Vietnam will continue to strictly implement the Resolution on Party Building and Rectification to prevent and push back political, moral, and lifestyle degradation and signs on self-evolution and self-transformation, while upholding the campaign to study and follow Ho Chi Minh's ideology, morality, and lifestyle. … [Read more...] about Welcoming a new spring with confidence
Mitigation of flood
I can’t speak for other expats but I felt APEC was an underwhelming spectacle of sirens, motorcades and young policemen repeatedly waving their traffic truncheons in the pouring rain. It was a bizarre feeling as roads became deserted while other avenues were lined with crowds waiting to catch a glimpse of someone in a black tinted car whizzing pass. … [Read more...] about APEC and Damrey in Vietnam: Whew! It’s over!
Earlier, 500 former Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and advisors in Laos were also very touched to attend a meeting in the presence of Lao Defense Minister General Chansamone Chanyalath and representatives from central agencies and the People's Army of Laos. It seemed to make no difference among the participants whether they were Vietnamese or Lao citizens, or which country or which culture they came from, or which language they spoke. It was comradeship and brotherhood that brought them closer together. … [Read more...] about Forever Vietnam – Laos relationship