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 attends 26th ASEAN Region Forum

Vietnam attends 26th ASEAN Region Forum

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended the 26th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) in Bangkok on August 2, within the framework of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings.

Deputy PM holds bilateral meetings on AMM-52 sidelines

Deputy PM holds bilateral meetings on AMM-52 sidelines

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held bilateral meetings with the foreign ministers of India and Bangladesh on August 2 in the framework of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting and related meetings in Bangkok, Thailand.

EU announces plan to bolster security ties with ASEAN

EU announces plan to bolster security ties with ASEAN

High representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy of the European Union (EU) Federica Mogherini on August 1 announced the deployment of military advisors in EU’s diplomatic corps in Asia.

9th EAS Foreign Ministers’ Meeting opens in Bangkok

9th EAS Foreign Ministers’ Meeting opens in Bangkok

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh joined foreign ministers of ASEAN member states and the bloc’s eight dialogue partners at the 9th East Asia Summit (EAS) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bangkok on August 2.

RCEP expected to be finalised by year-end: ASEAN chief

RCEP expected to be finalised by year-end: ASEAN chief

ASEAN Secretary-General Dato Lim Jock Hoi has expressed his optimism over the likelihood that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) between 10 ASEAN member countries and six partners will be finalised by the end of the year.

Vietnam vows to work for expanded ties between ASEAN and partners

Vietnam vows to work for expanded ties between ASEAN and partners

Vietnam will actively work with other ASEAN member states to expand and deepen practical and effective cooperative relations between the bloc and its partners in different fields, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Vietnamese FM co-chairs 10th MGC Ministerial Meeting

Vietnamese FM co-chairs 10th MGC Ministerial Meeting

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar co-chaired the 10th Mekong-Ganga Cooperation (MGC) Ministerial Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 1 within the framework of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52).

Vietnam highlights significance of ASEAN – US ties

Vietnam highlights significance of ASEAN – US ties

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh shared ASEAN member states’ stance on the significance of the ASEAN – US strategic partnership at the ASEAN – US Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 1.

Joint Communiqué of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting

Joint Communiqué of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting

The 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting issued a joint communiqué in Bangkok on July 31, in which ministers affirmed the importance of maintaining and promoting peace, security, stability, safety and freedom of navigation in and overflight above the East Sea (internationally known as South China Sea).

Top legislator bids farewell to EU delegation head

Top legislator bids farewell to EU delegation head

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan lauded contributions by head of the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam Bruno Angelet to fostering Vietnam-EU relations when receiving the outgoing diplomat in Hanoi on August 1.

Vietnam active at multilateral, bilateral meetings within AMM-52

Vietnam active at multilateral, bilateral meetings within AMM-52

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended the ASEAN-Russia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and the ASEAN-New Zealand Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on July 31 in Bangkok, Thailand, as part of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52) and related meetings.

AMM-52: ministers discusses series of regional issues

AMM-52: ministers discusses series of regional issues

Delegates to the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52) in Bangkok on July 31 discussed the building of the ASEAN Community and foreign relations, and reviewed preparations for year-end summits, as well as exchanged ideas on international and regional issues of common concern.

Parties of Vietnam, South Africa forge ties

Parties of Vietnam, South Africa forge ties

A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) led by Pham Minh Chinh, Politburo member, Secretary of CPV Central Committee (CPVCC) and head of its Commission for Organisation, paid a working visit to South Africa from July 27-31.

Vietnamese senior leaders extend condolences to China

Vietnamese senior leaders extend condolences to China

VOV.VN - Vietnamese high-ranking leaders on July 29 sent condolences to their Chinese counterparts over the death of Li Peng, former Premier and former Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC) of China.

Congratulations to new UK Prime Minister

Congratulations to new UK Prime Minister

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 26 extended a message of congratulations to Boris Johnson on his election as UK Prime Minister.

Communist Party of Vietnam delegation visits Singapore

Communist Party of Vietnam delegation visits Singapore

A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), led by Chairman of the CPV Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan, is on an official visit to Singapore from July 23-27 at the invitation of Singaporean Minister of Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan.

Central theoretical council delegation visits Canada

Central theoretical council delegation visits Canada

A delegation of the Theoretical Council of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee visited Canada from July 22 – 26 to learn from the country’s practices in state organisation and management and social development management in today’s context.