ASEAN, China agree to step up cooperation against COVID-19 epidemic 20:17 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Foreign Ministers of 10 ASEAN member States and China agreed to step up cooperation against the COVID-19 epidemic at their special meeting in Vientiane, Laos on Thursday.
Statement of Special ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting on COVID-19 20:03 | 20/02/2020
VGP - ASEAN and China Foreign Ministers issued Statement following their special meeting on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Vientiane, Laos on February 20.
2020 ASEAN meeting schedules remain unchanged 19:49 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh assured that ASEAN meeting schedules in Viet Nam this year remain unchanged.
2020 ASEAN meeting schedules remain unchanged 19:49 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh assured that ASEAN meeting schedules in Viet Nam this year remain unchanged.
Rank of Ambassador bestowed upon diplomats 15:27 | 20/02/2020

VGP – Authorised by Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh in Ha Noi on February 19 presented decisions granting the rank of Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam to 14 diplomats.

COVID-19 update: More patient recovered, inbound tourism continues 15:16 | 20/02/2020
VGP  - A three-month-old baby was cleared of the virus and discharged from the Ha Noi Hospital for Tropical Disease this morning after 9-day treatment.
Positive prospects for VN’s rice exports in 2020 14:29 | 20/02/2020

VGP – A promising outlook is expected for Viet Nam’s rice exports in 2020 thanks to the positive impacts of the new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs) as well as the change in the supply and demand of the world market.

Outstanding contributors to COVID-19 fight receive timely rewards 14:09 | 20/02/2020

VGP – At least three certificates of merit were awarded to the collectives and individuals who contributed to preventing and combating the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Viet Nam controls COVID-19 better than Japan, says Ambassador 13:03 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Japanese Ambassador to Viet Nam Kunio Umeda spoke highly of Viet Nam’s fight against COVID-19 epidemic, adding that Viet Nam has done better than Japan.
Types of labor contracts 10:55 | 20/02/2020

VGP - Labor contracts include two types: (i) indefinite term labor contracts; and (ii) definite term labor contracts with a duration not exceeding 36 months.