Hosting of APEC 2017 helps Vietnam in international integration Politics

Hosting of APEC 2017 helps Vietnam in international integration

Hosting the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in 2017 is a step to concretise Vietnam’s extensive international integration policy, Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh told the press following the debut of the APEC 2017 National Committee in Hanoi on July 21.

Minh, who is also the Committee Chairman, said the APEC forum is a regional and global leading economic cooperation mechanism, and it holds a strategic importance in both political and economic terms to Vietnam.
Vietnam supports int’l cooperation in water resources management Environment

Vietnam supports int’l cooperation in water resources management

Vietnam always attaches significant importance to intensifying its engagement in global efforts to manage water resources alongside sustainable development, stated Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh during an Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference held in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre on June 4.
Uruguay’s top legislator wraps up Vietnam visit Politics

Uruguay’s top legislator wraps up Vietnam visit

Speaker of the Uruguayan Chamber of Representatives Anibal Pereyra left Hanoi on January 22, successfully concluding his four-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.
Vietnam calls for climate change deal by 2015 Environment

Vietnam calls for climate change deal by 2015

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh called on countries to establish a new global legally binding framework to achieve the goal of limiting the world to a less than 2 degree Celsius rise in global temperature.
Deputy PM Minh meets Chinese counterpart in Guangxi Politics

Deputy PM Minh meets Chinese counterpart in Guangxi

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Zhang Gaoli in Nanning, in China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, on September 15 as part of his participation in the China-ASEAN Expo and the 11th China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit.
Deputy PM welcomes Obama assistant Politics

Deputy PM welcomes Obama assistant

Evan Medeiros, Special Assistant to US President Barrack Obama, was received by Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 14, during his visit that sought measures for the two countries’ future comprehensive partnership to work for peace, stability, cooperation and development in Asia-Pacific and the world.
US calls for restraint in East Sea Politics

US calls for restraint in East Sea

The US opposes all actions aimed at changing the status quo and affecting freedom, security and safety and is against acts of using forces and threats to use force in sovereignty disputes, a national official has said.
Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh greets Busan mayor Politics

Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh greets Busan mayor

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh called for the best possible conditions to be granted to Busan’s Vietnamese community while receiving the mayor of the Republic of Korean city, Hur Nam Sik, in Hanoi on April 2.