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Ambassador presents credentials to EC President
02/05/2015 | 17:47:24
Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium and head of the Vietnamese delegation to the European Union (EU) Vuong Thua Phong has presented his credentials to President of the European Council (EC) Donald Tusk.
Global media covers Vietnam’s reunification milestone
The 40th anniversary of South Vietnam’s liberation and Vietnam’s national reunification made headlines in news agencies and media outlets in many countries around the world.
World leaders congratulate VN on reunification day
Lao and Russian leaders have sent their congratulatory messages to Vietnamese leaders on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of liberation of southern Vietnam and national reunification day (April 30).
HCM City, Slovakia look to boost cooperation
13/04/2013 | 15:56:00
Ho Chi Minh City and Slovakia will develop cooperation in economics, culture and science-technology based on their fine political ties, a local official has said.
Vietnam asks China to end tourism plan in Hoang Sa
12/04/2013 | 21:40:50
A representative from the Foreign Ministry’s National Boundary Commission on April 12 opposed China’s plan to bring tourists to Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago.
Gia Lai urged to work harder to reduce poverty
12/04/2013 | 19:54:00
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai to do more to reduce the rate of poverty, particularly among ethnic minority people.
Vietnam, Slovakia step up ties in defence industry
12/04/2013 | 19:33:22
Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh and Slovakian State Secretary of Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs Peter Burian have agreed to increase bilateral cooperation in defence industry.
East Sea issue remains ASEAN’s concern
12/04/2013 | 19:10:00
The ASEAN Foreign Ministers reached a high consensus on the bloc’s viewpoint on the East Sea issue at their meetings on April 10-11, agreeing that the matter is the bloc’s mutual concern as it relates to peace, stability and security in the entire region.
Hanoi fireworks celebrate national reunification day
A crowd of Hanoians and foreign visitors flocked to the capital's downtown to admire a firework display on April 30.
Grand ceremony marks 40 years since South’s liberation
The 40th anniversary of the liberation of national reunification was marked with a grand ceremony in HCM City on April 30.
Vietnam-France joint defence committee holds fifth session
The Vietnam-France Joint Committee on Defence Cooperation held its fifth session in Hanoi on April 27.
26th ASEAN Summit adopts three declarations
The two-day 26th ASEAN Summit concluded on Langkawi island, Malaysia on April 27, adopting three key declarations.
Industrial production rises by 9.4 percent
Vietnam's index of industrial production grew by 9.4 percent year-on-year in the first four months of 2015, reported the GSO.
Samsung’s new complex to be built
Samsung will start work on the Samsung CE HCM City Complex with an 1.4 billion USD investment.
Stamps on Hung King worship rituals issued
A set of three stamps featuring the Hung Kings was issued to mark the Hung Kings Tempe Festival.
President calls for Asia-Africa connectivity
President Truong Tan Sang called for Asia-Africa connectivity at the Bandung Conference.
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