Deputy PM’s visit deemed milestone in Vietnam-Spain relations
5/27/2017 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
The freshly concluded official visit to Spain by Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on the occasion of 40 years of the countries’ diplomatic relations is an important milestone in the promotion of bilateral ties in the years to come.

Vietnam, Portugal discuss ways to enhance relations
5/27/2017 9:42:00 AM (GMT+7)
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Portuguese Foreign Minister Augusto Santos Silva discussed a range of specific measures to boost relations between Vietnam and Portugal during their talks in Lisbon on May 26. 

Vietnam opposes Taiwan’s drills in Truong Sa archipelago
5/26/2017 5:09:54 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s Taiwan conducting a number of live-fire exercises in the waters area around Ba Binh island, which belongs to Vietnam’s Truong Sa archipelago.

US Ambassador visits Khanh Hoa for Pacific Partnership 17
5/26/2017 5:45:26 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Ambassador Osius visited Khanh Hoa province from May 23 to 24 to highlight Pacific Partnership 17’s (PP17) collaboration with the province. 

US transfers high endurance cutter to Vietnam Coast Guard
5/26/2017 4:22:46 PM (GMT+7)
The U.S. Coast Guard transferred a High Endurance Cutter to the Vietnam Coast Guard during a ceremony in Honolulu on Thursday morning. 

Nepotism in civil service appointments
5/26/2017 5:06:07 PM (GMT+7)
A government report sent to the on-going third session of the 14th National Assembly has raised concern about rampant nepotism at state agencies with 58 cases in nine provinces and cities.

Hanoi looks to welcome more Korean investors
5/26/2017 4:52:56 PM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi will create all best possible conditions for investors from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest in Hanoi as well as for 50,000 RoK citizens living in the Vietnamese capital, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung.

Cambodian front official meets with Hanoi officials
5/26/2017 4:56:27 PM (GMT+7)
 A visiting delegation from the Solidarity Front for the Development of Cambodia’s Motherland led by its Vice Chairman and Acting General Secretary Nhem Valy, has met with officials from the Hanoi Party Committee.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggests Google open representative office in Vietnam
5/26/2017 4:04:21 PM (GMT+7)
 PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested Google open official representative office in Viet Nam as many of Google’s services have been widely used by Vietnamese businesses and people.

Dutch Queen Máxima to visit Vietnam to discuss access to financial services
5/26/2017 2:52:43 PM (GMT+7)
 Queen Máxima of the Netherlands to visit HCMC, Da Lat, and Hanoi from May 30 to June 1 in her role as the UN Secretary-General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development.

Party official meets Vietnamese ambassadors abroad
5/26/2017 3:14:23 PM (GMT+7)
 The representative offices of Vietnam in foreign countries should continue prioritising matters that serve Vietnam’s sustainable development and raise the country’s profile within the world arena.

Spokesperson details protection of overseas Vietnamese citizens
5/26/2017 10:20:18 AM (GMT+7)
 Measures to protect Vietnamese citizens involved in several incidents in other countries were clarified by Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang at a regular press conference in Hanoi on May 25.