UNHRC passes climate change resolution co-created by Vietnam

UNHRC passes climate change resolution co-created by Vietnam

NDO/VNA – The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) carried out the final discussions of its 35th session in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22-23, adopting 36 resolutions and delivered a presidential statement, including a draft resolution on climate change and human rights, co-created by Vietnam. (Jun 24, 2017)

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  Jun 23, 2017
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APEC 2017 enables Vietnam, Mexico to promote ties

  Jun 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – The upcoming APEC Summit 2017, to be held in the central city of Da Nang in November, with the participation of Mexican President Enrique Mena Nieto, is expected to help strengthen the all-round cooperation between Vietnam and Mexico, stated Ambassador of Vietnam to Mexico, Le Linh Lan. 

50th anniversary of Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic ties marked

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NDO - The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia held a banquet on June 22 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic ties (June 24, 1967-2017).  

Cambodian NA President Heng Samrin begins official visit to Vietnam

  Jun 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – A high-ranking delegation of the Cambodian National Assembly (NA), led by President Heng Samrin, starts a four-day official friendly visit to Vietnam on June 23, at the invitation of Vietnamese NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.  

Vietnamese, Cambodian PMs discuss cooperation measures

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a working session with his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen in the southern province of Binh Duong on June 22 to discuss measures to further boost the two countries’ relations. 

PM Phuc welcomes Cambodian PM Hun Sen to revisit Vietnam

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 21 welcomed his Cambodian counterpart, Hun Sen, for a revisit to Vietnam’s Binh Phuoc province, where he embarked on a journey to save his country from the Pol Pot regime 40 years ago. 

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NDO/VNA – President Tran Dai Quang, on June 21, offered condolences to Vanuatu on the passing of President Baldwin Lonsdale. 

Deputy PM welcomes former US Secretary of State

  Jun 21, 2017
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hosted a reception in Hanoi on June 21 for former US Secretary of State John Kerry who is on a two-day working visit to Vietnam. 

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  Jun 21, 2017
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Kerry wants to help Ho Chi Minh City attract foreign investment

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Vietnam, Lao enhance cooperation in information and technology

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Ex-Secretary of State Kerry pledges US support for Vietnam’s clean energy

  Jun 21, 2017
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