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NA Vice Chairman hosts US congress officials

NA Vice Chairman hosts US congress officials

VOV.VN - National Assembly Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty on July 6 received visiting US congress officials in Hanoi, during which he affirmed Vietnam’s external policy of developing relations with the US.

Vietnam desires stronger comprehensive partnership with US

Vietnam desires stronger comprehensive partnership with US

VOV.VN - National Assembly Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty has reiterated Vietnam’s consistent pursuit of renovation and an external policy of independence, self-reliance, multi-lateralization, diversification, international integration, and promoting relations with all countries including the US.

Catfish exports to US face shutdown in 2017

Catfish exports to US face shutdown in 2017

VOV.VN - Vietnam catfish exports to the US market face being shut down this coming September 2, after efforts to abolish a program shifting regulation of catfish producers to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) fails.

US House votes to bar sales of commercial aircraft to Iran

US House votes to bar sales of commercial aircraft to Iran

The US House of Representatives passed a bill on November 17 that would block the sale of commercial aircraft to Iran, a bid to stop sales by Boeing and Airbus that have already been approved by President Barack Obama's administration.

US House passes Iran sanctions, financial services measures

US House passes Iran sanctions, financial services measures

The US House of Representatives passed two pieces of legislation linked to the international nuclear agreement with Iran on July 14, one year after the landmark pact was announced, defying President Barack Obama's veto threat.

US House backs permanent tax breaks in massive bill

US House backs permanent tax breaks in massive bill

A massive bill that extends billions of dollars in tax assistance to businesses and expands the budget deficit won US House of Representatives approval on December 17 in the closest thing to a grand bipartisan tax bargain in years.

At odds with Republicans, Hillary Clinton to testify on Benghazi

At odds with Republicans, Hillary Clinton to testify on Benghazi

Whether it's a fact-finding mission as Republicans insist or the political witch hunt that Democrats anticipate, the congressional committee investigating the deadly 2012 attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, on October 22 will hear from Hillary Clinton, then the secretary of state and now the top candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination.

US House gives President fast-track authority

US House gives President fast-track authority

(VOV) -The US House on June 18 voted to advance legislation to give President Barack Obama fast-track authority to negotiate a Pacific trade deal, reviving the prospects for the President to achieve a key element of his agenda.

US House passes Iran nuclear review legislation

US House passes Iran nuclear review legislation

The US House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on May 14 to pass legislation giving Congress the right to review, and possibly reject, an international nuclear agreement with Iran.

FM responds to US House approval of 2013 Human Rights Act

FM responds to US House approval of 2013 Human Rights Act

(VOV) - Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Luong Thanh Nghi has reiterated the Vietnamese State’s consistent human rights and development policies in an August 3 reply to the US House of Representatives’ adoption of Vietnam Human Rights Act 2013 (H.R 1897).

US Congressman rejects Vietnam Human Rights Act

US Congressman rejects Vietnam Human Rights Act

(VOV) - American Samoa’s delegate to the US House of Representatives, Eni Faleomavaega, has criticised the House Foreign Affairs Committee for passing a Human Rights Act that he says does not reflect the full truth of the situation in Vietnam.