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  • Bản in : Press lauded, called on to improve work

Nearly 500 delegates participated in the National Press Conference in the capital city on May 5 to review last year’s performance and launch the implementation of this year’s plan. Politburo member and Party Central Committee Secretariat permanent member Truong Tan Sang, politburo member and secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Dinh The Huynh were also present at the meeting. Speaking at the meeting, Sang and Huynh said, they highly valued the results achieved in directing and managing the press as well as the achievements that the press had made last year. They said most press agencies had…... [read more]

  • Concerns emerge over farmland limit rise

Concerns emerge over farmland limit rise Thuy Dung HANOI - Many agricultural experts believe an increase in the farmland limit and land accumulation should be done in a careful manner, or else farmers would become impoverished, heard the 2017 Spring Agriculture Forum in Hanoi on March 28. Nguyen Thi Hong Minh, former deputy minister of fisheries and member of the Vietnam Agricultural Policy Forum, said recent seminars looked into how the farmland limit had made it impossible to accumulate land or develop large-scale fields. However, prudence should be exercised when expanding the farmland limit; otherwise, farmers could be negatively affected.…... [read more]

  • Bản in : President pays New Year visit to Tay Ninh, Binh Duong

President Truong Tan Sang paid visits to the southern provinces of Tay Ninh and Binh Duong on February 20, the second day of the Lunar New Year festival. Meeting with the Standing Board of the Tay Ninh provincial Party Committee, he suggested improving the output of potential farm produce such as sugar cane, peanut and rubber, and making thorough preparations for the Party Congresses at all levels. Visiting Vietnam Moc Bai JS Company, an affiliate of Taekwang Group based in the Republic of Korea, the President proposed producing more leather shoes for export and embarking on the 100ha dying industrial…... [read more]

  • High-tech agriculture needs funding Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

The application of high technologies was vital for the development of agriculture, as it was entering a new stage, stated Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat. Phat announced at a conference on May 15 that Vietnam's agriculture sector was moving towards larger production scale and higher value-added agriculture. "To do so, high-tech agriculture is necessary, which will increase competitiveness and better meet consumers' demand, particularly for export," he added. Head of Agriculture Department under Party Central Committee's Economic Commission, Nguyen Van Tien, stated that during the past, high-tech agriculture had yet to create a breakthrough in restructuring…... [read more]

  • Vietnam, Cuba to boost defense cooperation

Senior Lieutenant General Luong Cuong, member of the Secretariat of the Communist Party of Vietnam, permanent member of the Central Military Commission, and Director of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army made the statement at the reception for the visiting high-ranking Cuban military delegation, led by Senior Lieutenant General Leopoldo Cintra Frias, Cuban Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces on March 27 in Hanoi. The host warmly welcomed the Cuban delegation and expressed his delight at recent developments in Vietnam-Cuba relations in general and ties between the two countries’ armed forces in particular. For his part,…... [read more]

  • Hanoi strives to finish early in the industrialization and modernization - Ambassadors' comments

The Hanoitimes - Contributed 12.6% of GDP, 8-10% of exports, 25-26% of capital development, 20.6% of national budget, the Capital`s economy deserves the first position and is driving force of economic development in the North and plays an important role for the country`s economy. With its position as a leading center of economic and international transaction, Ha Noi aims to maintain economic stability, control inflation, coupled with accelerating growth and ensure economic development sustainability. Hanoi will implement urban development and new rural construction in a systematic way. Striving to become the leading locality and early finish 1 to 2 years…... [read more]

  • Bản in : Vietnam-Germany talks on global, regional integration

The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) held their fourth theoretical dialogue in Berlin, Germany on September 8, focusing on political and economic viewpoints on global and regional integration. The dialogue was attended by Dinh The Huynh, Politburo member and Secretary of the Party Central Committee and Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Popularisation and Education, and Edelgard Bumahn, Vice President of German Bundestag, among others. This year’s event followed the success of the three previous dialogues between the two sides on sustainable development in 2011, renewable and green power and…... [read more]

  • Social News In Brief 28/3

Oil spill response training held in Quang Ninh Some 200 people from oil exploiting and transporting companies and organisations in the northern province of Quang Ninh were provided with necessary knowledge and skills to respond to oil spills during a training course held in the locality on March 28. The course was jointly organised by the provincial Department of Natural Resources and Environment and the Vietnam Maritime Construction Investment Consultancy Joint Stock Company. Participants were equipped with measures to control oil spills, laws and regulations related to the issue as well as technical measures to clean up oil-contaminated areas and…... [read more]

  • Nhandan Newspaper - Symposium spotlights integration’s opportunities, challenges

2015 is considered a special year for Vietnam’s global integration, with the successful conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, and the formation of the ASEAN Economic Community. The intensive integration into the region and the world is believed to generate a host of opportunities and challenges for society overall, the economy, and each individual person. Prof. Tran Tho Dat and Assoc. Prof. To Trung Thanh from the National Economic University said from 2016 and in following years, Vietnam must drastically reform its growth model, restructure its economy, renovate FDI attraction policies, and foster support industries. The State should design…... [read more]

  • Bản in : Nhan dan newspaper marks 65 years since first issue

Politburo member and Standing member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Dinh The Huynh speaks at the ceremony (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The Nhan dan (People) newspaper, the official organ of the Party Central Committee, celebrated 65 years of its first issue (March 11, 1951) and was granted with the Independence Order (first class) for its dedication, on March 9. The ceremony took place in Hanoi in the presence of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong. Politburo member and Standing member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Dinh The Huynh said since the first issue, Nhan dan has continually…... [read more]