Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has commended authorities at all levels and all sectors for their efforts to ensure a safe and happy Lunar New Year festival (Tet) for all the people.
In Ho Chi Minh city, on September 14th, a conference on unknotting for foreigners and overseas Vietnamese to buy house in Vietnam was held by Thanh Nien Newspaper.
In the last 55 years, Vietnam has strongly supported Cuba. In the new context, however, this struggle is forecast to be more complicated and international support and solidarity are essential for Cuba’s survival as a nation.
President Truong Tan Sang attended the Global Leaders’ Meeting on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in New York, the US on September 27th (New York time) as part of his sideline activities at the UN Summit in which he affirmed that Vietnam will join hands with the UN and international community in ensuring gender equality.
(VNF) - Japan is Vietnam’s third-largest export market, just after China and the US. The most commonly exported goods to Japan were textiles, footwear, handicrafts, wooden items, seafood, crude oil, computers, and electronic devices.
(VNF) - The Vietnam National Flag Carrier (Vietnam Airlines) said that from September 18th it will add 600,000 seats on all domestic routes to meet the increased demand for air travel and reduce airport overload during Tet holiday 2016.
The joint vision statement on Vietnam-Japan relations, issued during Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s official visit to the East Asian country, affirmed their mutual resolve to intensify bilateral ties in all realms for the sake of the two peoples as well as peace, stability, cooperation and prosperity in the Asia-Pacific and the world.
Apart from Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ba Dinh Square is surrounded by a diverse range of historic constructions and tourist sites such as the Presidential Palace and one-pillar pagoda.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has offered a number of specific instructions after being updated on the positive socio-economic performance during January-August, asking to continue maintaining firmly macro-economic stability.
On the occasion of the 70th year of August Revolution (August 19th) and the National Day (September 2nd), on September 1st, a delegation from the Party Central Committee, the State President, the State President, the National Assembly, the Government, the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee paid homage to President Ho Chi Minh at his Mausoleum and commemorated martyrs at the heroic martyrs’ memorial.
President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro Moros is on an official visit to Vietnam from August 30th-31st at the invitation of President Truong Tan Sang.
On August 25th, in Brazil’s capital, Brasilia, as the chairman of the ASEAN Committee in Brasilia (ACB), Vietnamese Ambassador to Brazil Nguyen Van Kien worked with leaders from the Brazilian Foreign Ministry to promote the friendly and cooperative relations between ASEAN with Brazil.
The ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEMs) convened consultations with the bloc’s dialogue partners in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on August 23rd, agreeing to reinforce economic connectivity between the two sides.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines announces its plan to assist passengers on its flights for travel to/from Bangkok (Thailand) from now to September 18th, 2015 after recent bomb attacks in the capital.
Ho Chi Minh City organised a flag hoisting ceremony at a wharf park in the downtown area on August 9 to mark Vietnam's 20-year membership entry to ASEAN and the bloc's 48th founding anniversary.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong gave a reception for US Secretary of State John Kerry in Hanoi on August 7, where he praised Kerry’s contributions to the Vietnam-US ties over the past years as well as his role in important diplomatic activities between the two countries recently.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh called on ASEAN to take a proactive approach and uphold its sense of responsibility in dealing with the East Sea issue while attending the 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 48) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on August 4.