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Vietnam protests violations of its sovereignty over Hoang Sa
30/04/2017
Vietnam resolutely protests against China’s recent moves in Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago which violate Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and complicate the situation in the East Sea.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc: ASEAN should uphold community spirit
10:36 30/04/2017
ASEAN member states need to uphold their responsibility and the community’s spirit, especially a common stance, on international and regional issues, towards increasing the bloc’s position in the international arena, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the retreat meeting in the framework of the 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila, the Philippines.
PM visits embassy, overseas Vietnamese in Philippines
09:32 29/04/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the staff of the Vietnamese Embassy to work harder to deepen the strategic partnership between Vietnam and the Philippines.
FM Minh meets Philippine, Malaysian, Indonesian counterparts
09:31 29/04/2017
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held separate meetings with top diplomats of the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia on the sidelines of the 30th ASEAN Summit and related meetings in Manila on April 28th.
Deputy FM: Vietnam treasures relations with France
09:31 29/04/2017
Vietnam attaches importance to developing ties with France and Europe, Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son told Emmanuel Lenain, Director for Asia and Oceania at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development.
Lao press hails Vietnamese Prime Minister’s visit
09:31 29/04/2017
Lao newspapers have recently carried a number of stories on their front pages highlighting the official visit to Laos by Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc from April 26th-27th as a significant contribution to deepening the bilateral relations for the sake of the two peoples.
Hue Craft Village Festival 2017 kicks off
09:30 29/04/2017
The 7th Hue Trade Village Festival 2017 kicked off on April 28th in Hue city of central Thua Thien-Hue province, drawing 327 artisans from 40 craft villages and establishments across the country.
Ho Chi Minh city leaders celebrate the Buddha's birthday
17:01 28/04/2017
On April 27th, a delegation from the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and Fatherland Front visited the Managing Committee of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha and Giac Ngo newspaper.
Da Nang city sets up hotlines to receive smuggling information
16:58 28/04/2017
Hotlines and email account receiving information denouncing smuggling behaviours, trade frauds and fake goods of the Da Nang city steering committee on the prevention of smuggling, trade frauds and fake goods will be made public and open to receive information around the clock.
HCM city: Industry and exports play leading role in economic growth
16:46 28/04/2017
Industry and exports continued to be the leading driver for Ho Chi Minh city’s economic development, as they achieved impressive growth in the first four months of 2017.