The outcomes of the third session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) were announced at a press conference in Hanoi on June 21 afternoon after the sitting wrapped up earlier the same day.
President Tran Dai Quang on June 19 hosted a reception for outgoing Israeli Ambassador Meirav Eilon Shahar in Hanoi, during which he congratulated the diplomat on a successful tenure in Vietnam.
National Assembly deputies passed on June 19 the revised Law on Technology Transfer, Law on Irrigation, and the revised Law on Tourism during a session in Hanoi.
Member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum on June 19 adopted a statement on sustainable tourism development during the APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Sustainable Tourism in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province.
President Tran Dai Quang on June 17 met with Vietnamese former volunteer soldiers who helped Cambodia in the 1979-1989 period.
President of the Senate of the Republic of Haiti Youri Latortue and his spouse arrived in Hanoi on June 17, beginning a six-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
The National Assembly passed the draft revised Law on Railway with 80.86 percent of votes during the June 16 working session of its ongoing third sitting
President Tran Dai Quang presented the President’s decisions to appoint chiefs of Vietnamese representative offices abroad for the 2017-2020 tenure at a ceremony in Hanoi on June 16.
A Vietnamese representative has again stressed the important role of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) as the Constitution of the seas and oceans which provides a comprehensive and sound legal framework for all activities carried out in the seas and oceans.
PSNews-State President Tran Dai Quang sent a letter, praising volunteer blood donors for their meaningful deeds. Below is the main content of the letter.
PSNews- A news briefing on the 4th Vietnam-China Border Defense Friendship Exchange 2017 was held by the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army, under the Ministry of Defense on June 13.
PSNews-A Vietnam-Cuba friendship meeting was held in Hanoi on June 13 by the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association (VCFA).
The 14th National Assembly began question and answer (Q&A) sessions as part of its ongoing third meeting in Hanoi on June 13.
USS Coronado (LCS 4) is conducting an Expeditionary Preventive Maintenance Availability as part of a technical visit to Cam Ranh International Port, Vietnam June 11-15.
Lawmakers adopted on June 12 a draft law on support for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with 83.5% of the NA deputies voting for the bill, which consists of four chapters with 35 articles.
PSNews - Regarding a speech of RoK President Moon Jae-in honoring Korean “contributors” joining battlefields in foreign countries, including Vietnam. A representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs seriously talked with a representative of the Republic of Korean Embassy.
The two legislative bodies have consented to support and accelerate the implementation of cooperation programs and projects in the time ahead.
PSNews - Vietnam says it has good relationships with Middle East countries and hopes for peace and stability in the region.
An international conference themed “Geopolitical Transition in the Asia-Pacific and the Half-Century Road of ASEAN” was held on June 9 in Hanoi by the Vietnam Diplomatic Academy in association of the ASEAN Bureau under the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry, and the Konrad Adenaur Foundation.
Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has called on ASEAN member countries to deeply understand opportunities and challenges amid rapid changes in the region and the world in order to seek solutions for fulfilling the group’s major objectives.