Wednesday, 24/1/2018

Current Affairs

Promoting the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos

At the invitation of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and State President Tran Dai Quang, a high-level delegation of the Lao Party and State led by Party General Secretary and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith paid an official visit to Vietnam from 19-21 December 2017.


The October Revolution in Russia and the ideal of socialism in today's era

The Party Central Committee, the National Assembly, the State President, the Government, the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front and Hanoi city on 5 Novemberorganized a solemn ceremony in Hanoi to mark the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution. Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong attended and gave a speech. The Communist Review introduces the full text of the speech.

Culture - Society

Vietnam’s proactive and active international cultural integration in the overall context

The Party and the State of Vietnam define culture as the strong spiritual foundation of society, a vital internal force that ensures sustainable development. In the current globalization, in order to achieve that goal, proactive and active international cultural integration is necessary to absorb the quintessence of human culture, enrich the national culture, strengthen national synergy, and enhance the position and prestige of Vietnam in the international arena.

Foreign Relations and International Intergration

APEC 2017: Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit 2017 was organized in Vietnam in November 2017. This was the second time Vietnam hosted APEC. With this event, Vietnam and member economies have made efforts to make APEC 2017 an imprint of APEC's constant development, promoting the trend of peace, stability, cooperation and development of the region and the world.


ASEAN: 50 years of formation, development and a path ahead

During the visit to the Republic of Indonesia at the invitation of President Joko Widodo, Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng delivered a speech in the Indonesian Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Jakarta on 23 August entitled “ASEAN: 50 years of formation, development and a path ahead.”