ASEAN Chairmanship: For a cohesive and responsive ASEAN Politics

ASEAN Chairmanship: For a cohesive and responsive ASEAN

Advancing ASEAN’s contribution to maintaining regional peace, security and stability has been identified as one of five key priorities for Vietnam’s ASEAN Chairmanship 2020, wrote Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh in an article. Below is a translation of the article.
National Assembly Chairwoman receives Lao Foreign Minister Politics

National Assembly Chairwoman receives Lao Foreign Minister

Vietnamese National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on December 24 for Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith who is on an official visit to Vietnam to attend the sixth Vietnam-Laos Foreign Ministerial Political Consultation.
Vietnamese, Kazakhstani top legislators hold talks Politics

Vietnamese, Kazakhstani top legislators hold talks

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held talks with Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin on November 14, following a welcome ceremony held for the guest the same day.
Vietnam, Greece to tap cooperation in strong fields Politics

Vietnam, Greece to tap cooperation in strong fields

Vietnam and Greece should tap cooperation in fields of their strength such as navigation, services and tourism, Politburo member and Head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee's Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh has said.
Vietnam to facilitate investment in Cuba: PM Politics

Vietnam to facilitate investment in Cuba: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment Rodrigo Malmierca Diaz in Hanoi on September 10, pledging to encourage Vietnamese firms’ investment in the Caribbean nation.
Party delegation visits Turkey to boost bilateral ties Politics

Party delegation visits Turkey to boost bilateral ties

A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) led by Politburo member Truong Thi Mai, head of the CPV Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission, paid a visit to Turkey from August 21-25 at the invitation of the host Government.
VUFO President meets with Philippine Foreign Minister Politics

VUFO President meets with Philippine Foreign Minister

President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga met with Philippine Foreign Minister Teodoro Lopez Locsin in Hanoi on July 8, stressing people-to-people diplomacy’s contribution to the countries’ ties.
Vietnam ready to talk partnership elevation with RoK: top legislator Politics

Vietnam ready to talk partnership elevation with RoK: top legislator

Vietnam treasures the cooperation with the Republic of Korea (RoK), considering the Northeast Asian nation as an important and long-term partner, and is ready to discuss the elevation of the strategic cooperative partnership with the country and develop bilateral ties extensively in all spheres.
Vietnam, Romania hold political consultation in Hanoi Politics

Vietnam, Romania hold political consultation in Hanoi

Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung and Secretary of State at the Romanian Foreign Ministry Monica Gheorghita held a political consultation in Hanoi on May 14, discussing bilateral relations and international issues of shared concern.