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Deputy PM Minh mentions fierce disputes in East Sea

Deputy PM Minh mentions fierce disputes in East Sea

VOV.VN - In the context of complex and unforeseeable developments across the globe and more acrimonious disputes in the East Sea, Vietnam needs to uphold an independent and self-reliant foreign policy.

Leaders send condolences over Jakarta bombing

(VOV) - On January 15, President Truong Tan Sang and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung extended messages of condolences to Indonesian President Joko Widodo over the deaths and injuries caused by a series of terror bombings and gunfight in downtown Jakarta on January 14.

Deputy PM holds phone talks with US Secretary of State

Deputy PM holds phone talks with US Secretary of State

(VOV) -On January 6, Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and his US counterpart John Kerry compared notes over phone on bilateral relations and regional issues of shared concern.

Flag raising ceremony marks birth of ASEAN Community

Flag raising ceremony marks birth of ASEAN Community

(VOV) - The Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) held a flag-hoisting ceremony on December 31 in Hanoi marking the establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community.

Stiff competition looms as more FTAs become effective

Stiff competition looms as more FTAs become effective

Fierce competition looms large on the domestic market when more and more free trade agreements (FTAs) come into effect, Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai warned at a meeting between the Government and ministries and local authorities on December 29.

China, Vietnam bolster people-to-people exchanges

China, Vietnam bolster people-to-people exchanges

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hosted a reception in Hanoi on December 29 for Vice President of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries Lin Yi and the two countries’ delegates to the seventh Vietnam-China People’s Forum.

Vietnam presents security equipment to Laos

Vietnam presents security equipment to Laos

Minister of Public Security Tran Dai Quang on December 25 handed over security equipment as gift from the Vietnamese Government to the Lao Government to serve the latter’s ASEAN Chairmanship work in 2016.

Deputy PM meets outgoing Thai Ambassador

Deputy PM meets outgoing Thai Ambassador

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh congratulated outgoing Thai Ambassador Panyarak Poolthup for his successful tenure in Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on December 23.

Deputy PM welcomes new Turkish diplomat

Deputy PM welcomes new Turkish diplomat

(VOV) -Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh received Turkey’s new ambassador to Vietnam Akif Ayhan in Hanoi on December 22.

Lower Mekong nations step up ties with friends

Lower Mekong nations step up ties with friends

The eighth Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) Regional Working Group Meeting and the first meeting of the Friends of the Lower Mekong (FLM) Working Group were convened in Hanoi on December 15.

Deputy PM welcomes EU delegation head

Deputy PM welcomes EU delegation head

(VOV) - On December 15, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hosted a reception for the new ambassador and head of the EU delegation to Vietnam Bruno Angelet.

Deputy PM meets Canadian development minister

Deputy PM meets Canadian development minister

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau and his government highly value Vietnam’s important role in the region and the world and want to bolster bilateral ties across diverse areas.

FM discusses new position of multilateral diplomacy

FM discusses new position of multilateral diplomacy

Multilateral diplomacy deserves to have a higher place among priorities of Vietnam’s foreign policy in the coming time, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in a recent article.

Workshop looks to raise awareness of ASEAN Community

Workshop looks to raise awareness of ASEAN Community

It is high time to build specific programmes to raise public awareness of opportunities and challenges from the formation of the ASEAN Community, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said at a workshop in Hanoi on December 11.

Birthday greetings to Thai King

Birthday greetings to Thai King

(VOV) -On December 4, President Truong Tan Sang sent a message of congratulations to the King of Thailand, Bhumibol Adulyadej, on his 88th birthday and the country’s National Day (December 5).

Vietnam’s contributions to ASEAN Community

Vietnam’s contributions to ASEAN Community

Vietnam has greatly contributed to the successes of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) since it joined the 10-nation group two decades ago, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.