Lawmakers to cast confidence votes on high-ranking positions
10/17/2018 3:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
National Assembly Deputy Bui Thi An speaks to Hải Quan online (Customs) newspaper about a confidence vote that will be held in late October for high-ranking officials in the National Assembly and people’s councils.

Vietnam, Belgium promote cooperation in multiple fields
10/17/2018 10:17:34 AM (GMT+7)
 The Prime Ministers of Vietnam and Belgium announced at a joint press conference in Brussels on October 16 that they had agreed to promote cooperation between the two countries in multiple fields.

Lawmakers approve continued pilot e-visa issuance for foreigners
10/17/2018 11:19:07 AM (GMT+7)
 The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee decided on October 16 to extend the pilot e-visa programme for foreign visitors to Vietnam by another two years.

Vietnamese Defence Minister to attend ASEAN defence ministers’ meetings in Singapore
10/17/2018 10:18:46 AM (GMT+7)
 Minister of Defence Ngo Xuan Lich will lead the Vietnamese delegation to take part in the 12th ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting (ADMM) and 5th ADMM-Plus in Singapore from October 18 to 20.

Vietnamese PM holds talks with Austrian Chancellor
10/16/2018 11:01:03 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in Vienna, Austria, on October 15, as part of his official visit to the European country.

Legislature to elect State President at beginning of sixth session
10/16/2018 10:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The National Assembly (NA) will elect the State President at the beginning of the sixth session, said NA General Secretary and Chairman of the NA Office Nguyen Hanh Phuc at the NA Standing Committee’s 28th meeting on October 16.

Vietnam boosts cooperative ties with Belgium, EU: diplomat
10/16/2018 12:07:26 PM (GMT+7)
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s tour to Belgium and the EU marks important milestones for Vietnam-Belgium relations and the Vietnam-EU Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation, a diplomat has said.

NA Standing Committee convenes 28th session
10/16/2018 11:23:41 AM (GMT+7)
 The National Assembly Standing Committee opened its 28th session on October 15, with a focus on preparations for the upcoming sixth session of the National Assembly. 

PM calls on Austrian businesses to invest in Vietnam
10/16/2018 10:59:59 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on Austrian businesses to invest in a wide range of areas in Vietnam while addressing the Vietnam-Austria Business Forum in Vienna on October 15. 

Second group of VN’s peacekeeping force sets off for South Sudan
10/15/2018 6:07:25 PM (GMT+7)
 A ceremony was held at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on October 15 to see off the second group of Vietnam’s first Level-2 field hospital to the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan. 

Vietnam – Austria ties enjoy extensive growth
10/15/2018 10:22:41 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc began an official visit to Austria on October 14 as part of his trip to Europe. 

Vietnam supports UN's central role in multilateral international system
10/14/2018 7:15:00 AM (GMT+7)
Addressing the High-level General Debate of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on countries to continue highlighting the role of the UN and join hands for a world of peace, equality and sustainable development.