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Strict handling demanded for violence against Vietnamese woman in RoK

Strict handling demanded for violence against Vietnamese woman in RoK

Immediately after learning about the beating of a Vietnamese woman by her Korean husband, the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea (RoK) contacted local agencies to request investigation and strict handling of the case in line with RoK law, thus preventing the occurrence of similar violence.

Diplomats seek to improve consular affairs, citizen protection

Diplomats seek to improve consular affairs, citizen protection

More than 150 heads of Vietnamese representative agencies abroad and leaders of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) gathered at a conference in Hanoi on August 7 to discuss measures to enhance the effectiveness of activities related to overseas Vietnamese (OV) and citizen protection.

Talk highlights Trump administration’s foreign policy

Talk highlights Trump administration’s foreign policy

The US’s foreign policy under the Donald Trump administration and its corollary was the main topic of a seminar co-organised in Hanoi on November 21 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) and the Vietnam Initiative group.

MoFA first publishes diplomatic bluebook

MoFA first publishes diplomatic bluebook

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has released the first publication of ‘diplomatic bluebook 2015’ highlighting the country’s foreign policies and outstanding achievements of the diplomatic sector in 2015.

Ministries disagree on Chinese-funded highway project

Ministries disagree on Chinese-funded highway project

The Ministry of Transport (MOT) believes Vietnam should borrow US$300 million from China if it chooses Chinese contractors for the highway project, while the ministries of Planning & Investment (MPI) and Finance (MOF) say Vietnam needs to be more cautious about the project.

Vietnam establishes consular post in New Caledonia

Vietnam establishes consular post in New Caledonia

VOV.VN - The governments of France and Vietnam on June 21 held a ceremony in Hanoi at which they appointed Dinh Jean-Pierre as honorary consul to New Caledonia, a French territory comprising dozens of islands in the South Pacific.

MOFA meets with foreign diplomatic corps

MOFA meets with foreign diplomatic corps

(VOV) - On January 11, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs first conference of the new year with foreign diplomats, Deputy Minister Ha Kim Ngoc said he is looking forward to another successful year.

E-learning course empowers women’s leadership

E-learning course empowers women’s leadership

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched an online training course to increase women’s capacity and confidence in elections in Hanoi on September 18.

Diplomats join programme introducing Vietnam

Diplomats join programme introducing Vietnam

(VOV) - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) held an annual programme introducing Vietnam on May 19, attended by nearly 60 diplomats, ambassadors and chief representatives from international organisations in Vietnam.

EWEC Trade and Tourism Fair 2014 opens in Danang

EWEC Trade and Tourism Fair 2014 opens in Danang

(VOV) - More than 150 local and foreign businesses set up pavilions at the 2014 International East West Economic Corridor (EWEC) Trade and Tourism Fair which got underway in Danang on August 15.

Vietnam issues highest level alert for Ebola

Vietnam issues highest level alert for Ebola

(VOV) - Vietnam has issued its highest level alert in response to the Ebola epidemic as World Health Organisation (WHO) experts report the epidemic is the worst in the 40-year history of West Africa.

Vietnam streamlines VISA processing

Vietnam streamlines VISA processing

(VOV) -Visitors to Vietnam can now apply for a VISA directly online through a portal at http://visa.mofa.gov.vn launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on March 14.

Activities to mark International Francophone Day

Activities to mark International Francophone Day

(VOV) -Plans for the celebration of International Francophone Day (March 20) were announced at a March 5 Asia-Pacific Office of International Organisation of Francophonie (OIF) press conference in Hanoi.