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Vietnam makes qualitative changes after 25 years of ASEAN membership

Vietnam makes qualitative changes after 25 years of ASEAN membership

VOV.VN - The nation has boosted its rapid international integration and become an active participant in multiple areas of ASEAN co-operation as a means of making significant contributions to the development and success of the regional bloc over the past 25 years.

Vietnam attends 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogue

Vietnam attends 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogue

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung on August 5 attended the 33rd ASEAN-US Dialogue to discuss cooperation orientations between the two sides and exchange views on issues of mutual concern.

Vietnam enhances defence links with RoK and India

Vietnam enhances defence links with RoK and India

VOV.VN - Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh held phone talks on July 6 with his counterparts Park Jae-min of the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Ajay Kumar of India, during which he briefed them on the country’s efforts to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

Vietnam, Russia boost bilateral defence cooperation

Vietnam, Russia boost bilateral defence cooperation

Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh had an online discussion on July 3 with his Russian counterpart Sen. Lieut. Gen. A.V. Fomin, during which they talked about issues of mutual interest and agreed on measures to effectively promote bilateral defence cooperation, one of the important pillars of the two countries’ comprehensive strategic partnership.

ASEAN 2020: Six reports from ASEAN Secretary General adopted

ASEAN 2020: Six reports from ASEAN Secretary General adopted

Six reports from the ASEAN Secretary General and community pillars submitted to the upcoming 36th ASEAN Summit were adopted at the 26th ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting, held online in Hanoi on June 24 under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Vietnam prepares to launch 36th ASEAN Summit on June 26

Vietnam prepares to launch 36th ASEAN Summit on June 26

VOV.VN - The 36th ASEAN Summit is set to take place on June 26 on an online platform, according to Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and General Secretary of the ASEAN National Committee 2020 Nguyen Quoc Dung who was speaking at a press conference held in Hanoi on June 23.

DFC highly appreciative of medical supply co-operation with Vietnam

DFC highly appreciative of medical supply co-operation with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Adam Boehle, CEO of the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), has expressed his appreciation for the effective co-ordination between Vietnam and the United States to produce and distribute medical supplies and protective equipment as a means of fighting the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

ASEAN’s efforts against COVID-19 lauded

ASEAN’s efforts against COVID-19 lauded

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has coped with COVID-19 quite well with Vietnam serving as the ASEAN Chair 2020, heard an online seminar held by the Centre for International Law (CIL) under the National University of Singapore on May 20.

Diplomats talk Vietnam-Japan cooperation in combating COVID-19

Diplomats talk Vietnam-Japan cooperation in combating COVID-19

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and his Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu compared notes on cooperation between the two nations amid the increasingly complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic during a phone conversation on March 31.

PM Phuc shares losses caused by COVID-19 with Japan

PM Phuc shares losses caused by COVID-19 with Japan

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 23 sent a letter to his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, extending his sympathy to the Japanese people over the losses caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.

PM Phuc elated at EP’s ratification of trade deals with Vietnam

PM Phuc elated at EP’s ratification of trade deals with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has showed his elation at the European Parliament’s ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) with a high number of votes in favour.

Myanmar President hails good relations with Vietnam

Myanmar President hails good relations with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Myanmar President U Win Myin has praised his nation’s sound relations with Vietnam, which were formed and nurtured by President Ho Chi Minh and Myanmar leader General Aung San.

Vietnam approves Japan’s proposal to open consular office in Danang

Vietnam approves Japan’s proposal to open consular office in Danang

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Government has endorsed Japan’s proposal to open a consular office in the central city of Danang, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu during their talks in Hanoi on January 6.

Embassy hosts banquet for ambassadors in Malaysia

Embassy hosts banquet for ambassadors in Malaysia

Vietnamese Ambassador to Malaysia Le Quy Quynh and his spouse hosted a banquet for ambassadors to Malaysia and Vietnam on December 20 on the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year festival.

Germany supports early ratification of EVFTA, EVIPA

Germany supports early ratification of EVFTA, EVIPA

VOV.VN - Germany backs the promotion of Vietnam-EU relations as well as the early ratification of the EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), has said State Secretary of the German Federal Foreign Office Andreas Michaelis.

Vietnam sticks importance to cooperation with RoK

Vietnam sticks importance to cooperation with RoK

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed Vietnam’s recognition of great importance to cooperation with the Republic of Korea (RoK), and its readiness to act as a bridge for the enhancement ASEAN – RoK and Mekong – RoK cooperation frameworks.

PM praises Lao Ambassador’s contributions to boosting ties with Vietnam

PM praises Lao Ambassador’s contributions to boosting ties with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has congratulated outgoing Lao Ambassador to Vietnam Thongsavanh Phomvihane on fulfilling his assigned tasks and receiving a first-class Labour Order of the Vietnamese Party and State in recognition of his contributions to fostering bilateral ties.