Potential development of law and judicial cooperation between Vietnam and the Netherlands
From September 26 to 27, Minister Ha Hung Cuong and delegation from the Vietnamese Ministry of Justice has courtesy meetings with the Minister of Security and Justice of Netherlands Ivo Willem Opestelten and officials from the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation; Commissioner General of Dutch Bar Association and visit the Law firm Kneppelhout & Korthals based in the city of Rotterdamand. The Minister also witnessed the signing of the strategic cooperation agreement between Kneppelhout & Korthals and Law Firm Dao & Associates of Vietnam.
Co-operation in Respect of Inter country Adoption between Vietnam and Ireland
On September 23, at the Central Adoption Authority of Ireland’ headquarter, Vietnamese Minister of Justice Ha Hung Cuong and the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Frances Fitzgerald witnessed the signing of Memorandum of Understanding on the administrative procedures applied in handling adoption cases between Vietnam and Ireland within the framework of the Hague Convention on protection of children and co-operation in the field of international adoption. This is the first document that the central agency for international adoption of Vietnam has signed with Central Authority for International Child Adoption of the nation receiving the child, which is also a member of the Hague Convention on the protection of children and co-international cooperation in the field of adoption, since the Hague Convention came into force in Vietnam on February 01, 2012.
Deputy Minister of Justice Le Thanh Long received delegation of Kyushu University’s Professor
On the occasion of 10 years anniversary of Young Leaders Programme (YLP) - one of the legal education scholarship programs of the Japan Government for the Vietnamese young leaders and other developing countries in the world presented by the Faculty of Law, Kyushu University, Japan. Kyushu University delegation led by Professor Toshiyuki Kono, Director of YLP program with the top 09 law professors has the courtesy meeting with Justice Deputy Minister Le Thanh Long at the MOJ headquarter on September 17.
The Ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of Vietnam and Laos co-operation
In the period from September 06 to 09, Ministry of Justice’s senior official delegation of Laos led by Minister Chaleun Yiapaoher and his wife arrived in Quang Binh for Ceremony30th anniversary of judicial cooperation between Vietnam and Laos. The Ceremony hosted by the Vietnamese Ministry of Justice in collaboration with the Provincial Commissioner, Quang Binh provincial people's Committee on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Laos, to mark 35th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of cooperation and friendship Vietnam - Laos and the 30th anniversary of the signing of the legal agreement between the Ministry of Justice of Vietnam and the Lao Ministry of Justice.