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Prime Minister attends Japanese emperor’s coronation ceremony
​Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the coronation ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito in Tokyo on October 22nd at the invitation of the Japanese Government.
10 years of new-style countryside building programme reviewed
16:15 20/10/2019
A national conference was held under the chair of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in the northern province of Nam Dinh on October 19 to review 10 years implementing the national target programme on new-style rural areas.
Friendship association works to foster Vietnam-China ties
11:01 20/10/2019
Representatives from the Vietnam-China Friendship Association chapters in 11 northern midland, mountainous and border cities and provinces gathered in Lao Cai province on October 19th to discuss activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Vietnam-China diplomatic relations in 2020.
National ASEAN 2020 Committee convenes fourth meeting
14:24 19/10/2019
The National ASEAN 2020 Committee convened its fourth meeting in Hanoi on October 18th under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and its Chairman Pham Binh Minh.
Cambodian court announces jail term for opposition leader
11:59 19/10/2019
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on October 18th sentenced exile leader of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy to one year and eight months in prison.
Better awareness of women’s political participation needed: Minister
17:47 18/10/2019
It is necessary to further promote public awareness of women’s empowerment, especially their political participation, although the percentage of women in Vietnam’s parliament is currently higher than the global average, said a minister.
National Food Festival 2019 in Nha Trang City
15:23 18/10/2019
The National Food Festival 2019 is taking place in Nha Trang City, the central province of Khanh Hoa from October 18th to 21st, featuring 60 stalls from different cities and provinces across Vietnam.
Upcoming NA’s eighth session to consider many draft laws
10:40 18/10/2019
The eighth session of the National Assembly (NA) will consider many draft laws and resolutions during its sitting for 27 days before wrapping up on November 27th, said Nguyen Hanh Phuc, Chairman of the NA Office, on October 17th during the NA Standing Committee’s 38th meeting.
National Assembly Standing Committee wraps up 38th meeting
10:34 18/10/2019
The National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 38th session on October 17th with the adoption of a resolution on adjustments to the law making program in 2019.
Vietnam, EU sign Framework Participation Agreement
10:32 18/10/2019
Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have inked an agreement on the establishment of a framework for Vietnam’s participation in crisis management activities of the EU.