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Standing Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh visits Cambodia
Standing Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh is making a working visit to Cambodia on December 12th-13th at the invitation of Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection Men Sam An.
Vietnam, US look to further defence ties: Foreign Ministry spokesperson
10:49 22/11/2019
The visit to Vietnam by US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper on November 20th-21st aims to deepen the bilateral defence ties in a practical and effective manner, said Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.
Party leading official welcomes US Defence Secretary
11:18 21/11/2019
Politburo member and standing member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong on November 20th received US Defence Secretary Mark Esper, who is now on a working visit to Vietnam.
Vietnam officially becomes Chair of ADMM, ADMM Plus
10:16 19/11/2019
The Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence has officially assumed the role of Chair of ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) and ADMM Plus for 2020.
Deputy PM receives Japan’s Kanagawa Governor
10:15 19/11/2019
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on November 18th received Governor of Japan’s Kanagawa prefecture Kuroiwa Yuji now on a working visit to Vietnam.
Vietnam strives to build more cohesive, responsive ASEAN
10:13 19/11/2019
Vietnam has chosen “Cohesive and Responsive” as the theme of the ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020, given the complicated developments in the region and the world that pose many challenges to multilateralism and free trade as well as the increasing non-traditional security threats.
Minister stresses trust in cooperation to solve security challenges
10:12 19/11/2019
Defence Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich addressed an ASEAN ministers’ meeting with partners on November 18th, describing trust as the most important for countries to cooperate substantively and sincerely in dealing with security challenges in the region.
Defence Minister attends ADMM Retreat, ADMM Plus in Bangkok
10:51 17/11/2019
Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich on November 16th led a high-ranking military delegation of Vietnam to join the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat and the sixth ADMM Plus that are taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from November 16th-19th.
Deputy PM receives CEO of US energy company
12:45 16/11/2019
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 15th for Scott Kicker, Founder and CEO of the US-based Gen X Energy Company, which is exploring a liquefied natural gas project worth over 6 billion USD in Vietnam.
Hanoi’s leader promises to facilitate Korean investment projects
11:34 16/11/2019
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said the capital city is ready to create favourable conditions for projects by businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK).