Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visits to Austria, Belgium, Denmark and the European Union (EU) have arrived at a fine success that created many breakthroughs and an important driving force to bring Vietnam’s relations with partners to a depth, manifesting Vietnam’s responsibility to the international community’s common issues.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc left Brussels on October 19 afternoon (local time), concluding his attendance at the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting Summit (ASEM 12), a working visit to the European Union and an official visit of Belgium.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Belgium issued a joint statement during Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s visit to the European country from October 16-18, agreeing to further deepen cooperation ties in all fields, especially in agriculture.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed a desire to receive cooperation and support from Steven Vanackere, Belgian former Foreign Minister in pushing for the early signing of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the Vietnamese Embassy in Brussels on the evening of October 17, where he met with embassy staff, representatives from the overseas Vietnamese community and Vietnamese students in Belgium.
Belgium’s lower house of parliament backs expanding cooperation with Vietnam at all levels, said President of the Chamber of Representatives Siegfried Bracke when meeting with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Brussels on October 17.
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Vietnamese Government and the administration of Belgium’s Flemish region on October 17 as part of PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s visit to the European country, confirming the increasingly extensive cooperation between the two sides.
VOV.VN -Vietnam will serve as a bridge for European enterprises to gain access to the ASEAN market toward a free and fair trade, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Vietnam EU-Belgium Business Forum on October 17 as part of his official visit to Belgium.
The Prime Ministers of Vietnam and Belgium announced at a joint press conference in Brussels on October 16 that they had agreed to promote cooperation between the two countries in multiple fields.
VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his delegation arrived in Brussels, Belgium, on the afternoon of October 16 (local time), where he is scheduled to attend the 12th ASEM Summit, make an official visit to Belgium and pay a working visit to the European Union (EU).
VOV.VN - On October 16, Acting President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh gave separate receptions in Hanoi to newly-appointed ambassadors from the Netherlands, Belgium, and Denmark who came to present their credentials.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s tour to Belgium and the European Union (EU) marks important milestones for Vietnam-Belgium relations and the Vietnam-EU Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation, a diplomat has said.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s upcoming official visit to Belgium takes place in the context of constant development of the relationship between Vietnam and the country in various realms and at different levels.
Belgium was one of the first Western countries to set up diplomatic relations with Vietnam following the signing of the Paris Peace Accords on ending the war and restoring peace in Vietnam (January 1973). From then on, the bilateral relations have been strengthened and expanded.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife had a warm meeting with the Vietnam Embassy’s staff and Vietnamese expatriates in Austria right after arriving in the European country on October 14.
VOV.VN - On the afternoon of October 14 (local time), Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife and Vietnamese delegation arrived at Vienna International Airport, beginning their official visit to the Republic of Austria.
A delegation of high-ranking officials of Hanoi led by Deputy Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Dao Duc Toan has made a tour of Turkey, Switzerland and Belgium recently to promote ties with major cities in the countries.
VOV.VN -On September 21, the Embassies of Russia, the United States, and Belgium in Vietnam extended their condolences to the Vietnamese people on the death of President Tran Dai Quang.
VOV.VN - A delegation of 25 travel businesses from 12 countries of France, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Norway, Poland, and Turkey will carry out a fact-finding tour of Hanoi’s tourist attractions from October 4-14.
Five films from Belgium’s Mons International Love Film Festival (FIFA Mons) will be screened free of charge in Hanoi from September 21-24.