In the second part of his talks with VietNamNet, former Deputy Prime Minister Vu Khoan discussed the role of diplomacy in Vietnam’s economic development.Could you tell us about the story of the process from "internationalization" to "globalization"? Actually, before the 6th National Party Congress we did not mention the concept "internationalization" because at that time many people thought that "internationalization" blurs class boundaries and “internationalization” could be similar to the convergence of socialism and capitalism. Overcoming that obstacle, for the first time the 6th National Party Congress noted the concept "internationalization" and the party guideline adopted at the 7th Party Congress in 1991 highlighted the internationalization perspective. In 1996, the 7th National Party Congress mentioned the concept “globalization”. It seems to be very simple now, but at that time fierce debate about these concepts broke out because some argued … [Read more...] about Diplomacy in the service of economic development
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In the morning of 18 April 2014 Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Van Cao received Ms. Phallamony, Deputy Head of Xiem Riep Province (The Kingdom of Cambodia). At the reception, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Van Cao expressed his gladness to receive Ms. Phallamony who came to Thua Thien Hue province for joining in Hue Festival 2014. He said that this was Thua Thien Hue province's honor and a great encouragement to Cambodian art troupes at Hue Festival 2014. Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee informed that Thua Thien Hue province and Xiem Riep province are ancient capital cities which have many similarities in culture; especially they own cultural heritages recognized by UNESCO as world cultural heritages. Therefore, Thua Thien Hue province expected to enhance and extend the cooperation with Xiem Riep province to develop tourism, preserve and promote world cultural heritages. Chairman Nguyen Van cao appreciated Ms. Phallamony' … [Read more...] about Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Cao gave a reception to Deputy Head of Xiem Riep Province, the Kingdom of Cambodia.
(Cinet)- Decision No.3818/QĐ-BVHTTDL on November 03, 2015 of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism relates to welcome the high-level visits of Cambodia Ministry of Culture and Arts into Vietnam at Cambodia Cultural Week 2015. According to Plan of the arts-culture cooperation between Vietnam's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism together with Cambodia's Ministry of Culture and Arts, Cambodia's Cultural Week in Vietnam 2015 will take place on November 08-14, 2015 in Ho Chi Minh city and Soc Trang province. The Cultural Week comprises many main activities including the delegates of Cambodia's Ministry of Culture and Arts visiting and working in Vietnam; Art Program of Cambodia's artists in HCM city and Soc Trang province; art exhibition of Cambodia in HCM city. Minister of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism entrusts International Cooperation Department and Mission Department in the Southern Vietnam to pick up high-level delegates of Cambodia's Ministry of Culture and Arts … [Read more...] about welcoming high level visits of Cambodia Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts into Vietnam at Cambodia Cultural Week 2015
VietNamNet Bridge – The Kon Klor communal house, Kon Tum museum, the wood church and the Mang Den tourist site are interesting destinations for tourists who visit Kon Tum Province in the Central Highlands of Vietnam. Visitors can take flights from Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, and Da Nang to the Pleiku Airport, then take the bus for more than 40 km to Kontum. If you want to stay overnight in Kon Tum, you should book rooms in advance, at a price from VND150,000. Most of the tourist sites here are open for free. Pha Le … [Read more...] about The beauty of Kon Tum via famous sites
CPV: On August 28, a Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) between the Kingdom of Cambodia, the People's Democratic of Laos, the Unions of Myanmar and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam was convened in Hanoi. At the meeting, Vietnam's initiative to establish the CLMV Scholarship Program, in which Vietnam will consider granting 20 scholarships each to Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar, was highly appreciated by the delegates. Vietnam was also praised for reserving booths for business from CLMV countries at major international trade fairs hosted by Vietnam, including Vietnam Expo, the International Exhibition and the Trade Fair for Industrial Products. The CLMV SOM Meeting aims to discuss finalizing the CLMV Plan of Action into specific and practical projects and measures to mobilize available resources in the CLMV countries as well as accessing financial assistance for CLMV countries from the international community, particular other ASEAN members and concerned development partners. During the … [Read more...] about Vietnam initiative on the establishment of the CLMV Scholarship Program