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A solemn memorial service was held at the National Funeral Hall yesterday for the 18 officers and soldiers who died in a helicopter crash during a parachute-training mission in the outskirts of Ha Noi on Monday. Party General Secretary and Secretary of the Party Central Committee’s Military Commission...

Six Vietnamese fishermen and their equipment have been detained at the port of Sanya in China’s Hainan Province. The Vietnamese mission in China...

The President’s Office, at a press conference yesterday, promulgated new laws and a resolution that were approved during the seventh session of the 13th National Assembly in late June. These are the revised laws on Health Insurance and Vietnamese Nationality, apart from the laws on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Viet Nam, Construction, Marriage...

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held talks with visiting Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert F. del Rosario in Hanoi...

Eleven laws and two resolutions were adopted and 16 draft laws and one resolution debated during the month-long, seventh session of the 13th National Assembly...

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung signed a directive to increase the number of social housing projects in Ha Noi, while ending construction of commercial...

China yesterday sent more than 100 ships, including six military vessels, to protect its oil rig illegally stationed in Viet Nam’s waters. The Viet Nam Fisheries Resources Surveillance Department said the Chinese vessels continued to aggressively harass Vietnamese ships. For nearly an hour and a half in the early afternoon, Chinese reconnaissance aircraft CMS-B3586...

Hundreds of people, including workers and residents, walked downstairs in panic after the 22-storey Copac Square in HCM City caught fire on June 23. The...

The legal ramifications and motivation for China’s illegal placement of its oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 in the East Sea was the topic that captured major...

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has called for tighter management of drinking water in residential areas, an area that has not been touched on regularly...