HCM City’s leader welcomes Japanese state minister

HCM City’s leader welcomes Japanese state minister

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong held a meeting on August 10 with visiting Japanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kazuyuki Nakane, who said his country wants to further promote concrete cooperation projects with the city.

China urged to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty

China urged to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty

VOV.VN -Vietnam has sufficient legal foundations and historical evidence affirming its sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Spratly) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes in line with international law, said Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang.

Vietnam, India enjoy vigorous growth of strategic partnership

Vietnam, India enjoy vigorous growth of strategic partnership

VOV.VN -Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh has highlighted the substantial and healthy development of Vietnam-India comprehensive strategic partnership in a recent media interview in observance of the ties between the two nations on the occasion of the 30th Diplomatic Conference slated for August 12-17 in Hanoi.

30th Diplomatic Conference to focus on four key issues

30th Diplomatic Conference to focus on four key issues

The 30th Diplomatic Conference will be held from August 12-17 in Hanoi. Themed "Vietnam's diplomatic work: Active, Innovation, Effectiveness towards successfully implementing Resolution of the 12th National Party Congress," the event will focus on four major areas.

Vietnamese, Thai navies enhance hydrographic cooperation

Vietnamese, Thai navies enhance hydrographic cooperation

Sent. Lieut. Gen. Pham Minh Ngoc, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam’s People Army (VPA), on August 9 urged the Vietnamese Hydrographic Office and the Hydrographic Department of the Royal Thai Navy to seek cooperation opportunities and soon sign a hydrographic cooperation between the two countries’ navies.

Vietnamese embassy hosts ASEAN anniversary celebration in Chile

Vietnamese embassy hosts ASEAN anniversary celebration in Chile

The Vietnamese Embassy in Chile, as rotating Chair of the ASEAN Committee in Santiago (ACS), coordinated with representative agencies of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand in organising a ceremony on August 8 to mark the 51st founding anniversary of ASEAN.

Vietnam values ties with the Philippines

Vietnam values ties with the Philippines

VOV.VN -Defence Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich assured Vietnam’s recognition of great importance to developing relations with the Philippines at a reception for Philippine Undersecretary of National Defence Lieut. Gen. Cardozo M. Luna in Hanoi on August 9.

Vietnam gearing up for World Economic Forum on ASEAN

Vietnam gearing up for World Economic Forum on ASEAN

VOV.VN -Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh affirmed the Vietnamese Party and State’s high regard for the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) at a meeting in Hanoi on August 9 with relevant ministries and agencies to review preparatory work for this important event.

UAE Embassy in Hanoi celebrates the ‘Year of Zayed’

UAE Embassy in Hanoi celebrates the ‘Year of Zayed’

VOV.VN -The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Hanoi on August 8 celebrated the 'Year of Zayed' 2018, marking 100 years since the birth of the country’s founding father, the late President, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

Singapore’s 53rd National Day observed in HCM City

Singapore’s 53rd National Day observed in HCM City

A get-together to mark the 53rd anniversary of Singapore’s National Day (August 9) was jointly held by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the city’s Vietnam-Singapore Friendship Association (VSFA) on August 8.

Vietnam, RoK legislatures boost cooperation

Vietnam, RoK legislatures boost cooperation

The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam supports and attaches importance to strengthening the friendship and cooperation with the NA of the Republic of Korea (RoK), said NA Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong.