The U.S. embassy has officially transferred six 45-foot Metal Shark patrol boats to the Vietnam Coast Guard on May 22, a moved hailed as an important step in expanding security cooperation between the two countries.
President Tran Dai Quang encouraged US businesses to make investment in Vietnam’s energy, oil and gas, infrastructure, finance-banking, education and training, and tourism while addressing a workshop on the Vietnam-US prospects in 2017 and the following years in Hanoi on May 19.
VOV.VN - President Tran Dai Quang has called for more cooperation with the US in high-level visits to improve mutual trust and understanding.
VOV.VN - US Ambassador Ted Osius has once again organized a bike ride through the Vietnam countryside for staff of the US Embassy, this week taking them on a ride to the Hung Kings Temple.
Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh and US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius discussed measures to further promote defence cooperation between the two countries during their meeting in Hanoi on March 17.
The National Mine Action Programme for 2010-2025 has helped survivors of war-time bombs and mines return to normal life and raised public awareness of bomb and mine risks, said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen The Phuong.
VOV.VN - The central city of Danang topped Vietnam’s Provincial Competitive Index (PCI) for the fourth consecutive year in 2016, beating 58 provinces and 4 other cities nationwide.
VOV.VN - US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius joined by a group of riders from the embassy recently took a 4-day bike through the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang to raise environmental awareness.
VOV.VN - Here’s a short video featuring US Ambassador Ted Osius and local residents wrapping Banh Tet in Quang Binh Province on January 27, as part of the festivities ringing in the New Year of the Rooster.
VOV.VN -John Kerry widely known for practicing guitar diplomacy during his stint as the US top diplomat has given his last staged performance in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - On January 18, US Ambassador Ted Osius visited the Quang An Flower Market in the Tay Ho District of Hanoi to buy flowering peach branches for Tet.
VOV.VN - A program to encourage incentives to conserve and protect the environment of Ha Long Bay and raise public awareness about the area was launched in the northen province of Quang Ninh on January 10.
'As a career diplomat, I have not been asked to resign and expect to complete my full term as ambassador.'
The US Agency for International Development will fund a US$10 million project on preserving rare species through reducing demand for illegal wildlife products.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue expressed his hope that Vietnam – US ties will continue to grow strongly during the tenure of the new President, during a meeting on November 16 with US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius.
VOV.VN - The number of Vietnamese students pursuing postsecondary studies at American colleges and universities have multiplied by 14.3%, to top 21,403 in the 2015-16 academic year, according to the annual Open Doors report.
The US Embassy in Vietnam and Arizona State University co-organised a forum in Hanoi on November 1 with a view to promoting the innovation campaign in the Southeast Asian country.
Michael Kelly, Executive Chairman of The Grand Ho Tram Strip said he has seen tremendous positive changes in Vietnam’s tourism industry. Following is the article he wrote for VIR on the issue.
The US and Sweden have affirmed that they want to step up trade and investment ties with Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh City in particular.
Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich discussed with US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius measures to strengthen the bilateral defence ties at a meeting in Hanoi on September 16.