(VNF) - Yesterday U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Susan Sutton and representatives of the Ninh Thuan People’s Committee inaugurated a Disaster Management Coordination Center that will enhance Vietnam’s capacity to respond to natural disasters and to aid vulnerable populations when disasters strike.
President of the United States of America Barack Hussein Obama will pay an official visit to Vietnam from May 22nd – 25th at the invitation of Vietnamese leadership, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
A Vietnamese delegation attended the 7th US-ASEAN Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) meeting held on April 28th at the ASEAN Secretariat headquarters in Indonesia’s capital city of Jakarta.
(VNF) - In Da Nang city on April 22nd, the fourth annual National Field Epidemiology Training Program Scientific Conference opened, showcasing over 35 public health research projects from national, regional, and provincial public health institutes in Vietnam.
EducationUSA advising center at the US Embassy Hanoi hosted the EducationUSA higher education spring fair on March 17th in Hanoi.
The Commander of the US Pacific Fleet Admiral Scott H. Swift and Commander of the US Marine Corps Forces Pacific Lieutenant General John A. Toolan met with Rear Admiral Pham Hoai Nam, the Commander of the Vietnam People's Navy March 18th.
The 2017 Fulbright Vietnamese Scholar Program (VSP) which provides grants to Vietnamese scholars to lecture and/or conduct research at American institutions or universities for three months up to nine months is now seeking qualified candidates.
(VNF) - On January 7th, the US mission to Vietnam announces the recruitment season for Vietnamese host institutions interested in the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Program (ETA) academic year 2016-2017.
Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and US Secretary of State John Kerry discussed relations between the two countries over the phone on January 6th.
(VNF) - The US Agency for International Development (USAID) announced six new projects serving persons with disabilities in Vietnam aimed at promoting health, social inclusion and disability rights, with continuing funding from the US Congress.
(VNF) – State President Truong Tan Sang praised the effective outcomes of the CGI in Viet Nam, particularly in treatment of HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other infectious diseases.
The US Pacific Fleet’s hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) and hi-speed vessel USNS Millinocket (JHSV 3) docked in Tien Sa port in the central city of Da Nang on August 17 for their last stops of the Pacific Partnership 2015 (PP15).
(VNF) - The hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) and joint high speed vessel USNS Millinocket (JHSV 3) arrived in the central city of Da Nang on August 17th for their last mission stops of Pacific Partnership 2015.
A U.S. war veteran has sought atonement and relief in Vietnam thanks to a Buddhist statue.
Trade is considered the most successful cooperation field between Vietnam and the US in the 20 years since they normalised their diplomatic ties, as heard at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on July 31.
(VNF) - The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) on July 29th agreed to cooperate in strengthening adoption of renewable energy and energy efficiency policies for sustainable low-emission development in the nation.
Last week’s historic visit by General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong to Washington to meet with President Obama in the White House has ushered in a new chapter in Vietnam and US relations.