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Politburo member receives Japanese foreign minister

In Uncategorized on July 24, 2010 at 3:22 pm




Politburo member receives Japanese foreign minister


QĐND – Saturday, July 24, 2010, 21:38 (GMT+7)

Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Politburo member Truong Tan Sang received the Japanese Foreign Minister Katsuya Okada in Hanoi on July 24.


Mr Okada, who is in Vietnam to attend the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) and related meetings, expressed his impression of Vietnam’s development and highly valued the leadership of the CPV. He also praised Vietnam for its careful preparation and organization of the meetings.


Foreign Minister Okada affirmed the Japanese Government attaches great importance to its ties with Vietnam and wants to boost bilateral cooperation through major projects. He said the Japanese prime minister will pay an official visit to Vietnam soon this year.


Mr Sang, who is also a permanent member of the Party Secretariat, welcomed Mr Okada to Vietnam, saying this visit demonstrates Japan’s support for Vietnam and regional cooperation.


He also thanked the Japanese government and people for assisting Vietnam through ODA and economic and trade cooperation. He reiterated Vietnam’s policy to value and develop its strategic partnership with Japan for peace and prosperity in Asia.


Mr Sang also highlighted the role played by the foreign ministries of both countries in speeding up the implementation of bilateral agreements and programmes.


Source: VOV


Source: QDND

Former Politburo member dies at 72

In Uncategorized on March 26, 2010 at 2:18 pm




Former Politburo member dies at 72


QĐND – Friday, March 26, 2010, 20:44 (GMT+7)

Tran Dinh Hoan, former Politburo and Secretariat member of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee and head of its Commission for Organisation and Personnel, passed away on March 25 at the age of 72.


The announcement, made on behalf of the Party Central Committee, the National Assembly, the President, the Government, and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee, said that the deceased would be given a State funeral.


The memorial service will begin at 7am on March 27 at the State Funeral Hall at 5 Tran Thanh Tong Street , Hanoi.


He will be buried at the Mai Dich National Cemetery in the capital.


Source: VNA


Source: QDND

Cuba becomes official member of Rio Group

In Uncategorized on November 17, 2008 at 12:42 pm

Havana (VNA) – Cuba has become a full member of the Rio Group, the only political grouping for the region of Latin American and Caribbean countries.

The 22-member current Rio Group took into account “expressions of interest (from Cuba) and a positive evaluation of dialogue, consultations and political agreement, said a document released at the end of the group’s foreign ministers meeting in Zacatecas, central Mexico, on November 13.

Cuba’s entry “reinforces the Rio Group at a moment when the international dynamic requires regional approaches that can count on the support of everyone,” said Panama’s foreign minister, Samuel Lewis.

The Rio Group was created in 1986 in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro with first eight members. –

HoSE welcomes 159th member

In Uncategorized on September 17, 2008 at 11:01 am


HCM City (VNA) – Cuu Long pharmaceutical company (Pharimexco), coded DCL, listed its shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) on Sept. 17, becoming HoSE’s 159 th member.

With a charter capital of 81 billion VND, Pharimexco is the country’s first pharmeceutical company to meet three quality standards, namely GMP, GLP and GSP.

It is also the first company to run a capsule production factory following the North American technology. Pharimexco’s products are being exported to some ASEAN and African countries.

The company targets to become one of the countries’ leading companies in production and trade of pharmaceutical products and medical equipment, aiming to earn a revenue of 1 trillion VND by 2010.-

Conference highlights administration reform in anti-corruption drive

In Uncategorized on June 26, 2008 at 2:34 pm

Hanoi – APEC member economies have regarded administration reform as one of crucial solutions to prevent and combat the menace of corruption.


The APEC member economies’ viewpoint was unanimously shared by representatives of international organisations at the on-going International Conference on Anti-Corruption and Administration Reform, which opened in Hanoi on June 25.

Deputy Chief of the Government Inspectorate of Vietnam Mai Quoc Binh said the administration reform will pave the way for transparency and openness to facilitate the fight against corruption.

Meanwhile, Vice Director of the Inspection Science Institute of Vietnam Dinh Van Minh affirmed the country considers the development of a modern, professional, transparent and open administration apparatus supported by a dedicated and honest staff as a safeguard to ensure the success of the anti- corruption drive.

For his part, Hong Hyun-sun, Standing Commissioner of the Republic of Korea’s Anti-Corruption & Civil Rights Commission said, “Administration reforms and anti-corruption are likened to twin engines of national development in that a single engine cannot produce desired thrust.”

Sharing the view, Head Investigation of Singapore’s Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau Tin Yeow Cheng said his country has been striving for the efficiency of the State public administration with the focus on the implementation of an initiative “Public Service for the 21 st ”, regarding it as one of the four pillars in the fight against corruption.

Meanwhile, a UNDP advisor stressed that the fight against corruption is linked to the wider governance and public administration so that the elimination of corruption cannot be achieved in isolation from public administration reform and an expanded role of civil social organisations (in addition to media and the private sector) and the justice system.

Jairo Acuna-Alfaro, Advisor on Anti-Corruption and Public Administration Reform from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) also said “the ultimate objective of public administration is to provide and deliver better quality public services to the citizens, especially to the poor.”

The ongoing International Conference on Anti-Corruption and Administration Reform brought together 80 delegates representing 21 APEC member economies, regional and international anti-corruption organisations, Vietnamese ministries and industries.