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Vietnam’s 20-year APEC membership: strategic vision

Politics

Vietnam’s 20-year APEC membership: strategic vision

The accession to APEC on November 14, 1998 marked a big step forward in Vietnam’s foreign policy of door opening, multilateralisation, diversification and international economic integration, which created a driving force for the country’s renewal and integration during the past two decades.

Friendship organisations crucial to Vietnam-Russian ties

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Friendship organisations crucial to Vietnam-Russian ties

The Vietnam-Russia Friendship Parliamentarian Group and the Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association have played an important role in fortifying the friendship and the strategic partnership between Vietnam and Russia, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Uong Chu Luu has said.

Vietnam, Russia seek measures to forge bilateral ties

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Vietnam, Russia seek measures to forge bilateral ties

Vietnam and Russia reached consensus on various measures to step up bilateral ties during the 21st session of the Vietnam-Russia Inter-Governmental Committee for Economic-Commercial and Scientific-Technological Cooperation in Moscow on October 29.

Foreign leaders congratulate President Nguyen Phu Trong

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Foreign leaders congratulate President Nguyen Phu Trong

Leaders of China, Laos, Cuba, and Russia have cabled congratulatory messages to General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong on his October 23 election as the State President of Vietnam for the remainder of the 2016-2021 tenure.

Vietnam, Russia enhance humanitarian cooperation

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Vietnam, Russia enhance humanitarian cooperation

Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Vinh received Eleonora Mitrofanova – head of the Russian Federation’s Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation (Rossotrudnichestvo) – in Hanoi on October 9.

FDI lays foundation for acceleration of oil and gas sector

Business

FDI lays foundation for acceleration of oil and gas sector

Since the Vietnamese Government and Italian contractor AGIP signed the first production sharing contract in 1978, foreign direct investment (FDI) in the oil and gas sector has not only brought large revenue to the country but also laid important foundations for the sector to develop strongly.