UN High Commissioner hails Vietnam’s human rights achievements

UN High Commissioner hails Vietnam’s human rights achievements

VOV.VN - United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet glowingly spoke of the achievements in human rights Vietnam has recently recorded during a February 18 reception for Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, newly-accredited Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations in Geneva.

Deputy PM attends 5th MLC Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Laos

Deputy PM attends 5th MLC Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Laos

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh will attend the 5th Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting from February 19-20, in Vientiane, Laos at the invitation of Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith.

Vietnam Fatherland Front asked to continue coordinating in COVID-19 fight

Vietnam Fatherland Front asked to continue coordinating in COVID-19 fight

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) to continue coordinating with the Government in raising the public’s awareness about their role in preventing and controlling the COVID-19 epidemic, ensuring health and safety for themselves and the community.

ASEAN 2020: ADSOM heads meet to prepare for ADMM Retreat

ASEAN 2020: ADSOM heads meet to prepare for ADMM Retreat

Heads of delegations to the ASEAN Defence Senior Officers’ Meeting (ADSOM) attended a working dinner in Hanoi on February 18 under the chair of Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh, Vietnam’s Deputy Defence Minister and head of ADSOM Vietnam.

Party official receives Japanese Communist Party delegation

Party official receives Japanese Communist Party delegation

Politburo member and head of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh received Vice Chairman of the Presidium of the Japanese Communist Party (JCP) Ogata Yasuo during a reception in Hanoi on February 18.

Defence Minister hosts his counterparts from Laos, Australia

Defence Minister hosts his counterparts from Laos, Australia

VOV.VN - Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich, Politburo member, Vice Secretary of the Central Military Commission and Minister of National Defence on February 18 hosted separate receptions for his counterparts from Laos and Australia on the sidelines of the ongoing ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat in Hanoi.

Vietnam pledges continued close coordination with WTO

Vietnam pledges continued close coordination with WTO

Vietnam vows to continue active and close coordination with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in all of its activities, said Vietnamese Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai during her meeting with WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo in Geneva, Switzerland on February 17.

Vietnam, Russia upgrade anti-corruption cooperation

Vietnam, Russia upgrade anti-corruption cooperation

The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam and the Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate upgraded their memorandum of understanding (MoU) on anti-corruption cooperation in Hanoi on February 17.

ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat opens in Hanoi

ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat opens in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat got underway in Hanoi from February 18-20, with a host of the major defence-military activities of the regional bloc, hosted by the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence as Vietnam is serving as the ASEAN Chair for 2020.

Vietnam works to ensure safety for ADMM Retreat

Vietnam works to ensure safety for ADMM Retreat

A delegation of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence on February 17 inspected preparations regarding security, safety, medical preparedness and others for the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat slated for February 18-20 in Hanoi.

Vietnam,EU expect early implementation of EVFTA,EVIPA

Vietnam,EU expect early implementation of EVFTA,EVIPA

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung has proposed the early implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).

Vietnam, Russia praised for effective anti-corruption cooperation

Vietnam, Russia praised for effective anti-corruption cooperation

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc applauded effective cooperation activities between the Government Inspectorate of Vietnam and the Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate at a February 17 reception in Hanoi for Chief of the Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate Chobotov Andrey Sergeevich.

Vietnam, Russia step up anti-corruption cooperation

Vietnam, Russia step up anti-corruption cooperation

VOV.VN - The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam and the Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate upgraded their memorandum of understanding (MoU) on anti-corruption cooperation in Hanoi on February 17.

ASEAN Chairman’s statement on joint response to COVID-19

ASEAN Chairman’s statement on joint response to COVID-19

VOV.VN - As Chairman of ASEAN in 2020, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc issued a statement on ASEAN’s joint response to the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), amid the complicated developments of the epidemic.

HCM City augments cooperation with Japanese prefecture

HCM City augments cooperation with Japanese prefecture

VOV.VN - Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen, during a reception on February 14 for Vice Governor of Wakayama prefecture Hiroshi Shimo, expressed the southern metropolis’ desire to step up future cooperation with Japanese localities, including Wakayama prefecture.

Vietnam, Brunei seek to boost closer cooperation in combating crimes

Vietnam, Brunei seek to boost closer cooperation in combating crimes

VOV.VN - Minister of Public Security General To Lam and Chairman of the National Security Committee of Brunei Major General Awang Halbi bin Mohd Yussof, who is also Second Minister of Defence have consented to boost all-around collaboration between Vietnam and Brunei, particularly in the fight against traditional and non-traditional crimes.

NA leader receives newly accredited diplomats of Vietnam

NA leader receives newly accredited diplomats of Vietnam

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on February 13 received newly accredited ambassadors and heads of overseas representative agencies of Vietnam, asking them to promote economic diplomacy to help with national development.