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45th anniversary of Vietnam-UK ties observed in Hanoi
A celebration marking the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-UK diplomatic relations was held by the Vietnam-UK Friendship Association in Hanoi on December 7th.
Vietnam demands Taiwan to cease live-fire drills around Ba Binh island
21:46 22/11/2018
Vietnam once again resolutely opposes Taiwan (China)’s live-fire drills around Ba Binh (Itu Aba) island in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and demands that it refrain from such actions in the future.
Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s activities in Bombay reef
21:15 22/11/2018
Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s installation of a new structure in Bong Bay (Bombay) reef in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago and demands China to immediately end the operation and not conduct similar actions, said the Foreign Ministry’s Vice Spokesperson Nguyen Phuong Tra.
US - Vietnam relationship stronger than ever: US Ambassador
17:32 22/11/2018
(CPV) - The US - Vietnam relationship is stronger than it has ever been, said US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink during a speech on US - Vietnam relations to about 400 students and lecturers of Hanoi University, on November 21st.
French ambassador suggests direct flight from Da Nang to France
17:30 22/11/2018
As of this April, French companies and groups are investing in 21 projects worth some USD22.7 million in Vietnam’s Da Nang city, said Standing Vice Chairman of the city People’s Committee Dang Viet Dung during his reception for French Ambassador to Vietnam Berthand Lortholary.
Hanoi increases cooperation with Kazakhstan’s capital
17:29 22/11/2018
(CPV) - Politburo member and Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai has expressed his hope that the Republic of Kazakhstan’s Nur Otan Democratic People’s Party will help increase the cooperation between Vietnam’s Hanoi and Kazakhstan’s Astana capital cities.
Vietnam and Belgium’s region sign 25 cooperation projects
17:28 22/11/2018
Vietnam and Belgium’s Wallonie-Bruxelles region signed 25 cooperation projects for the 2019-2021 period in Brussels on November 21st, during the 10th meeting of the Vietnam - Wallonie-Bruxelles Joint Committee.
Vietnam sends two more peacekeeping officers to South Sudan
17:24 21/11/2018
The two officers will work as military observers at the United Nations’ peace-keeping mission in South Sudan.
Cooperation between Da Nang and Japanese locality promoted
16:17 21/11/2018
Deputy Chairman of the Da Nang city People’s Committee Ho Ky Minh has confirmed that the city always creates the best business environment for businesses, including those from Japan.
Ho Chi Minh city wants to increase urban innovation cooperation with Japanese prefecture
16:15 21/11/2018
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has expressed his hope to increase economic and culture cooperation with Japan’s Chiba prefecture, while exchanging experience in urban planning and management, development of urban innovation, and labour cooperation.