Vietnam-Romania joint committee holds first ministerial-level session Business

Vietnam-Romania joint committee holds first ministerial-level session

The Vietnam – Romania Joint Committee on Economic Cooperation convened its 16th session in Bucharest, Romania on October 4 under the chair of Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Tuan Anh and Romanian Minister for Business Environment, Commerce and Entrepreneurship Stefani Radu Oprea.
Ambassador: Vietnam active as WIPO 2018-2019 Chair Politics

Ambassador: Vietnam active as WIPO 2018-2019 Chair

Vietnam’s coordinating role and proactiveness as Chair of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) General Assembly in 2018-2019 have been internationally hailed, according to Ambassador Duong Chi Dung.
Portugal officials pledge to bolster ties with Vietnam Politics

Portugal officials pledge to bolster ties with Vietnam

Senior officials of the parliament and government of Portugal have expressed the country’s strong commitment to substantively enhancing relations with Vietnam while meeting with a delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) in Lisbon.
Indonesia reveals name of suspect in “oil mafia” case World

Indonesia reveals name of suspect in “oil mafia” case

Indonesia’s Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) on September 10 named a former managing director of the trading arm of state-owned energy company PT Pertamina as a suspect in a graft case linked to oil trading with a Singapore-based company.
PM wants stronger trade, investment ties with Saudi Arabia Politics

PM wants stronger trade, investment ties with Saudi Arabia

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested Vietnam and Saudi Arabia step up cooperation in various fields such as trade, labour, and investment while hosting the new Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Vietnam Saud F.M Al Suwelim in Hanoi on September 10.
Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conference Politics

Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conference

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam's permanent mission to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, chaired the final plenary sessions of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) on August 14-15 under Vietnam’s presidency of the conference from June 24-30 and from July 29 to August 18.
Vietnam pursues multilateralism, consensus at UNSC: Deputy PM Politics

Vietnam pursues multilateralism, consensus at UNSC: Deputy PM

Vietnam’s highest priority during its term as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 would be promoting multilateralism and compliance with international law in addressing global challenges regarding peace and security, said a senior official.
HCM City, Ivory Coast localities step up cooperation Politics

HCM City, Ivory Coast localities step up cooperation

Standing Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City’s People Committee Le Thanh Liem on May 27 received minister and secretary general of the presidency of Ivory Coast Achi Patrick, during which they discussed measures to promote bilateral cooperation, particularly in economics.
Vietnam–Norway Joint Statement Politics

Vietnam–Norway Joint Statement

Vietnam and Norway issued a joint statement on the official visit to Norway by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc as well as agreements reached by the countries’ leaders during the visit.