Saturday, 14/12/2019

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

Political innovation in Vietnam at present- an economic and political relation perspective

Looking back on Vietnam’s 30 years of national renewal, the 12th Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam pointed out that political innovation lagged behind economic innovation. Therefore, a practical urgent issue is to ensure political innovation on par with economic innovation. To do so, it is necessary, first of all, to clarify the relationship between economy and politics.

Economy

Renovating planning, improving quality and efficiency of marine tourism to make it a true marine economic pillar

Resolution No. 36-NQ/TW dated October 22, 2016 of the 8th Plenum of the 12th Party Congress on "Strategy for the sustainable development of Vietnam's marine economy until 2030 with a vision to 2045” affirmed the viewpoint that Viet Nam must become a strong and rich country based on the sea with sustainable, prosperous, secure and safe development. The marine tourism is identified as a primary priority for sustainable development of marine economy, contributing to ensuring national defense and security, maintaining independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity

Culture - Society

Culture with sustainable development of the country

By the end of the 20th century, socio-economic development, especially the large-scale global financial crisis posed a demand for sustainable development. A series of issues were raised including relation between the growth and development, elements that ensure sustainable development and dialectical relations of those elements; the role of culture, guiding and organizing modes to ensure sustainable development. These issues must be addressed by each country in the world, including Vietnam.

Foreign Relations and International Intergration

Elements to be taken in to consideration in Vietnam’s foreign policies in global integration

To carry out its foreign policies of independence, self-reliance, peace, cooperation, development and multilateralism and diversification of international relations, Vietnam has been more active in global integration and confirmed a more influential position in the region and the world. Vietnam’s foreign policies over the past years have contributed to maintaining a peaceful, stable environment, creating favorable conditions for national construction and defense, and raising Vietnam’s status and prestige in the international arena. The process of making and implementing foreign policy are complicated, which should take in to consideration inside and outside factors, particularly when Vietnam is integrating deeply in to the world.

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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