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Vietnam co-chairs debate on protecting environment in armed conflicts
Protecting the environment in conflicts is a crucial need and a shared responsibility of the international community, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the United Nations, has affirmed.
German foreign ministry appreciates Vietnam’s support in COVID-19 fight
17:10 15/04/2020
The German Federal Foreign Office on April 14th spoke highly of the Germany-Vietnam friendship in the fight against the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc delivers opening speech at ASEAN Special Summit on COVID-19 Response
10:34 15/04/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Chairman of ASEAN 2020, delivered a speech at the opening ceremony of the ASEAN Special Summit on COVID-19 Response in Hanoi on April 14th morning.
Vietnam presents antimicrobial face masks to Russia
11:29 14/04/2020
Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung on April 13th handed over the token of the relief aid of 150,000 made-in-Vietnam antimicrobial face masks from the Vietnamese Government and people to help their counterparts in Russia.
Vietnamese, Indian PMs discuss COVID-19 fight in phone talks
08:53 14/04/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held a phone discussion with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on April 13th regarding the two countries' joint efforts in the fight against COVID-19 and the strengthening of the bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership.
Vietnamese border guard provides COVID-19 medical equipment to Laos
21:20 13/04/2020
The Huong Lap Border Station in the mountainous district of Huong Hoa in Quang Tri province gave presents to some agencies of Laos’ Savannakhet province, Colonel Le Van Phuong, Commander of Quang Tri Border Guard, said on April 12th.
Solidarity is strength in ASEAN cooperation to fight COVID-19: Deputy PM
21:13 13/04/2020
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has recently written an article on ASEAN cooperation in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, in which he described solidarity as the grouping’s strength in the combat.
Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy
14:49 11/04/2020
The Vietnamese Foreign Ministry on April 10th received a diplomatic note from the Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy in Vietnam which said amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, the Korean Government has decided to suspend the validity of short-term visa for foreigners, irrespective of countries and territories...
Italy thanks Vietnam for support in COVID-19 fight
14:49 11/04/2020
Italy’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Luigi Di Maio has sent a letter to Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, expressing his profound gratitude to the Vietnamese Government and people for their support to Italy’s fight against COVID-19.
Vietnam presents 50,000 USD for Myanmar’s COVID-19 fight
14:48 11/04/2020
Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, on behalf of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, symbolically handed over 50,000 USD to the Ambassador of Myanmar to Vietnam Kyaw Soe Win to support the country’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.