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US official active in Vietnam

Vietnam and the US proposed further strengthening ties, with an eye on economics, trade, education, and people-to-people exchange, as part of activities to mark the 20th anniversary of their diplomatic ties next year.
Deputy PM welcomes Obama assistant Politics

Deputy PM welcomes Obama assistant

Evan Medeiros, Special Assistant to US President Barrack Obama, was received by Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 14, during his visit that sought measures for the two countries’ future comprehensive partnership to work for peace, stability, cooperation and development in Asia-Pacific and the world.
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Hanoi rendezvous for Vietnamese US alumni introduced

The Vietnam – US Society (VUS) debuted its Hanoi Club of Vietnamese US Alumni in the capital on July 1, which is expected to strengthen mutual understanding of the two peoples as they look to celebrate 20 years of the normalisation of their relations in 2015.
Vietnam, US state seek to lift ties Politics

Vietnam, US state seek to lift ties

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Nguyen Quoc Cuong and John Kitzhaber, Governor of the US’ Oregon state, have discussed measures to further enhance cooperation between the two sides.
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US satisfied with thriving relations with Vietnam

The US House of Representatives has issued an official document on the occasion of the 20 th anniversary of the normalisation of ties with Vietnam, a rare move by the US Congress in its external relations with countries.
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Vietnam-US ties move forward

The Vietnamese Embassy in the United States held a ceremony to mark the 20th anniversary of the normalisation of trade ties between Vietnam and the US on February 11.
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Party chief hails Vietnam-US ties

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong has expressed his pleasure at the multifaceted cooperation between Vietnam and the US, especially after the two sides set up their comprehensive partnership earlier this year.
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Vietnam ready to cooperate with US in TPP talks

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has affirmed that Vietnam is ready to work closely with the US in negotiations for a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, and hopes for flexibility in the talks so that the deal can suit the development of each country.
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PM meets with top US diplomat

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and US Secretary of State John Kerry discussed measures to accelerate the cooperation between the two nations in the time ahead in New York on September 27.
Vietnamese FM active at regional meetings Politics

Vietnamese FM active at regional meetings

Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 2 attended the 20 th ASEAN Regional Forum and the third East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Brunei’s capital Bandar Seri Begawan.
Vietnam, US strengthen cooperation Politics

Vietnam, US strengthen cooperation

Vietnam hopes to receive further support from the Rules Committee of the US’s House of Representative in boosting ties between the two countries as well as two parliaments.
Vietnam, US enhance relationship Politics

Vietnam, US enhance relationship

A senior delegation from the Vietnamese Government, headed up by Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh, paid an official visit to the US from Feb. 7-11.
State President Triet busy in Yokohama Politics

State President Triet busy in Yokohama

State President Nguyen Minh Triet received representatives from the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians Federation in Yokohama on Nov. 12 as part of his activities in Japan for the 18th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting.
Vietnam esteems relations with US Politics

Vietnam esteems relations with US

Vietnam attaches importance to its cooperation with the US and wishes to develop the relationship both bilaterally and multilaterally, said National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Nguyen Duc Kien.
Vietnam-US diplomatic ties marked in US Politics

Vietnam-US diplomatic ties marked in US

Fifteen years ago, US President Bill Clinton’s announcement on the normalisation of US ties with Vietnam opened a new chapter in the two countries’ relationship, said the Vietnamese Ambassador to the US.