ASEAN steps up defence cooperation with US, China

ASEAN steps up defence cooperation with US, China

NDO/VNA – ASEAN defence ministers held a meeting with the participation of Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe and US Secretary of Defence James Mattis on October 19. (Oct 19, 2018 21:43:34)


Vietnam calls on Italian parliament to back early ratification of EVFTA

  Oct 19, 2018 09:45:58
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh called on the Italian parliament to support the early signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) during his meeting with Italy’s Lower House Speaker Roberto Fico on October 18.  

Vietnam to work with IPU members in promoting peace, sustainable development

  Oct 19, 2018 09:40:27
NDO/VNA – The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam pledges to be an active and responsible member of the Assembly of the International Parliamentary Union (IPU) and is willing to work with parliaments of countries to implement IPU resolutions and initiatives, thus contributing to building peace and sustainable development for the benefit of the people around the world.  

PM calls for closer Asia-Europe connectivity, cooperation

  Oct 18, 2018 21:58:30
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said it is time to further strengthen and step up Asia-Europe connectivity and cooperation towards the target of sustainable development and common prosperity.  

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets with Belgian King Philippe

  Oct 18, 2018 21:10:00
NDO/VNA - 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. 

Deputy PM hosts leaders of AMMD-6 delegations

  Oct 18, 2018 21:08:50
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception in Hanoi on October 18 for heads of delegations attending the sixth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters (AMMD-6).  

Deputy PM: Vietnam treasures locality-to-locality cooperation with Japan

  Oct 18, 2018 21:06:44
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung received Governor of Japan’s Niigata prefecture Hideyo Hanazumi in Hanoi on October 18, noting that Vietnam attaches importance to locality-to-locality cooperation between the two countries. 

PM meets Belgian former Foreign Minister

  Oct 18, 2018 21:04:42
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting on October 18 with Steven Vanackere, Belgian former Foreign Minister and head of a group of parliamentarians from the Flemish Christian Democratic Party, who has made great contributions to the growth of the Vietnam-Belgium relationship. 

Ho Chi Minh City bolsters collaboration with the French city of Lyon

  Oct 18, 2018 18:01:22
NDO/VNA – Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, Le Thanh Liem, hosted a reception on October 18 for Max Vincent, Vice President of Lyon, France, during which they signed a cooperation agreement for 2018-2020 between the two sides. 

Government leader meets Vietnamese people in Belgium

  Oct 18, 2018 17:49:53
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the Vietnamese Embassy in Brussels on the evening of October 17, where he met with the embassy staff, representatives from the overseas Vietnamese community and Vietnamese students in Belgium. 

Vietnam urges ASEAN to reiterate political commitment to anti-drug efforts

  Oct 18, 2018 17:48:14
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has urged ASEAN to continue reiterating its political commitment at a high level to anti-drug efforts at the sixth ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters (AMMD), which opened in Hanoi on October 18. 

RoK's National Foundation Day marked in Ho Chi Minh City

  Oct 18, 2018 17:45:52
NDO/VNA – The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the city’s Vietnam-Republic of Korea Friendship Association co-hosted a gathering marking the 4,350th National Foundation Day of the RoK. 

Vietnam willing to create favourable conditions for Japanese investors: Deputy PM

  Oct 18, 2018 17:32:23
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister, Trinh Dinh Dung, has affirmed that the Vietnamese Government is willing to create favourable conditions for enterprises from Niigata Prefecture in particular, and other Japanese localities as a whole, to make investment and do successful business in Vietnam. 

Vietnam, Cambodia discuss facilitation of repatriation of Vietnamese martyrs’ remains

  Oct 18, 2018 16:46:08
NDO – The 17th session of the Governmental Specialised Committees of Vietnam and Cambodia convened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 18, discussing cooperation promotion in the search, collection and repatriation of the remains of Vietnamese martyrs, volunteer soldiers and specialists who sacrificed their lives in Cambodia during wartime. 

Vietnam and US work to overcome war consequences

  Oct 18, 2018 11:24:32
NDO – Vietnam’s Defence Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich has asked the United States to actively work with Vietnam in the time ahead to promptly implement and complete the dioxin detoxification project at Bien Hoa Airport in Dong Nai province, aiming to liberate the polluted land and contribute to accelerating socio-economic development in Vietnam.