Foreign Ministers of Vietnam, China hold talks in Laos Politics

Foreign Ministers of Vietnam, China hold talks in Laos

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held talks with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on December 16 on the occasion of the fourth Mekong – Lancang Cooperation Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Luang Prabang, northern Laos.
PM calls on East Asia Summit for connectivity Politics

PM calls on East Asia Summit for connectivity

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged member states of the East Asia Summit (EAS) to strengthen connectivity in their legal systems, infrastructure, and digitization process during the 33th EAS in Singapore on November 15.
Vietnamese, Japanese PMs hold talks in Tokyo Politics

Vietnamese, Japanese PMs hold talks in Tokyo

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe had talks in Tokyo on October 10, reaching consensus on various measures to bring the countries’ extensive strategic partnership to a new stage of more comprehensive and substantive development.
PM lauds Japan’s role in Mekong region development Politics

PM lauds Japan’s role in Mekong region development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded the role of Japan in boosting cooperation and development in the Mekong region over the past years at an interview granted to Japanese media on the occasion of his visit to Japan and participation in the 10th Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting in the country from October 8-10.
Vietnam expresses concern about situation in Syria Politics

Vietnam expresses concern about situation in Syria

Vietnam is concerned about the current situation in Syria and protests the use of force which threatens the normal life of innocent civilians and peace and stability in the region, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on April 15.
UK eyes stronger defence links with Vietnam Politics

UK eyes stronger defence links with Vietnam

The UK appreciates Vietnam's role and position in the region and wishes to promote defence ties with the Southeast Asian country, said Minister of State for the Defence Ministry of the UK Earl Howe.
2014 – busy year of foreign relation activities: FM Politics

2014 – busy year of foreign relation activities: FM

The year 2014 was filled with busy and effective foreign relation activities that contributed to maintaining a peaceful and stable environment for the country’s development, according to Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Joining the weekly TV programme on VTV1 channel entitled “People ask, ministers answer” on January 4, the Deputy PM underlined a multitude of changes in the regional and world situation during the past year, which had great impacts on Vietnam’s security and development.
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National Assembly speaker of RoK vows closer ties with Vietnam

Newly-elected Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Chung Ui-hwa has vowed to do more for the RoK-Vietnam ties which he described has grown beyond their strategic partnership to as close as “family” bonds, noting that over 60,000 Vietnamese brides have become part of Korean families.
Prime Minister meets Chinese State Councillor in Hanoi Politics

Prime Minister meets Chinese State Councillor in Hanoi

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on June 18 hosted a reception for visiting Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi who is in Hanoi for a meeting between the Chairs of the Steering Committee for Bilateral Cooperation between the two countries.