National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception for Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Martin Chungong on the sidelines of a conference themed “The National Assembly and the sustainable development goals” held in the central coastal city of Da Nang on December 17.
On September 7th, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the ASEAN+1 Summit with South Korea, Australia, and the UN, the ASEAN+3 Summit and the Mekong-Japan Summit within the framework of the 28th and 29th ASEAN Summit.
The Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics has opened a course to refresh skills for Secretaries of district level Party Committees.
Ho Chi Minh city (HCMC) and the Japanese city of Osaka on September 6th signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on supporting the Vietnamese city in developing a low-carbon city for the 2016-2020 periods.
Vietnam always gives the top priority to the special solidarity with Laos, considering this an invaluable asset in need of being preserved and developed, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
President Tran Dai Quang welcomed French President Francois Hollande this morning, September 6th at the Presidential Palace, a prelude to the Hollande’s visit to Vietnam.
Vietnam strongly condemns those behind a bomb blast targeting a night market in southern Philippines that killed and injured many civilians, and believes that they will be strictly punished.
The upcoming State visit to Vietnam by French President Francois Hollande from September 5-7 aims to promote the bilateral strategic partnership.
In 2016, Viet Nam came in 11th place out of 67 countries in the Working Abroad Index (from 36th in 2015).
The Defence Ministers of China and Vietnam have agreed to deepen defence ties between the two countries, thus bringing pragmatic interests to their people and contributing to peace and stability in the region and the world at large.
Dr. Dao Thi Nga, co-founder and director of the Center for Water Resources Conservation and Development (WARECOD), a Vietnamese non-governmental organization that focuses on water resources in the country, was among 15 Biodiversity “Hotspot Heroes” to be honoured on September 4th at the IUCN World Conservation Congress.
Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich, leading a high-ranking Vietnamese defense delegation, left Hanoi on August 28 for a three-day official visit to the People's Republic of China at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Senior Lieutenant General Chang Wanquan.
President Tran Dai Quang will have a state visit to Brunei and Singapore from August 26th to 30th.
On the occasion of the 71st anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day, President Tran Dai Quang hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 18th for 29 dignitaries representing 17 religious organizations nationwide, during which he stressed those religious activities, should aim to promote national unity to develop Vietnam into a prosperous, equitable, democratic and cultured country.
In an unprecedented fatal shooting that has rocked Vietnam, a forest ranger shot two high-ranking provincial leaders to death before killing himself on Thursday.
The Vietnam Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Centre for Zone 2 in Da Nang (Da Nang MRCC) has rescued a Singaporean sailor who has fell serious ill on the Cook Islands flagged vessel Sam Young offshore central Da Nang city early Sunday August 14th.
A Philippine citizen, who has fell serious ill on the Liberian flagged ship Nave Cetus, about 215 nautical miles off southern Vung Tau city, was safely taken ashore and given treatment on August 11th.