PM Phuc highlights Vietnam, Japan as extensive strategic partners

PM Phuc highlights Vietnam, Japan as extensive strategic partners

VOV.VN - Vietnam and Japan are extensive and strategic partners and enjoy close-knit relations at the governmental and local levels, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said during a reception for Governor of Japan’s Kagoshima prefecture Mitazono Satoshi in Hanoi on October 16.

Vietnam, Japan boost cooperation in war consequence settlement

Vietnam, Japan boost cooperation in war consequence settlement

Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh has suggested Japanese agencies coordinate with Vietnam’s National Steering Committee on the Settlement of Post-war Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemical Consequences (Committee 701) in building cooperation plans for both short- and long-terms.

HCM City, Finland to strengthen ties in education

HCM City, Finland to strengthen ties in education

Standing Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem had a meeting with Director General at the Finnish National Agency for Education Olli Pekka Heinonen on August 13 to discuss cooperation in education.

High-ranking Vietnamese military delegation visits Russia

High-ranking Vietnamese military delegation visits Russia

Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and Deputy Defence Minister, and a high-ranking delegation from the VPA left Vietnam on August 13 to start an official visit to Russia and attend the closing ceremony of the Army Games 2019 there.

Congratulations to Mozambique over Maputo peace deal

Congratulations to Mozambique over Maputo peace deal

VOV.VN - Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on August 12 extended his congratulations to President of Mozambique Filipe Jacinto Nyusi on the signing of the Maputo Peace and Reconciliation Agreement.

Tel Aviv willing to expand bond with Vietnamese localities

Tel Aviv willing to expand bond with Vietnamese localities

The Tel Aviv administration is willing to cooperate with Vietnamese localities and share experience in smart city development, tourism, investment and business, aiming to deepening the relations between Israel and Vietnam, Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai told Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung.

Vietnam joins ILC’s study group on sea level rise impacts

Vietnam joins ILC’s study group on sea level rise impacts

Vietnam has taken over the task of building a report on Asian-Pacific countries and the sea level rise issue in relation to international law at the 71st session of the UN’s International Law Commission (ILC) in Geneva, Switzerland.

ASEAN’s 52nd anniversary observed worldwide

ASEAN’s 52nd anniversary observed worldwide

The 52nd anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) was marked across the world on August 8 with the participation of diplomats from ASEAN member states.

Party, State leader receives new ambassadors

Party, State leader receives new ambassadors

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong received in Hanoi on August 7 for new ambassadors of Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Colombia, Kazakhstan, Australia, Armenia, Morocco, India, Germany and Malaysia, who came to present credentials.

Prime Minister receives Thai central bank governor

Prime Minister receives Thai central bank governor

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his hope for stronger ties between the Vietnamese and Thai banking systems while receiving Governor of the Bank of Thailand (BoT) Veerathai Santiprabhob in Hanoi on August 5.

East Sea issue attracts great attention at AMM-52: official

East Sea issue attracts great attention at AMM-52: official

The East Sea issue has attracted great attention from the countries participating in the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52) and related meetings, given the recent developments in the waters, according to Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung.

Mekong, RoK foreign ministers gather at Bangkok meeting

Mekong, RoK foreign ministers gather at Bangkok meeting

Foreign ministers of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam highly valued the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s contributions to the Mekong region in the recent past while attending a meeting in Bangkok on August 3.

ASEAN voice concern over children's plight in armed conflicts

ASEAN voice concern over children's plight in armed conflicts

ASEAN is deeply concerned about children’s situation in armed conflicts despite certain progress, head of Vietnam's permanent mission to the UN Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy said on behalf of the grouping at an open debate held by the UN Security Council on August 2.

Vietnam affirms commitment to Mekong-Japan cooperation

Vietnam affirms commitment to Mekong-Japan cooperation

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed Vietnam’s commitment to coordinating with Japan and other Mekong countries in implementing the Tokyo Strategy 2018 for Mekong-Japan Cooperation.

Vietnam suggests stronger connectivity in EAS

Vietnam suggests stronger connectivity in EAS

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on August 2 suggested participating countries of the East Asia Summit (EAS) enhance their maritime cooperation and connectivity.

Vietnam attends 20th ASEAN+3 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

Vietnam attends 20th ASEAN+3 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh joined his counterparts from ASEAN member states, China, the Republic of Korea and Japan to attend the 20th ASEAN Plus Three Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 2.