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EVFTA expected to be signed late 2018

EVFTA expected to be signed late 2018

Bernd Lange, Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade, has said he expects the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to be signed at the Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in October or sometime in November this year.

Deputy PM: Vietnam wants to strengthen ties with Bulgaria

Deputy PM: Vietnam wants to strengthen ties with Bulgaria

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has assured Bulgarian leaders that the Vietnamese government and people want to strengthen friendship and cooperation with Bulgaria – a trustworthy friend and partner of Vietnam over the past years.

Vietnam contributes to climate change response

Vietnam contributes to climate change response

VOV.VN - The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference on climate change response toward sustainability which opened in Can Tho city on June 18 is of great importance for Vietnam as the country is accelerating the implementation of the Paris Agreement and Agenda 20 and Agenda 30 on Climate Change.

Vietnam, Latvia hold political consultation

Vietnam, Latvia hold political consultation

Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Latvia Andrejs Pildegovics conducted a political consultation in Hanoi on June 12 under an agreement between the two foreign ministries.

Vietnam attends second Asia-Europe Political Forum

Vietnam attends second Asia-Europe Political Forum

Vietnam actively joined in discussions of the second Meeting of the Asia-Europe Political Forum (AEPF) and the 30th Meeting of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) Standing Committee, which took place on May 17-19 in London, the UK.

Asia-Europe New Music Festival wraps up

Asia-Europe New Music Festival wraps up

VOV.VN - The 2nd Asia-Europe New Music Festival and the 34th Asian Composers League Festival & Conference closed at the Vietnam National Musical Academy (VNAM) in Hanoi on October 18 after six- day performance with 11 main concerts in Hanoi and Vinh Yen.

Asia-Europe New Music Festival starts with impressive works

Asia-Europe New Music Festival starts with impressive works

VOV.VN - The 2nd Asia-Europe New Music Festival themed ‘Music – Convergence and Pervasion’ kicked off on the evening of October 12 at Hanoi Opera House with the participation of 200 musicians and artists from nearly 30 Eurasian nations.

Vietnamese PM officiates at Asia-Europe Business Forum

Vietnamese PM officiates at Asia-Europe Business Forum

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc joined other country leaders at the 15th Asia-Europe Business Forum (AEBF) at the State Palace of Mongolia in the capital Ulan Bator on July 14, asking for high resolve to promote Asia-Europe cooperation and integration.

Prime Minister hosts Chinese, Bulgarian leaders

Prime Minister hosts Chinese, Bulgarian leaders

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had bilateral meetings with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev on July 14 on the sidelines of the 11th Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

Vietnam helps deepen Asia-Europe partnership

Vietnam helps deepen Asia-Europe partnership

Vietnam will host a conference promoting the Asia-Europe partnership in the 21st century on April 20, representing one of the country’s significant efforts to deepen relations between the two continents, Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son said in an interview with the press.

Deputy PM greets new UK and Northern Ireland ambassador

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh suggested facilitating visits at all levels while greeting new Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Giles Lever in Hanoi on December 3.

President welcomes Asian, European musicians

President welcomes Asian, European musicians

President Truong Tan Sang received a delegation of international artists on October 8, who will perform in the Asia-Europe New Music Festival, the first of its kind in Vietnam.

Vietnam is ready for Asia-Europe New Music Festival

Vietnam is ready for Asia-Europe New Music Festival

(VOV) -For the first-time ever, Vietnam will be hosting the prestigious Asia-Europe New Music Festival – a five-day extravaganza set to kick off on October 8th in Hanoi and Ha Long City.

Exhibition on 2,500 years of Asia-Europe ties

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has allowed the Vietnam History Museum, the Department of Cultural Heritage in coordination with the Belgium Institute of Fine Arts and the Belgium Centre for Fine Arts to hold an exhibition in Belgium featuring 2,500 years of joint Asian-European history.