Friday, 24/5/2019

Current Affairs

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation

At the invitation of the Chinese Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a delegation of the Government of Vietnam attended the second Belt and Road Forum for International Co-operation (BRI) from April 25-27, 2019.

Politics

Strong party, growing country, long-lasting nation

Welcoming the year 2019, reviewing the three-year-implementation of the political resolutions of the 12th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam, in the threshold of Ky Hoi Spring, Comrade Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Party Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, wrote an article with the title: "Strong Party, Growing Country, Long-lasting Nation," exclusively for the Communist Review. The Communist Review presents the article of comrade Nguyen Phu Trong.

Foreign Relations and International Intergration

Movements in Asia-Pacific in 2018 and prospects 2019

In 2018, there were five highlights in the Asia-Pacific region, the most notable and important were the dramatic increase in strategic competition between big countries, especially between the US and China. Big countries made clear policy adjustments and boosted rally of forces in the region. The situation of the Korean Peninsula and the East Sea cooled down, while the Taipei Strait heated up by the end of 2018. ASEAN continued to assert its position in the region and in relation to big countries. In 2019, big countries in the region may have to focus more on dealing with domestic issues, but the Asia-Pacific region is forecast to follow existing trends.

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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