Prime Minister receives CEO of Taiwan’s Pou Chen Group
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received the CEO of Pou Chen Group from China’s Taiwan, Tsai Pei-Chun, in Hanoi on April 21, noting that he believes the firm will reap more successes while operating in Vietnam.
Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association set up in Vinh Long
The Vietnam–Laos Friendship Association of the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long will focus on organising exchange and cooperation activities to strengthen the traditional friendship and mutual understanding between the Lao people and locals in Vinh Long.
Vietnam, India should early define cooperation directions to 2020
Vietnam and India should early sign an action programme on implementing the bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership, thus defining orientations for bilateral cooperation in 2017-2020.
Ho Chi Minh City keen on increased trade with Iran
Ho Chi Minh City wants to boost trade and investment connectivity with Iran, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said.
Vietnam, US talk to strengthen bilateral ties
Vietnam and the US should sustain and strengthen economic and trade links, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said, describing these links as key to bilateral relations.
Vietmam calls for solutions to Israel-Palestine conflict, Syria war
Vietnam calls on involved parties to resume negotiations to seek a peaceful solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict on the basis of United Nations resolutions.
Prime Minister greets Japanese, RoK guests
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Hanoi on April 20 Nakamura Norimichi, Governor of Nagasaki prefecture, who is visiting Vietnam with a business delegation.
More Vietnamese officer joins UN peacekeeping mission
Captain Nguyen Quoc Khanh from the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre has been assigned to join the UN mission in the Central African Republic.
Vietnam, Iran vow support to achieve 2 billion USD trade
Vietnamese and Iranian leaders have committed all possible support to their businesses to navigate the respective markets towards a trade value of 2 billion USD, President Tran Dai Quang said.
Prime Minister to visit Cambodia, Laos
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will pay official visits to Cambodia and Laos from April 24 to 27.
FM spokesperson affirms legal support for Doan Thi Huong
Vietnamese and Malaysian lawyers are actively collecting evidence to defend Doan Thi Huong, a Vietnamese suspect in the death of a citizen of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).
Vietnam keeps close watch on schoolgirl’s murder in Japan
The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan has kept close watch on the murder of Vietnamese girl Le Thi Nhat Linh in Chiba prefecture to bring the culprit to trial soon, said the Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson.
Countries should act responsibly for peace in East Sea
Countries in and outside the East Sea should act responsibly and in conformity with international law, including the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea 1982 for peace and stability in the sea.
Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan
National Assembly deputies gave opinions on a list of projects and specific sums of capital allocated for projects under the middle-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee in Hanoi on April 20.
RoK top legislator to visit Vietnam next week
Speaker of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s National Assembly Chung Sye-kyun will lead a high-level delegation to visit Vietnam from April 24-26.
Rules to be tightened on use of asset gifts to State agencies
Individuals of State agencies and organisations should be banned from using vehicles and other assets that are presented or donated by organisations or individuals, the NA Standing Committee agreed.
Dak Nong reinforces connections with Cambodian province
The Military High Command of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong and the military sub-region of Cambodia’s Mondulkiri province signed the third MoU on cooperation on April 20.
ICA urged to support Vietnam’s cooperative development
National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu suggested the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) continue supporting Vietnam in improving its cooperatives’ capacity.