Israeli President to pay State visit to Vietnam

Israeli President to pay State visit to Vietnam

VOV.VN - President of Israel Reuven Ruvi Rivlin and his spouse will pay a State visit to Vietnam from March 19-25 at the invitation of President Tran Dai Quang,according to the Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

NA Standing Committee begins 8th meeting

NA Standing Committee begins 8th meeting

The 8th meeting of the National Assembly (NA)’s Standing Committee opened on March 14 with an agenda full of important contents for the third session of the 14th NA.

Greece seeks cooperation with Hanoi

Greece seeks cooperation with Hanoi

Greece’s Ambassador to Vietnam Nicolas Kanellos said in his meeting with the Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on March 13 that the time is ripe for Hanoi and Athens to boost economic, cultural and tourism cooperation.

Vietnam, Angola eye IT, telecoms cooperation

Vietnam, Angola eye IT, telecoms cooperation

Vietnam aims to become a major and reliable partner to Angola in IT and telecommunications, said Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan on March 13.

Hanoi, Vientiane step up cooperation

Hanoi, Vientiane step up cooperation

VOV.VN - On March 13, Secretary of the Party Committee and Governor of Laos’ Vientiane capital Sinlavong Khoutphaythoun received visiting Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen The Hung in Vientiane.

Vietnam ensures, improves people’s fundamental rights

Vietnam ensures, improves people’s fundamental rights

VOV.VN - Vietnam pursues a consistent policy of protecting and promoting people’s fundamental rights, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on March 13 in response to reporters’ questions on Vietnam’s reaction to the US State Department’s 2016 Annual Human Rights Report.

Vietnam, US join hands to tackle post-war consequences

Vietnam, US join hands to tackle post-war consequences

Good settlement of post-war matters like AO/dioxin victims as well as leftover bombs and mines in Vietnam will make contributions to consolidating and promoting friendship between Vietnam and the US, said Nguyen Tam Chien, President of the Vietnam-USA Society (VUS).

Border guards in Dien Bien commended for anti-crime, diplomatic efforts

Border guards in Dien Bien commended for anti-crime, diplomatic efforts

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan applauded efforts to fight drug crimes and promote people-to-people exchanges with Laos by border guards of the Tay Trang International Border Gate while visiting the northwestern province of Dien Bien on March 12.

Ambassador: Vietnam continues to boost ties with US

Ambassador: Vietnam continues to boost ties with US

Vietnam will work with the new administration and Congress of the US to continue fostering the two countries’ comprehensive partnership in economy, trade, national security, education, science-technology, and settlement of post-war consequences, a Vietnamese diplomat has stressed.

Vietnam works to reinforce relations with EU

Vietnam works to reinforce relations with EU

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has made a working visit to the EU from March 4-10, aiming to boost Vietnam – EU ties via lobbying for the early signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.

Vietnam concerned about DPRK’s missile launch

Vietnam concerned about DPRK’s missile launch

Vietnam is very concerned about the launch of ballistic missiles by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on March 6, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on March 10.