Vietnam, UK hold first strategic dialogue meeting Politics

Vietnam, UK hold first strategic dialogue meeting

Vietnam and the United Kingdom held their first strategic dialogue meeting in London on Oct. 26 as part of activities to implement commitments in the strategic partnership agreement signed between the two governments in September 2010.
Thailand, Cambodia to promote cooperation World

Thailand, Cambodia to promote cooperation

Thailand ’s new Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra arrived in the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh on September 15, beginning her visit to Cambodia at the invitation of Prime Minister Hun Sen.
India, Pakistan resume peaceful negotiations World

India, Pakistan resume peaceful negotiations

Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar arrived in the Indian capital city of New Delhi on July 26 to carry out peaceful negotiations between the two South Asian nations.
Vietnam, US talk bilateral and regional security Politics

Vietnam, US talk bilateral and regional security

Vietnam and the US discussed bilateral and regional security issues, including recent developments in the East Sea at their fourth annual Political, Security, and Defense Dialogue in Washington on June 17.
Politics

US senators condemn China’s actions in East Sea

Two United States senators on June 13 introduced a resolution condemning the repeated use of force by China in the East Sea on May 26 and June 9 and causing damage to Vietnamese exploration ships operating within Vietnam ’s 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone.
World

US opposes use of force in East Sea: spokesperson

A spokesperson of the US State Department reaffirmed that US opposes the use of force or threat of force in the East Sea by any party and supports the ASEAN-China Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea.
VN attends eighth ASEAN security conference Politics

VN attends eighth ASEAN security conference

Deputy Defence Minister Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh joined senior defence officials from 22 other ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) member countries at the eighth ARF Security Policy Conference in Indonesia, on June 8.
Politics

VN attends Asian Political Parties conference

A Vietnamese delegation led by Hoang Binh Quan, member of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and Head of the PCC Commission for External Relations, attended the 6th General Assembly of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP 6) in Phnom Penh from Dec. 1-3.
Politics

ASEAN security chiefs meet for the first time

The first Meeting of ASEAN Chiefs of Security Agencies (MACOSA) opened in Hanoi on Sept. 29 in the wake of emerging major threats to the region such as territorial disputes and terrorism.
Society

Google corrects map border error after complaint

Google has corrected the map it had posted on the Net of the borderline between Viet Nam and China after a complaint by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment's Department of Survey and Mapping.