Wednesday, 21/8/2019

Current Affairs

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc paid official visits to the Russian Federation, the Kingdom of Norway and the Kingdom of Sweden

During the nine-day visit to the three countries from May 20-28, the Prime Minister had a working program with more than 50 activities. He had talks, and meetings with senior leaders of the three countries; attended business forums, met investors, overseas Vietnamese, visited and worked at localities, production establishments, high-tech centers of enterprises and large corporations; and met with Russian and Swedish friends who have made great contribution to the national construction and defense of Vietnam.

Politics

Promoting the spirit of Dien Bien Phu victory, building the Vietnam People's Army strong in politics, ideology, improving its aggregate quality, and combat strength

65 years ago, under the wise leadership and direction of the Party Central Committee and Uncle Ho, the Vietnamese army and people launched a strategic battle, making the "famous Dien Bien triumph that shook the world," bringing the resistance war against the French colonialists’ aggression to a complete victory. In the Dien Bien Phu Campaign, the building of a strong political army had an important role, a decisive factor to fostering political, spiritual factors, bravery, wisdom and willpower to "die for the Fatherland" of officers and soldiers, contributing to the epochal victory.

Economy

Developing the finance-banking sector in the context of the Fourth Industry Revolution

One of the sectors most impacted by the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) is the finance-banking sector. Achievements of Industry 4.0 will greatly improve the finance-banking sector, but also pose many challenges in terms of institutions, information infrastructure and security risks, especially for developing countries like Vietnam.

Culture - Society

Ho Chi Minh Thought on respectful use of intellectuals and suggestions for us today

President Ho Chi Minh was an intellectual and when he was the Head of State, he was very concerned over the intelligentsia and intellectual issues. Ho Chi Minh Thought on intelligentsia took shape when he was active in foreign countries and was demonstrated clearly after the August 1945 Revolution, especially in the establishment of the government at that time. Attaching importance to respectfully using intellectuals, President Ho Chi Minh gathered around him many famous intellectuals who devoted to the country and the people. Implementing Ho Chi Minh Thought on using intellectuals, in recent years, the Party and State of Vietnam have set out many guidelines and policies to attract and use this force.

Foreign Relations and International Intergration

Vietnam is ready to assume the position of a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2020-2021 tenure

The fulfillment of the post of a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for the 2008-2009 tenure is a historic milestone in the implementation of foreign policy in general, and multilateral diplomacy in particular and international integration of Vietnam. This success is an important factor for the 12th Party Congress to define that multilateral foreign policy is a strategic orientation of Vietnam's foreign affairs, while directly facilitating the Vietnam’s second run for a non-permanent membership of the UNSC for the 2020-2021 tenure.

Focus

Continuing to further enhance the responsibility of people's representatives

In the atmosphere of welcoming the New Spring when the Vietnamese National Assembly just successful organized the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26), the biggest parliamentary diplomatic activities in the region in 2018, Politburo member, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan granted an interview on the central tasks of the National Assembly in the coming time.

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