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Vietnam active in G20 senior official meeting in Germany
Assistant to the Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh has highlighted the importance of globalisation and multilateral trade, while calling for G20 countries’ more attention to adjusting policies to ensure the equal distribution of benefits brought by globalisation, thus promoting inclusive and sustainable development.
Can Tho city hopes to cooperate with Canada in hi-tech agricultural production
17:09 15/03/2017
During a meeting with Canadian Ambassador to Vietnam, Ms Ping Kitnikone, on March 14th, Tran Quoc Trung, Secretary of the Can Tho city Party Committee, said that he hoped to link Canadian businesses with Can Tho city to encourage them to invest in hi-tech agricultural production.
China urged to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty, international law
21:48 13/03/2017
Foreign Ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh has urged China to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty and international law in response to reporters’ question relating to recent actions by China in Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago.
Japanese former PM presents 60 wheelchairs to Vietnamese disabled people
16:14 13/03/2017
Japanese former Prime Minister Hatoyama Yukio and the Japan Friendship Association on March 12th presented 60 wheelchairs to Vietnamese people with disabilities and Agent Orange (AO) victims.
Lao parliament leader concludes official visit to Vietnam
15:24 11/03/2017
Chairwoman of the Lao National Assembly (NA) Pany Yathotou and a parliamentary delegation wrapped up on March 10th their official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of her counterpart Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
HCM City leaders highlight growing ties with Lao localities
14:46 11/03/2017
Top leaders of Ho Chi Minh City had a working session on March 10th with visiting Lao National Assembly Chairwoman Pany Yathotou.
Vietnam concerned about DPRK’s missile launch
11:18 11/03/2017
Vietnam is very concerned about the launch of ballistic missiles by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on March 6th, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on March 10th.
Expanding cooperation between Vietnamese and Belgian localities
18:12 10/03/2017
Receiving Vice Governor of Belgium’s East Flanders province Geert Versnick on March 8th, Vice Chairman of the Da Nang city People’s Committee Ho Ky Minh stressed that the city gave priority to investment in tourism, trade, hi-tech industry, logistics and high quality human resources.
Integration generates practical benefits: Deputy PM
14:31 10/03/2017
Integration has brought about practical benefits for businesses and people while promoting the adaptation of domestic regulations to international standards, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has said.
President receives newly-accredited ambassadors
09:43 09/03/2017
President Tran Dai Quang hosted separate receptions for newly-accredited ambassadors to Vietnam in Hanoi on March 8th, during which he called for the diplomats’ greater efforts to broaden bilateral wide-ranging cooperation.