Category Archives: Human Rights

PM meets Thai, Lao counterparts on ACMECS8 sidelines

Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc had bilateral meetings with his Thai and Lao counterparts on the sidelines of the eighth Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) in Bangkok, …

PM meets Thai, Lao counterparts on ACMECS8 sidelines

Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc had bilateral meetings with his Thai and Lao counterparts on the sidelines of the eighth Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) in Bangkok, …

Hanoi to host International Marathon 2019

The first ever Hanoi International Marathon will take place on April 14 next year.

Co-hosted by the Danish-Vietnamese joint-venture Topas, the municipal Department of Culture and Sports and the Danish Embassy in …

Mid-year National Assembly session closes

The 5th session of the 14th National Assembly wrapped up on Friday after 3 weeks of heated debates. Lawmakers approved 7 laws and discussed 9 draft laws.

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said: After e…

Mid-year National Assembly session closes

The 5th session of the 14th National Assembly wrapped up on Friday after 3 weeks of heated debates. Lawmakers approved 7 laws and discussed 9 draft laws.

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said: After e…

Outstanding blood donors honored across Vietnam

Some individuals and families were honored for donating their blood dozens of times in 2018 at a ceremony in HaiPhong City on Thursday to mark International Blood Donor Day (June 14) and to launch the campaign Red Jou…

Two Koreas begin first high-level military talks after 10 years

North and South Korea on Thursday in the Panmunjom truce village began their first high-level military talks since December 2017 to discuss ways to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula.

Speaking ahead of the event…

Two Koreas begin first high-level military talks after 10 years

North and South Korea on Thursday in the Panmunjom truce village began their first high-level military talks since December 2017 to discuss ways to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula.

Speaking ahead of the event…

Vietnam, New Zealand aim at 1.7 billion USD two-way trade

Vietnam and New Zealand have affirmed their determination to raise two-way trade to 1.7 billion USD by 2020.

At a ceremony on Tuesday to receive the credentials from the new Vietnamese Ambassador to New Zealand Ta Va…

Vietnam Passes Sweeping New Cybersecurity Law

Vietnamese lawmakers have approved a new cybersecurity law that human rights activists say will stifle freedom of speech.

The law will require online content providers such as Google and Facebook to remove conten…

Prime Minister concludes attendance in G7 Outreach Summit and visit to Canada

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau reached consensus on measures to step up bilateral ties across the board during talks in Quebec, Canada, on Sunday.

Prime Minister Phuc t…

Prime Minister concludes attendance in G7 Outreach Summit and visit to Canada

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau reached consensus on measures to step up bilateral ties across the board during talks in Quebec, Canada, on Sunday.

Prime Minister Phuc t…

Vietnam’s export revenue increases during Jan-May

Vietnam's export earned 19 billion USD in May, an increase of 7% against the same period last year. From January to May, Vietnam's export turnover was at 128 billion USD, 15.8% higher than last year's period.

Experts …

NATO to add 1200 personnel

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced that he expects a boost of more than 1,200 personnel to be agreed during the ministerial meetings. Defense ministers will witness the signing of establishment of …