Party official accentuates promoting people-to-people diplomacy

A senior Vietnamese party officialhailed China’s achievements over the past 30 years in its renewal andin coping with the current global financial crisis. Politburo member and Secretary of the Communist Party of VietnamCentral Committee (CPVCC) To Huy Rua made the remarks while meetingwith He Guoqiang, member of the Standing Committee of the PoliticalBureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, in Beijing onDec. 15. Rua, who is Head of the CPVCC’s Information and Education, and TheoryCouncil, led a CPV delegation in the Fujian province from Dec. 12-14 atthe fifth seminar of its kind that focused on the theory and…... [read more]

The permanent secretary to the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Truong Tan Sang has urged for immediate action to be taken to save the country’s folk heritages and honour elderly folk artists as the nation is at serious risk of losing its intangible assets.   Sang, who is also a member of the CPV Politburo, outlined a plan to conduct a comprehensive review of the country’s folk heritages from all the different ethnic groups as a strategic task for Vietnam’s Folklore Association, at its national congress which opened in Hanoi on May 11. The senior Party official arrived at the…... [read more]

NDO – On behalf of the Party, the State and the Vietnam Fatherland Front, Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Le Hong Anh visited and extended congratulations to the Archdiocese of Hanoi and the Evangelical Church of Vietnam (North) (ECV) on the 2015 holiday season on December 23. Politburo member Anh extended best wishes to Archbishop Pierre Nguyen Van Nhon, the Archdiocese of Hanoi and dignitaries, and briefed the archbishop and pastors on the socio-economic situation, national defence, security and external relations of the country, appreciating contributions of dignitaries and followers of all religions, particularly…... [read more]

PM Phuc told his guest that the Vietnamese Party, State and people always sticks importance to the traditional friendship and comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership with China and hailed recent substantive cooperation, especially in investment, trade and tourism, along with China’s increasing import of Vietnam’s goods and agricultural products.He underlined the need to improve cooperation mechanisms’ effectiveness, improve substantive cooperation in all areas, work harder to deal with existing problems in bilateral ties, while accelerating and bettering the quality of joint projects. The government leader called for greater joint efforts to maintain peace and stability in the East Sea, comply with the common…... [read more]

At the meeting, Le Hong Anh who is also the Special Envoy of the Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong affirmed the Vietnamese Party, State and people’s recognition of high importance on consolidating a long-term comprehensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and China.“In the context of the fast-changing global situation, the two sides should strengthen cooperation in dealing with disagreements to work towards a peaceful and stable environment aiming to improve people's living conditions in each country.” The Vietnamese Party official suggested senior leaders should work hand in hand to give proper directions to relevant agencies on the full implementation of the agreement…... [read more]

Party officials vote to pass the sesion's proposalsThe 12th meeting of the 11th Party Central Committee screened personnel preparations for the 12th Party Central Committee in Hanoi on October 8.Party officials heard the Political Bureau’s presentation on the outcomes of the nomination of candidates for the 12th Party Central Committee. They also listened to the Political Bureau’s report on preparations of personnel for the Political Bureau, the Secretariat and key positions from the sixth National Party Congress to the time prior to the 12th National Party Congress. Proposals relating to personnel preparations from now to the 11 th Party Central Committee’s…... [read more]

Choe Ryong-hae, a ranking North Korean party official, has visited a steel factory in North Korea's central and west province, Pyongyang's state media said Friday, marking his first on-site inspection in nearly three years, source from the Yonhap.Choe, a vice chairman of the central committee of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea (WPK), visited the Hwanghae Iron and Steel Complex located in North Hwanghae Province to encourage workers and spur production, according to the Korean Central News Agency.It marked his first inspection since March 2014 when he served as director of the military's general political bureau, which is currently assumed…... [read more]

The three-month course is among many others launched by the HCMA for Lao Party officials within the framework of cooperation between the two countries. Associate Prof. and Dr. Le Quoc Ly, HCMA Deputy Director, said the cause of renewal, industrialisation, modernisation and international integration has been accelerated, posing both advantages and challenges for the two countries. The new situation requires the two Parties’ leaders and managers to have a firm political will and necessary qualifications and capacity, Ly said. During the course, the Lao Party officials will be equipped with theories of Marxism-Leninism and Ho Chi Minh’s Thought and theories…... [read more]

Head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee’sCommission for External Affairs Hoang Binh Quan attended a workshophonouring India’s first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru inNew Delhi, India. The November 17-18 eventcelebrated the 125th birthday anniversary of the late leader who isconsidered the architect of the modern Indian state and democracy. J. Nehru emerged as the co-founder of the Non-Alignment movement andthe initiator of a wide range of ideological values regardingliberation, peace, democracy, equality, and compassion. A remembrance statement was issued at the end of the workshop,asserting the commitments to maintaining the late Prime Minister’sviewpoints on the world and his…... [read more]

 Nguyen Quang Duong, Secretary of the Party Organisation of the Central Agencies Bloc (CAB) (Source: VNA) Singapore (VNA) – Nguyen Quang Duong, Secretary of the Party Organisation ofthe Central Agencies Bloc (CAB), and other Party officials studied Singapore’s experiencein Party building, socio-economic development, public administration andcorruption fight during their visit from September 19-23.TheVietnamese officials had talks with Chairman ofthe Singaporean People’s Action Party (PAP) Khaw Boon Wan, alsoCoordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport. Duong stressed that the visit is to materialise common perceptions onenhancing and deepening the strategic partnership reached by leaders of theCommunist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and…... [read more]