• Foreign Affairs  

Vietnam, southern African countries share experience in developing MSMEs
Vietnam has plenty of experience in developing micro, small- and medium-sized enterprise (MSMEs) which Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries could learn from, said South African Ambassador to Vietnam Mpetjane Kgaogelo Lekgoro at a workshop in Hanoi on August 17th.
More aid from Vietnam reaches survivors of Lao dam collapse
10:43 29/07/2018
The National Committee for Disaster Response and Search and Rescue has asked the Ministry of National Defence to join disaster relief efforts for victims in the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam in Laos following the instruction of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
PM seeks stronger trade, investment ties with Los Angeles
10:43 29/07/2018
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested further boosting economic, trade and investment ties between Vietnam and the US city of Los Angeles during a reception for its Mayor Eric Garcetti in Hanoi on July 28th.
Ambassador optimistic about Vietnam-India trade hitting USD15 billion
15:30 28/07/2018
Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh stated that he is optimistic that Vietnam-India bilateral trade will hit USD15 billion by 2020, during his remarks at the international conference “India-Vietnam: Strengthening Economic Ties” in New Delhi on July 26th-27th.
Cambodian PM offers sympathies over natural disaster in northern Vietnam
11:46 28/07/2018
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has sent his sympathies to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc over the great losses in human lives and property caused by floods and landslide in Vietnam’s northern provinces.
Vietnam army soldiers support Laos dam collapse recovery
09:32 27/07/2018
In realization of the Prime Minister’s direction, the Ministry of National Defence has carried out activities in support of Laos in overcoming the consequences of the collapse of the Xe Pian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam in Attapeu province on July 23rd, the Office of the National Committee on Response to Incident, Natural Disaster and Search and Rescue has reported.
President bids farewell to outgoing Belgian ambassador
09:30 27/07/2018
President Tran Dai Quang on July 26th hosted a reception for the Ambassador of Belgium Jehanne Roccas who is due to finish her mission in Vietnam.
NA Chairwoman greets European Parliament official
09:30 27/07/2018
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan received visiting Chairperson of the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade (INTA) Bernd Lange in Hanoi on July 26th, during which the two sides discussed cooperation potential between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) for times ahead.
Vietnam offers aid to victims of dam collapse in Laos
09:29 27/07/2018
Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung on July 26th handed over USD200,000 in aid relief from the Vietnamese Government to Lao Ambassador to Vietnam Thongsavanh Phomvihane in order to help the country in the aftermath of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
Australian House of Representatives Speaker concludes Vietnam visit
11:47 26/07/2018
A high-ranking Australian delegation led by Speaker of the House of Representatives Tony Smith concluded Vietnam visit from July 23rd-25th at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.