Vietnam condemns terrorist acts in any form, Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Le Hai Binh has said in response to a school attack in the northern Pakistani city of Peshawar that left hundreds of people dead and injured on December 16.
(VOV) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) new Ambassador to Vietnam on December 9 formally initiated his diplomatic labours by presenting his credentials to Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
President Truong Tan Sang cabled a message of congratulations on December 4 to Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej on his 87 th birthday and his country’s celebration of National Day (December 5).
(VOV) -Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and his Lao counterpart Thoongloun Sisoulith examined ways to further bilateral ties and shared their views on regional and international issues of common concern at their talks in Vientiane on December 4.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh suggested facilitating visits at all levels while greeting new Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Giles Lever in Hanoi on December 3.
(VOV) - On November 22, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) Nguyen Phu Trong left Hanoi for official visits to Russia and Belarus from November 23-28.
(VOV) -A celebration is underway at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi, with music and dance performances from ethnic groups throughout ASEAN member states acting as symbols of peace and solidarity.
The State Commission on Overseas Vietnamese (SCOV) under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs celebrated its 55th founding anniversary (November 23, 1959) in Hanoi on November 21.
All 50 officials holding positions elected or approved by the National Assembly (NA) passed the vote of confidence during the 13th legislature’s eighth session in Hanoi on November 15.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held a meeting with Canada’s former Governor General Michaelle Jean in Hanoi on November 14.
(VOV) - Vietnam has outlined important proposals on identifying the key elements of a post-2015 vision for the ASEAN Community, said Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Thailand are set to hold a joint cabinet meeting for the third time in Thailand although they have not yet agreed upon a specific date.
(VOV) - The US announced it is amending the regulations lifting the partial arms embargo to permit the sale of lethal maritime security arms and those allowing Vietnam to increase its oceanic surveillance capabilities.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left Hanoi on November 11 for Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, to attend the 25th ASEAN Summit and related meetings from November 12-13, at the invitation of Myanmar President Thein Sein.
(VOV) -Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong sent a bouquet of flowers and President Truong Tan Sang sent a congratulatory message to Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni on November 8 on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of Cambodia’s National Day (1953-2014).