Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (U.N.), reiterated Vietnam’s consistent stance in favour of disarmament and nuclear non-proliferation at the debate of the First Committee on Disarmament and International Security in New York on October 2nd-10th.
The fifth Vietnam-Laos Ministerial Conference on Cooperation in Labour and Social Welfare was held in Vietnam’s central province of Da Nang, on August 4.
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the ASEAN establishment (August 8, 1967 – 2017), Politburo member, Deputy Prime Minister, and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh published an article, emphasising the important contributions of Vietnam to the building of a strong ASEAN Community.
Mozambique’s Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario has called upon Vietnamese businesses to engage more in trade, oil and gas, marine transport, and processing farm produce and seafood to soon realise the trade target set by the two countries’ leaders.
Private enterprises should continuously reform and increase their competitiveness in order to contribute 50%-60% of the national gross domestic product GDP), Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said while addressing the second Vietnam Private Sector Forum, held in Hanoi on July 31.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Ben Tre province to attract more investors with high technology along with financial and management capacity to boost the local growth.
Vietnam has an important role in fostering the development of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), affirmed ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh.
According to an Agreement signed in 1998 and a 2005 Road Traffic Protocol between the two governments, 500 vehicles transporting passengers and goods from each country are allowed to cross the border each day.
A ceremony was held on July 18th at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi to award senior Vietnamese leaders with most highly-valued state awards conferred by the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (LPDR).
Vietnam’s strategy for the auto sector’s development aims at facilitating investors’ engagement in the effort, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Minister of Public Security To Lam asked for stronger collaboration between Vietnam and Myanmar in fighting crime via bilateral and multilateral mechanisms during a reception in Hanoi on July 12 for Myanmar Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Aung Soe.
President Tran Dai Quang hosted a reception in Hanoi on July 11th for a delegation of war invalids, martyrs’ relatives and outstanding officers of the People’s Police Force on the occasion of the 70th War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27th).
Vice Chairman of the Commission for External Relations of the Party’s Central Committee Tran Dac Loi represented Vietnam at the 28th Standing Committee Meetings of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) from July 7th-9th.
Vietnam and Laos discussed the role of people’s councils in making decisions and supervising land issues at a seminar held in the northern mountainous province of Son La on July 6.
Indonesian Wiper Eddy Saputra, a crew member on board the Ad Astra ship (Marshall Island), has been saved by Vietnamese authorities after becoming unconscious while operating on Vietnam’s waters.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on the Vietnamese Consulate General’s staff in Frankfurt city, Hessen state, on July 5th right after his arrival in Germany.
(VNF) - On ocassion of the 241st anniversary of US's Independence Day (July 4), State President and Prime Minister of Vietnam has sent congratulation message to US President.