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German state’s Governor thanks Vietnam for support on COVID-19 prevention
05/08/2020
Mr. Michael Kretschmer, Governor of Sachsen state in Germany, has sent a letter of thanks to Mr. Nguyen Chi Dung, President of Vietnam-Germany Friendship Association, for recognising the association's noble deed in providing 80,000 high quality antibacterial masks for the state in the fight to prevent COVID-19.
Vietnam, Switzerland strengthen people-to-people exchanges
18:38 29/07/2020
On July 28th, on the occasion of the Swiss National Day, the Can Tho city Union of Friendship Organizations and the Vietnam - Switzerland Friendship Association in Can Tho city organized a delegation to visit and work with Mr. Martin Maier, Swiss Consul General to Ho Chi Minh city.
Vietnam to play greater role in ASEAN: Deputy PM
11:57 29/07/2020
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 28th affirmed that Vietnam will promote its role in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in order to contribute more to regional peace, stability and prosperity.
Prime Minister urges Vietnam, Nigeria to promote economic, trade ties
11:52 29/07/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested Vietnam and Nigeria step up economic and trade ties after the COVID-19 pandemic passes, during his reception for outgoing Nigerian Ambassador Francis Young Efeduma in Hanoi on July 28th.
Together for a cohesive and responsive ASEAN Community
17:10 28/07/2020
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Vietnam’s accession to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam pens an article reflecting on the achievements Vietnam and ASEAN have made over the past 25 years.
Vietnam plays huge role in 25-year ASEAN development: Russian expert
21:12 27/07/2020
Vietnam has played a huge role in the ASEAN development over the last 25 years, Grigory Trofimchuk, Chairman of the Russia-based Expert Council of the Eurasian Foundation for Support of Scientific Research, has said.
APEC trade ministers convene virtual meeting on COVID-19
10:02 26/07/2020
The 2020 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting (MRT) took place virtually on July 25th, highlighting COVID-19-related issues.
Ho Chi Minh City marks 25th anniversary of Vietnam-US diplomatic ties
09:04 25/07/2020
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) on July 24 organised a meeting to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the US (July 12, 1995-2020).
Vietnam welcomes Japan’s travel restriction easing
06:34 25/07/2020
Vietnam welcomes Japan’s easing of its travel restrictions for Vietnamese citizens, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on July 24.
Spanish ambassador honoured with insignia
16:40 24/07/2020
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) held a ceremony on July 23rd to present the “For Peace and Friendship among Nations” insignia to Spanish Ambassador to Vietnam María Jesús Figa López-Palop.