ACN, Juventud Rebelde newspaper and Cubadebate all reported the death of the Vietnamese President Tran Dai Qua…

President Tran Dai Quang’s death receives wide coverage on world media

In Cuba, official media such as Granma newspaper, Prensa Latina news agency, State-owned news agency ACN, Juventud Rebelde newspaper and Cubadebate all reported the death of the Vietnamese President Tran Dai Qua…

Vietnam promotes tourism in US

A tourism promotion event called A soulful Vietnam was held in Washington DC on Wednesday as part of efforts by the Vietnamese tourism sector to diversify its market and lure more foreign visitors.

The event highlig…

Huong Son complex designated special national relic site

Hanoi authorities received a certificate Wednesday recognizing the Huong Son landscape complex in My Duc district, also known as Huong Pagoda, as a special national relic site.

The presentation ceremony was atte…

Huong Son complex designated special national relic site

Hanoi authorities received a certificate Wednesday recognizing the Huong Son landscape complex in My Duc district, also known as Huong Pagoda, as a special national relic site.

The presentation ceremony was atte…

Cuban president: US-Cuba relations in decline

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said relations between Cuba and the United States are worsening under President Donald Trump.

In an interview with Telesur network on Monday, he criticized the US economic block…

Vietnam Airlines, VASCO reschedule Hai Phong, Dien Bien flights for September 17

Four Vietnam Airlines flights between Da Nang/HCM city and Hai Phong scheduled for Monday morning (September 17) will be delayed until the afternoon the same day as a result of typhoon Mangkhut.

Meanwhile, VASCO wi…

Southeast Asian cyber-security center opens in Thailand

A cyber-security center opened in Thailand on Friday to train personnel from countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to help combat cyber threats in the attack-prone region.

The idea of the …

Southeast Asian cyber-security center opens in Thailand

A cyber-security center opened in Thailand on Friday to train personnel from countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to help combat cyber threats in the attack-prone region.

The idea of the …

US, Cuba discuss embassy health incidents

US and Cuban officials met at Thursday to discuss the mysterious health problems that have affected more than two dozen American Embassy personnel, a situation that led to a reduction in staff at the Havana mission a…