Việt Nam stresses importance of transitional period in South Sudan

A boy walks on the remaining rooftops of the houses destroyed by the floods in the Yusuf Batir refugee camp in Maban, South Sudan. — AFP/VNA Photo NEW YORK — A Vietnamese diplomat underlined the importance of the transitional period and fully implementing the peace agreement in South Sudan while attending the UN Security Council’s […] Read more »

Việt Nam voices concern over armed conflicts’ impact on children

Ambassador Đặng Đình Quý, head of the Vietnam Mission to the United Nations. — VNA/VNS Photo NEW YORK — Ambassador Đặng Đình Quý, head of the Việt Nam Mission to the United Nations, voiced concern over the situation of children in armed conflicts and emphasised the need for the international community to take specific measures […] Read more »

Japanese experts, entrepreneurs to arrive in Việt Nam soon: Japanese FM

This file photo taken April 2020 shows passenger planes at Haneda airport in Tokyo. — KYODO/VNA Photo TOKYO — Some 440 Japanese experts and entrepreneurs are likely to travel to Việt Nam by charter flight from June 25 to 27, according to Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. He told the press in Tokyo on June […] Read more »

NA Chairwoman meets voters in Cần Thơ City

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân at the meeting with voters in Cẩn Thơ City. — VNA/VNS Photo CẦN THƠ — National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân has urged the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta City of Cần Thơ to accelerate work on building and developing the city with a sustainable development pace […] Read more »

PMs of Việt Nam and Malaysia discuss issues through phone

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc during a phone conversation with his Malaysian counterpart Muhyiddin Yassin. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc had a phone conversation with his Malaysian counterpart Muhyiddin Yassin on Tuesday to discuss bilateral co-operation, regional and international issues of mutual interest in the context of […] Read more »

Việt Nam hopes for more ADB support: PM Phúc

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc meets with ADB Country Director for Việt Nam Eric Sidgwick in Hà Nội on Monday. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất HÀ NỘI — As Việt Nam is in need of resources for its production recovery, the country hopes for more support from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to develop major […] Read more »

Việt Nam attends IAEA Board of Governors teleconference

Ambassador Lê Dũng, Việt Nam’s permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), attended a teleconference of the IAEA Board of Governors from June 15 to 19. — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — Ambassador Lê Dũng, Việt Nam’s permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), reaffirmed Việt Nam commitment to maintaining close […] Read more »

Việt Nam calls on parties to fully implement peace agreement in Central African Republic

A member of a patrol of the Bangladeshi contingent of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) gestures towards an armoured personnel carrier. — AFP/VNA Photo HÀ NỘI — Ambassador Đặng Đình Quý, head of Việt Nam’s Mission to the United Nations, has called on the government of the […] Read more »

Trust Bank swindle case appeal resumes

Defendants at a court in HCM City last year. — VNA/VNS Photo Thành Chung HCM CITY — The HCM City People’s Supreme Court yesterday (June 22) began hearing the second phase of the appeal in the misappropriation case at Đại Tín Bank, or Trust Bank, which caused a loss of VNĐ1.338 trillion (US$57.51 million). Hứa […] Read more »

PM Phúc bids farewell to outgoing World Bank country director

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc held a reception for Country Director of World Bank in Việt Nam Ousmane Dione on Monday in Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc thanked the World Bank (WB) for its important contributions to Việt Nam’s development, including poverty reduction efforts and […] Read more »

Police Party Central Committee tasked with ensuring safety of National Party Congress

Party General Secretary, President Nguyễn Phú Trọng (middle) and Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (left) attend the conference of the Police’s Party Central Committee on Monday. — VNA/VNS Photo Trí Dũng HÀ NỘI — Party General Secretary, President Nguyễn Phú Trọng asked the Police’s Party Central Committee to pay attention to building a strong and […] Read more »

Prime Minister meets citizens in Hải Phòng

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (centre) attends a groundbreaking ceremony for VinWonders Vũ Yên. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc reported the outcomes of the 14th National Assembly’s ninth session to residents in Ngô Quyền District, the northern port city of Hải Phòng during a meeting on Sunday. […] Read more »