Mekong - Japan Ministerial Conference discusses COVID-19 response World

Mekong - Japan Ministerial Conference discusses COVID-19 response

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh and Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Motegi Toshimitsu co-chaired the 13th Mekong - Japan Ministerial Conference on July 9, focusing on promoting cooperation between Mekong countries and Japan in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
ASEAN 2020: Member nations discuss important cooperation issues ASEAN

ASEAN 2020: Member nations discuss important cooperation issues

Deputy Prime Miniter and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh chaired the Informal ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (IAMM), the 21st ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC), and the 26th ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting, which were held online in Hanoi on June 24.
Informal ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting Politics

Informal ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting

As part of the 36th ASEAN Summit, the Informal Meeting of ASEAN Foreign Ministers was held on June 24 under the chair of Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
ASEAN, Russia join hands to combat COVID-19 Politics

ASEAN, Russia join hands to combat COVID-19

Foreign ministers from ASEAN and Russia held a special meeting on COVID-19 via video conference on June 17, to promote cooperation between the two parties in preventing and combating the pandemic.
Russia to actively support Vietnam to play role as ASEAN Chair: FM World

Russia to actively support Vietnam to play role as ASEAN Chair: FM

Russia will actively support Vietnam to play its role as the Chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2020, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told Vietnam News Agency's correspondents in Russia at a press conference informing the outcomes of the online Special ASEAN-Russia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on COVID-19 on June 17.
Vietnam, Japan discuss COVID-19 fight, economic cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Japan discuss COVID-19 fight, economic cooperation

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on June 1 had phone talks with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi to discuss collaboration in COVID-19 prevention and control, as well as measures to promote exchange and economic cooperation between the two countries in the coming time.
Deputy PM attends UNSC video meeting celebrating end of World War II Politics

Deputy PM attends UNSC video meeting celebrating end of World War II

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh on May 8 attended the United Nations Security Council’s high-level video meeting with the theme “75 years from the end of the Second World War on European Soil – lessons learned for preventing future atrocities, responsibility of the Security Council".
US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea World

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on April 23 criticised recent actions of China in the East Sea, including its announcement of the establishment of “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago) within the so-called “Sansha city,” and China coast guard vessel's sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat.
ASEAN, US Foreign Ministers convene on COVID-19 Videos

ASEAN, US Foreign Ministers convene on COVID-19

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh On April 23, joined the ASEAN Foreign Ministers and US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in the Special ASEAN-US Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on COVID-19.
ASEAN 2020: Vietnam vows to partner with others to fight COVID-19 Politics

ASEAN 2020: Vietnam vows to partner with others to fight COVID-19

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on April 23 affirmed that Vietnam will enhance its cooperation with other countries, including the US, as well as the World Health Organisation and the international community in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.