Central Committee appraises Party reinforcement plan
An overview of the plenum (Photo: VNA)

Members of the 12th Party Central Committee scrutinised a proposed scheme on promoting Party reinforcement on October 10th, the second day of the committee’s fourth sitting.
Countries should harmonise national, international interests

Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh speaks at the Xiangshan Forum (Photo: VNA)

In a fluid world full of imminent risks and challenges, countries have no better choices than cooperating sincerely and substantively with one another, and harmonising their own interests with regional and international interests.
Vietnam among Top 11 best places for expats

A corner of ANZ office in Vietnam

Vietnam ranked 11th among the 67 best places for living and working abroad in 2016, up 24 places over a year earlier.
PCC closes 4th session

After 6 days of serious working, the 12th Party Central Committee (PCC) 4th session was closed on 
October 14th after completing its planned agenda.

In his closing speech, Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong clarified some issues and gave an overview of results reached by the session, regarding the socio-economic situation in 2016 and 2017, the renewal of growth model, the implementation of international economic integration and the Party building and rectification.
No foreign military base allowed in Vietnam: spokesman

Foreign vessels arriving in Cam Ranh port in Khanh Hoa (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam does not allow any countries to establish a military base in the country, Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Hai Binh has stated.
Vietnam urges countries to observe IAEA regulations

Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Hai Binh (Photo: VNA)

Countries building and operating their nuclear power plants need to comply with the Convention of Nuclear Safety and relevant regulations of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), stated Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Hai Binh.
Cuba, US to discuss Human Rights

On a street of La Habana (Source: AFP/VNA)

On October 11th, Deputy Director for Multilateral Affairs and International Law of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Pedro Luis Pedroso, announced that Cuba and the United States would hold the second round of talks on Human Rights./.

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