A number of important issues will be discussed while many agreements are expected to be signed during an upcoming visit to Laos by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told a Lao official on November 4.
Nearly 100 scholars from Vietnam, the US, Australia, Japan, the Philippines and India will attend a seminar discussing legal regulations on islands and shoals in international law and East Sea realities, in the central province of Khanh Hoa on August 17-18.
VOV.VN - The Council of Representatives of French and Vietnamese Associations (CRAFV) have asked China to respect the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s ruling on the Philippines lawsuit against China’s claims in the East Sea.
VOV.VN -The 49th founding anniversary of ASEAN was celebrated on August 4 by the ASEAN Pretoria Committee (APC) in Pretoria, South Africa, draw the participation of ambassadors fromVietnam, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore and Thailand.
VOV.VN -On the morning of July 30, strongest wind power near the tropical depression’s centre is estimated at 50-60 km/h, packing winds of 8-9 category, according to the Central Hydro- Meteorology Forecasting Centre.
VOV.VN -Vietnamese officials have actively participated in discussion panels of the 32nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which concluded on July 1 with 34 resolutions approved.
VOV.VN - Vietnam hopes the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) will issue a fair and objective decision on a petition filed by the Philippines contesting China’s claims to disputed areas in the East Sea, creating a foundation to peacefully settle disputes in the region.
VOV.VN - On April 11, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received visiting Filipino Secretary of Foreign Affairs Jose Almendras in Hanoi.
Chief of the General Staff General Do Ba Ty held separate bilateral meetings with heads of delegations from Laos, the Philippines, Myanmar, and Brunei on March 13 on the sidelines of the 13th ASEAN Chiefs of Defence Forces Informal Meeting (ACDFIM-13) in Laos.
Relevant agencies have repatriated 16 Vietnamese nationals aboard a cargo ship seized in the Philippines, while also working to return 15 fishermen who violated the waters of Papua New Guinea.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will lend the Philippines another US$400 million for the expansion of the Government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), local media reported on February 10.
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III has accepted the resignation of foreign minister Albert del Rosario.
(VOV) -Vietnam aims to become a modern industrial country, strongly defend its national independence, sovereignty, unity, and territorial integrity, and improve national status and prestige internationally by 2030.
(VOV) - Visitors to Thai Nguyen Tea Festival 2015 have a chance to learn about tea-drinking art, taste world’s most delicious types of tea and enjoy folk dances and music from Malaysia, the Philippines, Japan, China, India and the host Vietnam.
The Netherlands-based Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) on November 24 began hearing a case filed by the Philippines contesting China’s claims to disputed areas in the East Sea.
The International Conference of the 5th East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress closed in the central city of Da Nang in the morning of November 20 after three days of working.
The Vietnamese delegation, led by President Truong Tan Sang, made practical contributions to the success of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Manila, the Philippines from November 13-19, stated Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.
(VOV) -Vietnam and the Philippines issued a Joint Statement on the establishment of a strategic partnership in Manila on November 17.
A Vietnamese businesswoman who was arrested in the Philippines for carrying a bullet in her purse has returned home, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh has said.
(VOV) -President Truong Tan Sang and his wife are due to attend the 23rd APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Manila, the Philippines, from November 17 – 19.