AMM 50: FM Pham Binh Minh holds bilateral meetings

AMM 50: FM Pham Binh Minh holds bilateral meetings

Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh had bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, Australia, and Laos in Manila, the Philippines, on August 5, on the sidelines of the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 50) and related meetings.

ASEAN concerned about DPRK’s weapon programme

ASEAN concerned about DPRK’s weapon programme

Representatives of the 10 ASEAN member countries at the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) have criticised the missiles and nuclear weapon programme of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

Asian countries to use social media to prevent extremism

Asian countries to use social media to prevent extremism

More than 20 Asian countries will agree to utilise social media to counter extremism in the region, according to a draft statement prepared for the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) held in Manila, the Philippines on August 7 as part of the ongoing 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM).

Vietnam attends 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

Vietnam attends 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh participated in the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 50) opened in Manila, the Philippines, on August 5.

HCM City ready to bolster all-round ties with Lao localities

HCM City ready to bolster all-round ties with Lao localities

Ho Chi Minh City is ready to share experience and enhance all-round cooperation with Lao localities, Politburo member and Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan told senior officials of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) on August 4.

Defense Minister to visit the US

Defense Minister to visit the US

VOV.VN - Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich is due to make an official visit to the US, starting on August 7, at the invitation of the US Secretary of Defense James Mattis.

Vietnam's positive contributions to ASEAN

Vietnam's positive contributions to ASEAN

VOV.VN- Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted Vietnam's positive contributions as a responsible member to ASEAN’s advancement at a recent meeting to mark the regional grouping’s 50th founding anniversary.

Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam NA committees strengthen cooperation

Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam NA committees strengthen cooperation

The Committees for Foreign Affairs of the National Assemblies of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam (CLV) have pledged to strengthen coordination to increase the role of the legislatures in implementing agreements and development initiatives signed by the three countries’ governments.

ASEAN needs Code of Conduct in East Sea soon

ASEAN needs Code of Conduct in East Sea soon

VOV.VN - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) always supports the early approval of an effective and legally-binding Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC).

Mozambique PM concludes Vietnam visit

Mozambique PM concludes Vietnam visit

VOV.VN - Mozambique’s Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario has ended an official visit to Vietnam July 31-August 3 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.