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Post-2015 ASEAN Community orientations discussed

Post-2015 ASEAN Community orientations discussed

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) jointly opened a seminar on orientations for building the ASEAN Community beyond 2015 in Hanoi on December

Journalists attend world conference in RoK

Journalists attend world conference in RoK

Seven Vietnamese journalists have joined other 110 colleagues from 74 countries and territories at the 2013 World Press Conference in the Republic of Korea (RoK).

DPRK, RoK vow to protect Vietnamese citizens

Representatives of the embassies of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have committed to protecting the lives and property of Vietnamese citizens living there.

Challenges to inter-Korean relationship

Challenges to inter-Korean relationship

(VOV) - The tense relationship between the two Koreas has heightened following a series of tough words and actions from both sides. The situation on the Korean peninsula is dire and a clash appears unavoidable if both sides don’t calm down.

Vietnam concerned about Pyongyang’s nuclear test

(VOV) - Foreign Ministry spokesperson Luong Thanh Nghi has expressed Vietnam’s grave concern about the February 12 nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

Tensions on the Korean Peninsula

Tensions on the Korean Peninsula

The Korean Peninsula has become tense since the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) announced the imminent launch of a long-range rocket carrying earth-observation satellite.

Vietnam, DPRK vow to enhance traditional relations

Vietnam, DPRK vow to enhance traditional relations

Vietnam and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) have affirmed their determination to consolidate and develop their time-honoured friendship in line with the aspirations and for the benefit of the two peoples.

DPRK proposes closer ties with Vietnam

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) attaches great importance to the ties of traditional friendship and cooperation with Vietnam, says Kim Yong-nam, President of the Korean Supreme People’s Assembly.

Russia, China strengthen strategic partnership

Russia, China strengthen strategic partnership

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s June 3-5 visit to China, the first in his third presidential tenure, is considered the most important event in the Sino-Russian relations this year.

Typhoon batters Korean peninsula, at least 9 dead

At least nine people have been killed, mostly drowned in flooding, after a typhoon battered the Republic of Korea (RoK), a disaster official said on June 27, while the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) braced for huge waves and torrential rain.

China, Russia discuss situation of Korean Peninsula

China, Russia discuss situation of Korean Peninsula

Visiting Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Cheng Guoping held talks with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Borodavkin on December 28, exchanging views on the current situation of the Korean Peninsula.