Ho Chi Minh City enhances cooperation with Japan’s Aichi prefecture

Ho Chi Minh City enhances cooperation with Japan’s Aichi prefecture

NDO – Ho Chi Minh City and Japan’s Aichi Province should enhance online meetings between leaders and units from the two localities in order to implement activities to boost their bilateral cooperation in the context of the complicated development of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Sep 14, 2020 16:40:32)


Party chief congratulates Vietnam News Agency on 75th anniversary

  Sep 13, 2020 10:23:40
NDO/VNA – Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong, on behalf of the Party and the State, has sent a letter of congratulations to the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) on its proud achievements over the 75 years since its establishment.  

Top leader orders careful preparations for Army’s 11th Party Congress

  Sep 12, 2020 17:57:18
NDO/VNA - Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong, who is also Secretary of the Central Military Commission, asked the Standing Board of the Central Military Commission to make meticulous preparations for the 11th Party Congress of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA). 

27th ASEAN Regional Forum adopts important documents

  Sep 12, 2020 16:26:36
NDO/VNA - The 27th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), as part of the 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting (AMM 53) and Related Meetings, has adopted several important documents, including the ARF Hanoi Plan of Action II, setting out cooperation priorities and directions for ARF activities in the 2020-2025 period. 

Activity promotes Vietnam – Ukraine friendship

  Sep 12, 2020 10:58:39
NDO – Vietnamese Ambassador to Ukraine Nguyen Anh Tuan on September 11 visited the specialised foreign language school no.251 named after President Ho Chi Minh in the capital city of Kiev on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of National Day and new academic year 2020-2021. 

Party Central Committee Office holds congress for 2020-2025 term

  Sep 12, 2020 10:57:15
NDO - The Office of the Central Committee on September 11 held the Party congress for the 2020-2025 tenure in the presence of former General Secretary Nong Duc Manh and Permanent member of the Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong. 

Party chief chairs meeting of sub-committee on documents

  Sep 11, 2020 21:55:15
NDO/VNA – Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong chaired a meeting of the Sub-Committee in charge of documents for the 13th National Party Congress in Hanoi on September 11. 

Leaders congratulate DPRK counterparts on National Day

  Sep 11, 2020 17:35:23
NDO/VNA – Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong cabled a congratulatory message to Chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un on the occasion of the country’s 72nd National Day (September 9, 1948- 2020). 

PM urges timely measures for dual goal realisation

  Sep 11, 2020 15:37:41
NDO – Each citizen and each enterprise should establish a “new normal” state in promoting both socio-economic development and COVID-19 prevention and control, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has stressed. 

Opening the door for Vietnamese rice to enter EU markets

  Sep 11, 2020 12:57:40
NDO - Under the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), the EU provides Vietnam with a quota of 80,000 tonnes of rice at a zero-per-cent tax rate per year. In order to create conditions for rice exporters, especially varieties of fragrant rice, in making the best use of the tariff preference, just over a month after the EVFTA comes into effect, the Government issued Decree No. 103/2020 / ND-CP on September 4, 2020, on the certification of fragrant rice varieties exported to the EU. 

Vietnam calls for protection of civilians in COVID-hit countries with conflicts

  Sep 11, 2020 09:55:46
NDO/VNA - Vietnam has called for the protection of civilians in countries with conflicts and COVID-19 pandemic during an online session of the United Nations Security Council on the implementation of Resolution 2532 on the pandemic on September 9. 

Vietnam, China hold new round of negotiations on sea-related issues

  Sep 11, 2020 09:53:43
NDO/VNA - Vietnam and China held the 13th round of negotiations of the working group on the sea area beyond the mouth of the Gulf of Tonkin and the 10th round of talks of the working group for consultation on cooperation for mutual development at sea, both in the form of video conference, on September 9. 

NA Standing Committee’s 48th session opens

  Sep 10, 2020 21:26:52
NDO/VNA – The 48th session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee opened in Hanoi on September 10 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. 

Vietnamese National Assembly and practical initiatives within AIPA 41

  Sep 10, 2020 18:12:17
NDO/VNA – With several initiatives, the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41), hosted by Vietnam under the theme of ‘Parliamentary Diplomacy for a Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN’ from September 8 to 10, is a significant milestone of the 14th National Assembly’s foreign relations during its term as the AIPA chair, as the COVID-19 pandemic is raging on in the region and the world. 

Brunei assumes AIPA chairmanship, highly values host Vietnam’s leadership

  Sep 10, 2020 17:44:03
NDO/VNA – Speaker of the Legislative Council of Brunei Pehin Abdul Rahman Taib on September 10 appreciated Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan’s exceptional leadership, efforts and dedication in fostering parliamentary diplomacy to drive the ASEAN region towards being more cohesive and responsive.