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PM meets Russian, Philippine leaders at ASEAN Summit

PM meets Russian, Philippine leaders at ASEAN Summit

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held separate meetings with Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on the sidelines of the 31st ASEAN Summit and related summits in Manila on November 14.

PM Phuc to attend ASEAN summits in Philippines

PM Phuc to attend ASEAN summits in Philippines

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his delegation will attend the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila, the Philippines, from November 12-14 at the invitation of his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte, the Foreign Ministry announced on November 6.

Vietnam supports ASEAN's cooperation priorities

Vietnam supports ASEAN's cooperation priorities

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc voiced his support for cooperation priorities set out by the ASEAN Chairman at the 30th ASEAN Summit which opened on April 29 in the Philippines.

Vietnam, Philippines forge stronger partnership

Vietnam, Philippines forge stronger partnership

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Perfecto Yasay agreed to hasten the approval of the Vietnam-Philippines action programme for 2017-2022 to forge stronger bilateral cooperation.

Malaysia deports 400 Filipino illegal immigrants

Malaysia deports 400 Filipino illegal immigrants

VOV.VN - Local authorities in Malaysia’s Sabah state have deported 400 Filipino undocumented immigrants back to the Philippines, The New Strait Times reported on November 15.

President thanks Philippine leader for releasing fishermen

President thanks Philippine leader for releasing fishermen

President Tran Dai Quang has sent a letter of thanks to his Philippine counterpart, Rodrigo Duterte, for freeing 17 Vietnamese fishermen and eliminating all related accusations since they had only entered the Philippine waters to avoid bad weather.

Philippines maintains defence treaty with US

Philippines maintains defence treaty with US

The Philippines will maintain its defence treaty and continue joint drills with the United States, despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to end defence cooperation between the two countries.

Philippine President meets with MNLF leader

Philippine President meets with MNLF leader

President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte met with the leader of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), Nur Misuari at the presidential palace on November 3.

Former Philippine President quits as special envoy to China

Former Philippine President quits as special envoy to China

The Philippines' former President Fidel Ramos has quit his job as special envoy to China, weeks after the current Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte visited Beijing, aides said on November 1, but the government has yet to act on his resignation.

Philippines seeks investment from Japan

Philippines seeks investment from Japan

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has called on Japanese firms to pour more investment in infrastructure, agriculture and other sectors in his country, affirming that Japan is a longtime ally of the Philippines.

Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says US has lost

Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says US has lost

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced his "separation" from the United States on October 20, declaring he had realigned with China as the two agreed to resolve their South China Sea dispute through talks.