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Promulgating laws to concretize Vietnam's consistent guidelines on freedom of belief and religion

The promulgation of the Law on Beliefs and Religions affirms that Vietnam actively participates in international integration, completes its law on beliefs and religions to concretize its consistent guidelines on freedom of belief and religion.


VESAK 2019: Vivid evidence for freedom of belief and religion in Vietnam

The UN Day of Vesak 2019 with the theme "Buddhist approach to global leadership and shared responsibility for sustainable society" held on May 12-14, 2019 at Tam Chuc Pagoda, Ha Nam Province, took place successful.


Actively integrate into the world, perfect laws on beliefs and religions

Beliefs and religions are the freedom of everyone. This right is not limited by nationality, gender, or age.


Consistent policy to guarantee freedom of belief and religion

Three times successfully hosting and organizing the UN Vesak celebrations in 2008, 2014 and 2019, Vietnam has left deep impression in the hearts of world friends about the image of the country, its people, its culture and religious life.


VESAK 2019: outstanding impression on religious life in Vietnam

Vesak is a cultural and religious festival to honor, praise and promote the moral values, the good and harmonious spirit of the Buddha.


NA deputies canvass bills on property auction, religion

 National Assembly (NA) deputies scrutinised the draft laws on property auction and belief and religion on October 24 as the 14th NA’s second session is taking place in Hanoi. 

NA deputies discuss Law on Belief, Religion

 NA deputies yesterday questioned a regulation in the draft Law on Belief and Religion which states the state will officially recognise a religious institution only when it has run for at least 10 years, saying it is "scientifically baseless".

NA Standing Committee discusses draft law on belief, religion

 The National Assembly’s Standing Committee discussed the draft Law on Belief and Religion during its 40th meeting on August 14.

Practice of religion now freer: UN envoy

 In recent years, Viet Nam has made improvements in ensuring religious freedom, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion and beliefs Heiner Bielefeldt said at a press conference yesterday in the capital.

Religious dignitaries comment on the amended Constitution

VietNamNet Bridge - On January 30, the Government Committee for Religious Affairs organized a workshop to consult the priests and monks of some religious organizations for the draft amendments to the 1992 Constitution in Ho Chi Minh City.