The recent decision to grant e-visas to citizens from 80 countries is part of efforts in administrative reform regarding entry and exit management, helping to bolster investment attraction, socio-economic development, tourism, diplomacy, and defence and security.
The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) are expected to create new momentum for the comprehensive cooperative partnership between the two sides, Vice Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Doan Khac Viet has said.
Saudi-led warplanes killed at least 82 people when they struck mourners at a hall in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on October 8, the acting health minister in the Houthi-run administration said, but the coalition denied any role in the incident.
Vietnam does not support the use of freedom of speech to insult other people or to incite extremism, damaging the good ties between Vietnam and Cambodia, Foreign Ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh said.
Vietnam strongly condemns terror attacks on civilians, most recently a bomb blast in Pakistan which claimed tens of lives and injured hundreds of others, stated Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh on March 28.
Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Le Hai Binh answered reporters’ queries about Vietnam’s citizen protection abroad during a regular press briefing in Hanoi on October 8.
Vietnam demands Thailand promptly investigate and strictly punish individuals involved in Thai marine police’s recent fatal shooting against Vietnamese fishing boats, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh said.
Relevant Vietnamese and Cambodian agencies have closely coordinated to control the situation in their joint border areas and not let the border matter affect the countries’ friendship, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh said on July 23.
Vietnam welcomes Cuba and the US’s opening of their respective embassies in one another’s country, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh said at a regular press conference on July 23.
China’s military drill in the area covering islands and reefs in the northeast of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago severely violates Vietnam’s sovereignty over the chain of islands, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh said at a regular press conference on July 23.
There has been no report of Vietnamese casualties in the recent fighting in eastern Ukraine, Foreign Minister’s spokesman Le Hai Binh said in response to reporters’ queries in Hanoi on January 28.
The first Model East Asia Summit (Model EAS) recently hosted by the US Embassy in Hanoi brought 33 students together to exchange ideas on policy issues that have a direct impact on the Vietnamese youth.
In Vietnam, citizens' rights to freedom are clearly enshrined in the constitution and legal documents and are guaranteed in reality, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Luong Thanh Nghi on September 25.
Vietnam strongly opposes Taiwan’s plan to conduct a live fire exercise in Ba Binh island, which belongs to Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago, says a Foreign Ministry spokesman.
Some of the comments on the situation in Vietnam stated in the US Human Rights Report 2011 are not objective, says Foreign Ministry spokesman Luong Thanh Nghi.
Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry once again requested China to release Vietnamese fishing vessels detained by the neighbouring country, calling it a “serious violation of Vietnamese sovereignty”.
Vietnam opposes the Chinese Department of Fisheries’ ban on fishing in the East Sea, says Le Thanh Nghi, spokesman of the Foreign Ministry.
China’s unilateral fishing ban in the East Sea violates Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, and its sovereign rights and jurisdiction over its exclusive economic zones and continental shelf.
In Vietnam, no one is arrested for expressing opinions, says Foreign Ministry Spokesman Luong Thanh Nghi.
Vietnam wishes the situation in Lybia will soon stabilize and the Lybian people will be able to live in peace, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Luong Thanh Nghi.