Vietnam, as an active and responsible member of the ASEAN community, strongly backs the cooperation in promoting gender equality and female empowerment between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU).
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on September 18 suggested the Government agencies of Vietnam and Bulgaria support the two countries’ enterprises in fostering their investment and trade cooperation in the time ahead.
A ceremony was held in Rome, Italy, on October 20 to mark 50 years since the establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and 40 years of ASEAN-European Union (EU) diplomatic ties.
As strategic partners, Vietnam wants to foster comprehensive relations with Spain, particularly in economic, trade and investment ties, and the Vietnamese Government will create favourable conditions for Spanish enterprises to invest in the country, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
VOV.VN - President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins on November 14 concluded his State-level visit to Vietnam from November 5 – 14 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang.
It is a high time to bring ASEAN-EU dialogue relations to strategic level and deepen bilateral cooperation in important fields.
Senior officials of ASEAN countries met in Vientiane, Laos, on September 5 to prepare for the 28th &29 th ASEAN summits and related meetings which will convene from September 6.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, President of the European Council Donald Tusk and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker issued a Press Statement on the occasion of the Vietnamese PM’s visit to the European Union.
The Asia-Pacific should have a comprehensive and effective security structure built upon the fundamental principles of international law, President Truong Tan Sang said in his speech delivered at the Koerber Institute in Berlin, Germany on November 26.
Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son on November 5 met with the Swedish Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, and Foreign Ministers of Luxembourg, Ireland and Malta within the framework of the 12th Foreign Ministerial Meeting of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Luxembourg.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hailed the success of the fourth Vietnam – UK strategic dialogue during a reception for UK Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire in Hanoi on February 27.
(VOV) -Vietnam expects the European Union (EU) will soon ratify the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) and finalise negotiations on a free trade agreement (EVFTA) in the very near future.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Germany need to make a greater effort to fully tap their development potential to bolster bilateral cooperation.
A programme to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Sweden diplomatic ties opened in Hanoi on January 21.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Italy discussed measures to boost comprehensive cooperation in various areas during their first strategic dialogue in Hanoi on July 22.
(VOV) - The European Union and Vietnam will strengthen cooperation in politics, security-national defence, economics, trade, and investment, as well as in development cooperation and immigration.
(VOV) - The capital city of Hanoi will host the 19th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) Retreat and Related Meetings from March 7-9.
(VOV) - Mark Rutte, the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, has spoken highly of Vietnam’s socio-economic development, especially in regards to reducing poverty, boosting international integration, and dealing with the impact of the global financial crisis.
Vietnam and Laos will prioritise cooperation programs in the field of information, energy, natural disaster prevention, quality and measurement, and intellectual property management in future.
The third conference on ASEAN – EU relations called “Community-Building, Bilateral/Bioregional relations and economic diplomacy” will be held in Hanoi on December 9 and 10, said a press release of the Wallonia-Brussels Delegation to Vietnam.