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Vietnam steps up ties with Singapore, India
Standing Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son paid working visits to Singapore and India from June 21st-22nd to step up cooperative ties with the two countries.
President Tran Dai Quang receives Japanese lower house official
11:09 02/06/2018
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang hosted a reception in Tokyo on June 1st for Keiji Furuya, Chairman of the Committee on Rules and Administration of the Japanese House of Representatives, as part of his state visit to the East Asian country.
Shangri-La Dialogue 2018 opens
11:09 02/06/2018
The 17th Shangri-La Dialogue – an important security forum in the Asia – Pacific opened in Singapore on June 1st, gathering over 500 senior defence officials and scholars from more than 50 countries and territories.
US seeks further cooperation with Vietnam in defence industry
11:09 02/06/2018
US Secretary of Defence James Mattis urged Vietnam and the US to enhance cooperation in defence industry and consider signing suitable documents to create a foundation for the collaboration.
Vietnam, Japan seek new development phase for ties
22:44 31/05/2018
President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe have reached high consensus on major orientations and concrete measures to advance the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership in a more comprehensive, practical and efficient manner.
Vietnam condemns China’s violations of national sovereignty at sea
22:43 31/05/2018
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang condemned Taiwan (China)’s violations of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago during a press conference in Hanoi on May 31st.
Japan pledges more support for Vietnam’s sustainable development
22:36 31/05/2018
Japan will continue its strong support for Vietnam’s sustainable development, focusing on constructing high-quality infrastructure, improving economic competitiveness and training human resources for the country, said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Vietnam treasures ties with Japan: President
10:38 31/05/2018
The Vietnamese Government and people always attach much importance to the relations with Japan, President Tran Dai Quang said during a meeting with the Japanese King and Queen in Tokyo on May 30th.
Vietnamese, Japanese FMs delighted at bilateral ties
10:38 31/05/2018
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono expressed their delight at the rapid and practical development of Vietnam - Japan extensive strategic partnership over the past years with high political trust during their talks in Tokyo on May 30th.
President meets Speaker of Japan’s House of Councillors
10:37 31/05/2018
President Tran Dai Quang had a meeting with Chuichi Date, Speaker of House of Councillors of the Japanese National Diet in Tokyo on May 30th during which the two sides said they are pleased with strong growth of the Vietnam-Japan ties.