Vietnam has a communist government that has one party while other countries like the United States have two or more political parties. Vietnam is also one of the few remaining countries that relies on a communist governm... More »

The government of Laos, or Lao People's Democratic Republic, is a one-party socialist state. The central government has been attempting to develop increased capitalist incorporation in response to globalization while als... More »

The countries of Asia feature a number of different types of government, the majority being republics of one type or another. These include democratic, theocratic and federal republics. In addition, there are countries w... More »

As of May 2015, Vietnam is a Communist state run by a single Communist party. The head of state is the President, who is appointed by the National Assembly. More » Government & Politics Foreign Laws

Film makers can legally make films in Vietnam, but films considered anti-government remain illegal, as of 2015. While the maximum penalties for such films depend on the nature of the film and its maker, they are normally... More » Government & Politics Foreign Laws

Ngo Dinh Diem was the Roman Catholic who became president of the Republic of Vietnam in 1955. He was staunchly anti-communist and devoutly religious, which led to his assassination in 1963. More » Government & Politics Foreign Laws

The country of Vietnam is located in Southeast Asia. It is bordered by China to the north, Cambodia to the west and Laos to the east. More »