Vietnam, Mexico seek stronger parliamentary cooperation

Vietnam, Mexico seek stronger parliamentary cooperation

Vietnam and Mexico need to promote cooperation between their Parliamentary Friendship Groups, National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong said while receiving Chairwoman of the Mexican Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee Gabriela Cuevas Barron in Hanoi on August 18.

PM meets head of Thailand’s Privy Council, top legislator

PM meets head of Thailand’s Privy Council, top legislator

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 18 had meetings with President of Thailand’s Privy Council Prem Tinsulanonda and President of Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly Pornpetch Wichitcholchai as part of his ongoing visit to Thailand.

Indonesia’s Embassy in Hanoi celebrates 72nd Independence Day

Indonesia’s Embassy in Hanoi celebrates 72nd Independence Day

The Embassy of Indonesia in Hanoi celebrated its country’s 72nd Independence Day (August 17, 1945) at a ceremony on August 17 with guests being representatives from Vietnam’s agencies and Indonesia’s economic groups, companies and community in Vietnam.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc holds talks with Thai counterpart

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc holds talks with Thai counterpart

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-ocha expressed their satisfaction at the strong development of Vietnam-Thailand cooperation over the past 41 years since they established diplomatic ties in August 1976, during their talks in Bangkok on August 17.

US’s religious report gives wrong information about Vietnam

US’s religious report gives wrong information about Vietnam

The 2016 International Religious Freedom Annual Report of the US State Department still included some unobjective assessments and cited wrong information about Vietnam, according to Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.

PM lauds Vietnam-Cambodia cooperation in combating crimes

PM lauds Vietnam-Cambodia cooperation in combating crimes

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has spoke highly of the close and effective cooperation between public security forces of Vietnam and Cambodia in preventing and combating crimes, especially crimes related to national security, drugs, economic activities, cyber crimes and human trafficking.

Vietnam, Philippines need mechanism for antipiracy cooperation

Vietnam, Philippines need mechanism for antipiracy cooperation

Vietnam and the Philippines should develop a mechanism for anti-piracy cooperation in the future to ensure maritime security and safety, said Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Senior Lieutenant General Pham Ngoc Minh.

PM calls for stronger security ties with Laos

PM calls for stronger security ties with Laos

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the public security forces of Vietnam and Laos to strengthen collaboration to ensure political security and social order in both countries during a reception for Lao Minister of Public Security Somkeo Silavong in Hanoi on August 17.

Vietnam, Cambodia commit to building peaceful borderline

Vietnam, Cambodia commit to building peaceful borderline

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) and the National Council of Solidarity Front for Development of Cambodia (SFDC) held the fifth international conference on building Vietnam-Cambodia border of peace, friendship, cooperation and development for 2017-2020 in Phnom Penh on August 16.

Vietnam applauds ILO support in policy making

Vietnam applauds ILO support in policy making

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission Truong Thi Mai has praised the International Labour Organisation’s support for Vietnam in building legal frameworks relating to labour standards and social security.

Prime Minister greets European ambassadors

Prime Minister greets European ambassadors

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 16 for some European ambassadors to discuss investment promotion activities of European businesses in Vietnam.

Vietnamese, Cuban youths pledge to tighten ties

Vietnamese, Cuban youths pledge to tighten ties

Leaders of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCMCYU) and the Young Communist League of Cuba (UJC) have pledged to work harder to tighten the loyal and pure relations between Vietnam and Cuba.