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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 confirms position and role in ASEAN
16:35 24/07/2020
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Vietnam’s admission to ASEAN, Malaysia’s New Straits Times has run an article entitled “Vietnam helps boost ASEAN's economy amid COVID-19” in which it highlighted Vietnam’s contributions to the organization.
Deputy PM holds phone talks with Korean Foreign Minister
11:37 24/07/2020
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held phone talks with Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha on July 23rd to discuss bilateral cooperation in the fight against COVID-19 and economic recovery.
Vietnam – a “mirror” reflecting ASEAN ideals and values
17:51 23/07/2020
Vietnam has been becoming a "mirror" reflecting the ideals and values that ASEAN can bring to people of the countries in the region.
Vietnam, New Zealand lift bilateral ties to strategic partnership
10:15 23/07/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern announced the elevation of their countries’ relations to a strategic partnership during their online talks on July 22nd.
Vietnam backs comprehensive, long-term solution to Israel-Palestine conflict
16:46 22/07/2020
Vietnam has reiterated its support for a comprehensive, fair and long-term solution to the conflict between Palestine and Israel reached through dialogues and negotiations, and the realisation of undeniable legal rights of Palestinians.
Steering Committee for Vietnam-China Bilateral Cooperation holds 12th meeting
09:20 22/07/2020
Vietnam and China defined major tasks in the time ahead to beef up their comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership in a sustainable way, during the 12th meeting of the Steering Committee for Vietnam-China Bilateral Cooperation held in the form of teleconferencing on July 21st.
Vietnam provides medical masks for some African countries
16:57 21/07/2020
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh expressed his thanks to Angola for supporting the return home of Vietnamese citizens from that country; and confirmed that Vietnam would provide medical masks for some African countries, including Angola, to help ease the difficulties caused by COVID-19.
Online meeting talks post-2025 ASEAN Community Vision
10:11 21/07/2020
In Vietnam’s capacity as the ASEAN Chair, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung on July 20th chaired an online inter-sectoral meeting of ASEAN senior officials to discuss orientations to building post-2025 ASEAN Community Vision.
Completion of Vietnam investment projects in Laos promoted
20:32 20/07/2020
A number of projects of the Vietnamese Government as non-refundable aid to Houaphanh and Xiengkhouang provinces, two poor provinces in northern Laos, are being promoted to soon be put into use, serving educational, economic and social development in Laos.