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Vietnam, US look to further defence ties: Foreign Ministry spokesperson
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.
Two more officers to join UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan
11:09 25/10/2019
The Vietnam Peacekeeping Department (VPD) under the Defence Ministry presented the President’s decision to assign peacekeeping duty in South Sudan to two officers at a ceremony on October 24th.
Azerbaijan looks to boost multifaceted cooperation with Vietnam
11:07 25/10/2019
Azerbaijan considers Vietnam an important partner in Southeast Asia and hopes to strengthen multifaceted relations with the country, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
Vietnam treasures ties with China’s Yunnan province: Deputy PM
09:44 24/10/2019
The Vietnamese Government has attached much importance to relations with Yunnan province, and agreed to increase the exchange of high-level delegations and step up bilateral cooperation in tourism, culture and science-technology, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said.
UN a priority in Vietnam’s foreign policy: Deputy PM
09:43 24/10/2019
Vietnam always takes the United Nations (UN) as a top priority in the country’s foreign policy, Standing Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said on October 23rd.
Prime Minister’s trip hoped to strengthen Vietnam - Kuwait ties
09:41 24/10/2019
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is paying an official visit to Kuwait from October 26th - 27th, the first trip to the Middle East nation by a Vietnamese leader in 10 years, which is expected to help solidify the countries’ relations.
Deputy PM receives Russian Deputy Defence Minister
10:23 23/10/2019
Standing Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh affirmed that Russia is a prioritised and important partner in Vietnam’s foreign policy and the Vietnam - Russia comprehensive strategic partnership has been developing fruitfully with defence ties playing a key pillar.
Hanoi boosts cooperation with Japan’s Fukuoka prefecture
10:19 22/10/2019
Leaders of Hanoi hosted on October 21st a delegation from Fukuoka prefecture of Japan led by Tosho Matsuo, acting Chairman of the Fukuoka Prefectural Assembly.
Party delegation pays working visit in India
10:45 21/10/2019
Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of Phu Yen province’s Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Council Huynh Tan Viet led a delegation from the Vietnamese Party Central Committee to pay a working visit to India on October 15th-19th.
Vice President visits embassy in Jakarta
10:15 21/10/2019
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, now in Indonesia to attend a ceremony for the President and Vice President of the country to take their offices, on October 20th met with the staff of the Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia, the ASEAN Secretariat and the Vietnamese mission to the regional group.