Vietnam’s trial

Vietnam has emerged as a sought-after partner, strategically positioned between two giants ~ China and the United States.

Bengal in Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh died in 1969 as President of Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam). He did not live to see the re-unification of Vietnam. North Vietnamese forces along with Vietcong guerrillas prevailed over the south six years after Ho‘s death. The Central Executive Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam in December 1976 thanked the communist parties and the working class of the countries in the world for their whole-hearted support and strong encouragement to the patriotic resistance by the people of Vietnam against the US for national salvation.

More needed on administrative reform

In general, there were positive changes in the satisfaction of people and organisations with state agencies as well as the 2021 public administration reform (PAR) index in spite of difficulties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Vietnam to ban plastic bags by 2030

Plastic Bags, VietnamVietnamese people consume about 3.9 million tons of plastic per year, while only 1.28 million tons of plastic are recycled, according to a report by the World Bank.