Condolences sent to Cuba over plane crash

Condolences sent to Cuba over plane crash

NDO - A Cuban state airways plane with 110 passengers and crew on board crashed at 12.08pm (local time) on May 18 shortly after taking off from Havana to Holguin, leaving 107 people dead. (May 19, 2018)

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Following President Ho Chi Minh to build a more dignified and stronger Vietnam

  May 19, 2018
NDO – Today, the whole Party, people, army and Vietnamese expatriates abroad are celebrating the 128th birth anniversary of late President Ho Chi Minh (May 19, 1890 - 2018), with the noblest spiritual love and unlimited gratitude to the genius leader, the great teacher of the Vietnamese revolution, the national liberation hero and global cultural celebrity, who sacrificed his life for the struggle for national liberation and for peace and happiness of the Vietnamese people. 

President Ho Chi Minh’s birth anniversary marked in Laos, Chile

  May 19, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Consulate General in the Lao province of Savannakhet on May 18 held an incense offering ceremony at President Ho Chi Minh Memorial House in Sayaphoum village, Kaysone Phomvihane township, to celebrate the late leader’s 128th birth anniversary (May 19). 

President Ho Chi Minh - the great leader who wholeheartedly devoted himself to the country and the happiness of the people

  May 19, 2018
NDO - When discussing the life of President Ho Chi Minh, the beloved leader of the nation, late Prime Minister Pham Van Dong, an excellent student and a close friend of his, once wrote “A life full of glory and arduous sacrifices, extremely noble and diverse, extremely clean and beautiful”.  

Vietnam, Mongolia look to further expand ties

  May 19, 2018
NDO/VNA – Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung hosted a reception for State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia Davaasuren Damdinsuren in Hanoi on May 18. 

Cuba learns about Vietnam’s youth education

  May 19, 2018
NDO/VNA – A high-level delegation from Cuba’s Young Communist League (UJC) is paying a working visit to Vietnam to learn about the Southeast Asian country’s youth education and training to contribute to the national building, defence and development. 

Exhibition on President Ho Chi Minh opens in Russia

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA - An exhibition entitled “Nguyen Ai Quoc – Ho Chi Minh and Vietnam – Russia Friendship” opened in Moscow, Russia on May 17. 

President Ho Chi Minh’s first visit to Russia recalled in St. Petersburg

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA - St. Petersburg authority on May 17 held a ceremony to celebrate the 95th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s first visit to Russia (June 30, 1923-2018). 

Condolences extended to Palestine over Gaza violence

  May 18, 2018
NDO - President Tran Dai Quang has sent a letter of condolence to President of the State of Palestine Mahmoud Abbas over the violence in the Gaza Strip on May 14 that killed and injured many people. 

HCM City, St. Petersburg hold substantial cooperation potential

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan, and Mayor of Russia’s St. Petersburg city, Georgy Poltavchenko, shared the view that smart city building and establishing cyber security systems are areas with the potential for cooperation between the two cities. 

Mexican defence chief receives new Vietnamese Ambassador

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Mexican Secretary of National Defence, General Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda, has received the new Vietnamese Ambassador to Mexico, Nguyen Hoai Duong.  

PM urges Quang Tri to improve administration for people, businesses

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that Quang Tri should improve its administration for the sake of local people and businesses, while attending a working session with the central province’s authorities on May 17. 

Vietnam ratifies Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of the Vietnam Permanent Mission to the United Nations, deposited Vietnam’s instrument of ratification for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons with the UN Secretary General on May 17, becoming the 10th country to ratify the document. 

Vietnam emphasises obligation to solve disputes peacefully at UNSC debate

  May 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations, stressed the obligation of each and every State to solve disputes by peaceful means in accordance with international law, while attending a UN Security Council debate on May 17. 

Sen village festival celebrates President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday

  May 18, 2018
NDO – ‘Le hoi Lang Sen’ (Sen Village Festival 2018) officially opened in Kim Lien commune, Nam Dan district, the central province of Nghe An on May 17 as part of activities to mark the 128th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh.