The 12th Vietnam – Australia defence cooperation consultation, which will cover a wide range of issues, is expected to boost ties between the two defence ministries, said Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh.
Speaker of the House of Representatives of Australia Tony Smith began an official three-day visit to Vietnam on July 23 at the invitation of Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Australia have signed free trade agreements (FTAs) committing to tax rate cuts, which will help to stimulate import-export activities between the two nations.
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has granted an interview to Vietnam News Agency’s correspondents in Sydney on the occasion of her visit to Vietnam from May 26-28.
A celebration of the 45th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Australia diplomatic ties was held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 25.
The Vietnam-Australia cooperation is witnessing an increasingly strong development and the enhancement of relations is one of the focuses of both sides, said Australian Ambassador to Vietnam Craig Chittick.
VOV.VN - Australia ranked 14th among more than 200 Vietnam’s trade partners with the total value of imports and exports being around US$6.45 billion for 2017, a year-on-year rise of 22.7%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
With 300,000 people, the Vietnamese people community in Australia has made significant contributions to the strong bond between the two countries, experts said.
A get-together was held by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations and the municipal chapter of the Vietnam-Australia Friendship Association on February 6 to celebrate Australia Day (January 26) and 45 years of Vietnam-Australia diplomatic relations (February 26).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed he will make concerted efforts to elevate relations between Vietnam and Australia to a new height during a reception for Australian Ambassador to Vietnam Craig Chittick in Hanoi on October 24.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Western Australia have great potential for strengthening bilateral cooperation in economics, trade and investment, Ambassador Luong Thanh Nghi told local authorities during his trip to the Australian state on August 5-6.
(VOV) - Australia will work closely together with Vietnam in negotiations of the Tran-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement.
(VOV) - Senate President John Hogg lauded the effective cooperation between the legislative bodies of Australia and Vietnam at a March 25 reception for newly-accredited ambassador Luong Thanh Nghi.
(VOV) - The Consulate General of Vietnam in Perth, Australia, organised a ceremony on March 15 to honor Vietnamese women’s role and introduce the country’s culinary art.
(VOV) - Over the years Australia has assisted Vietnam to empower women and promote gender equality.
(VOV) - Australia will provide AUD2.5 million to help Vietnam progress investment reform, rural sector restructuring and competition policy.
Vietnam always places importance on its ties with Australia and wants to boost their comprehensive partnership in a result-orientated manner.
(VOV) - The new Australian government highly values Vietnam’s increasing profile and considers the country one of its key partners in the Asia-Pacific region, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has said.
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop began a three-day visit to Vietnam on February 17 to strengthen cooperation in various areas between the two countries.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Australia can deepen their cooperation in areas such as education, agricultural development and mineral ore exploration, Australia’s Chief Minister of the Northern Territory has suggested.