Parliamentary leaders of Greece voiced their support for the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) while meeting with Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in Athens on July 2.

Excitingly "The Festival Day of Creative Youth"

(HBO) - On June 28, at the Provincial Center for the Youth Activities, the Provincial Youth Union, the Youth Center for Rural Youth Development, the Youth Union together organized "The Festival Day of Creative Youth" with many exciting and practical activities.

Being ready for summer volunteering

(HBO) - "Summer Volunteer Youth Campaign" is held from June 3 to August 31, 2018 with a variety of contents oriented to grassroots. Implementing the theme of The Youth create and volunteer for the community”, the campaign will be held in 100% of communes, wards and towns in the province, of which the focus is on the extremely difficult communes, the pollution areas of domestic waste and the communes registering to reach the target of New Rural Construction” – Mr. Hoang Duc Minh, the Deputy Secretary of the provincial Youth Union said.

Vietnam, Saint Lucia set up diplomatic ties

 Vietnam and Saint Lucia have agreed to establish diplomatic ties at the ambassador level and apply the 1961 Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations to their ties.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc values UNDP’s support for Vietnam

 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded the UN Development Programme (UNDP)’s assistance for Vietnam over the past four decades when he met with UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner in central Da Nang city on June 27.

Anti-corruption a long-term task: Vietnamese Party chief

Corruption prevention is an important work that needs to be conducted regularly, continuously, resolutely and patiently, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong affirmed at a national conference of the Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption on June 25.

Vietnam, US seek stronger parliamentary ties

 Ambassador of Vietnam to the US Pham Quang Vinh and US Congressman Mac Thornberry, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, talked about increasing parliamentary exchanges during their meeting in Washington on June 20.

Hoa Binh province holds 9th conference on people-army solidarity in 2016-2017

(HBO) – The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh province has held the ninth conference for people-army solidarity in 2016-2017. Chairman of the Hoa Binh People’s Committee Nguyen Van Quang chaired the event.

Press urged to actively refute false information on social networks

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the press to refute false information on social networks in a public and timely fashion, contributing to solidifying the trust among the people, the business community, and investors, both at home and abroad.

Vietnamese Vice President pays official visit to Laos

Vietnam and Laos will continue giving the top priority and exerting all-out efforts to develop bilateral ties to ensure the success of each nation’s revolution, the countries’ vice presidents affirmed during their talks in Vientiane on June 19.

PM eases voters’ concern over draft law on special administrative-economic units

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc clarified concerns over the draft Law on Special Administrative – Economic Units and the draft Law on Cyber Security during a meeting with voters in Tien Lang district, the northern city of Hai Phong on June 18.

Party chief clears up concerns of Hanoi voters

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong on June 17 met with voters in Thanh Xuan, Ha Dong and Cau Giay districts, Hanoi, to inform them about outcomes of the recent fifth meeting of the 14th National Assembly.

Dong Bang Commune promotes the movement for all people to protect the Homeland Security.

(HBO) - Since 2008, staffs and the local people of Dong Bang Commune (Mai Chau) have been honored to receive many certificates of merit for their outstanding achievements in the movement "All people protect the Homeland Security". Through this, the situation of order security in the area is maintained, there are no suspected area and unexpected emergencies, contributing to promote the local socio-economic development.

Vietnam regards Luxembourg important partner: PM

Vietnam always regards Luxembourg as an important friend and partner, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at his reception for Jean Asselborn, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg in Hanoi on June 14.

Vice NA Chairman stresses traditional friendship with Cuba

Vice Chairman of the Vietnam National Assembly Uong Chu Luu highlighted the time-honoured friendship between Vietnam and Cuba during his reception for Director for Asia and Oceania of the Cuban Foreign Ministry Alberto Blanco Silva in Hanoi on June 14.

President voices support for stronger Vietnam-India defence ties

The Party and State of Vietnam will create optimal conditions for the Vietnamese and Indian Defence Ministries to cooperate closely and effectively, thus deepening the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries, said President Tran Dai Quang.

Best works in external information service to be honoured on June 14

The National External Information Service awards ceremony 2017, the fourth of its edition, will take place at the headquarters of Vietnam News Agency in Hanoi on June 14.

NA passes two resolutions on June 12

The National Assembly passed a resolution approving the State budget balance in 2016 and another on the NA’s supervision programme for 2019 during its sitting in the morning of June 12.

More than 100 works win 12th National Press Awards

As many as 105 media works winning the 12th National Press Awards 2017 will be honoured at an award ceremony in Hanoi on June 21, the Vietnam Revolutionary Journalism Day.

Prime Minister’s trip to Canada enhances Vietnam’s position

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Hanoi on June 11, concluding his trip to Canada to attend the G7 Outreach Summit from June 8-10 and for a visit of Canada at the invitation of his Canadian counterpart Justine Trudeau.

Vietnam - Russia relationship reaches new height: Russian diplomat

The Vietnam - Russia relationship, with its good tradition of friendship, respect, deep trust and mutual assistance, has overcome many challenges and is reaching new heights, according to Russian Ambassador to Vietnam, Konstantin Vnukov.

PM meets world leaders in Canada

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has had bilateral meetings with leaders of many G7 nations and guest countries attending the G7 Outreach Summit in Quebec, Canada.

President meets with female deputies of 14th parliament

President Tran Dai Quang had a meeting with female deputies of the 14th National Assembly (NA) in Hanoi on June 7, an event marking 10 years since the establishment of the female NA deputies’ group of Vietnam.

Vietnamese, Danish PMs hold telephone talks

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Danish counterpart Lars Lokke Rasmussen expressed their delight at growing bilateral ties in diverse fields during their telephone conversation on June 6.

CPV official seeks stronger cooperative ties with KSCM

The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSCM) should increase the exchange of information, work experience and delegations to strengthen cooperative ties, thus contributing to the traditional friendship and cooperation between the two nations, said a senior CPV official.