National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien (second from right) shakes hands with President of Madagascar Hery Rajaonarimampianina. (Photo: VNA) Antananarivo (VNA) – The visit to Madagascar by a high-ranking delegation from the Vietnamese National Assembly will contribute to tightening the bilateral relations and open up new cooperation opportunities between the two countries, especially in the field of economy. President of Madagascar Hery Rajaonarimampianina made the statement at a meeting with National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien in Antananarivo on March 26. He underlined the special traditional relations between Vietnam and Madagascar through historical periods. The two countries have strengths and great cooperation potentials in agricultural production, he said, adding that Madagascar boasts vast cultivation land and abundant labour forces while Vietnam has experience and high agricultural technology. The President called on Vietnamese enterprises … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Madagascar beef up cooperation
Vietnam should reach out to other states to explore how they can mutually support one another in disputes with china
Vo Tuan Nhan, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, speaks on Vietnam’s resolve to improve human resources in the environmental sector. Vo Tuan Nhan, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment. Do you have any comment on human resources training in the environmental sector? At present, the natural resources and environmental sector has employed more than 51,000 Government officials, public employees and general workers, of which 1,000 are public employees and 10,000 civil servants. In addition, all industrial parks, State-owned economic groups and general corporations have their own staff working in natural resources and environment alongside the national environmental police. Besides, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) has paid attention to completing the legal framework and training documents for all its staff nationwide. The MONRE has six training centres which specialise in human resources training and in the natural … [Read more...] about Vietnam wants top environmental workers
President Tran Dai Quang (R) and his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi during the latter's State visit to Vietnam in September 2017 (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Delegation exchanges at the highest level between Vietnam and Egypt will create a solid foundation for bilateral cooperation to develop, said Vietnamese Ambassador to the African nation Do Hoang Long. He made the remark in an interview with Vietnam News Agency ahead of a trip to Egypt from August 25 to 29 by President Tran Dai Quang. This will be the first State visit by a Vietnamese head of State to Egypt since the countries set up diplomatic ties in 1963. Ambassador Long underlined the importance of this tour as it is not only a reciprocal visit after Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi came to Vietnam in September 2017 but will also reiterate the commitments both sides made last year and strengthen bilateral connections in all aspects such as politics, economy, trade, investment, culture and … [Read more...] about High level visits to shape basis for stronger Vietnam-Egypt ties
Lieutenant General Ngo Minh Tien (right) receives Mr. Shri Abhay Tripathi. At the reception, General Tien spoke highly of the significance of the bilateral defense ties, considering it a pillar of the Vietnam-India relationship. Particularly, the two sides have regularly maintained bilateral cooperation mechanisms, such as high-level delegation exchange, deputy-ministerial-level defense policy dialogue, joint working group meeting on bilateral defense cooperation and consultation of navy, army and air-force staff officers. General Tien further said both defense ministries have actively implemented cooperation contents articulated in the signed agreements, especially in the fields of training, strategic research, mutual support at multilateral forums and UN peacekeeping operations. For his part, Mr. Shri Abhay Tripathi hoped that the Vietnamese defense leadership would continuously support cooperation activities between the two militaries, contributing to enhancing the … [Read more...] about Vietnam, India to cement bilateral defense ties
Speaking at the opening of the Vietnam Communist Party Central Committee’s conference on May 16, Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong raised the question "What will our country be in 2045?" The question of the top leader of Vietnam is one of many that need to be addressed at the upcoming XIII Congress, for which the Central Executive Committee is preparing. If the Party and the people's will unite, the problem can be solved no matter how difficult it is. In this regard, the will of the Party is taking shape. But what about the people? There are hundreds of ideas. VietNamNet would like to introduce an article by Dr. Dinh Duc Sinh about this matter. By 2045, the country's name will still be the Socialist Republic of Vietnam In 1945, the August Revolution gave birth to the Democratic Republic of Vietnam. After 35 years, in 1980, the name of the country was changed to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam with the expectation of advancing rapidly, strongly and firmly … [Read more...] about What will Vietnam be in 2045?