Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Đặng Minh Khôi, also Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese, said the number of Vietnamese living abroad had increased from 4.5 million people in 109 countries and territories in 2015 to 5.3 million in 130 countries and territories in 2019. … [Read more...] about Overseas Vietnamese an important pillar in Việt Nam’s foreign relations: Deputy PM
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Pham Khanh Phong Lan, a member of Vietnam’s lawmaking National Assembly, told Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper she was “absolutely certain” that Tien’s brother-in-law Hoang Quoc Dung had served as vice-director of the pharmaceutical firm. … [Read more...] about Health minister’s in-law identified as ex-leader of firm behind fake cancer drugs
A source said that a working group on the automobile industry will be set up with members from MOF, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), MOIT and SBV. The working group will be in charge of building policies on tax and preferential credit for the automobile industry. … [Read more...] about When will taxes be lowered to reduce automobile prices?
Hanoi (VNA) – The 2nd meeting of the 17th Party Committee of Hanoi City was held on November 28 under the chair by its Secretary Vuong Dinh Hue. The meeting focused discussions on reports relating to the city’s socio-economic development in the 2021-2025 period, budget estimates and distribution in 2021, and public investment plan for the next five years, among other important issues. Addressing the event Hue, who is also Political Bureau member and head of the city's NA deputy delegation, emphasised the importance of the meeting to ensure the success of the Resolution of the 17th Congress of the municipal Party Organisation. He highlighted achievements the capital city has recorded in 2020, with positive economic growth despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The city has also obtained outcomes in several sectors such as agriculture and services, and ensured social welfare. He asked participants to focus on weaknesses and shortcomings such as ineffective performance of … [Read more...] about Hanoi Party Committee convenes 2nd meeting
Hanoi (VNA) - Relations with overseas Vietnamese people are an important part of Vietnam’s foreign policy, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh said. He made the statement at a meeting held in Hanoi on November 27 to review the five-year implementation of the Politburo’s Directive No.45 on tasks and goals to enhance the implementation of its 2004 resolution on affairs related to overseas Vietnamese. “The Vietnamese living in other countries are an inseparable part and an important source of strength for the entire Vietnamese people,” Minh stressed, adding that in every high-level meeting with foreign representatives, Vietnamese leaders always asked the host country’s authorities to provide support for the Vietnamese community. Many mechanisms and policies had been issued and implemented to create more favourable conditions for overseas Vietnamese, Minh said, adding that the Government was working to tap into the great … [Read more...] about Overseas Vietnamese a key part of nation