Vietnam, US step up comprehensive partnership Politics

Vietnam, US step up comprehensive partnership

Nguyen Xuan Thang, Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and Chairman of the Central Theory Centre, has had meetings with representatives of US and international organisations and institutions in Washington DC.
Vietnam seeks to boost ties with US states Politics

Vietnam seeks to boost ties with US states

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh has had a working visit to Florida and Arkansas States of the US to boost partnerships between the localities and Vietnam, especially in economy, trade, investment and education.
Asiaplomacy: Trump goes historic on Vietnam  Politics

Asiaplomacy: Trump goes historic on Vietnam

US President Donald Trump’s decision to visit Vietnam in November 2017 to attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting marks a new milestone in bilateral relations since the normalisation of diplomatic ties between the two countries in 1995, according the website http://asiaplomacy.com.
Top legislator starts US official visit Politics

Top legislator starts US official visit

NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung left New York for Boston on September 3 (Vietnam time), beginning his official visit to the US after attending the 4th World Conference of Speakers of Parliament.
Business

Pacific deal may add 30 percent to GDP

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement is expected to add 30 percent to Vietnam's GDP over the next 10 years, the US Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs said at a press briefing held in HCM City last week.
Politics

US congressmen optimistic about Vietnam-US ties

Matt Salmon, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the US House of Representatives said he was pleased with the four-day trip to Vietnam starting from May 4.