(VOV) -Vietnam and the US are set to promote the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) at a seminar jointly held by the Vietnamese Embassy and the US Department of State in Washington on May 1.
(VOV) -The project to decontaminate the environmental pollution caused by dioxin left at the Danang International Airport after the war is currently underway.
The Vietnamese government has provided welfare support for over 200,000 Agent Orange/dioxin (AO) victims on a monthly basis.
(VOV) - A ceremony was held on April 14 at Da Nang International Airport to repatriate the remains of a US serviceman who died during the war in Vietnam.
The American Centre under the US Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City launched a logo design contest for a “Save the Dugong” campaign on March 20.
(VOV) -A US delegation led by Senator Mary Landrieu paid an official visit to Vietnam from February 18-21.
(VOV) - Co-President of the Vietnam Agent Orange Relief and Responsibility Campaign (VAORRC) in the US, Merle Evelyn Ratner and Bishop Thomas John Gumbleton have been awarded “For the Vietnamese AO victims” insignia in Hanoi on January 23.
A Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) delegation led by Hoang Binh Quan, member of the CPV Central Committee and head of its Commission for External Relations, visited the US from December 9-19.
(VOV) - Vietnam attaches importance to strengthening the friendship and all-round cooperation with the US, PM Nguyen Tan Dung has said.
The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment held a seminar on dioxin analytical capacity in Vietnam on November 30 in Hanoi.
On November 30th, the Repatriation Ceremony of remains of US servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam was held at Noi Bai International Airport, Vietnam.
US President Barack Obama and his government have recognised the importance of relations with Vietnam, a relationship that has been built on mutual respect and common interests, said a US trade official.
Danang has handed over 29 hectares of land at Danang International Airport to relevant bodies to conduct a dioxin clean-up project.
A project to detect and clear bombs, mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO) commenced in the central province of Quang Nam on October 12.
Eni Faleomavaega, a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, confirms that Vietnam has done all the best to ensure human rights in the country.