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25th anniversary of Ho Chi Minh city’s Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association marked
The Ho Chi Minh city's Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association on August 20th marked 25 years of its establishment (August 17th).
Vietnam highlights significance of ensuring regional peace at ARF meeting
22:04 07/08/2017
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the significance of ensuring peace and stability, including maritime security, as the shared interest of all states in and outside the region.
HCM City ready to bolster all-round ties with Lao localities
11:33 06/08/2017
Ho Chi Minh City is ready to share experience and enhance all-round cooperation with Lao localities, Politburo member and Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan told senior officials of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) on August 4th.
Vietnam attends 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
11:05 06/08/2017
A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh participated in the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 50) opened in Manila, the Philippines, on August 5th.
ASEAN needs Code of Conduct in East Sea soon: Spokeswoman
09:09 05/08/2017
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) always supports the early approval of an effective and legally-binding Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC), the Foreign Ministry’s Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang said at a regular press conference in Hanoi on August 3rd.
Vice President: Vietnam pledges to ensure rights of children
09:00 05/08/2017
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has reaffirmed Vietnam’s strong commitments to implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and the country’s Law on Children.
Ho Chi Minh city and Austria relationship further developed
17:03 04/08/2017
On August 3rd, Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong received Thomas Loidl, Austrian Ambassador to Vietnam, for his farewell at the end of his working term in Vietnam.
Vietnam regrets Germany’s statement related to Trinh Xuan Thanh
09:18 04/08/2017
Vietnam regrets the statement by the German Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson on August 2nd pertaining to Trinh Xuan Thanh, spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Thi Thu Hang told reporters during a regular press conference in Hanoi on August 3rd.
Vietnam values defence ties with Laos: Party chief
09:16 03/08/2017
Vietnam’s Party and Government always create best possible conditions for the Vietnamese and Lao defence ministries to promote cooperation for political stability and social order and safety in both nation, said Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.
Denmark wants to boost cooperation with Ho Chi Minh city on clean energy
16:36 02/08/2017
Mr. Nguyen Thien Nhan, Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee, had a courtesy meeting with Ms. Charlotte Laursen, Danish Ambassador to Vietnam, on August 1st.