Foreign leaders congratulate Vietnam on National Day

Leaders of foreign countries have extended their congratulations to the Vietnamese Party and State leaders on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2, 1945).

Vietnam, Cambodia seek ways to step up bilateral ties

The Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) within the framework of the 17th meeting of the Vietnam-Cambodia Joint Commission for Economic, Cultural, Scientific and Technological Cooperation (JC 17) opened in Phnom Penh on August 20.

Pope Francis welcomes Vietnamese leader to Vatican

Pope Francis has welcomed and spoken highly of President Tran Dai Quang’s visit to the Vatican, considering it an occasion for Vietnam and the Vatican to enhance mutual understanding, thereby fostering bilateral ties.

Vietnam, Belarus boost military technology cooperation

Defence Deputy Minister Be Xuan Truong met with Smolsky Gennady Aleksandrovich, Vice Chairman of the State Military-Industrial Committee of the Republic of Belarus, in Hanoi on November 15.

U.S. buys up over $10 billion worth of Vietnamese goods in first four months

The U.S. was Vietnam's first export market to break the $10 billion barrier in the first four months of the year, and continued to be Vietnam’s largest export market making up nearly 21.6 percent of the nation’s total export value during that period.

Deputy PM requests fixing overlapping administrative regulations

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for amending overlapping regulations, including the operations of government units as part of administrative reform efforts for the new tenure.

Vietnam legal system complies with commitments in ASEAN

Vietnam has actively reviewed the compatibility of its legal system with international treaties in ASEAN in anticipation of the formation of the ASEAN Community at the year’s end.

Italy hopes to deepen relations with ASEAN

Italy hopes to deepen its relationship with ASEAN and pledges to work with other members of the EU to promote ASEAN-EU dialogues.

Vietnam reserves legal interests in East Sea

Vietnam will keep a close watch on the process of the East Sea-related case filed by the Philippines and reserves the right to use all proper and necessary peaceful measures to protect its rights and legal interests in the East Sea, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on October 31.

Vietnam, Belarus seek all-round co-operation

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong suggested Vietnam and Belarus increase technological transfers and establish joint ventures in order to strengthen their economic and trade ties.

Number of foreign visitors to Vietnam increases

Foreign visitors will continue to increase by this year end and beyond partly due to the positive visa policy, said an official of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

Situation settles down following Vietnamese worker abuse in Algeria

Vietnamese workers in Algeria have settled down and have returned to work in the wake of a Chinese company’s abuse of two labourers, Vietnamese Ambassador Vu The Hiep said.

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