Under the dynamic direction of Comrade Phieu, we learnt about every aspect of life and work of the troops on all features and cays. Troops of the units stationed on the Spratly Islands greatly rejoiced when receiving the mission. When working with the units, he always gave important and convincing remarks, both encouraging and setting high requirements for the troops. The chief of the General Department of Politics touched upon strategic issues, but never failed to remind the troops of ordinary jobs like discipline observation, physical training, and support for fishermen. … [Read more...] about Memory of a trip to Truong Sa with the late Party chief
Allies skin bright future
In 2000, as the Party General Secretary, Mr. Le Kha Phieu visited Army Corps 2. He instructed the leadership to continuously improve the quality of training, enhance political education for its officers and the ranks and build Army Corps 2 as a revolutionary, regular, elite and gradually modernized unit, deserving to be a main mobile army corps of the Vietnam People’s Army. … [Read more...] about Army Corps 2 committed to following the late Party Chief’s example
They said the late leader made great contributions to the national liberation cause of Laos, stood side by side with the Lao people’s army in important campaigns to gain the final victory in 1975. He also dedicated to fostering the great friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two Parties, States and people over the past time. … [Read more...] about Foreign top leaders send condolences to Vietnam over former Party leader’s passing
This year’s celebration has the theme “The Vietnam we want in 2030: The Youth act for a clean environment”. In his opening speech, Nguyen Ngoc Luong, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union emphasised that all members of the Youth Union at all levels as well as all other young people need to raise awareness among their communities on climate change, environmental protection, and the negative impact of plastic bags and waste through modern communication channels and on social media. It is necessary to strengthen the capacity, knowledge and skills of the Youth Union, and other youth organisations on environment protection on how to cope with climate change, to pilot and popularise models of environmental protection and adaptability to climate change, and to promote innovative green startups and green business ideas, he stressed. Michael Croft, UNESCO Representative in Vietnam and Co-chair of the UN Youth Working Group said that today’s young people … [Read more...] about 2020 International Youth Day: Vietnamese youth takes action for a cleaner environment
Have you noticed how the public face of Vietnam is a beautiful woman in an ao dai? That the control of the country sits in the hands of women in offices everywhere who make deals, check details and arrange stuff. The whole country probably wouldn’t last a minute without all those women co-coordinating, reporting, checking, filing and documenting every male decision and action. Your ‘better half’ may be better than you think. … [Read more...] about Women and flowers: Happy Vietnamese Women’s Day!