US administration hosts banquet for Party leader Politics

US administration hosts banquet for Party leader

Vietnamese Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong attended a banquet hosted by Vice President Joe Biden in Washington DC on July 7 (local time), which was arranged immediately after the talks between Vietnamese party leader and US President Barack Obama.
Politics

Major milestones in Vietnam-US relationship

The Vietnam-US relationship has come a long way in benefiting the two peoples since its normalisation in 1995.

The official US visit from July 6-10 by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong including talks with US President Barack Obama is seen as a “historic milestone” and a “higher stepladder” in the bilateral comprehensive partnership established in 2013.

Deputy PM stresses potential for upgrading Vietnam-US ties Politics

Deputy PM stresses potential for upgrading Vietnam-US ties

There is ample scope for Vietnam and the US to lift their relations to an even higher level in the future, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh remarked at a ceremony to celebrate the 239th anniversary of the US’ Independence Day and the 20th anniversary of the normalisation of Vietnam-US diplomatic ties.
Culture - Sports

Concert to be held to celebrate Vietnam-US ties

A concert featuring both Vietnamese and American artists will be held on June 21 to mark the 20th year of the normalisation of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the United States, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Vietnam, US hold annual human rights dialogue Politics

Vietnam, US hold annual human rights dialogue

The 19th session of the Vietnam-US Human Rights Dialogue took place in Hanoi on May 7, focusing on a number of relevant issues such as building the State of the rule of law, judicial reform, freedom of expression, freedom of religion, labour rights, and disability rights.
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.
Politics

US congressman welcomed in Hanoi

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan had a meeting in Hanoi on May 6 with a delegation from the House of Representatives at the US Congress, led by Matt Salmon, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the House’s Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Party, State leaders welcome US House Minority Leader Politics

Party, State leaders welcome US House Minority Leader

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong called for the US’s continued cooperation and support to Vietnam in dealing with war consequences, especially Agent Orange issue, bomb and mine clearance, and the sharing of information relating to Vietnamese soldiers and officers missing in action.
Vietnam, US to bolster ties Politics

Vietnam, US to bolster ties

The 20th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the US in 2015 presents an occasion to further their relations, stated US President Barack Obama while receiving the newly-accredited Vietnamese Ambassador, Pham Quang Vinh, on February 23.
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Vietnam-US Friendship Association’s efforts praised

The Vietnam-US Friendship Association (VUFA) has made significant contributions to increasing mutual understanding and exchange between the people of Vietnam and the US, said President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Vu Xuan Hong.