State President starts Cuba visit Politics

State President starts Cuba visit

State President Nguyen Minh Triet arrived in Havana, starting his official visit to Cuba at the invitation of President of the State Council and Ministers Council, Raul Castro Ruz.
PM wraps up Denmark visit, heads to Hungary Politics

PM wraps up Denmark visit, heads to Hungary

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung wrapped up his official visit to Denmark on September 17 after numerous meetings with leaders of government and industry, both Danish and Vietnamese, in the country.
Vietnam, Australia issue joint statement Politics

Vietnam, Australia issue joint statement

Vietnam and Australia have released a joint statement as Vietnamese Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh concluded an official visit from September 6-9 at the invitation of Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd.
Newspapers reflect warm relations between Vietnam and Australia Politics

Newspapers reflect warm relations between Vietnam and Australia

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s presence at Canberra ’s Fairbairn airport to meet Communist Party of Vietnam General Secretary Nong Duc Manh, who received a 19-gun welcoming salute, is a sign of increasingly warm relations between Australia and Vietnam , local media reported.
Australia sees Vietnam as valued partner in Asia-Pacific Politics

Australia sees Vietnam as valued partner in Asia-Pacific

On the eve of the coming official visit to Australia by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nong Duc Manh, Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has affirmed that Vietnam is a highly valued partner for Australia in Asia-Pacific region.
Politics

Vietnam, Malaysia to increase ties for regional community

“Malaysian citizens living in Ho Chi Minh City are determined to work to develop cooperative relations between Malaysia and Vietnam and for the establishment of a growing Southeast Asian community,” a Malaysian diplomat working in the city said.
Politics

Thailand to enhance relationship with Vietnam

Thailand expects to step up cooperation with Vietnam in regional and international forums such as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS).
Politics

Workshop: How to strengthen VN-China ties

Chinese researchers, their Vietnamese counterparts and the authorities from several provinces that border with China gathered in Hanoi on August 24 for a workshop on how to bolster confidence in Vietnamese-Chinese relations, from the point of view of the border provinces.
Senior officials meet US Senator Politics

Senior officials meet US Senator

PM Nguyen Tan Dung has expressed his hope that US Senator Jim Webb will make positive contributions to promoting ties between the US and ASEAN as a whole, as well as each member of the bloc.
Society

Border trade zone launches promotion campaign

The south-western border province of An Giang introduced its duty free Tinh Bien trade zone and announced a festival to spotlight Vietnam’s ‘high-quality products’, at a press briefing in Phnom Penh on August 18.
Business

Firms to seek business openings in US

A delegation of 10 Vietnamese enterprises will travel to the US next month to seek out business opportunities, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.