Communist Vietnam is considering legalising same-sex marriage, which would catapult it to the fore of gay rights in Asia, where traditional values dominate many societies and sodomy is illegal in some.
Russia is holding talks about opening naval bases in Moscow's Soviet-era allies Cuba and Vietnam as well as the Seychelles.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has appointed new Ambassadors to Brazil and Vietnam.
China, Vietnam and Thailand are among the worst offenders in fuelling a global black market that is seeing record numbers of elephants and rhinos killed in Africa.
President Nazarbayev gave a speech on modernization of Kazakhstan system of education and urged both countries to cooperate in this area.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev met with Secretary General of the Communist Party and chairman of the National Assembly of Vietnam.
Besides, participation in projects of nuclear power plants construction is of great importance to Astana.
During the 1st ever official visit of President Nazarbayev to Vietnam a raft of agreements were signed October 31.
Presidents of Kazakhstan and Vietnam held negotiations in Hanoi.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev arrived in Vietnam with an official visit on October 30.
According to the Kazakhstan’s Agency for Statistics, the trade turnover between the two states in January – August 2011 made up $33.3 million.
In quarterfinal Kazakh team won 3:0 against a strong club from Vietnam.
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