Vietnam attaches importance to ties with Belgium, a founding member with an important role in the European Union, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told King Philippe of Belgium during their meeting in Brussels on October 18.
Illegal construction in the East Sea and its impact on regional peace, security, economy and trade will be put on the table at an international seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25th with the attendance of over 20 law experts and scholars at home and abroad.
In the 2015-2020 period, the party committee of the Organs of the General Department of Politics will strive their best to continuously direct constituent units to grasp thoroughly resolutions and instructions at all levels, especially those of the 12th National Party Congress and the 10th Party Congress of the Army; heighten responsibilities; improve quality of the advisory task in terms of party and political work in the army; and achieve all assigned tasks.
Vietnam and Thailand issued a joint press communique on the occasion of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s official visit to Thailand on July 23, which emphasised measures to strengthen the Strategic Partnership between the two countries at the dawn of the fifth decade of bilateral relations.
China’s military drill in the area covering islands and reefs in the northeast of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago severely violates Vietnam’s sovereignty over the chain of islands, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh said at a regular press conference on July 23rd.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended the debut of the National Committee for activities of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in 2017 (APEC 2017) in Hanoi on July 21.
The Vietnam visit by Chinese Politburo Standing Committee member and Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli is beneficial to bilateral ties across various domains, Chinese Deputy Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan told a press conference in Hanoi on July 18.
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung received the visiting Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong in Hanoi on July 17.
Vietnam welcomes the efforts of parties in reaching a comprehensive agreement between Iran and P5+1 (the US, the UK, Germany, France, Russia and China) on Iran’s nuclear power on July 14, stated Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Hai Binh at a regular conference in Hanoi on July 16.
Vietnam and Laos will continue facilitating information exchanges, theory research and increase education campaigns to raise public awareness of the special solidarity and traditional friendship between the two Parties and peoples, said a Lao senior Party official.
Vietnam will exert all efforts and closely coordinate with China to fight corruption, Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan said on July 13.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has thanked the United Nations (UN) and its Secretary General for their valuable support to Vietnam over the past time, especially in dealing with the war consequences.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received outgoing Ambassador and Head of the European Union Delegation to Vietnam Franz Jessen in Hanoi on Wednesday, saying his contributions to bilateral ties over the past four years have been highly appreciated.
US senator John McCain welcomed Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong at the US parliament building in Washington on July 8.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and US President Barrack Obama held talks at the White House in Washington on July 7 (local time).
The visit by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong to the US, scheduled for July 6th-10th, the first time a General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam has made a visit to the US, is of historic significance.
Thirty-one Vietnamese, French and French-Vietnamese associations and organisations have signed a petition showing their concerns over China’s recent actions that complicated tensions in the East Sea.