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Vietnam attends 11th ADMM in Philippines

Vietnam attends 11th ADMM in Philippines

Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich and a Vietnamese delegation attended the 11th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) that opened in Manila, the capital of Philippines on October 23.

Huyen My among favourites for bikini contest

Huyen My among favourites for bikini contest

VOV.VN - Vietnamese representative Huyen My and other contestants from Indonesia, Philippines, Peru, Laos and Myanmar have been selected as the top 10 favourites in the bikini contest at Miss Grand International 2017.

ABL to return in November with nine teams

ABL to return in November with nine teams

The ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) will be back with a record nine teams this season, organisers announced at a press conference in Manila, the Philippines, on October 17.

Fishermen must be treated humanely: FM spokesperson

Fishermen must be treated humanely: FM spokesperson

Fishermen must be treated humanely and force or a threat to use force against fishermen must not be used, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said at a regular press conference on October 12.

Tropical depression forms in the East Sea

Tropical depression forms in the East Sea

VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting made an announcement on October 12 regarding the formation of a tropical low-pressure system in the East Sea, about 420km east of the Philippines’ Luzon Island.

Ceramics exports regain growth

Ceramics exports regain growth

VOV.VN - Ceramics exports began rising in August after two consecutive months seeing a decline, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Ha Thu to represent Vietnam at Miss Earth 2017

Ha Thu to represent Vietnam at Miss Earth 2017

VOV.VN - Le Thi Ha Thu, the first runner-up at the 2014 Miss Vietnam Ocean beauty contest will be the representative of Vietnam in the Miss Earth 2017 pageant in the Philippines.

Measures taken to protect Vietnamese citizens in Philippines

Measures taken to protect Vietnamese citizens in Philippines

The Foreign Ministry has taken measures to protect Vietnamese citizens in the Philippines after receiving reports that the Philippine coast guard force fired at fishing vessel PY 96173 TS of Phu Yen province, killing two and seizing a number of other fishermen.

Vietnam tightens ties with Russia, Philippines

Vietnam tightens ties with Russia, Philippines

Vietnam attaches importance to defence ties with Russia, affirmed Nguyen Chi Vinh, member of the Party Central Committee and Deputy Defence Minister, at a reception in Hanoi on September 20 for Russian Ambassador to Vietnam Konstantin Vnukov.

Vietnam attends meeting of AIPA-38 Executive Board

Vietnam attends meeting of AIPA-38 Executive Board

VOV.VN - A Vietnamese delegation led by Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong on September 15 attended a meeting of the Executive Board of the 38th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-38) in Manila, the Philippines.

President Quang sends congratulatory letter to AIPA 38

President Quang sends congratulatory letter to AIPA 38

VOV.VN - President Tran Dai Quang has sent a congratulatory letter to Pantaleon Alvarez, Speaker of the Philippines’ House of Representatives, who will chair the 38th ASEAN Inter-parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) in Manila from Thursday, September 14.

Typhoon Talim forms in the East Sea

Typhoon Talim forms in the East Sea

VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting announced September 12 typhoon Talim has formed in the East Sea and is now a tropical low-pressure near the eastern coast of the Philippines.

ASEAN, China to hold joint meeting on DOC implementation

ASEAN, China to hold joint meeting on DOC implementation

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China will organise the 22nd meeting of their Joint Working Group on the Implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC) in Manila, the Philippines, on August 30.

Embassy representative visits sailor rescued in Philippines

Embassy representative visits sailor rescued in Philippines

A representative from the Vietnamese Embassy in the Philippines on August 22 visited Do Trung Hieu, a kidnapped sailor who was recently rescued by the host country’s agencies, affirming that the embassy is working to bring him home.