Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh offered Vietnam’s opinions on directions and measures to achieve the formation of the ASEAN Community by the end of this year, as well as the bloc’s post-2015 vision at the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat in Malaysia on January 27-28.
(VOV) -Terrorism has cast a shadow over France, the EU, and several other countries after last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris killed 17 people. The massacres have pushed European countries closer to each other in the fight against terrorism.
(VOV) - Amid fierce competition, low demand and overproduction, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) recently announced that it will intensify measures in 2015 to expand the nation’s rice exports.
(VOV) -The establishment of the Islamic State had a strong impact on the world in 2014.Within a short time, the IS showed its extreme, brutal nature going against all nations.
(VOV) -The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should maintain and promote solidarity and raise their common voice on issues of regional concern, affirmed Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at the 25th ASEAN Summit in Myanmar on November 12.
Le Van Cong won Vietnam's first gold medal in the Asian Para-Games in Incheon, in the Republic of Korea on October 19.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh delivered a statement at the General Debate of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 27 (local time).
Vietnam supports the efforts undertaken by the international community to combat all forms of terrorism, including acts of violence and extremism, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh declared during a press conference in Hanoi on September 25.
(VOV) -The national flag of Vietnam was hoisted at a solemn ceremony in Incheon, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on September 17, marking the presence of the Vietnamese sport delegation to the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD 17).
(VOV) - Photos of the Vietnam War were featured at the 2014 Visa Pour L’Image-the 26th annual international festival of photojournalism in Perpignan City, France from August 30 to September 14.
(VOV) -The US has commemorated the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The US-led fight against terrorism did not end after the killing of Osama bin Laden in 2011.
(VOV) - Eight photographs featuring Vietnamese people’s resistance war against American aggression are being displayed at an international photo journalism festival “Visa pour l’image” taking place in Perpignan city, south of France.
Vietnam lost 3-5 to hosts Thailand in a penalty shoot-out in the final of the ASEAN Football Federation Under-19 Women's Championship in Bangkok on August 26.
(VOV) -Vietnam supports every effort of the Iraqi government and the international community to stabilize the situation in Iraq, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh.
(VOV) - Three years after the US withdrew its troops out of Iraq in December 2011, the country once again has plunged into violence due to the insurgence of jihadists of the Islamic State.