Vietnam holds important position in India’s Act East policy, and the Southeast Asian country is among the nations that India has special friendship with, said visiting Indian President Ram Nath Kovind.
Vietnam will continue its close cooperation with India to further deepen the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two nations, Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has said.
The sixth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) closed in Hanoi on November 20 after nearly one month of sitting.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev wrapped up his two-day official visit to Vietnam on November 19 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The 14th National Assembly adopted five laws on November 19 during its sixth session.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev on November 19 visited a photo exhibition which featured the Vietnam-Russia traditional relations and comprehensive cooperation.
Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich led a delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army on November 19 began activities within the fifth Vietnam-China border defence friendship exchange in Long Zhou district, Chong Zuo city, Zhuang Autonomous Region in China’s Guangxi province.
Secretary of the Party Committee of Da Nang city Truong Quang Nghia on November 18 had a meeting with Indian President Ram Nath Kovind, who is on a State visit to Vietnam at the invitation of General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and President Nguyen Phu Trong.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on November 17 held talks with Foreign Minister of Papua New Guinea Rimbink Pato in the framework of the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and the high-ranking delegation of Vietnam arrived in Hanoi on November 15 evening, concluding a trip to Singapore for the 33rd ASEAN Summit and related summits at the invitation of his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has applauded a host of initiatives to step up ASEAN+3 cooperation, such as building a mechanism warning regional macroeconomic risks to improve the economies’ response readiness, and boosting regional collaboration in early disaster warning.
The National Assembly adopted the Law on Protection of State Secrets with 91.55 per cent of deputies voting in favour of the bill.
President of India Ram Nath Kovind and his spouse will pay a State-level visit to Vietnam from November 18 to 20.
The Vietnam-China border defence friendship exchange will take place in Cao Bang city’s Phuc Hoa district, in the northeast province of Cao Bang, and the Longzhou district in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China from November 19-21.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) needs to be in the form of a cooperation framework that fosters trade and investment, rendering common prosperity for the region.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, together with other leaders from ASEAN member countries, yesterday attended the plenary session of the ongoing 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore.
Prime Minister of Russia D. A. Medvedev will pay an official visit to Vietnam on November 18 and 19. The Foreign Ministry said the visit will be made at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.