PM Phuc sanguine of growing Vietnam-Laos ties

PM Phuc sanguine of growing Vietnam-Laos ties

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc showed his elation at the strong development of traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos while receiving visiting Lao Minister of Justice Xaysy Santivong in Hanoi on December 10.

Vietnamese, Chinese armies boost political cooperation

Vietnamese, Chinese armies boost political cooperation

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Trong Nghia, Deputy Director of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA)’s General Department of Politics held talks on December 3 with Lieut. Gen. Liu Dewei, Vice Chairman of the Department of Political Work under China's Central Military Commission (CMC).

Japan honours late Vietnamese Party leader Do Muoi

Japan honours late Vietnamese Party leader Do Muoi

The Embassy of Japan in Hanoi held a ceremony on December 4 to posthumously present the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun to the late General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) Do Muoi.

Vietnam, Russia hold fourth defence strategy dialogue

Vietnam, Russia hold fourth defence strategy dialogue

The Vietnamese and Russian ministries of defence held their fourth defence strategy dialogue in Moscow on December 3, affirming that defence cooperation remains a pillar in the two countries’ relations.

Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung busy with meetings in RoK

Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung busy with meetings in RoK

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung met with the head of the Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF), the President of the Republic of Korea (RoK)-Vietnam Friendship Association and leaders of several major RoK corporations in Seoul on December 4.

PM Phuc: Vietnam treasures ties with UK

PM Phuc: Vietnam treasures ties with UK

VOV.VN - Vietnam has always treasured ties with the UK, which holds an important role in Europe and the world, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a meeting with UK Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, in Hanoi on December 4.

NA Chairwoman meets Vietnam’s Honorary Consul General in RoK region

NA Chairwoman meets Vietnam’s Honorary Consul General in RoK region

VOV.VN - National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan applauded the contributions by Honorary Consul General of Vietnam in Busan-Gyeongnam region Park Soo-kwan to developing the Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) ties while meeting him on December 4 as part of her official visit to the East Asian nation.

Hanoi People’s Council opens seventh session

Hanoi People’s Council opens seventh session

The 15th People’s Council of Hanoi convened its seventh session on December 4 to review the city’s performance in socio-economic development and national defence and security in 2018, and set forth solutions for 2019.

NA Chairwoman begins official visit to RoK

NA Chairwoman begins official visit to RoK

Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and a high-ranking NA delegation arrived in Busan city on December 4, beginning her four-day official visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) at the invitation of Speaker of the RoK National Assembly Moon Hee-sang.

Vietnam, RoK seek ways to intensify mutual trust

Vietnam, RoK seek ways to intensify mutual trust

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung and the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon agreed on measures to enhance mutual trust and understanding between Vietnam and the RoK, thus boosting the bilateral relationship in a more effective and comprehensive manner.

Vietnam’s third-cycle UPR national report released

Vietnam’s third-cycle UPR national report released

Vietnam has implemented 175 out of the 182 recommendations by the UN Human Rights Council’s (UNHRC) second-cycle Universal Periodic Review (UPR) which it accepted in June 2014, heard a workshop in Hanoi on December 3.

Leipzig delegation seeks investment opportunities in Hanoi

Leipzig delegation seeks investment opportunities in Hanoi

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung welcomed a delegation from the German city of Leipzig in Hanoi on December 3, who are in the capital city to learn about opportunities for cooperation, investment, and trade.

Hot issues cleared up at Government’s regular press conference

Hot issues cleared up at Government’s regular press conference

The Ho Chi Minh City metro project has already disbursed more than 13.6 trillion VND (584.8 million USD) out of the 17.3 trillion VND (743.9 million USD) of its planned funding to date, according to Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung.