MPS and MOFA discuss political security issues

28/08/2019 15:16

PSNews - The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs organized a workshop on political security issues in support of the development of mass organizations in Vietnam and associations of Vietnamese living abroad, on August 27.

PM wants diplomatic sector to be more proactive, sharp, innovative

20/06/2021 20:39

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said he wants the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to be proactive, sharp and creative in order to ensure national interests at a working session with the ministry's officials in Hanoi on June 19 to roll out the foreign policy under the 13th National Party Congress’s resolution.

Overseas Vietnamese supports domestic COVID-19 fight

10/06/2021 21:33

The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a ceremony in Hanoi on June 10 to receive money from Steve Bui & Friends Foundation and other foreign companies in support of the nation’s ongoing fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam to halt entry to all foreigners due to COVID-19

22/03/2020 09:23

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 21 said that the Vietnamese Government has decided to temporarily suspend entry of all foreigners from March 22 due to the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam brings into full play active role at multilateral forums

24/09/2018 15:16

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a high-ranking delegation to the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced. The event will take place from September 25 - October 1 with the theme “Making the United Nations Relevant to All People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and Sustainable Societies”. 

Vietnam welcomes outcome of inter-Korean summit

21/09/2018 15:03

PSNews - During the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hanoi on September 20, Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang mentioned about the Pyongyang Joint Declaration of the inter-Korean summit (September 18-19).

Diplomats seek to improve consular affairs, citizen protection

07/08/2018 20:26

More than 150 heads of Vietnamese representative agencies abroad and leaders of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) gathered at a conference in Hanoi on August 7 to discuss measures to enhance the effectiveness of activities related to overseas Vietnamese (OV) and citizen protection.

Vietnamese advised to avoid nonessential travel to Indonesia

17/05/2018 09:14

The Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has recommended Vietnamese citizens to avoid nonessential travel to Indonesia as the country has raised the security alert status to the highest level after bomb attacks on May 13 and 14.

Ministries of Public Security and Foreign Affairs bolster cooperation

25/05/2017 21:21

PSNews-Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Minister of Public Security (MPS) chaired a meeting with the participation of newly appointed Ambassador and Consuls General by the State President to be Heads of Vietnam’s overseas representative agencies in the term 2017-2020.

Vietnam to integrate UN meeting’s outcomes into APEC 2017’s agenda

10/03/2017 21:54

PSNews – Outcomes of the UN high-level meeting for the Euro-Asia region on improving cooperation on transit, trade facilitation and the 2030 agenda for sustainable development will be integrated into the agenda of the APEC 2017, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Netherlands wants stronger ties with Vietnam

17/02/2017 09:09

The Netherlands attaches importance to further developing relations with Vietnam, senior officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs told Vietnam’s newly-appointed ambassador to the country Ngo Thi Hoa.