President Tran Dai Quang on August 20 sent a message of congratulations to President Janos Ader on the National Day of Hungary.
The Vietnam – Hungary Friendship Association (VHFA) held a ceremony in Hanoi on August 19 celebrating the 26th anniversary of National Day of Ukraine (August 24) and the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties (January 23).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered incense to late President Ho Chi Minh at the Da Chong (K9) historical relic site in Ba Vi District on August 20, on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of August Revolution and National Day and the 48th death anniversary of the late leader.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam on August 19 offered incense and flowers in tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at a memorial complex dedicated to the late leader in May village in the Thai northeastern province of Nakhon Pathom.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a weighty agenda on day two of his state visit to Thailand Friday, August 18, during which he spent most of his time meeting with Thai business leaders.
Officials from member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum are expected to work on an array of issues on August 19, the second day of the third APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 3) and related meetings in Ho Chi Minh City.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc paid an official visit to Thailand on August 17-19 at the invitation of Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand Prayut Chan-ocha. During the visit, the two sides issued a joint statement. Following is the full text of the joint statement.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, who is on his first visit to Thailand since assuming his leadership position in April last year, toured Nakhon Phanom Province on August 18 to discuss expanded trade.
VOV.VN - Climate resilient sustainable agriculture is one of 4 priorities that Vietnam has included in the agenda of the APEC Year 2017 with important meetings and events, including the 3rd Senior Officials Meeting (SOM3).
Vietnam’s Central Highlands province of Kon Tum and southern provinces of Laos have enjoyed fruitful cooperation in recent years, especially in the fields of education, human resource development, socio-cultural activities, transport, tourism and agriculture.
Cooperation between Vietnamese and Mexican legislative bodies has contributed to overall development of bilateral relations, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
Vietnam always treasures and wants to consolidate and further enhance traditional relations with Mongolia, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Uong Chu Luu said.
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.
President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 18 sent their messages of condolences to Spanish King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, respectively, over the terror attack in Barcelona on August 17 that killed and injured dozens of people.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 18 met with officials of the Vietnamese Embassy in Thailand and the Vietnamese community in Bangkok, during which he lauded the community’s solidarity and mutual support to integrate into local society and contribute to the motherland’s development.
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.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Thai firms to grasp opportunities arising from merger & acquisition activities and the equitisation of SOEs and their divestment in transport, infrastructure, food, agriculture, telecommunications, trade, services and construction in Vietnam.
The southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City is building particular policies to achieve more rapid and sustainable growth in the future.
James Nachipo, Chairman of the APEC Counter Terrorism Working Group (CTWG), stressed that terrorism is a hard issue that requires more work and cooperation in the APEC region.
Around 2,600 delegates from 21 APEC member economies have arrived in Ho Chi Minh City for the third APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 3), which begins on August 18.