New chapter in relations with New Zealand, Australia

19/03/2018 20:56

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visits to New Zealand and Australia and his attendance at the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit were successful, elevating relations between Vietnam and the two countries to a new height as well as Vietnam's international profile.

Special Announcement: Former PM Phan Van Khai passes away

18/03/2018 15:42

The Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), the National Assembly, the President, the Government, and the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) issued a special announcement on the death of former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai.

Former PM Phan Van Khai dies, aged 85

17/03/2018 16:16

Former Politburo member and former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai passed away at 1:30 on March 17 at Cu Chi, Ho Chi Minh City, aged 85, according to the Board of health care services for senior officials.

ASEAN-Australia Special Summit opens

16/03/2018 15:37

The first ASEAN-Australia Special Summit opened in Sydney on March 16, in the presence of Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and leaders of ASEAN nations including Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Fishery cooperation in the South China sea

15/03/2018 18:14

The Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (DAV) together with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and the Embassy of Australia co-hosted the 2nd Ocean Dialogue on Thursday 15 March entitled "Fishery Cooperation in the South China Sea". The Dialogue aimed to discuss the fishing situation in the South China Sea and find out ways for regional countries to improve fishery cooperation.

PM Phuc visits Australian National University

15/03/2018 15:20

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the Australian National University (ANU), one of the world’s top ten research universities, right after his arrival in Canberra on March 14 (local time). 

Australia-Vietnam Strategic Partnership must be forward looking: Aussie Prof

14/03/2018 20:49

Carlyle A. Thayer- Emeritus Professor, the University of New South Wales, Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy, has an exclusive article on the Vietnam-Australia ties to the Vietnam News Agency on the occasion of the official visit to Australia by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc from March 14-18.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc begins Australia visit

14/03/2018 20:16

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and the Vietnamese high-level delegation arrived at Fairbairn military airport in Canberra in the afternoon of March 14, beginning an official visit to Australia at the invitation of Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

NA talks competition, higher education

14/03/2018 20:10

The draft amendments to the Competition Law and Law on Higher Education were discussed at the ongoing 22nd sitting of the Standing Committee of the 14th National Assembly yesterday.

Khanh Hoa authorities commemorate 64 Gac Ma naval martyrs

14/03/2018 16:11

The authorities of the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa and local armed forces gathered on March 14 to pay tribute to 64 naval officers and soldiers who lost their lives in a battle to protect Gac Ma (Johnson South) Reef in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago three decades ago.

Vietnam, New Zealand agree to boost all-round cooperation

13/03/2018 20:22

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his New Zealand counterpart, Jacinda Ardern, agreed on major directions to boost the future Vietnam-New Zealand cooperation in all fields during their talks in Auckland, New Zealand, on March 13.

PM Phuc suggests Auckland expand links with Vietnam

12/03/2018 19:59

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has suggested New Zealand’s Auckland city expand its cooperation with Vietnam, especially in economics and trade so as to double two-way trade between the two countries in the future.