Prime Minister’s visit set to forward Vietnam-US relations

28/05/2017 21:27

The official visit from May 29-31 will be the first trip to the US by Nguyen Xuan Phuc as Prime Minister of Vietnam and also the first time a Vietnamese senior leader will meet with US President Donald Trump since the countries had new leaders.

Diplomat talks about strategic motivations behind Vietnam-US ties

29/05/2017 22:31

The US’s The National Interest online magazine on May 28 published an article by former Ambassador and head of the Vietnamese Mission to the UN Nguyen Thanh Chau, which pointed out strategic motivations driving the relationship between Vietnam and the US.

Vietnam reaffirmed its stance on the East Sea at SOM ARF

25/05/2017 19:14

PSNews - Vietnam once again affirms its consistent position on the East Sea (South China Sea), emphasizing the importance of resolving disputes by peaceful means on the basis of respect for international law, including UNCLOS 1982, and diplomatic and legal processes.

APEC Ministers found consensus voice on TPP

22/05/2017 11:15

PSNews-Ministers and Vice Ministers from Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Malaysia, Peru, Singapore and Viet Nam met today to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in the margins of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers Responsible for Trade.

APEC remains major driving force for economic growth in Asia-Pacific region

22/05/2017 11:04

PSNews-The 23rd Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting (MRT 23) wrapped up in Hanoi on May 21, bringing about various fine outcomes for the Asia-Pacific region and affirming effective implementation of the APEC 2017 theme and 4 priorities aiming at “Creating new momentum, looking after common future”.

Vietnam attends G20 Sherpa Meeting in Germany

21/05/2017 21:29

The Vietnamese delegation, as an invited guest, has called for G20 countries to promote inclusive development at the third G20 Sherpa Meeting in Munich, Germany, on May 18-19.

ASEAN, China Senior Officials meet up at 23rd Consultation

21/05/2017 13:54

PSNews – The 23rd ASEAN-China Senior Officials (SOM) Consultation took place on May 19th to review politic-security, economic, socio-culture cooperation and people-to-people exchange. The event also set out specific orientation for cooperation between ASEAN and China in the coming period.

Vietnam welcomes US investors: President

20/05/2017 15:17

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.

SOM 2 wraps up in Hanoi with various fine outcomes

19/05/2017 13:39

PSNews-On May 18 afternoon, the Second Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 2) of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum, ended successfully and achieved good results. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son presided over a press briefing on the results of the SOM2.

APEC 2017 SOM 2 officially opens in Hanoi

18/05/2017 17:49

PSNews-In the morning of May 17, the APEC 2017 2nd Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) officially opened in Hanoi. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son chaired the event.

President Quang meets with outstanding policewomen

17/05/2017 14:21

PSNews- President Tran Dai Quang on May 16 met with outstanding public security’s female models of 2016 in Hanoi. At the meeting, he highlighted the important contributions by generations of Vietnamese women to the country’s achievements.

Vietnam, Singapore navies bolster cooperative ties

15/05/2017 23:10

Rear Admiral Pham Hoai Nam, Commander of the Vietnam People’s Navy, had a bilateral meeting with his Singaporean counterpart Lai Chung Han on May 14, Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) newspaper reported.