VNF - In the afternoon of 9 January, at the Government Headquarters, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam met with the President of SOS Children's Villages International Siddahartha Kaul.
It is a great honour for Vietnam to host an APPF annual meeting for the second time and the country appreciates support from APPF members, said National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse will attend the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit and the 69th anniversary of the Republic Day in India from January 24th-26th as guest of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In 2017, Vietnam has demonstrated a proactive diplomatic approach in deploying its foreign policy by hosting the APEC Year and participating in a series of multilateral forums like G20 Summit, the 31st ASEAN Summit and the International Conference on the Future of Asia,
Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has selected Vietnam’s 10 most notable events of 2017 as follows:
A workshop of ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) on UN peacekeeping operations opened at the Vietnam Peacekeeping Center in Hanoi on December 19, co-chaired by the host, Canada and the Republic of Korea.
President Tran Dai Quang and General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central Committee and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith jointly hosted a press conference in Hanoi on December 20 to announce the conclusion of the Vietnam-Laos, Laos-Vietnam Friendship and Solidarity Year 2017.
The Government of Vietnam has consistently pursued a comprehensive integration policy with the focus placed on international economic integration, considering this as a motivation to promote economic reform, growth and development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
The 11th Investment-Trade and Tourism Promotion Forum of the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Development Triangle took place in the southern province of Binh Phuoc on December 18.
Work began on the construction of a high school, a gift from General Secretary of the Communist Party of Việt Nam Nguyễn Phú Trọng, in Laos’ Bolikhamsai Province on Wednesday.
The Air Defense-Air Force Veterans’ Association in the south held a get-together for historical witnesses on December 2 in celebration of the 45th anniversary of the "Hanoi-Dien Bien Phu in the Air" victory.
As many as 1,250 dignitaries, monks, nuns and followers attended the eighth congress of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) that opened in Hanoi on November 21.
A Seminar themed “Supporting innovative and sustainable agriculture in Viet Nam” will take place in Ha Noi on November 23.
(VNF) - On November 12, the ASEAN Coordinating Council officially approved the appointment of Vietnamese Ambassador Hoang Anh Tuan as the Deputy Secretary General of ASEAN for political – security affairs for the 2018 – 2021 term.
(VNF) – General Secretary of the Communist Party of China, President Xi Jinping and Poliburo Member, Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on November 12 attended the inauguration ceremony of the Vietnam – China Friendship Palace.
Russia has offered US$5 million in aid to Vietnam to support regions hit by Typhoon Damrey
The Japanese government, through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), has just donated 105 water filtering systems to help residents in the two central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Nam cope with aftermath of flooding.