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Vietnam underscores priority support for countries affected by COVID-19

Vietnam underscores priority support for countries affected by COVID-19

VOV.VN - Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, has called on governments, the UN, and international organisations such as the World Health Organization to step up co-ordination efforts to provide priority support for countries which have been negatively affected by COVID-19.

PM Phuc holds talks with UN Secretary General

PM Phuc holds talks with UN Secretary General

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New York on May 30 (US time), during which the Vietnamese leader highlighted the ties with the global organisation.

Vietnamese lass wins national letter writing contest

Vietnamese lass wins national letter writing contest

VOV.VN - Imagining herself as an advisor to the new UN Secretary-General, young eighth grade student Nguyen Do Huyen Vy from the province of Bac Ninh,wrote a letter advising him of the world issue she would tackle first.

Media essential to rule of law: UN Secretary General

Media essential to rule of law: UN Secretary General

“Traditional and new media are essential to the rule of law, good governance and democracy," UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon told participants of the 5th News Agencies World Congress (NAWC) in held Baku.

Vietnam pins high hopes on new UN Secretary General

Vietnam pins high hopes on new UN Secretary General

Vietnam hopes that newly-elected UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will actively mobilise resources and partnerships to successfully realise the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development as well as continue efforts to reshuffle the UN in line with its objectives and principles.

UN Secretary General visits Myanmar

UN Secretary General visits Myanmar

Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon arrived in Nay Pyi Taw on August 30, beginning his two-day working visit to Myanmar.

UN concerned by rising political tension in Congo ahead of vote

UN concerned by rising political tension in Congo ahead of vote

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on May 25 voiced concern about reports of rising political tension in the Democratic Republic of the Congo due to uncertainty about a presidential election scheduled to take place later this year.

UN chief Ban slams Israeli settlements as 'provocative acts'

UN chief Ban slams Israeli settlements as 'provocative acts'

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on January 26 slammed Israel's settlement activities as "provocative acts" that raise questions about its commitment to a two-state solution amid growing Palestinian frustration over nearly 50 years of occupation.

Message to Boston Global Forum

Message to Boston Global Forum

(VOV) -On December 12, the UN Secretary General extended a message to the ongoing Boston Global Forum underlining the need to develop a global culture of cybersecurity and share the benefits of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and the Internet.

Vietnam vows strict observance of NPT

Vietnam vows strict observance of NPT

Vietnam is committed to observing all obligations stipulated by the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of Vietnam’s permanent representative delegation at the United Nations (UN) has said.

Vietnam to contribute more to UN peacekeeping mission

Vietnam to contribute more to UN peacekeeping mission

Vietnam has learnt a lot from one year joining the United Nations peacekeeping mission and is ready to contribute more actively to peacekeeping activities, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told a conference in Hanoi on May 23.

UN Secretary General due to visit Vietnam

UN Secretary General due to visit Vietnam

(VOV) - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and his spouse will make an official visit to Vietnam on May 22-23 at the invitation of President Truong Tan Sang.