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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.

Vietnam, Philippines need mechanism for antipiracy cooperation

Vietnam, Philippines need mechanism for antipiracy cooperation

Vietnam and the Philippines should develop a mechanism for anti-piracy cooperation in the future to ensure maritime security and safety, said Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Senior Lieutenant General Pham Ngoc Minh.

Vietnam beat Kazakhstan at Asian volleyball event

Vietnam beat Kazakhstan at Asian volleyball event

Vietnam defeated Kazakhstan 25-22, 25-18, 21-25, 20-25, 15-5 in the fifth-eighth place match at the SMM 19th Asian Women’s Senior Volleyball Championship held in the Philippines on August 16.

Vietnam makes substantive contributions to AMM 50’s success

Vietnam makes substantive contributions to AMM 50’s success

Vietnam has made substantive contributions to the success of the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 50) and related meetings held in the Philippines from August 4-8, according to Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung.

ASEAN, China officially approve draft COC framework

ASEAN, China officially approve draft COC framework

The foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China officially approved the draft framework of the Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC) on August 6 in Manila, the Philippines.

Vietnam pledges to promote Investing in Women Initiative

Vietnam pledges to promote Investing in Women Initiative

The Government of Vietnam has attached importance to and implemented numerous concrete measures to promote gender equality and women empowerment, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said at a seminar in the Philippines on August 6.

Updates on Vietnamese citizens death in the Philippines

Updates on Vietnamese citizens death in the Philippines

VOV.VN - Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang told the press on July 20 that after-life services for 2 crew members of the Royal 16 vessel killed by the Abu Sayyaf terrorist group have been completed.

U22 squad quietly confident and ready to go

U22 squad quietly confident and ready to go

VOV.VN - Coach Hoang Anh Tuan doesn’t plan to lose any sleep as he and the rest of the U22 squad get ready to open their SEA Game bid this August 14 in a tough matchup against Timor Leste.