Former Vietnamese Prime Minister Phan Van Khai dies aged 85

Former Vietnamese Prime Minister Phan Van Khai dies aged 85

NDO - Former Vietnamese Prime Minister Phan Van Khai has died at the age of 85 at his private home in Ho Chi Minh City, the Vietnam News Agency has reported.  (23 hours ago)


Vietnam National Assembly, Fatherland Front enhance coordination

  Mar 14, 2018
NDO - The National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) and the Presidium of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFFCC) should enhance their close and effective coordination to fulfill their political tasks. 

National Assembly Standing Committee open 22nd session

  Mar 12, 2018
NDO - The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee convened its 22nd session in Hanoi on March 12, helmed by NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. 

Dien Bien facilitates streamlining apparatus

  Mar 12, 2018
NDO – Dien Bien province is accelerating the streamlining of its administrative apparatus to achieve the target of further reducing the total regular personnel members in its Party and mass organisations from 10-12% in the next few years. 

Vietnamese policemen urged to follow President Ho Chi Minh’s teachings

  Mar 11, 2018
NDO – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has called on the people’s public security officers to continue to follow the teachings of President Ho Chi Minh in order to build a competent and moral force for the sake of the Party and people. 

The National External Information Service Awards 2017

  Mar 09, 2018
NDO - The National External Information Service Awards 2017 have been launched, calling for entries in seven different categories including print media, radio broadcast, television broadcast, electronic media, press photo, landscape photo and book. The competition is open to all Vietnamese people, both at home and abroad, as well as foreigners whose works can be either in Vietnamese or in a foreign language and must be published between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017. 

PM asks for unnecessary expenses in ODA projects to be cut

  Mar 08, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for tighter management and efficiency of ODA loans to serve investments for development, while cutting unnecessary spending in ODA projects such as car purchases.  

Politburo member Vo Van Thuong works with Nhan Dan Newspaper

  Mar 08, 2018
NDO - Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and head of the PCC’s Communication and Education Commission, Vo Van Thuong, held a working session with Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper in Hanoi on March 8 on the occasion of the 67th anniversary of the launch of the paper (March 11).  

Policewomen recognised for contribution to national development

  Mar 08, 2018
NDO – Over recent years, Vietnamese women, particularly those in the public security forces, have made significant contributions to the cause of national construction and development. 

Deputy PM calls for even implementation of Resolution 19

  Mar 08, 2018
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, who is also chair of the National Council for Sustainable Development and Competitiveness Improvement, has called for the even implementation of Resolution 19 among the central ministries and sectors. 

PM calls for effective preparation in organising GMS6 and CLV10

  Mar 07, 2018
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a meeting on March 7, with the leaders of the ministries and agencies concerned, to discuss the preparations for the sixth Great Mekong Subregion Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Summit of Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Development Triangle Area (CLV 10) to be held from March 29 to 31. 

Son La: Exhibition features joint efforts in protecting national sovereignty

  Mar 07, 2018
NDO – An exhibition opened in the northern border province of Son La on March 7, featuring materials and images on Vietnam’s sea, islands, and naval soldiers, as well as highlighting the local efforts in protecting the nation’s sacred sovereignty.  

Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre urged to enhance sci-tech research quality

  Mar 07, 2018
NDO – The Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre (VRTC) needs to promote its internal power, expand its cooperation, improve the efficiency of its science-technology activities, and practically serve the defence and socio-economic tasks of the two countries, President Tran Dai Quang has stated. 

Yen Bai urged to promote internal strength for economic development

  Mar 06, 2018
NDO – Yen Bai should promote its advantages in forestry development and indigenous crops to create a stable income for local people. 

NA Vice Chairman pays working visit to Yen Bai

  Mar 05, 2018
NDO/VNA – Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Phung Quoc Hien has asked Nghia Lo town in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai to consider trade, services and tourism as the core of the local economy, given its important position in the Northwestern region.