VN offers condolences over death of Oman’s Sultan 19:42 | 15/01/2020
VGP – The Government and people of Viet Nam have extended the deepest condolences over the death of Oman’s Sultan Qaboos Bin Said who passed away on January 10 at the age of 79.
NA Vice Chairwoman meets Australian Speaker of House of Representatives 16:10 | 15/01/2020

VGP – Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong asserted Viet Nam’s consistent policy to attach importance to and advocate the strong development of Viet Nam-Australia strategic partnership at her meeting with Speaker of the House of Representatives Tony Smith in Canberra, Australia, on January 14. 

NA Vice Chairwoman attends first plenary session of APPF 28 16:08 | 15/01/2020

VGP – Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong called on members of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF28) to join hands with governments to care about sustainable development, making sustainable and inclusive development as part of annual and long-term orientations for the sake of all sides. 

Condolences over death of Sultan of Oman 10:50 | 15/01/2020

VGP – Party General Secretary, State President Nguyen Phu Trong on January 14 sent a message of condolences to Sultan of Oman Haitham Bin Tariq Bin Taimour over the decease of Sultan of Oman Qaboos Bin Said. 

Congratulations to newly-elected RoK PM 10:50 | 15/01/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 14 cabled a message of congratulations to Mr. Chung Sye Kyun upon his election as Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK). 

First meeting of 51st ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting held 10:28 | 15/01/2020

VGP - The first meeting of the ASEAN senior economic officials for the 51st ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (SEOM 1/51) was held in Ha Noi from January 12-14.

Congratulations to new Thai Privy Council president 11:30 | 14/01/2020

VGP - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 13 cabled a message of congratulations to General Surayud Chulanont on his appointment as President of the Thai Privy Council.

VN absorbs US$ 16.7 bln of remittances in 2019 16:36 | 13/01/2020

VGP – In 2019, Viet Nam received US$ 16.7 billion of remittances, representing a year-on-year growth of 4.4%, according to the World Bank (WB).

ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat scheduled to take place in Nha Trang next week 19:09 | 12/01/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh will chair the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat in the central city of Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa province from 15 to 17 January 2020, the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry has announced./.
Top leader extends condolences over plane crash in Iran 14:41 | 11/01/2020
VGP - Party General Secretary, State President Nguyen Phu Trong on January 10 extended condolences to President of Iran Hassan Rouhani, Governor General of Canada Julie Payette, and President of Ukraine V.O. Zelensky over the recent plane crash of a passenger jet operated by the Ukraine International Airlines.