Party chief meets ASEAN ambassadors on Lunar New Year Politics

Party chief meets ASEAN ambassadors on Lunar New Year

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong hosted a reception in Hanoi on February 23 for ambassadors and charges d’affaires of nine ASEAN countries on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet).
Lao leader hosts Vietnamese Minister of Public Security Politics

Lao leader hosts Vietnamese Minister of Public Security

General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and President Bounnhang Volachith has urged the Ministries of Public Security of Vietnam and Laos to further their cooperation in crime combat, especially organised, trans-national, drug and high-tech crimes.
President: Vietnam treasures comprehensive relations with US Politics

President: Vietnam treasures comprehensive relations with US

Vietnam attaches importance to developing its comprehensive relations with the US on the basis of respecting each other’s independence, sovereignty, territorial integrity and political institution, President Tran Dai Quang told visiting US Secretary of Defence James Mattis in Hanoi on January 25.
President Tran Dai Quang hosts IPU leaders Politics

President Tran Dai Quang hosts IPU leaders

President Tran Dai Quang has affirmed that Vietnam’s achievements in 2017 cannot be separated from effective cooperation and support from countries and international organisations, including IPU.
APPF-26 plenary session discusses political, security matters Politics

APPF-26 plenary session discusses political, security matters

Political and security issues were tabled in the first plenary session of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) in Hanoi on January 19, where delegates from member states shared views and proposed measures and initiatives to foster a greater role of the APPF in these spheres.
Deputy PM calls for Samsung’s support in technology transfer Business

Deputy PM calls for Samsung’s support in technology transfer

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung asked the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Samsung Electronics Vietnam Company Ltd to continue providing concrete support in training and technology transfer to enable Vietnamese support industry firms to join Samsung’s value chains.
Vietnam, US universities enhance cooperation Society

Vietnam, US universities enhance cooperation

The Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City and the University of California Los Angeles inked an MoU on December 16 (local time), towards promoting scientific research cooperation.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Japanese city Sanjo forge cooperation Business

Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Japanese city Sanjo forge cooperation

The People’s Committee of the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau and the government of Sanjo city, Nijgata prefecture of Japan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on strengthening exchange and partnership, especially in culture, human resources, economy, trade and investment.
ASEAN navies cooperate to protect marine environment ASEAN

ASEAN navies cooperate to protect marine environment

The 11th ASEAN Navy Chiefs’ Meeting (ANCM-11) opened in Pattaya city, Thailand, on November 19, themed “Protection and Preservation of the Marine Environment”, according to Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily.
Vietnam highly values WB support: Prime Minister Business

Vietnam highly values WB support: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with World Bank (WB) Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Victoria Kwakwa on November 7 on the sidelines of the ongoing APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in the central city of Da Nang.