Vietnam enhances defence ties with EU

Updated at 11:09:12 12/06/2017 (Views: 18)

Vietnam always considers the European Union (EU) as an important partner and wants to intensify bilateral defence ties in line with their cooperation potentials, said Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich.

  • Vietnam, Cambodia review joint patrols at sea

    Updated at 16:16:16 12/05/2017 (Views: 16)

    The High Command of Region 5 of the Vietnam People’s Navy and naval bases of the Royal Cambodian Navy held their 24th meeting on joint patrol work in Phu Quoc island district, the southern province of Kien Giang, on December 4.

  • Deputy FM: Population work key to national development

    Updated at 08:40:26 12/04/2017 (Views: 21)

    The Government of Vietnam has always attached great importance to the population work, considering it as a key factor to the nation’s development, said Deputy Foreign Minister Dang Dinh Quy.

  • Vietnam – EU parliamentary friendship marks in Belgium

    Updated at 16:30:48 11/30/2017 (Views: 25)

    European officials and international friends gathered in Brussels, Belgium on November 29 to mark the second anniversary of the Vietnam – EU parliamentary friendship group in the European Parliament (EP) (November 11).

  • Polish President’s Vietnam visit opens new page in Vietnam-Poland relations

    Updated at 15:07:50 11/28/2017 (Views: 32)

    President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda and his spouse began their four-day State visit to Vietnam on November 27 at the invitation of President Tran Dai Quang.

  • NA leader meets Singaporean PM

    Updated at 08:04:49 11/28/2017 (Views: 24)

    National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan had a meeting with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on November 27 as part of her ongoing official visit to Singapore.

  • PM calls for Vietnam-Sweden cooperation expansion

    Updated at 08:19:01 11/23/2017 (Views: 27)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested that Vietnam and Sweden expand cooperation in various realms during his reception for Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström in Hanoi on November 22.

  • National Assembly passes two laws, one resolution

    Updated at 16:23:08 11/22/2017 (Views: 29)

    Deputies cast their votes to adopt two laws and one resolution at the ongoing fourth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on November 21.

  • HCM City vows to facilitate RoK’s business and education

    Updated at 16:13:01 11/22/2017 (Views: 25)

    Ho Chi Minh City will create favourable conditions for enterprises and people from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to live and do business in the city, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said on November 21.

  • Vietnam urges building of vision for responsible ASEM

    Updated at 14:35:47 11/21/2017 (Views: 44)

    As the Asia–Europe Meeting (ASEM) enters the third decade, it is time to build a vision for a responsible and responsive ASEM as a champion for multilateral cooperation, said a senior Vietnamese official.

  • Vietnam, Mongolia strengthen traditional friendship

    Updated at 15:02:58 11/17/2017 (Views: 27)

    Vietnam always treasures its traditional friendship with Mongolia, wishing to lift it to a greater height for the mutual benefit of the two countries, Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh told newly-accredited Mongolian Ambassador Dash Bilegdorj during a reception in Hanoi on November 16.

  • Xi’s Vietnam visit highlighted in Chinese media

    Updated at 19:48:28 11/15/2017 (Views: 32)

    The Chinese media on November 13-14 ran articles highlighting the State visit to Vietnam by General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and State President Xi Jinping, as well as his attendance at the 25th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting.

  • PM successfully wraps up trip to ASEAN Summit in Philippines

    Updated at 15:52:07 11/15/2017 (Views: 31)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Hanoi on November 15, concluding successfully his fresh trip to the 31st ASEAN Summit and related meetings in Manila, the Philippines, at the invitation of the host’s President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.

  • Province’s leader receives Argentine diplomat

    Updated at 10:13:19 11/15/2017 (Views: 24)

    BTO- Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Ngoc Hai on November 13 hosted a reception for Argentine Ambassador to Vietnam Juan Carlos Valle Raleigh. The meeting also had the attendance of leaders of Departments of Industry and Trade, Culture-Sports and Tourism, and People’s Committee’s office.

  • APEC 2017 a comprehensive success: Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh

    Updated at 16:02:58 11/14/2017 (Views: 30)

    APEC Year 2017, with the freshly-concluded APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Da Nang city the highlight, was comprehensively successful, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told the media on November 13

  • Prime Minister meet UN, EC leaders in Manila

    Updated at 15:57:07 11/14/2017 (Views: 44)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and European Council (EC) President Donald Tusk in Manila, the Philippines on November 13 on the sidelines of the 31st ASEAN Summit and related meetings.

  • ASEAN Summit opens in Philippines

    Updated at 08:29:25 11/14/2017 (Views: 27)

    The 31st ASEAN Summit opened in the Philippine capital of Manila on Monday with the agenda focusing on peace, stability and cooperation.

  • Russian media appraises Vietnam’s role in ASEAN

    Updated at 08:12:45 11/14/2017 (Views: 43)

    Vietnam has affirmed its vital role in ASEAN since its joining in 1995, an article posted on highlighted.

  • APEC Leaders Issue Da Nang Declaration

    Updated at 11:40:56 11/12/2017 (Views: 43)

    The leaders of the 21 APEC member economies issued the Da Nang Declaration following the 25th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting chaired by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang.

  • APEC 2017: US President hails Vietnam as fastest growing economy

    Updated at 09:44:46 11/11/2017 (Views: 35)

    US President Donald Trump praised Vietnam as one of the fastest-growing in the world in a keynote speech delivered at the APEC CEO Summit in the central city of Da Nang on November 10.

  • NA adopts Resolution on 2018 socio-economic development plan

    Updated at 16:23:38 11/10/2017 (Views: 38)

    The National Assembly passed a Resolution on socio-economic development plan for 2018 at the ongoing fourth session in Hanoi on November 10

  • APEC 2017: Vietnam, Australia look towards strategic partnership

    Updated at 16:22:22 11/10/2017 (Views: 32)

    Vietnam and Australia have agreed to soon upgrade their relationship to a strategic partnership on the basis of their enhanced comprehensive partnership and huge potential for cooperation

  • APEC 2017: Ministers adopt four initiatives

    Updated at 11:08:47 11/10/2017 (Views: 47)

    The 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) concluded successfully in the central city of Da Nang on November 9 after three sessions, passing four main initiatives to be submitted to the leaders for approval.

  • Vietnam, Canada establish comprehensive partnership

    Updated at 10:37:29 11/09/2017 (Views: 44)

    Vietnam and Canada issued a joint statement on the establishment of a comprehensive partnership during Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s official visit to Vietnam on November 8-9.

  • Canada’s Prime Minister begins official visit to Vietnam

    Updated at 15:03:32 11/08/2017 (Views: 50)

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in Hanoi on November 8 to start his two-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

  • US President Trump to pay State visit to Vietnam

    Updated at 10:22:22 11/07/2017 (Views: 71)

    US President Donald Trump will pay a State visit to Vietnam from November 11-12, announced the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on November 6.

  • PM to attend ASEAN summits in Philippines

    Updated at 09:28:17 11/07/2017 (Views: 37)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his entourage will attend the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila, the Philippines, from November 12-14 at the invitation of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, the Foreign Ministry said on November 6.

  • PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomes Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma

    Updated at 08:18:24 11/07/2017 (Views: 43)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 6 for Executive Chairman of the Chinese Alibaba Group Jack Ma who is in Vietnam to attend the Vietnam E-Payment Forum.

  • APEC Vietnam 2017 – Fostering a shared future in a changing world

    Updated at 15:02:06 11/06/2017 (Views: 42)

    The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) process and the role of Vietnam, the host for APEC 2017 events, in strengthening and nurturing APEC's future are the key highlights in an article by State President Tran Dai Quang.

  • Russian October Revolution’s 100th anniversary marked in Hanoi

    Updated at 08:40:01 11/06/2017 (Views: 54)

    A grand ceremony was held in Hanoi on November 5 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution (November 7).

  • Vietnam sends first female officer to UN peacekeeping mission

    Updated at 09:54:04 10/31/2017 (Views: 52)

    Major Do Thi Hang Nga of the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre under the Ministry of National Defence has become the country’s first female officer to join the UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.