Thang Long - Hanoi

PM receives Governor of Japan’s Kanagawa prefecture
03/07/2015 | 16:16:00
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received Governor of Japan’s Kanagawa prefecture Kuroiwa Yuji on July 3 on the occasion of his working visit to Japan to attend the seventh Mekong-Japan Summit.
Deputy PM stresses potential for upgrading Vietnam-US ties
There is ample scope for Vietnam and the US to lift their relations to an even higher level in the future, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh remarked at a ceremony to celebrate the 239th anniversary of the US’ Independence Day and the 20th anniversary of the normalisation of Vietnam-US diplomatic ties.
State president receives Cuban chief judge
President Truong Tan Sang hosted a reception for Cuban Chief Judge Ruben Remigio Ferro on July 2 in Hanoi during his working visit to Vietnam.
PM wants embassy to well connect Vietnam, Japan
03/07/2015 | 21:02:38
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged Vietnamese representative diplomatic offices in Japan, especially the embassy, to perform better their role as a bridge connecting the two countries.
Prime Minister meets senior Japanese officials
03/07/2015 | 21:01:32
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung held separate receptions for President of the Japan–Vietnam Parliamentary Friendship Group Toshihiro Nikai and President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Tanaka Akihiko in Tokyo on July 3.
Congratulations to US on 239th Independence Day
03/07/2015 | 20:40:42
State President Truong Tan Sang and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on July 3 cabled greeting message to President Barack Obama on the occasion of the 239th Independence Day of the United States of America (July 4,1776-2015).
Prime Minister meets Japanese leaders
03/07/2015 | 20:40:06
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and leaders of four other Mekong countries paid courtesy calls to Japanese Emperor Akihito, Speaker of the House of Representatives Tadamori Oshima and President of the House of Councillors Masaaki Yamazaki in Tokyo on July 3.
Hanoi leader proposes concrete plans for closer ties with Tokyo
03/07/2015 | 20:37:00
Chairman of the Hanoi City People’s Committee Nguyen The Thao proposed more concrete policies to facilitate investment, trade, education and cultural exchange with Tokyo while meeting Governor Yoichi Masuzoe in the Japanese capital on July 3.
Vietnam’s GDP growth in Q2 reaches 5-year record
Vietnam’s gross domestic product growth hit 6.44 percent in Q2.
Disbursement of FDI up 9.6% in first half
FDI disbursement in the first half of 2015 reached 6.3 billion USD, up 9.6 percent year on year.
NA’s ninth session closes after 30 days
The 13th National Assembly closed its month-long ninth session in Hanoi on June 26.
Six-month GDP growth rate estimated at 6.11%
GDP growth rate was estimated at 6.11 percent in the first half of 2015.
PM proposes solutions to boost CLMV cooperation
Measures were proposed to bolster cooperation between Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
VN-China cooperation committee meets
The 8th meeting of the Vietnam - China Steering Committee on Bilateral Cooperation took place.
Visa exemption granted to 5 European countries
Citizens from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy will now be able enjoy visa exemptions.
Trade deficit recorded in first five months of 2015
Vietnam recorded a 3-billion-USD trade deficit, despite a rise in exports in the first 5 months.
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