Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan hosted a reception on April 20 for a US Senate delegation, led by Senator Patrick Leahy, Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Appropriations.
Politburo member, Minister of National Defence Ngo Xuan Lich hosted a reception for a Senate delegation from the US led by Vice Chairman of Appropriations Committee Senator Patrick Leahy in Hanoi on April 18.
VOV.VN - The US Senate has adopted President Donald Trump’s nomination of Daniel Kritenbrink, senior adviser for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) at the State Department, as US Ambassador to Vietnam to replace Ted Osius.
A 35-minute documentary about a Vietnamese teenage victim of Agent Orange (AO) was screened at the US Senate headquarters in Washington DC on June 28.
VOV.VN - Controversial new legislation in the US that toughens inspection rules for catfish imported from foreign markets is striking fear into the hearts of fishers in the Vietnamese farm raised catfish industry.
VOV.VN - The US Senate has voted to rule out 4 gun control measures. It illustrated a division among parties to enact tighter curbs on firearms.
VOV.VN - Vietnam welcomes the US Senate removal of the Department of Agriculture’s Vietnamese catfish inspection program.
The US Senate’s approval of a bill that would repeal the US Department of Agriculture’s catfish inspection programme is good news for Vietnam’s tra fish industry, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
The US Senate has approved by 55 votes to 43 a bill that would repeal the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s catfish inspection programme.
Canada is proceeding with plans to take in 25,000 Syrian refugees, but the country's background-vetting program is under scrutiny by a US congressional panel, with a hearing set for February 3, amid lawmaker concerns about US security.
President Barack Obama on September 8 secured 42 votes in the US Senate for the international nuclear deal with Iran, more than enough to keep Congress from passing a resolution disapproving of the pact.
President Barack Obama scored a major victory on May 22 when the US Senate voted to give him "fast-track" powers that would help wrap up negotiations on a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade deal central to projecting American influence in Asia.
(VOV) - Senior officials in charge of East Asia and Pacific of the US Department of State and Department of Defense held a hearing on May 13 to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on the East Sea issue.
The US Senate voted overwhelmingly on May 7 to pass a bill giving Congress the right to review, and potentially reject, an international agreement with Iran aimed at keeping it from developing nuclear weapons.
The US Senate rejected an effort on April 28 to require any nuclear agreement with Iran to be considered an international treaty, which would have forced any deal to be ratified by two-thirds of the Senate's 100 members.
(VOV) -National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung expressed the Vietnamese legislative body’s willingness to boost closer cooperative relations with the US Congress at a reception for Senator Bob Corker in Hanoi on August 4.
(VOV) - Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on July 11 Vietnam welcomes the US Senate’s passage of resolution 412 on the East Sea, asking China to fully observe international law and withdraw its oil platform from Vietnam’s waters in the East Sea.
(VOV) - The US Senate has adopted a resolution denouncing China’s unilateral actions in the East Sea and demanding a return of the status quo before May 1, 2014.
Senators Jim Webb and James Inhofe, the chair and ranking member of the US Senate Foreign Relations East Asian and Pacific Affairs Subcommittee on June 13 introduced a Senate resolution condemning China’s repeated use of force in the East Sea.