VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide showed their elation at the sound development of bilateral ties during their phone talks on May 26.
Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on May 26 directed that the fight against corruption be enhanced and put the common interest above all else, noting that the fight continues despite unexpected major incidents like the COVID-19 outbreak.
VOV.VN - Both Vietnam and Japan have shared the difficulties faced during the course of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with leaders from the two countries participating in a series of bilateral and multilateral video meetings as a way of devising greater solutions to prevent the further spread of the epidemic.
The Central Military Commission held a conference in Hanoi on May 25 to collect feedback on draft documents to be submitted to the 11th Party Congress of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA).
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) is poised to examine and consider promulgating a new decree relating to foreign investment issues in the country, including foreigners’ land use, according to MPI Minister Nguyen Chi Dung.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested the northeastern province of Quang Ninh devise a strategy to develop tourism as its spearhead economic sector, especially in the remaining months of this year and during the new tenure of the provincial Party Organisation.
Law building will be high on the agenda during the second online working week of the 14th National Assembly’s ninth session from May 25-28.
VOV.VN - President Ho Chi Minh was an outstanding politician and cultural figure and also a brilliant diplomat. His ideology on external relations and diplomatic style embraces Vietnamese tradition as well as a broader humanity.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc and US Congressman Ami Bera, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation, discussed the comprehensive partnership between the two nations and bilateral cooperation in COVID-19 fight during their recent phone talks.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to share experience and coordinate with Ireland to enhance medical capacity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and offer mutual support in citizen protection.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, as authorised by the Prime Minister, summited a draft report on May 22 regarding the draft law relating to international agreements to the ninth session of the ongoing 14th National Assembly (NA).
Vietnam called on all involved parties in Somalia to promote dialogues and create conditions for people and political parties to participate in direct one-person one-vote elections, a Vietnamese diplomat told a UN Security Council teleconference on May 21.
VOV.VN - Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations, chaired the first online meeting on May 21 between ambassadors of each of the 10 non-permanent member countries of the United Nations Security Council (E10) and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has attributed the country’s success in combatting the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) to being fully aware of the danger posed by the epidemic early, devising effective preventive measures, having a clear direction, and enjoying great public support.
The National Assembly (NA) mulled over a draft revised law on Vietnamese guest workers with contracts in Hanoi on May 21, the second working day of its ongoing ninth session.
Vietnam opposes any threat of force or use of force against the territorial integrity, independence, sovereignty of all states and interference in their internal affairs, the Vietnamese Ambassador to the UN told a UN Security Council (UNSC) teleconference on May 20.
VOV.VN - Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich on May 21 presented a revised bill on Vietnamese borders at the current National Assembly session, stating that the bill needs to be enacted in order to protect the nation’s borders which should be viewed as both sacred and inviolable.
The draft Vietnam border guard law and the draft revised law on Vietnamese guest workers under contract will be among those to be scrutinised on the second day of the ninth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on May 21.
The Vietnamese embassies in Switzerland and Chile paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh on May 19 to commemorate his 130th birthday (May 19, 1890 – 2020).
VOV.VN - The pathway to settle the ongoing sovereignty disputes in the East Sea, also known as the South China Sea, requires the close co-operation of concerned parties in order to press China into stopping their illegal activities in the sea, a leading security expert from the Unites States has suggested.