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VN Government supports special mechanisms for ground clearance in HCM City

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with HCMC leaders yesterday on implementation of special policies and procedures to shorten times for compensation, resettlement, and handover of land during ground clearance for infrastructure development.


Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping at UNSC debate

Vietnam and other United Nations member nations discussed women’s active role in peacekeeping during an open debate of the UN Security Council (UNSC) in New York on April 11.


HCM City leader meets Dutch infrastructure minister

Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management Cora Van Nieuwenhuizen has said that the Netherlands is ready to boost all-round ties with Ho Chi Minh City, especially in smart urban development, high-tech zones, and technology.


HCM City seeks vocation training cooperation with Germany’s Thuringia state

HCMC hopes to cooperate with Thuringia state of Germany in vocational training and in improving the quality of tertiary education, HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan said in his reception for the state’s Minister-President Bodo Ramelow.


Vietnam, USAID look to strengthen cooperation

Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung appreciated the USAID increasing its support for Vietnam over the past years during a working session with the agency’s leaders in Washington DC, the US, on April 10.


VN Government discuss matters related to BT projects, zoning law

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a cabinet meeting on April 11 to discuss controversial issues of a draft decree on the use of public property to pay investors in build-transfer (BT) projects.


NA Standing Committee convenes 33rd meeting

The 33rd meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) officially opened at the NA Building in Hanoi on April 10 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.


Dutch PM: Vietnam has a friend in Europe

Vietnamese people have a friend in Europe that is the Netherlands, Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte said at the end of his one-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.


Vietnamese Party, State and NA leaders host Dutch Prime Minister

Vietnam is one of the Netherlands’ most important partners in the region, visiting Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte told Vietnamese Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong. 

Vietnam promotes cooperation through parliamentary diplomatic channel

The Head of the NA Committee for External Relations talked the outcomes of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan’s recent working visits to Morocco, France, and the European Parliament, and her participation in the 140th IPU Assembly in Qatar. 

Vietnam, Netherlands agree to enhance agricultural partnership

 Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong and Dutch Vice Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality Marjolijn Sonnema discussed ways to boost partnership in sustainable agriculture and food security in Hanoi on April 9.

Vietnam promotes cooperation through parliamentary diplomatic channel

Head of the NA Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau talked the outcomes of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan’s recent working visits to Morocco, France, and the European Parliament.


NA Standing Committee’s 33th meeting to start on April 10

 The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee will convene its 33rd meeting from April 10-18, according to a NA statement.

Vietnam's NA Chairwoman concludes overseas working trip

 National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan returned to Hanoi on April 9, concluding her tour to Morocco and France, working with the European Parliament and attendance at the 140th IPU from March 28 to April 8.

Vietnamese PM to pay official visits to Romania, Czech Republic

 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse will pay official visits to Romania from April 14-16 and the Czech Republic from April 16-18, according to a Foreign Ministry’s announcement.

State funeral to be held for Ho Chi Minh Trail general

 A state-level funeral will be held on April 10 for Lt. Gen. Dong Sy Nguyen, former Vice Chairman of the Ministers’ Council and former Commander of Truong Son Corps, who passed away on April 4.

Vietnam, important Southeast Asian partner of Kazakhstan

 Vietnam is Kazakhstan’s important partner in Southeast Asia, affirmed Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin.

Vietnam, Iran look to foster partnership in various fields

 National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan met with Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali Ardeshir Larijani on April 8 on the sidelines of the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union in Doha, Qatar.

Vietnam prioritises Inter-Parliamentary Union activities: NA leader

 Vietnam will continue to consider the participation in IPU activities an important task to promote and protect its legitimate interests, thus helping increase its position in the international area, according to NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

NA Chairwoman meets IPU leader in Doha

 National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan had a meeting with President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron in Doha, Qatar on April 8 on the sidelines of the ongoing 140th Assembly of the IPU.