Vietnam – Japan: Old partners, new partnership Politics

Vietnam – Japan: Old partners, new partnership

Vietnam and Japan are this year celebrating 45 years of their diplomatic ties, but bilateral relations date back to the 8th century. The over-1,000-year connections are now in their prime, with two countries in an Extensive Strategic Partnership for Peace and Prosperity in Asia.
Diplomats seek to improve consular affairs, citizen protection Politics

Diplomats seek to improve consular affairs, citizen protection

More than 150 heads of Vietnamese representative agencies abroad and leaders of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) gathered at a conference in Hanoi on August 7 to discuss measures to enhance the effectiveness of activities related to overseas Vietnamese (OV) and citizen protection.
Vietnam, China hold regular deputy foreign ministers’ meeting Politics

Vietnam, China hold regular deputy foreign ministers’ meeting

The annual Vietnam-China deputy foreign ministers’ meeting was held in China’s Guangzhou province on February 5-6 to review the bilateral ties in 2017 and discuss the focus of exchange activities and cooperation between the two countries in 2018, along with other issues in the relationship.
Vietnam, Cuba urged to step up cooperation mechanisms Politics

Vietnam, Cuba urged to step up cooperation mechanisms

President Tran Dai Quang has urged the Vietnamese and Cuban Parties and States to continuously direct ministries and relevant departments to step up the existing bilateral cooperation mechanisms and refine a legal framework for stable and long-term collaboration.
Vietnam, China seek to improve cooperation efficiency Politics

Vietnam, China seek to improve cooperation efficiency

President Tran Dai Quang’s visit to China from May 11-15 is the first State-level visit of the Vietnamese President to China after the 12th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam and the 14th National Assembly elected the new leadership of the Party and country.
Vietnam, Colombia look to stronger relations Politics

Vietnam, Colombia look to stronger relations

Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Ha Kim Ngoc held a reception in Hanoi on November 3 for the newly-accredited Chargé d’affaires of Colombia to Vietnam, Claudia Liliana Zambrano Naranjo.
Military officials visit Cuba Politics

Military officials visit Cuba

A delegation led by General Do Ba Ty, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Defence Minister, is paying an official friendship visit to Cuba.
Norwegian leader visit to foster multi-faceted ties with Vietnam Politics

Norwegian leader visit to foster multi-faceted ties with Vietnam

The official visit to Vietnam by Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg from April 16-18 is expected to boost bilateral relations which have grown over the last four decades.

Since their diplomatic ties were established in November 1971, Vietnam and Norway have seen their relations actively developing across politics, economics, culture and society.

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Deputy FMs to visit European, Asian countries in July

The deputy foreign ministers will pay working visits to Slovenia, Croatia, Slovakia, and Singapore this July to strengthen friendship between Vietnam and the countries, announced spokesman Le Hai Binh at a regular press conference of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on July 3.