VOV.VN - The recent 18th national conference on external affairs has worked out ways to improve external affairs work at the local level to improve national development and economic integration.
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang sent his condolences to Singaporean President Tony Tan Keng Yam on August 23 on the passing of former Singaporean President S R Nathan.
VOV.VN - Taking place after the 12th National Party Congress and amidst opportunities and challenges at home and abroad, the 29th Diplomatic Conference discusses ways to reform external relation activities to serve national construction and defense.
VOV.VN -Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong has suggested the diplomatic sector should work hand in hand with defense and security agencies to carry out effectively external activities for deeper international integration.
External activities need to be further improved in order to defend the country’s supreme interests, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has said in an interview granted to the media.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and former Thai Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Bhichai Rattakul noted their hope that the strategic partnership between Vietnam and Thailand will be deepened in the time ahead.
With their solidarity, the ten Southeast Asian countries have done what many countries in the world desire to do but are unable to achieve, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in an article marking the 49th anniversary of ASEAN.
VOV.VN - An exhibition celebrating the 49th anniversary of the formation of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has opened at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum located at 36 Ly Thuong Kiet Street in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - On July 30, Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh worked with Danang city People’s Committee on the use of ODA, external affairs, and preparation for the APEC 2017 Summit.
The new Government wants to maintain a peaceful environment and create optimal conditions for national development, said Pham Binh Minh, who has been re-elected Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Vietnam.
World Bank (WB) Vice President for East Asia and the Pacific Victoria Kwakwa pledged to continue promoting the cooperation between the lender and Vietnam while meeting Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh in Hanoi on July 28.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh received outgoing Cambodian Ambassador Hul Phany in Hanoi on July 27.
A statement on enhancing cooperation among law enforcement agencies at sea proposed by Vietnam was adopted at the 23rd ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) in Vientiane, Laos, on July 26.
Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met his counterparts of Norway, New Zealand and Canada on July 26 – the final day of the 49th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM-49) and related meetings in Vientiane, Laos.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended a series of events related to the 49 th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, namely the 17th ASEAN+3 Ministerial Meeting, the sixth East Asia Summit and the 23 rd ASEAN Regional Forum in Vientiane, Laos on July 26.
Vietnam has reiterated its stance on protecting peace, security, stability and maritime navigation and aviation in the East Sea at separate meetings between ASEAN foreign ministers and their counterparts from partner countries in Laos on July 25.
The ninth Lower Mekong Ministerial Meeting took place in Vientiane, Laos on July 25 on the sidelines of the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting ( AMM-49 ).
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh had separate meetings with foreign ministers from other countries on the margins of the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49) in Laos.
VOV.VN - A series of meetings between ASEAN and its dialogue partners (ASEAN+1) transpired on July 25 in Vientiane, Laos, as part of the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM).
The seventh Foreign Ministerial Meeting of the Mekong-Ganga Cooperation (MGC) issued a joint statement and a MGC Action Plan for 2016-2018 in Vientiane, Laos on July 24.