Monday, 5/12/2016

Current Affairs

President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Htin Kyaw paid an official visit to Vietnam

At the invitation of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Htin Kyaw and his wife paid the State-level visit to Vietnam on 26-28 October 2016.

Politics

New awareness on mass mobilization in the Resolution of the 12th Party Congress

Viewpoints and the core content on mass mobilization in the Resolution of the 12th Party Congress inherit and consistently develop from the thought on mass mobilization of President Ho Chi Minh and the Party Congresses’ Resolutions, especially the Resolution of the 7th Plenum of 11th Party Central Committee on “Strengthening and renewing the Party's leadership over mass mobilization in the new situation.”

Economy

Grasping and applying the Resolution of the 12th Party Congress to address the relationship between economic and political renewal in Vietnam

The 12th Party Congress while emphasizing to comprehensively and synchronously scale up the renovation affirmed to continue addressing the 9 major relations in the renovation process, in which the second biggest relation is that between economic and political renewal. More concretely, three out of the six key tasks during the 12th Party Congress tenure set out by the Communist Party of Vietnam focus on political and economic renewal, and the two tasks on political renewal is placed as primary duties. This shows the role and importance of economic renewal, political renewal, and the relationship between them.

Foreign Relations and International Intergration

Viet Nam-US Relation: New Developments

Viet Nam-US relation is said to achieve rapid, substantive and comprehensive progress since the normalization of bilateral relations in 1995. US President B.Obama’s visit to Viet Nam in May 2016 reinforced the foundation and strengthened the Viet Nam-US “substantive comprehensive and effective partnership for the benefits of the two countries, thus contributing to maintaining peace, stability and cooperation in the region and the world.”

Focus

External work - a motivation to realize Vietnam’s two strategic missions of building and safeguarding the homeland*

The 29th Diplomatic Conference was opened in Hanoi on 22 August 2016 under the theme “Increase the efficiency of external activities and international integration to successfully realize the 12th National Party Congress Resolution”. Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong attended and addressed the conference. The Communist Review introduces full text of his speech.

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