Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association has new president

Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association has new president

NDO/VNA – Truong Thi Mai, Politburo member, Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) and Head of the CPVCC’s Mass Mobilization Commission, has been named President of the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association for the 2013-2018 tenure.  (10 hours ago)


Prime Minister to make official visit to US

  10 hours ago
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will pay an official visit to the United States of America from May 29 to May 31, the Foreign Ministry announced on May 23.  

Leaders offer congratulations on 40 years of Vietnam-Spain ties

  May 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – President Tran Dai Quang on May 22 sent a congratulatory message to King Felipe VI of Spain on the 40th anniversary of the Vietnam-Spain diplomatic relations (May 23, 1977).  

Vietnamese, Chinese youth seek closer ties

  May 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’ and China’s youth organisations should enhance exchange activities and partnerships in personnel training, said Le Quoc Phong, First Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s Central Committee at a meeting with First Secretary of the China Communist Youth League’s Central Committee Qin Yizhi in Beijing on May 21. 

President lauds relations with Canada

  May 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – President Tran Dai Quang has expressed his appreciation for the fine relations between Vietnam and Canada, wishing to bolster the bilateral multi-dimensional cooperation in a more practical manner. 

Vietnam, Indonesia seek to achieve US$10 billion trade

  May 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam and Indonesia should actively prepare for the 7th session of the Joint Committee on Economic, Scientific and Technological Cooperation to seek more ways to achieve trade value of US$10 billion as set. 

Vietnam attends G20 Sherpa Meeting in Germany

  May 21, 2017
NDO/VNA – A delegation of invited Vietnamese guests have called on G20 countries to promote inclusive development at the third G20 Sherpa Meeting in Munich, Germany, on May 18-19.  

Prime Minister greets Japanese trade minister

  May 20, 2017
NDO/VNA - The Vietnamese government will facilitate conditions for Japanese enterprises to bring their investment to Vietnam, making contributions to promote friendship and cooperative relations between the two countries, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

President shows hope for stronger economic ties with China

  May 20, 2017
NDO/VNA – President Tran Dai Quang hosted a reception for Chinese Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan in Hanoi on May 20, during which he emphasised that Vietnam attaches importance to expanding and improving the effectiveness of economic, trade and investment cooperation with China, benefiting the people of both countries.  

Prime Minister welcomes US trade representative

  May 20, 2017
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc gave reception in Hanoi on May 20 for US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer who is in Vietnam for the 23rd Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT 23) of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum.  

Vietnam attends 23rd ASEAN-China Senior Officials’ Consultation

  May 19, 2017
NDO/VNA – Senior officials of ASEAN and China convened the 23rd consultations in the Chinese province of Guizhou on May 19 to review their cooperation across the fields and outline specific tasks for the near future.  

Vietnam backs peace efforts on Korean Peninsula

  May 19, 2017
NDO/VNA - Vietnam consistently backs all efforts to promote dialogue and maintain peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.  

Vietnam welcomes US investors: President

  May 19, 2017
NDO/ VNA – President Tran Dai Quang encouraged US businesses to make investment in Vietnam’s energy, oil and gas, infrastructure, finance-banking, education and training, and tourism while addressing a workshop on the Vietnam-US prospects in 2017 and the following years in Hanoi on May 19. 

A great love for President Ho Chi Minh

  May 19, 2017
NDO – The American historical researcher, Josephine Stenson, who was nearly 50 years younger than President Ho Chi Minh, expressed her great love for Uncle Ho while making a speech at an International Seminar to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the great leader (1890-1990) in Hanoi in May 1990. 

Vietnam boosts tertiary education, green growth cooperation with Belgium

  May 18, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam hopes to forge stronger cooperation with Belgium in tertiary education, green economy and climate change response, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told Belgian Ambassador to Vietnam Jehanne Roccas during their meeting in Hanoi on May 18.