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Deputy PM calls for G20 support to developing countries

Deputy PM calls for G20 support to developing countries

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked G20 members to increase support to developing countries in infrastructure and human resource development, technology transfer and climate change response.

Downstream Mekong River cities boost tourism links

Downstream Mekong River cities boost tourism links

Authorities of the five tourism hubs along the downstream Mekong River area have determined to build transport routes and develop tourism products that connect at least two of the group.

Experts seek solutions to water resources exhaustion

Experts seek solutions to water resources exhaustion

Water supply experts have emphasised the need to deal with water issue in the entire Mekong River basin that comprises six countries along the river in order to ensure the sustainable use and exploitation of water resources and environmental protection.

Workshop seeks effective use of Mekong water resources

Workshop seeks effective use of Mekong water resources

The pursuance of private goals in the use of Mekong River water resources could make countries miss chances to optimise their mutual benefits to ensure energy, water, food, and ecological security for common prosperity, heard a workshop in Hanoi on November 4.

Deputy PM meets Lao official

Deputy PM meets Lao official

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam met Laotian Prime Minister Thonglun Sisulit on their sideline meeting at the 2nd Asia Cooperation Dialogue Summit in Bangkok on October 10.

PM attends 8th Mekong-Japan Summit

PM attends 8th Mekong-Japan Summit

Vietnam pledges continued efforts to foster the Mekong-Japan cooperation for the sustainable development, peace, stability and prosperity in the region, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed.

Foreign ministers scrutinize Mekong-RoK links

Foreign ministers scrutinize Mekong-RoK links

The 6th Mekong-Republic of Korea (RoK) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting took place in Vientiane, Laos on July 24 in the framework of the ongoing 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49).

USAID helps Vietnam cushion climate change impacts

USAID helps Vietnam cushion climate change impacts

The US would continue working with Vietnam to lessen growingly adverse impacts of climate change, according to Todd Raymond Johnson, who is Forest and Climate Change advisor, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) Asia’s Office of Technical Services.

President’s visits to Laos, Cambodia – a success: Deputy FM

President’s visits to Laos, Cambodia – a success: Deputy FM

The State visits to Laos and Cambodia of President Tran Dai Quang delivered the Vietnamese new leadership’s determination and wishes to continually cement and develop the time-honoured friendship and comprehensive cooperation with the two neighbouring countries.

President meets Cambodian legislature, government leaders

President meets Cambodian legislature, government leaders

President Tran Dai Quang met leaders of Cambodian legislature and government in Phnom Penh on June 15, assuring them that the Vietnamese Party, State and people always do their best to foster the neighbourly friendship, solidarity and all-around cooperation with Cambodia.