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2010-06-04 12:16:00

WASHINGTON, June 4, /PRNewswire/ -- The People's Committee of Hanoi has required monitoring software to be installed on computers at all internet cafes, hotels and other establishments in the capital city. According to Decision No.

2008-10-02 18:00:22

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Viet Tan welcomes the introduction of the Vietnam Human Rights Act in the Senate. Led by Senator Barbara Boxer, S.

2008-09-23 09:00:50

Text of report in English by state-run Vietnamese news agency VNA website [Unattributed article from the "Politics" page: "Vietnam, Laos determined to lift ties to new heights"] Hanoi (VNA) -Vietnam , together with Laos, will strive to achieve new heights in bilateral ties, according to General Secretary Nong Duc Manh.

2008-08-15 12:00:44

Dr. Ngai Nguyen, the Vice General Secretary of the Democratic Party of Vietnam (DPV), today expressed his thanks and gratitude to the United States Department of State, and the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi and the U.S. Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City, for working tirelessly to secure the release of Mr.

2008-07-14 03:00:30

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan says he wants the Vietnamese people to participate more actively in family planning. Vietnam is the world's 13th most populous nation, and its population is expected to climb to 88 million in the next two years.

2008-06-16 06:00:28

Text of report in English by Vietnamese news agency VNA website [Unattributed article from the "Politics" page: "Vatican delegation wraps up Vietnam visit"] Hanoi (VNA) -A Vatican delegation led by Monsignor Pietro Parolin, Vatican 's Under-secretary of State for Relations with States, concluded their week-long annual working visit to Vietnam on June 15.

2006-09-04 06:43:04

HANOI (Reuters) - Authorities have detained a Vietnamese-born U.S. citizen who has used the Internet to call for multi-party democracy in the one-party communist state, the man's daughter said on Monday. A U.S.

2006-06-27 06:38:27

By Grant McCool HANOI (Reuters) - Economic reformer and career security officer Nguyen Tan Dung took over on Tuesday as Vietnam Prime Minister to govern the communist-run country in a period of accelerated growth and deepening international ties.

2006-06-26 22:58:38

By Grant McCool HANOI (Reuters) - A Vietnamese politician with a reputation for fighting corruption became the communist-run country's new president on Tuesday as part of a changing of the guard to a group of younger leaders.

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