Laos sends condolences to Vietnam over losses caused by storm

Laos sends condolences to Vietnam over losses caused by storm

President Bounnhang Vorachit and Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith of Laos have sent messages of sympathy to Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc over the huge losses in humans and property caused by typhoon Son Tinh in northern and central provinces.

Quang Tri, Lao border province review cooperation

Quang Tri, Lao border province review cooperation

A high-level discussion took place in Quang Tri on July 24 to review the implementation of a cooperation agreement signed between the hosting central province and the Lao border province of Salavan.

Vietnam, Australia bolster ties in key areas: President

Vietnam, Australia bolster ties in key areas: President

As Vietnam and Australia have raised their relationship to the status of strategic partnership, both countries should now step up collaboration in the foundational sectors of economy, trade and investment, security and defence, education and training, and high-tech agriculture, said President Tran Dai Quang.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets Speaker of Australian lower house

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets Speaker of Australian lower house

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting in Hanoi on July 24 with Speaker of the House of Representatives of Australia Tony Smith, who said his country will keep assisting Vietnam in the latter’s development process.

Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership

Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership

Speaker of the House of Representatives of Australia Tony Smith began an official three-day visit to Vietnam on July 23 at the invitation of Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

Association contributes to enhancing Vietnam-Germany friendship

Association contributes to enhancing Vietnam-Germany friendship

Daniela Scheetz, Vice Consular General of Germany in Ho Chi Minh City, has lauded contributions made by the Vietnam-Germany Friendship Association in HCM City to enhancing the friendship and cooperation between Germany and Vietnam over the past 25 years.

Vietnam People’s Army delegation visits China

Vietnam People’s Army delegation visits China

A high-ranking delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) led by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Luong Cuong, member of the Standing Board of the Central Military Commission and Director of the VPA’s General Department of Politics, is paying a friendly visit to China from July 22-26.

Exchange celebrates 45 years of Vietnam-Belgium relations

Exchange celebrates 45 years of Vietnam-Belgium relations

The Vietnam-Belgium Friendship Association and the Belgian Embassy in Vietnam have held an exchange in Hanoi to mark the 187th National Day (July 21, 1831) of the European nation and 45 years of the two countries’ diplomatic ties (March 22, 1973).

Vietnam highlights ASEAN-India maritime connectivity

Vietnam highlights ASEAN-India maritime connectivity

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung highlighted the role of maritime connectivity between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India at the 10th Delhi Dialogue on July 19.

Vietnam Confederation of Labour delegation visits Greece

Vietnam Confederation of Labour delegation visits Greece

A delegation of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) led by Vice President Nguyen Thi Thu Hong paid a working visit to Greece on July 15-20 at the invitation of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU).

Vietnam treasures defense partnership with Thailand

Vietnam treasures defense partnership with Thailand

Vietnam attaches great importance to defence ties with Thailand and hopes to deepen collaboration in this field, Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh, Deputy Minister of Defence, has said.