PSNews-Over 200 delegates from the 21 member economies of APEC, including the host Vietnamese delegation, joined the 2017 Women and the Economy Forum (WEF), the 2nd Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy (PPWE2), organized by the Ministry of Labor, Invalid and Social Affairs (MOLISA) of Vietnam in Hue city on September 26.
PSNews – The Vietnam Fisheries Association strongly opposed the killing of two Vietnamese fishermen by the Philippine functional forces.
President Tran Dai Quang hosted separate receptions on September 26 for the Ambassadors of Israel, Bangladesh, Finland, Austria and Cuba, after the ambassadors presented their credentials before taking office in Vietnam.
Many scholars from countries that claim no territory in the East Sea have said that maintaining maritime freedom, devising coordination mechanisms and controlling conflicts on the basis of respect for law and mutual trust between concerned parties are important to settling disputes.
PSNews-The Presidential Office organized a ceremony to mark the 25th anniversary of its reestablishment (September 25, 1992) and receive the Ho Chi Minh Order.
PSNews-Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with Hungarian Prime Minister Orbán Viktor after the red-carpet reception at the Presidential Palace on September 25.
The Vietnamese Government always creates favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those from the US, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a reception for President of the US’s Harbinger Capital Partners LLC Philip Falcone in Hanoi on September 25.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 25 sent a letter of congratulations to Chancellor Angela Merkel over her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Party’s victory in the German parliament election for the 2017-2021 tenure.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban following a welcome ceremony in Hanoi on September 25, affirming that Vietnam always treasures developing ties with traditional friends in the Central and Eastern Europe, including Hungary as a priority partner.
PSNews – Da Nang has basically completed all necessary projects serving the summit and related activities of the APEC High-level Week from November 6-11.
PSNews-The second ASEAN Ministerial Conference on Cyber-security (AMCC) and the 2017 Singapore International Cyber Week were held in Singapore from September 18 to 21, according to the International Cooperation Department under the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).
PSNews - Within the framework of the 4th Vietnam-China Border Defense Friendship Exchange, a delegation of the Vietnam People's Army led by General Ngo Xuan Lich, Member of Politburo, Deputy Secretary of the Central Military Commission, and Minister of Defense on September 24 had various exchange activities in Yunnan Province, China.
Vice Secretary of the Central Military Commission and Defence Minister of Vietnam Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich held talks with Vice Chairman of China’s Central Military Commission Fan Changlong on September 24 as part of the fourth Vietnam-China border defence friendship exchange.
The visit seeks to enhance maritime cooperation between the Indian Navy and the Vietnam People’s Navy and will further bolster the strong bonds of friendship between the two countries and contribute to security and stability in this vital part of the world.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh highlighted Vietnam’s active and proactive international integration at the General Debate of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 22.
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has called on Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to increase the exchange of high-ranking visits and meetings in order to enhance political trust, expand cooperation and deepen their bilateral ties.
PSNews - Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Le Thi Thu Hang updated information on the death of a Vietnamese citizen in Taiwan at a press briefing held in Hanoi on September 21.
President Tran Dai Quang has asked the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (IRIC) to provide continued support for member organisations in Southeast Asia, including Vietnam.
PSNews - Deputy Prime Minister (PM) Vuong Dinh Hue on September 21 attended the Vietnam-Slovakia Business Forum, co-organized by the Ministry of Economy of Slovakia, the Embassy of Vietnam in Slovakia and the Ministry of Planning and Investment of Vietnam.
PSNews – For India, ASEAN is at the heart of the “Act East” Policy with Vietnam being an important pillar of the Policy, emphasized Mr. Parvathaneni Harish, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Vietnam.